Mary Lambert, Madonna Join Macklemore & Ryan Lewis "Same Love" Grammy Performance: Watch!

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The 2014 Grammy Awards were full of powerhouse performances, but the most moving, by far, belonged to Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with Mary Lambert.

Their performance lit up L.A.'s Staples Center, and was made all the more stirring with Queen Latifah officiated 33 marriages, many of them same-sex.

As if that wasn't enough, Madonna, a champion of equality for decades, joined Macklemore, Ryan and Mary on their gay marriage anthem "Same Love."

Watch the powerful effort from the 2014 Grammy Awards winners, who received a thunderous ovation from the capacity crowd, for yourself below ...

Toward the end of the duo's hit, Madonna joined Mary Lambert to conclude the song with a mash-up of the “Same Love” chorus and “Open Your Heart.”

Queen Latifah joined the singers in unison, along with a gospel choir and horn aficionado Trombone Shorty amidst a backdrop of stained glass windows.

After introducing the performance, Latifah returned to the stage at the end to formally officiate 34 gay marriages in an incredibly emotional moment.

Thirty-four smiling couples exchanged rings in front of the arena audience, and 40 million viewers, as the ordained minister pronounced them married.

That's a hard act to tough ... even if you're Beyonce and Jay-Z and "Drunk in Love." What did you think of the performance? Tell us in the comments!

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Weddings bore me.It would have been better if it was just Madonna performing.Love her or hate her,she puts on a great show.


And then she goes and does this lmfao...


But by bit we ate breaking down these crazy barriers to Love.. Here we had a visual of love and support from thousands attending the live show in person , joined by millions on the planet watching on tv. What better way to get the message of love is love, love is the same whichever way you package it , out there! Well done Grammys, Macklemore et al. #revolutionoflove. I found it moving, emotional and appropriate. If Music be the food of love, play on!! It was the highlight of the night. Frankly I thought most of the performances were boring and if some of those songs, albums won awards , heaven help us.


I'm pro gay, but didn't see the point of this. It wasn't appropriate to the Grammys. Madonna making a token appearance doesn't give it cred.