President Obama Sings "Sweet Home Chicago" With B.B. King, Mick Jagger

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Whenever he leaves office, President Barack Obama may have a found a new career. Who would have guessed his reelection strategy would involve more singing?

Last month, the Commander-in-Chief sang Al Green at Harlem's Apollo Theater. Then last night, he shared the stage with Mick Jagger, B.B. King and Jeff Beck.

The all-star musical lineup performed in the East Room of the White House, with the President joining in for an ensemble rendition of "Sweet Home Chicago" ...

The full version of In Performance at the White House: Red, White and Blues is set to air on local PBS stations on next Monday, February 27, at 9 p.m. ET.

For most of the evening, Barack and Michelle Obama took in the concert from the audience, swaying in their seats and occasionally getting up to dance.

But after some prodding from Buddy Guy, who referenced Obama's Apollo performance and told him, "You gotta keep it up," the President took the stage.

Taking the microphone offered by Rolling Stones frontman Jagger, Obama sang a few bars - again, surprisingly well - and handed the mic off to B.B. King.

"This music speaks to something universal," Obama said, as quoted by the AP.

"No one goes through life without both joy and pain, triumph and sorrow. The blues gets all of that, sometimes with just one lyric or one note."

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A New KRISPY KREME? With that info I'm thinking if a new Taco Bell pops up within the next 3 months then I have to carefully review the political situation. Ha... GTF out of here! It's amazing as to how my tax dollars are being spent! This Country is on Life Support and he sings. I would have loved to make the trip to DC but with gas prices brushing up against $4 a gallon, it just didn't fit into my Budget. Then again- at least I have a Budget. People's Unemployement checks have run out. There are no jobs that pay above Minimum wage. It's the cold hard fact. Obama has a mess and he doesn't know what to do- so he sings. To have him in for 4 more is Economic Suicide. Some people will believe any abstract CNN or ABC phony Unemployement numbers. Gas price are predicted to be at $5 by Winter.

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A statement Not a Question!!
If I choose Not to campaign and run for President of the United States, then I can ONLY complain about who end up being president, and the job that he is doing, ain't that right DonNO Trump!!

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The economy is showing signs of recovery, there are less people applying for Unemployment Compensation, there's a New Krispy Kreme not far from here, and a New Family Dollar Store soon to be opened in the area, which means more jobs, so Yes, the President is entitled to smile with his wife and enjoy an evening of festivities with a Rolling Stone and a King (BB King that is). JFK said it, "Ask Not What Your Country can do for You, but what You can do for Your Country. Even after he said it, He and The First Lady were still allowed to entertain at The White House. During the Reagan Years, Nancy was known for her fine China and Red Outfits and her Movie Star Guests. President Jimmy Carter's brother Billy was so popular as a First Brother that the brewery came out with Billy Beer in his honor.
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It good to have a POTUS who know how to work and play. PEACE!!

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I think he is a better singer than a President.

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All of the comments before this one (not you Carol)......you may have a GAS LEAK in your house. RUN, DON'T FORGET PAPI AND JUAN!!!!

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Hi its sara and when i heard about obama coming out wit the reagan era i said wow i cnt wait anyhow when it comes to bein fro 155& amsterdam i am i really cnt wait anyways since 2010 i was ready for music after the resession i could wait since 2009 to hear here the next clock on obama anyhow papi u are the one anyhow i m from harvard universay my major is foreign policy exchange and cnt wait for The Reagan Era papi ;)!!!!!........................ps papi !!!!mr obama u are the one ive always liked since09!!!

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I just wish he would quit his day job and sing somewhere where nobody could hear him.

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im here to say when i heard about destiny rodriguez i said what n who is she aint she some news reporter from northcarolina who just evaluates people and im shocked i honestly dnt like her n i feel as though she likes who she likes cause she said there from the same block anyhow oboma is mine n i had him first anyhow i heard shes there for him n wanted to date him since july 2005 since the time of the butterflies she claims he was always her taste bein wifey and datin a real DRhustler!

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Hey its saharish and im here to say when i heard about destiny rodriguez i said what n who is she aint she some news reporter from northcarolina who just evaluates people and im shocked i honestly dnt like her n i feel as though she likes who she likes cause she said there from the same block anyhow oboma is mine n i had him first anyhow i heard shes there for him n wanted to date him since july 2005 since the time of the butterflies she claims he was always her taste bein wifey and datin a real DRhustler!

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Hey its destiny n anyhow when i heard about the re election well i said for obama ive aways liked him since july 2005 since his first election anyhow everything to me when it came to him coming from harlem and bein dominican i said dam papi que fuey anyways since then ive always been a student of statford unnivesary of northcarolina and been proud anyhow im from north carolina and have family from 155& amssterdam 4 TheReaganEra Album i couldnt wait 4 da album to come out since 2010 n cnt wait papi ;) iluvu!

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