WASHINGTON – Singer Beyonce performed “The Star-Spangled Banner” at President Barack Obama’s inauguration ceremony Monday, accompanied by “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band:
Singer Kelly Clarkson sang “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee,” also accompanied by the U.S. Marine Band:
Musician James Taylor performed “America the Beautiful”:
And the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir performed “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”:
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