Toby Keith, 3 Doors Down to Perform at Trump Inauguration

Toby Keith Three Doors Down

After much uncertainty, the lineup for President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration has finally been confirmed.

Country artist Toby Keith and rock group 3 Doors Down have been added to the bill for the pre-inauguration concert on Jan. 19, Trump’s inaugural committee announced Friday. Jennifer Holliday, best known for her role on Broadway’s “Dreamgirls,” has also been asked to perform.

Country singer Lee Greenwood — best known for his song “God Bless the USA” — has also signed to perform at the event — titled and themed “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration.” The event will be Greenwood’s fourth presidential inauguration, as he previously performed during President Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, and George W. Bush’s celebrations.


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“I’m honored to be part of history again and sing for President-elect Donald Trump. This is a time to overcome challenges in our country and band together. My wife Kim and I are looking forward to the inauguration ceremonies,” Greenwood said.

The concert will be held at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C.

Prior to Friday’s lineup reveal, Cowboy Troy, country band Big & Rich, and America’s Got Talent singer Jackie Evancho were among the acts who were listed as performing at inauguration ceremonies.

Numerous musicians declined an invitation to perform, including opera singer Andrea Bocelli, Celine Dion, Garth Brooks, and Elton John.

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  1. Jo says:

    Sorry for the typos… – it’s late.

  2. Jo says:

    Andrea Bocelli declined to perfom anfter he’s received death threads.
    But don’t worry folks: In four years they will all be in line to sing for Trumps second term inauguration.

  3. greg kotz says:

    i thought long ago toby keith should do it

  4. cadavra says:

    Yeah, can’t wait to hear Keith sing that patriotic, All-American stanza, “We’ll put a boot in your ass/It’s the American way.”

  5. Julie says:

    Toby Keith who sings “Beer for my Horses.”
    Look up the lyrics to that one. I’m not surprised that he’s performing at the inauguration.

  6. MesoSoup says:

    I have no idea who these people are… must be why they are performing for Mr. Orange

  7. Rocky Rogers says:

    Yo America listen up please:
    “You called me strong, you called me weak
    But still your secrets I will keep
    You took for granted all the times I
    Never let you down
    You stumbled in and bumped your head, if
    Not for me then you’d be dead
    I picked you up and put you back
    On solid ground”

    Don’t know if Donnie the T will be a permanent SuperMan
    but one thing is crystal clear: he’s got ALL the libs kryptonite
    bottled up in personalized enema tubes and is LIBERALLY
    reinserting this devilish substance where it belongs–turn your head
    and cough press, Hollywood, Traditional America haters everywhere!

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