Jersey boys came out Wednesday nights for Joe Biden’s inauguration concert. Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, and Ant Clemons, who all grew up in New Jersey, sang during the “Celebrating America” event. Springsteen stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to sing “Land of Hope and Dreams”.
Jon Bon Jovi sang the Beatles classic “Here Comes The Sun” from Miami:
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl started off the performance thanking “teachers everywhere,” including his mother Virginia. Grohl dedicated the song to “all of our unshakable teachers that continue to enlighten our nation’s kids every day.” The band began their performance of “Times Like These” slowly, with just Dave’s vocals and the organ before the full band kicked in:
Other big names to hit the stage for the special: Justin Timberlake, Demi Lovato, John Legend, and Katy Perry. You can watch the full event here.