“It hit very close to my heart for obvious reasons.”
Kesha thanked Lady Gaga and Joe Biden on Sunday night after they used the Oscar stage to speak out against sexual assault.
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“Thank u @LadyGaga and VP @JoeBiden for bringing attention to sexual assault at the Oscars,” Kesha wrote on her Twitter. “It hit very close to my heart for obvious reasons.”
Kesha praised Lady Gaga for her emotional performance of her Academy-Award nominated song, “Til It Happens To You”.
The song was written for the documentary The Hunting Ground, which deals with the issue of sexual assault on university campuses.
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Gaga’s performance was introduced by Vice President Joe Biden, who took the opportunity to speak out against sexual assault.