Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez to Headline Biden’s Inauguration
By Steve Osaka
United States President Elect Joe Biden and Vice President Elect Kamala Harris are set to take the oath of office in a pomp and glamorous ceremony.
The Star studded event promises fireworks with celebrities showcasing during the historical moment.
Popular US Singer Lady Gaga will sing the National Anthem with musical performances from the ever green Actor, Singer Jennifer Lopez also known as JLo.
She will be followed by Justin Timberlake who will drop a special performance themed “Celebrating America”.
Singer Demi Lovato, Jon Bon Jovi, Foo Fighter’s and John Legend are also on the cards.
The Presidential Inauguration Committee added that Eva Longoria and Kerry Washington will introduce segments running throughout the night with storytelling by young people who are making a difference in their communities and followed by more musical performances.
The ceremony dubbed “Celebrating America” which is slated for Wednesday Jan 20 will be hosted by Tom Hanks and aired on Major US media networks namely ABC,NBC,CBS,MSNBC and CNN as well as digital players and social media platforms.
Previously Lady Gaga has worked with Biden when he was Vice President on his “It’s On Us” awareness, a campaign that addressed Sexual assault in college campuses.
It is not new for celebrities to headline America’s Swearing in ceremonies, Jackie Marie Evancho who gained recognition as a young star sang the National Anthem at Donald Trump’ s Inauguration in 2017 while Singer Beyonce sang it in 2013 during Barrack Obama’s Inauguration.
“This Inauguration presents a unique opportunity to spotlight the resilience and spirit of a United America” Said Tony Allen – Delaware State university President and Chief Executive Officer of the Presidential Inauguration Committee.