New Video Released Of McCartney Tribute

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paulmccartney 1022092 New Video Released Of McCartney TributeNew footage of the [lastfm]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] tribute concert that took place at the White House last month has been released to the web.

The clip shows [lastfm]White Stripes[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Jack White[/lastfm] performing a cover of the Beatles’ “Mother Nature’s Son” during the event, at which McCartney was honored with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The video comes from PBS, which will air the White House performance next week.

In the video, McCartney sits next to President Barack Obama in the front row, looking on as White belts out a rendition of “Mother Nature’s Son” that lasts just a little more than two minutes.

The released clip is a preview from the full length special, which will broadcast on July 28. In addition to White’s performance, the special will feature McCartney performing “Michelle” in honor of First Lady Michelle Obama. It will also feature the former Beatle performing a sing-along of “Hey Jude” with other celebrities joining in.

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