Blues Foundation

 

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama listen to performance during the White House Music Series saluting Blues Music in recognition of African-American History Month, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. On stage from left to right are Trombone Shorty, Jeff Beck, Derek Trucks, Gary Clark, Jr., B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Warren Haynes, Shemekia Copeland, Susan Tedeschi and Keb Mo. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). For more photos and to check out a clip of the President singing a line from "Sweet Home Chicago" click here. And, see the President introduce his guests here. The concert will be broadcast on PBS Monday, February 27 as part of Black History Month. To see First Lady Michelle Obama at a blues workshop, click here.