Updates to 2013 Green Inaugural Ball Lineup and Attendees
Nicholas David to perform at 2013 Green Ball
The singer/songwriter/pianist and second-place finisher is known for his creative twists on ‘60s and ‘70s classics. David also became famous for making his mentor Cee Lo Green cry after serenading his pregnant wife with “You Are So Beautiful.” Watch another one of his popular performances from The Voice below:
Renowned Saxophonist and seven-time Grammy Award winner Paul Winter has also been confirmed. Winter’s “earth music” celebrates the creatures and cultures of Earth, and has led him to be awarded the Courage of Conscience Award for creating music that celebrates the sacredness of life. Take a listen to Paul Winter’s beautiful performance of “Sun Singer” here:
Additional notable attendees who will be attending the ball are:
Secretary of Energy Steve Chu; U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood; Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus; Governor Elect Pat Quinn (IL); Senators Tammy Baldwin (Wisc.), Maria Cantwell (Wash.), Angus King (Maine), Bernie Sanders (Vermont) , Sheldon Whitehouse (R.I.); and Representatives Ed Markey (Mass.), Bennie Thompson (Miss.).
Television legend and American science educator Bill Nye will also be attending, in addition to celebrity couple Nicole Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe.
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