This years Academy Awards has drawn a lot of controversy over its lack of diversity as for the nominees goes with Twitter using the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite being that it's the second year in a row that no person of color was nominated in any of the major categories. This week the Oscars released their list of performers and presenters unlike the nominations the ceremony is more diverse with color and gender.\u00a0Pharrell and The Weeknd. Presumably, the latter will perform their Oscar-nominated 50 Shades Of Grey soundtrack contribution \u201cEarned It,\u201d and the former will do \u2026. one of the\u00a0N.E.R.D. songs\u00a0from the SpongeBob SquarePants movie? Sam Smith is also scheduled to perform his nominated James Bond theme \u201cWriting's On The Wall.\u201d Other presenters announced include Kevin Hart, Whoopi Goldberg, Benicio del Toro, Tina Fey, Ryan Gosling, and Charlize Theron. The Academy Awards will air on 2\/28.