Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Sam Moore Will Perform at Donald Trump’s Inaugural Concert
Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and Grammy Winner Sam Moore of the soul duo Sam and Dave will reportedly be playing at the “Make America Great Again!” concert scheduled for January 19th, the night before President-Elect Donald Trump is inaugurated.
In a statement to Entertainment Weekly, Moore said “As an American, I am honored to perform for President-elect Donald Trump… I was a participant in the civil rights movement and have seen many positive changes and advancement in my 81 years of living in this wonderful Country, but I know we must all join hands and work together with our new President.”
Other performers include Three Doors Down and Toby Keith. Last week, Paul Anka and Jennifer Holliday were both reportedly set to be there but ended up pulling out. Moore told the Associated Press he felt that the “criticism leveled at singer Jennifer Holliday was unfair.”
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