"I hope that I'm not throwing up and boo booing on myself," Elijah Kelley, the Scarecrow in The Wiz, told E! News. "Because I know I'm going to be nervous."
However, Mary J. Blige does not have time to be nervous when those cameras are rolling and the live performance is beamed into the homes of millions of families.
"It's live, so I can't even think about being nervous," Blige told E! News during a visit to Grumman Studios in Bethpage, New York. "I have to deliver. So, nerves? I have to brush that off."