Stevie Wonder, Other Stars To Honor Paul McCartney

paulmcartney385 Stevie Wonder, Other Stars To Honor Paul McCartney

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WASHINGTON (AP) — [lastfm]The Jonas Brothers[/lastfm], [lastfm]Faith Hill[/lastfm], [lastfm]Stevie Wonder [/lastfm]and [lastfm]Jerry Seinfeld[/lastfm] are among an all-star lineup that will honor [lastfm]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] next month at the White House.

McCartney will receive the third Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from the Library of Congress. It will be presented at a concert June 2 in the East Room of the White House.

Performers announced Monday also will include White Stripes singer and guitarist [lastfm]Jack White,[/lastfm] [lastfm]Foo Fighters[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Dave Grohl[/lastfm], [lastfm]Emmylou Harris[/lastfm], [lastfm]Elvis Costello[/lastfm] and others.

Last year, President Barack Obama presented Wonder with the nation’s highest award for pop music. [lastfm]Paul Simon[/lastfm] won the first Gershwin prize in 2007.

The concert for McCartney will be televised July 28 nationwide on PBS.


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