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Usher, Cyrus family to appear at military gig

By | Published on Thursday 15 January 2009

A concert for children to honour US military families is set to take place in Washington on the eve of president elect Barack Obama’s inauguration on 20 Jan, and will be headlined by Miley Cyrus and The Jonas Brothers.

The event, hosted by Michelle Obama and vice-president elect Joe Biden’s wife Jill, will also feature performances from Miley’s dad Billy Ray, Usher and Bow Wow.

As previously reported, there are loads of concerts happening in the run up to the inauguration, with Jay-Z, Bono, Bruce Springsteen, Beyonce, Sting and Elvis Costello all participating.