WASHINGTON, D.C. (CelebrityAccess) The Kennedy Center Honors, taped earlier this month, aired on CBS last night with Adam Lambert’s rendition of Cher’s hit “Believe” easily one of the night’s biggest moments.
The ceremony featured tributes to Cher, Reba McEntire, Philip Glass, Wayne Shorter and Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Hamilton,” but it was Lambert’s version of Cher’s biggest hit that brought the audience to its feet, and caused Cher to be visibly moved by the performance.
— CBS (@CBS) December 27, 2018
“Tried 2 write Feelings About Adam Lambert Singing Believe In Words, but Cant seem 2,” Cher wrote on Twitter. “When Your senses are Overwhelmed All Can you feel with your [heart].”
He was so great.. even sound check was great! Xx❤️🌟🔥 https://t.co/HTj2IjVbcW
— Cyndi Lauper (@cyndilauper) December 26, 2018
Cyndi Lauper also brought the crowd to their feet with her rendition of “If I Could Turn Back Time.”
The Dec. 2 event also featured performances by Kristin Chenoweth, Renee Fleming, and Little Big Town, among others.
Tried 2 write Feelings About Adam Lambert Singing
Believe In Words,but Cant seem 2.When Your senses are Overwhelmed All Can you feel with your ❤️.
I Was Shocked AND Over The MOON When Cindi (Lauper) came out Rocking the house.
Shocked Because SHE TOLD ME SHE WAS IN LA,
— Cher (@cher) December 27, 2018