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Barack and Michelle Obama Will Give Commencement Addresses Sunday

Barack and Michelle Obama Will Give Commencement Addresses Sunday

“Dear Class of 2020” is an event scheduled to air this Sunday, June 5 (the event was originally scheduled for June 5, but was rescheduled in observance of a memorial service for George Floyd). Several celebrities will speak or perform and both Barack and Michelle Obama will give a commencement address as they honor 2020 graduates. Twenty-five class of 2020 graduates will also take to the microphone. This program can be streamed from a couple of sites found here. Check out the lineup below:

Commencement Speakers
President Barack Obama ● Michelle Obama ● Beyoncé Knowles-Carter ● BTS ● Lady Gaga ● Robert M. Gates ● Alphabet & Google CEO Sundar Pichai ● Condoleezza Rice ● Malala Yousafzai

Musical Performances
BTS ● Chloe x Halle ● CNCO ● Lizzo & the New York Philharmonic ● Maluma ● Katy Perry ● Megan Thee Stallion ● Performance of “Beautiful Day” produced by Finneas featuring Leon Bridges, Camila Cabello, Noah Cyrus, Ty Dolla $ign, Cynthia Erivo, Khalid, Tove Lo, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, and Ben Platt ● A performance of “Still I Rise” featuring Madison Calley, Misty Copeland, Naya Lovell, Janelle Monáe, Shonda Rhimes, Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelly Rowland, and Yara Shahidi


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