Bruce Springsteen and Foo Fighters to perform at Joe Biden's inauguration event

Virgin Radio

15 Jan 2021, 14:41

This sounds like the most amazing festival ever. Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony will feature entertainment from the legendary Bruce Springsteen, Foo Fighters and John Legend.

The prime-time political extravaganza will also include actor Tom Hanks hosting while pop's finest like Justin Timberlake, Jon Bon Jovi and Demi Lovato will perform. Eva Longoria and Kerry Washington will be introducing the music performances while a host of other A-list stars are set to join the event Celebrating America on the evening of January 20th.

Lady Gaga is set to sing the national anthem with Jennifer Lopez providing her own 'musical performance'.

The 90-minute event will also include speeches from Mr. Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.

Mr. Biden's team has said that the event will 'showcase the American people’s resilience, heroism and unified commitment to coming together as a nation to heal and rebuild' and include 'stories of young people making a difference in their communities'.

It's due to be broadcast live on major networks and streamed on various social media platforms and streaming services.