Olivia Newton-John was hopelessly dedicated to serving to others, particularly her mates.
Melissa Etheridge helped pay tribute to the late star on the 2022 American Music Awards on Nov. 20. However earlier than she took the stage to introduce Pink‘s emotional efficiency of “Hopelessly Devoted To You” from Grease, the singer-songwriter recalled how Olivia supported her via some of the tough occasions in her life.
“Once I was identified with breast most cancers 18 years in the past, she was the primary telephone name I bought,” Melissa solely instructed E! Information‘ Francesca Amiker on the AMAs pink carpet. “She immediately known as me, reached out, sister, . She was so considerate and candy.”
Olivia handed away on Aug. 8 after a decades-long battle with breast most cancers. However in keeping with Melissa, the “Bodily” singer by no means let her sickness get her down. “It is so, so unhappy to lose her,” she added. “However man, she lived each second. Each second.”
The Grammy and Oscar winner lately wrapped up her Off-Broadway solo present My Window – A Journey By means of Life final month, an expertise she instructed E! Information was far totally different than acting at an awards present.