Inauguration Weekend: A Star-Powered Lineup

Jan 18, 2013 4:21pm
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The Presidential Inaugural Committee has a weekend packed with star-powered events planned to kick off President Obama’s second term.

Tune in to the ABC News.com Live page on Monday morning starting at 9:30 a.m. EST for all-day live streaming video coverage of Inauguration 2013: Barack Obama. Live coverage will also be available on the ABC News iPad App and mobile devices.

Here is the list of stars and speakers performing at each event.

Saturday – National Day of Service:
The Service Summit is open to the public starting Saturday at 9:30 a.m. on the National Mall.

  • National Day of Service Honorary Chair Chelsea Clinton
  • PIC Co-Chair Eva Longoria
  • Singer/songwriter Ben Folds
  • Iraq war veteran and Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden
  • American Heart Association spokesperson and television personality Star Jones
  • Actress Angela Bassett
  • Gospel singer Yolanda Adams
  • Rep and Iraq War veteran Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill.
  • Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter
  • The World Children’s Choir
  • 94.7 Fresh FM host Tommy McFly

Saturday - & Kids’ Inaugural Concert:
The Kids’ Inaugural Concert is a ticketed event for military children and their families starting at 6 p.m. in the Washington Convention Center.

  • Nick Cannon
  • DJ D-Nice
  • Rosci Diaz
  • J.R. Martinez
  • Black Violin
  • Far East Movement
  • Glee cast members Amber Riley, Darren Criss and Naya Rivera
  • iLuminate
  • Katy Perry
  • Mindless Behavior
  • The Soul Children of Chicago
  • Usher

Sunday – Private Swearing-In:
Obama’s private swearing-in will take place at noon at the White House. Biden will be sworn in ahead of time at the Naval Observatory.

  • No singers, just political big names. Chief Justice John Roberts will perform President Obama’s swearing in, and Justice Sonia Sotomayor will administer the oath to Vice President Joe Biden.

Monday – Inaugural Ceremony:
The musical pre-show for the Inaugural swearing-in ceremony starts at 9:30 a.m. on the West Front of the Capitol. 

  • The United States Marine Band directed by Col. Michael J. Colburn
  • Civil rights actvist Myrlie Evers-Williams
  • The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir
  • James Taylor singing “America the Beautiful” after Biden takes the oath of office
  • Kelly Clarkson singing “My Country Tis of Thee” after Obama takes the oath of office
  • Poet Richard Blanco
  • Rev. Luis Leon giving the benediction
  • Beyonce singing the National Anthem after Rev. Luis

Monday – Commander-in-Chief’s Ball:
The Commander-in-Chief’s Ball is a ticketed celebration open to members of the military, including many of enlisted rank, starting at 6 p.m. in the Washington Convention Center.

  • DJ Dan Moose
  • Alicia Keys
  • Brad Paisley
  • Chris Cornell
  • Jamie Foxx
  • Jennifer Hudson
  • Marc Anthony

Monday – Inaugural Ball:
The Inaugural Ball is a ticketed celebration starting at 6 p.m. in the Washington Convention Center.

  • DJ D-Nice
  • Alicia Keys
  • Brad Paisley
  • FUN.
  • “Glee” cast
  • John Legend
  •  Maná
  • Soundgarden
  • Stevie Wonder
  • Black Violin
  • Far East Movement
  • Katy Perry
  • Smokey Robinson
  • Usher
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