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If you're not among the 2 million people expected to attend the inauguration of Barack Obama as the first African-American president on Tuesday, there's plenty of television coverage available. While an unprecedented audience is expected to watch the swearing in, major networks and cable news channels also will broadcast concerts, speeches and balls leading up to the historic event.

Plus, look out for our special presidential inauguration coverage on Tuesday: Watch a live video stream of Obama's swearing in on TVGuide.com, follow us on Twitter and submit your favorites for inclusion in our special edition of Top TV Moments. Check out the highlights of the "A New Birth of Freedom" inaugural programming:


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Tuesday, January 20:
Expect all major networks to broadcast festivities throughout the day: