Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Live Stream: Civil Rights Concert at the White House With Bob Dylan

Updated Feb. 11. It's Bob Dylan:

Watch Natalie Cole perform here, Jennifer Hudson and Smokey here, and Yolanda Adams here.
If this stream isn't working for you, you can watch it here. See a list of the performers here. Show over. I'll post Obama's remarks and the concert when it's available (supposed to be up on Feb. 12). Here's video of the mentoring portion, which talks about the roots of civil rights music, and the Freedom Singers perform:

The show was moved to tonight due to the snow.
Tonight the President and First Lady will host the "In Performance at the White House: A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement" concert, featuring songs from the Civil Rights Movement as well as readings from famous Civil Rights speeches and writings with participants including Bob Dylan, Jennifer Hudson, Smokey Robinson, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and more. More at LS