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Soundgarden To Perform At Presidential Inauguration

Monday, January 21st 2013 14:30

Seattle rockers will join a host of other artists to perform at Obama's Inauguration Ball.

Soundgarden will tonight grace the Washington Convention Centre as part of President Obama's inauguration ball. Other performers scheduled to make an appearance include Alicia Keys, Black Violin, Brad Paisley, Far East Movement, FUN., the cast of Glee, John Legend, Katy Perry, ManĂ¡, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder and Usher.

The aim of the event is to bring together volunteers, community leaders, supporters, heads of organizations, and local and state elected leaders together, along with members of the public. 

Vocalist Chris Cornell will also be performing at the Commander-in-Chief's Ball, an opportunity for President Obama and Vice President Biden to pay homage to America's armed forces and their families. 

Soundgarden kicked off their North American tour in New York this week, in support of new album "King Animal". 

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