By Ariana Bacle
Updated March 02, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST
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Following the always-emotional “In Memoriam” segment, Bette Midler performed the always-emotional “Wind Beneath My Wings.” What a choice: It fit both the night’s hero theme and sentimentally saluted the late stars.Midler kept her composure during the song but appeared to break out in tears as the crowd gave her a standing ovation.

Watch the performance below:

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