Tuesday, 10 January 2017 Tonight, President Barack Obama will give his Farewell Address in Chicago at 8 p.m. CT/9 p.m. ET. Eddie Vedder has announced he will be performing at the address, joined by the Chicago Children’s Choir. Find that announcement below, as well as a clip of Vedder sound-checking ahead of the performance. Vedder performed at a fundraiser for Obama’s re-election in 2012. You can stream the farewell address later tonight here. Find a video of President Obama explaining his farewell address below as well.
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Eddie Vedder, joined by members of the @VoiceOfChicago, will perform at @POTUS's Farewell Address tonight: https://t.co/grUhDvblKx pic.twitter.com/91Qs6BkJQH
— Pearl Jam (@PearlJam) January 10, 2017
#EddieVedder is doing a soundcheck right now ahead of his performance at @BarackObama’s speech at McCormick Place tonight.
Thanks to @Ed134! pic.twitter.com/UQ7nbNExI7
— PearlJamOnLine.it (@PearlJamOnLine) January 10, 2017
U.S. President Barack Obama has announced that he will deliver a farewell address on January 10th in Chicago. In a statement, Obama said, "I'm thinking about (the remarks) as a chance to say thank you for this amazing journey, to celebrate the ways you've changed this country for the better these...