Rumer to perform before President at White House

Paul Williams

The concert will be held by the President and First Lady in Washington on Wednesday evening and will also include on the bill Stevie Wonder, Sheryl Crow, Diana Krall and the actor Mike Myers.

At the concert President Obama will present Bacharach and David with the 2012 Library of Congress Prize for Popular Song, the first time the honour has gone to a songwriting team. In 2010 Paul McCartney was presented with the award by the President, while he handed ...

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article. Sign up today and you will receive:

  • 4 weeks access to news, features and chart analysis
  • 4 Digital issues of Music Week
  • The Music Week app
  • Tailored email news alerts
Start your free trial


If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...