Season 17, Episode 1 Paul McCartney: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
First Aired: July 28, 2010
President Obama presents Paul McCartney with the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at this White House fete, which features performances by the former Beatle, Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, the Jonas Brothers, Jack White, Emmylou Harris, Dave Grohl, Herbie Hancock, Corinne Bailey Rae, Faith Hill and Lang Lang, as well as remarks by Jerry Seinfeld. From the White House East Room.
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- Rating: TV-G
- Premise: An occasional series featuring concerts from the nation's capital that, over the years, has showcased performers as diverse as Mikhail Baryshnikov, Elvis Costello and Steve Martin. As Nancy Reagan noted in the first program, `With the participation of publ… (more)