Pop artists Jennifer Lopez and Lady Gaga will perform at the 59th inauguration ceremony on Wednesday, in which Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will be sworn in as President and Vice President of the United States.
Gaga will sing the anthem and Lopez will perform on the western front of the US Capitol, where the ceremony will be held.
The announcement of their attendance came a day after the speech that Tom Hanks will host a 90-minute prime-time TV special to celebrate Biden’s debut. Other actors include Justin Timberlake, Jon. Bon Jovi, Demi Lovato and Ant Clemons.
Lopez is considered one of the country̵7;s most influential Latin artists. Award-winning actress, singer, dancer, producer and businesswoman, originally from New York City, of Puerto Rican origin.
Last year, Lopez and Shakira made history as the first Latina duo to headline their Super Bowl halftime show.
According to an opening committee statement, President Lopez and her partner, Alex Rodriguez, are openly frank about the disproportionate impact of the coronavirus epidemic in Latin and civil communities. The need to quarantine the virus, create a new economy and consolidate the country.
The pair expressed support for Biden ahead of the presidential election when they both joined him and his wife Jill to encourage Latinos to vote.
“For me, it’s reunification again, you know, getting rid of this hatred, thinking of my kids walking around in a world where racism or prejudice is because our management says it’s okay – to me. really Sadly, it’s not the country I believe I grew up in, ”Lopez told Biden during his Oct. 16 virtual chat.“ My hope and pursuit of the Latino community is that they start to understand. Their power “
At the oath of oath, Rev Leo O’Donovan, former Georgetown University Chancellor will make a plea and oath to be led by Georgia firefighter Andrea Hall. An anthology will be read by Amanda Gorman, the first National Youth Poet Award winner and will be condemned by Rev.Silvester Beaman of the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Wilmington, Delaware.
“We are excited to announce a group of inspired attendees for the 59th Inauguration. They show a clear picture of the great diversity of our great country and will help honor and honor our commitment to our nation. Celebrate a noble tradition at the time of the inauguration of the president. Tony Allen, CEO of the Presidential Inauguration Committee, said in a statement. To the unwavering vision of the elected president and the elected vice president in a new chapter in the story of the American people, where we are America united in overcoming deep divisions and challenges.
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