Oscar-nominated musicians who paved the way for Lady Gaga
The singers who received nods for their acting chops
Whether or not Lady Gaga takes home the Oscar for Best Actress this year, she has already joined an elite group of multi-talented musicians whose abilities far exceeded one genre. Many singers have dabbled in film, but few have received nods from the Academy for it. Click through to see every Oscar-nominated performance by a musician, ranked from worst to best by Vulture, and decide where you think ‘A Star Is Born’ should fit.