President and Mrs. Obama will host “A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement,” a concert to be held in the White House East Room on Feb. 10 for broadcast the following night on PBS at 8 p.m. ET.
The hour-long music special will include Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, Seal, Smokey Robinson and the Blind Boys of Alabama, PBS revealed Thursday. A complete talent line-up will be announced in the coming weeks.
PBS has previously aired the Obama-hosted concerts celebrating the genres of Latin, country and jazz music.