Extras

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Andra Day Performs "Drown in My Own Tears"

    In Performance at The White House

    Andra Day Performs "Drown in My Own Tears"

    Andra Day sings in "Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House."

    Andra Day Performs "Drown in My Own Tears"

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Leon Bridges Performs "Lonely Avenue"

    In Performance at The White House

    Leon Bridges Performs "Lonely Avenue"

    See Leon Bridges in "Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House."

    Leon Bridges Performs "Lonely Avenue"

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Usher Sings "Georgia on My Mind"

    In Performance at The White House

    Usher Sings "Georgia on My Mind"

    Usher performs in "Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House."

    Usher Sings "Georgia on My Mind"

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Demi Lovato Sings "You Don't Know Me"

    In Performance at The White House

    Demi Lovato Sings "You Don't Know Me"

    Demi Lovato in "Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House."

    Demi Lovato Sings "You Don't Know Me"

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: Preview

    In Performance at The White House

    Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: Preview

    Join President and Mrs. Obama at the White House in honor of the legacy of Ray Charles.

    Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: Preview

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Jussie Smollett Sings "I Got A Woman"

    In Performance at The White House

    Jussie Smollett Sings "I Got A Woman"

    Jussie Smollett in "Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House."

    Jussie Smollett Sings "I Got A Woman"

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House What Does American Creativity Mean to You?

    In Performance at The White House

    What Does American Creativity Mean to You?

    See Esperanza Spalding, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Keb' Mo', MC Lyte, and Trombone Shorty.

    What Does American Creativity Mean to You?

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House What Work of Art Has Most Influenced Your Life?

    In Performance at The White House

    What Work of Art Has Most Influenced Your Life?

    Watch Esperanza Spalding, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Keb' Mo', MC Lyte, and Trombone Short.

    What Work of Art Has Most Influenced Your Life?

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Why the Arts Matter

    In Performance at The White House

    Why the Arts Matter

    Watch Esperanza Spalding, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Keb' Mo', MC Lyte, and Trombone Shorty.

    Why the Arts Matter

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House A Celebration of American Creativity: Audra McDonald

    In Performance at The White House

    A Celebration of American Creativity: Audra McDonald

    Watch Audra McDonald Perform for A Celebration of American Creativity.

    A Celebration of American Creativity: Audra McDonald

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Esperanza Spalding: Behind the Scenes Performance

    In Performance at The White House

    Esperanza Spalding: Behind the Scenes Performance

    Official White House video: behind the scenes with Esperanza Spalding.

    Esperanza Spalding: Behind the Scenes Performance

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Trombone Shorty

    In Performance at The White House

    Trombone Shorty

    Trombone Shorty performs at "A Celebration of American Creativity" at the White House.

    Trombone Shorty

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald

    In Performance at The White House

    Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald

    Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald perform for A Celebration of American Creativity.

    Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald

    Video thumbnail: In Performance at The White House Esperanza Spalding: Interview and Performance Clip

    In Performance at The White House

    Esperanza Spalding: Interview and Performance Clip

    Watch a performance clip and exclusive interview with Esperanza Spalding.

    Esperanza Spalding: Interview and Performance Clip