Tom Cruise Cries in Lady Gaga’s ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Music Video for ‘Hold My Hand’ Ballad

The loss of Goose (Anthony Edwards) still haunts the “Top Gun” films, despite Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) flying high once more.Oscar winner Lady Gaga announced original song “Hold My Hand” for “Top Gun: Maverick,” the sequel to the hit 1986 film, in theaters May 27.

The “House of Gucci” star released the emotional music video for the ballad on May 6, ahead of the “Top Gun: Maverick” premiere at Cannes in a few weeks.Director Joseph Kosinski filmed Gaga belting the moving single while at an airfield in the desert.

Flashbacks to the original film, helmed by Tony Scott, revisit Goose’s heartbreaking death as Cruise’s Maverick holds him.

The follow-up film is set 30 years after the original, with Maverick now training a detachment of Topgun graduates, including Goose’s son Lt.

Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller) aka Rooster, for a dangerous, specialized mission.The lyrics for “Hold My Hand” include:

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