Click Here for Articles About GLEE

Cast of GLEE, Katy Perry,fun. & More to Perform at Obama Inaugural Ball

Related Links
Scoop: THE CHEW - Week of 7/28 on ABCScoop: THE CHEW - Week of 7/28 on ABC
July 24, 2014
'The Flash' adds to Gallery of Villains'The Flash' adds to Gallery of Villains
July 24, 2014
GLEE's Naya Rivera Adds Married Name to TwitterGLEE's Naya Rivera Adds Married Name to Twitter
July 24, 2014
HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER & More Coming to Nick at Nite Line-UpHOW I MET YOUR MOTHER & More Coming to Nick at Nite Line-Up
May 29, 2014
Related: GLEE, FOX reports that Katy Perry, Usher and the cast of GLEE will be among the performers taking part in President Obama's Inaugural galas planned for the January 21 57th Presidential Inauguration celebration. Other superstars in the line-up include Brad Paisley, Smokey Robinson, Marc Anthony, Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys and John Legend.

Earlier in the week it was reported that Beyonce, James Taylor and Kelly Clarkson would perform at the inauguration ceremony. Beyonce will be performing The National Anthem while American Idol winner Clarkson will take on My Country Tis of Thee. James Taylor will sing his version of America the Beautiful.

A statement from President Obama read: "Vice President [Joe] Biden and I are honored to have these wonderfully talented musical artists perform at the Inaugural ceremony. Their music is often at the heart of the American story and speaks to folks across the country."

The massive concert, which is expected to draw more than 35,000 attendees, and the two official inaugural balls will be held at the Washington Convention Center over the Martin Luther King holiday weekend as the President begins his second term of office.

Other event performers include Far East Movement, pop-rock trio fun., R&B band Mindless Behavior, Nick Cannon and the youth gospel choir Soul Children of Chicago.

Photo courtesy of FOX

Comment & Share

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber