Lady Gaga introduced her pipes to Inauguration Day.
On the steps of the United State Capitol, as President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris awaited to be sworn in to their new workplaces, Gaga belted out “The Star-Spangled Banner” in a crimson ball robe and black prime a golden dove pin connected to her. Accompanied by the marine band, Gaga utilized a gold microphone, gold in-ears, and a gold olive department within the dove’s mouth a present of what she tweeted could be a “therapeutic” second.
“Singing our Nationwide Anthem for the American Folks is my honor,” Gaga tweeted earlier than the inauguration occasion. “I’ll sing throughout a ceremony, a transition, a second of change — between POTUS 45 and 46. For me, this has nice which means.”
“My intention is to acknowledge our previous, be therapeutic for our current, and passionate for a future the place we work collectively lovingly,” she continued. “I’ll sing to the hearts of all individuals who reside on this land. Respectfully and kindly, Girl Gaga.”
As she exited, she stopped to talk briefly with Biden and Harris, in addition to Barack and Michelle Obama. On Instagram on January 20, Gaga shared a message that she prayed that Inauguration Day “shall be a day of peace for all People. A day for love, not hatred. A day for acceptance not worry. A day for dreaming of our future pleasure as a rustic. A dream that’s non-violent, a dream that gives security for our souls. Love, from the Capitol ??”
After Harris was formally sworn in as the brand new Vice President, Jennifer Lopez took the rostrum to sing a medley of “This Land Is Your Land” and “America the Lovely,” likewise with assist from the marine band. After which it was Biden’s flip to take his oath of workplace.