January 18, 2009 - HBO
“At Lincoln’s feet, a celebration like none before it” -Washington Post
"A historic moment that spoke to belief in mankind and perseverance and in bold moves by strong leaders throughout American history" -Variety
Widely acclaimed television event celebrating the historic election of President Obama. Performers included U2, Bruce Springsteen, Beyonce, Garth Brooks, James Taylor, Stevie Wonder, Shakira, Usher, Josh Groban, Herbie Hancock, Mary J. Blige and presenters included Denzel Washington, Tom Hanks, Tiger Woods and Martin Luther King III.