Pop artist Lady Gaga will sing the American national anthem during the inauguration of Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on January 20. Singer Jennifer Lopez will perform on the west side of the Capitol that day.
Many common parts of the ceremony have been dropped. Corona will mainly be an online event.
Other artists performing include Justin Timberlake, Jon Bon Jovi, Demi Lovato and Ant Clemons. Actor Tom Hanks will host an hour and a half TV show in honor of the inauguration on January 20.
Furthermore, firefighter Andrea Hall leads the ceremony of the Pledge of Allegiance. In it, the new president pledges loyalty to the flag and to the country.
Pastor Silvester Beaman of an African American church in Wilmington and Catholic theologian Leo O’Donovan also play important roles in taking the oath. They are old friends of Biden.
The Joe Biden inauguration team asks Americans for the new president’s inauguration at home. In this way, the security measures regarding the corona virus can be complied with.