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World Inauguration 2021: Watch All the Performances from Lady Gaga, Foo Fighters and More

13:00  21 january  2021
13:00  21 january  2021 Source:   newsweek.com

Lady Gaga to sing US national anthem for Biden-Harris inauguration

  Lady Gaga to sing US national anthem for Biden-Harris inauguration Lady Gaga is set to sing the national anthem for the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on January 20. The Biden-Harris inaugural committee confirmed to Variety that Gaga is on board to perform 'The Star Spangled Banner' for the swearing-in ceremony, which typically begins around 11:30am ET (3.30am Thursday AEDT) on the West front of the US Capitol. Also on deck for the ceremony: Jennifer Lopez will perform; Andrea Hall, a career firefighter, will lead in the Pledge of Allegiance; Amanda Gorman, the first-ever National Youth Poet Laureate (and a Los Angeles native), will recite a poem; an invocation will be delivered by Father Leo O'Donovan, and a benediction

Like so much this past year, the inaugural celebration will be like no other: pared-down, distanced, much of it virtual. Miranda will contribute a classical recitation, joining musicians like Bruce Springsteen, Katy Perry, John Legend, Demi Lovato, Foo Fighters , Justin Timberlake and Bon Jovi.

Lady Gaga and President Joseph R. Biden Jr., January 2021 (Alex Wong/Getty Images). sang the National Anthem at the inauguration of Joe Biden A is scheduled for today. Another featuring Bruce Springsteen, Foo Fighters , Justin Timberlake and Ant Clemons, and more will take place tonight.

The inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States and its subsequent celebration concert may not have had a full audience due to COVID-19 restrictions, but that did not stop some of the biggest stars from performing in support of Biden and his Vice President Kamala Harris.

Lady Gaga wearing a costume: Singer Lady Gaga performs during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. During today's inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. © Saul Loeb/Pool/Getty Images Singer Lady Gaga performs during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. During today's inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States.

Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez performed during the ceremony itself, while acts like Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Katy Perry and John Legend performed during the Tom Hanks-hosted Celebrating America inaugural ball that followed.

Lady Gaga sings at the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

 Lady Gaga sings at the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Lady Gaga sings the US national anthem "Star Spangled Banner" at the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. © Provided by www.rollingstone.de Lady Gaga at the Fashion Awards 2016 Lady Gaga sings the US national anthem "Star Spangled Banner" at the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Next Wednesday (January 20, 2021) the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will take place. Lady Gaga is supposed to sing the national anthem on this day.

Lady Gaga will perform the national anthem for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Jan. Musicians from all genres plan to greet the Biden-Harris administration, with performances from Jennifer Lopez, Earth, Wind & Fire, John Legend and more .

You can watch tonight's event and tomorrow's inauguration live, here on this page. Read more : Follow live updates and news on Inauguration Day 2021 . During the ceremony, Mr Biden will deliver an inaugural address to set out his vision for his term as president. Lady Gaga is scheduled to sing the

Throughout his presidential campaign, Biden has spoken about uniting America, and his inauguration saw him manage to reunite iconic '90s one-hit wonders New Radicals to perform "You Get What You Give," a song that has a special place in the heart of both Biden and the Second Gentleman, Harris' husband Doug Emhoff.

All the inauguration day 2021 performances

Lady Gaga - "The Star-Spangled Banner"

The U.S. national anthem has been sung by any number of singers in the past brave enough to tackle the famously difficult song, with Beyoncé, Fergie and Whitney Houston (whose version was a top 20 hit) among the most famous (and infamous) versions. Now, Lady Gaga has added herself to that list.

Jennifer Lopez - "This Land Is Your Land" and "America the Beautiful"

What we know about Biden’s inauguration plans

  What we know about Biden’s inauguration plans This year will feature pared-down festivities and beefed-up security.Under normal circumstances, thousands of people gather on the National Mall while the president-elect takes the oath of office on the West front of the Capitol, followed by a parade down Pennsylvania Avenue with thousands of military personnel representing each branch and, at night, an inaugural ball.

Oscar-winner Lady Gaga performed the national anthem at Joe Biden's inauguration , wearing a Performers throughout the day will include Jennifer Lopez, Garth Brooks, Bruce Springsteen, Foo Lady Gaga arrives to sing the National Anthem on Jan. 20, 2021 in Washington.Win McNamee

Foo Fighters have released three songs since announcing their forthcoming LP Medicine at Midnight. They released “” and “” earlier this month, and “” debuted on SNL in November. Other performers during the Inauguration Day celebrations included , , , and others.

Just under a year after delivering one of the all-time great Super Bowl half-time performances, J.Lo was back on the world stage. Though it was a more low-key performance (no acrobatic pole-dancing here), she did manage to slip in a reference to her song "Let's Get Loud."

Garth Brooks - "Amazing Grace"

Despite a largely conservative fanbase, and Brooks joking that he might be the only Republican at the ceremony, the country superstar still answered Biden's call for bipartisan unity by performing at the inauguration.

Amanda Gorman - "The Hill We Climb"

National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman became the youngest ever inaugural poet (at 22) when she took to the stage to perform her poem "The Hill We Climb."

New Radicals - "You Get What You Give"

The 1998 hit had previously been used by Emhoff at campaign rallies, while Biden has called it his family's "rallying theme song" during his son's Beau's illness. The band, however, had not performed it for 22 years until deciding to reunite to honor Beau Biden and the Biden administration.

Lady Gaga performs the US National Anthem at Biden-Harris Inauguration

  Lady Gaga performs the US National Anthem at Biden-Harris Inauguration Lady Gaga has belted out 'The Star Spangled Banner' at the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. The singer stood on the podium where the ceremony was being conducted with a gold microphone in hand and wearing a full red skirt with black coat jacket, featuring a large gold broach of a dove pinned to her chest. Before taking to the stage at the Capitol, the singer took to Twitter and told fans the theme of her performance was peace. 1/3 SLIDES © AP Lady Gaga sings the U.S. National Anthem at the beginning of the swearing in ceremony for the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S.

Lady Gaga sings National Anthem at Biden's inauguration . The history of celebrities performing at inaugurations dates back to Franklin D Roosevelt’s third inauguration in 1941, when a gala celebration the evening before saw performances from Irving Berlin, Mickey Rooney and Charlie

Lady Gaga is leading with love and light. 20. While the 34-year-old musician is set to perform the National Anthem at the highly anticipated event, she's also using her voice for more than just singing. Watch : Lady Gaga Sings National Anthem At Joe Biden’s Inauguration . All the Statement-Making Fashion You Might Have Missed at the 2021 Presidential Inauguration .

Bruce Springsteen - "Land of Hope and Dreams"

No Democratic inauguration would be complete without The Boss, and Springsteen kicked off the Celebrating America special with "Land of Hope and Dreams," a song that had previously been used in John Kerry's unsuccessful Presidential campaign and played after Barack Obama's farewell address.

Jon Bon Jovi - "Here Comes the Sun"

Celebrating America tried to do just that, with the all-star cast introduced by a roster of everyday heroes. Jon Bon Jovi's acoustic cover of the Beatles track, for example, was introduced by UPS deliveryman Anthony Gaskin.

Yo-Yo Ma

Amidst the pop performances were the world-famous cellist, who performed a solo including elements of "Amazing Grace," Dvořák's 9th symphony and the Shaker song "Simple Gifts."

Ant Clemons and Justin Timberlake - "Better Days"

Performing from Memphis, Tennessee was rapper Ant Clemons and Justin Timberlake with the newest song performed at the inauguration.

Foo Fighters - "Times Like These"

After being introduced by elementary school teacher Mackenzie Adams, Dave Grohl paid his own tribute to teachers before launching into "Times Like These."

Twitter is loving Lady Gaga's Hunger Games look at Joe Biden's inauguration

  Twitter is loving Lady Gaga's Hunger Games look at Joe Biden's inauguration Lady Gaga performed an incredible rendition of the US National Anthem at the inauguration of Joe Biden on Wednesday, but it was her Hunger Games-style outfit that has everybody talking. The 34-year-old hitmaker wore a beautiful black turtleneck dress, with a voluminous red skirt, adorned with a gold dove brooch that resembled a Mockingjay, the Hunger Games franchise symbol. She tweeted of the brooch, "A dove carrying an olive branch. May we all make peace with each other."https://twitter.com/ladygaga/status/1351952799911669762And fans loved it. "Lady Gaga serving some Hunger Games symbolism is exactly what I needed today," one viewer wrote on Twitter.

Broadway stars - "Seasons of Love" and "Let the Sun Shine In"

Performing from their homes, a cast of TV, film and Broadway stars including Rosie Perez, BD Wong, Audra McDonald, Wayne Brady, Vanessa Williams, Grey's Anatomy star Chandra Wilson, RuPaul's Drag Race alum Peppermint and Hamilton star Renée Elise Goldsberry performed songs from Rent and Hair.

Lin-Manuel Miranda - "The Cure at Troy"

Speaking of Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda performed a version of poet Seamus Heaney's "The Cure at Troy," a favorite of Biden's.

John Legend - "Feeling Good"

John Legend performed the Nina Simone standard following one of Harris' first speeches as Vice President.

Tyler Hubbard and Tim McGraw - "Undivided"

Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard and Tim McGraw united in Nashville for "Undivided," a song pleading for an end to the divisiveness of American political discourse. They were introduced by Sandra Lindsay, the nurse who was the first U.S. citizen to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

Demi Lovato - "Lovely Day"

Nearly a year after the death of Bill Withers, Demi Lovato paid tribute to him and to frontline healthcare workers with her version on the 1977 classic.

Katy Perry - "Firework"

Ending the night was Katy Perry, whose "Firework" signaled the launch of...you guessed it...fireworks over the Washington Monument.

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