Watch the Kennedy Center Honors performance videos below, including Steven Tyler, Jennifer Hudson, Gwen Stefani and No Doubt, Dave Grohl, Nora Jones, James Taylor and Mavis Staples.
Watch Jennifer Hudson sing “I’m Here” from Oprah’s “The Color Purple” Broadway musical. Jennifer Hudson is, as always, a spectacular and powerful singer.
Watch Steven Tyler perform a Beatles medley from Abbey Road for Paul McCartney – “She Came in Through the Bathroom Window,” “Golden Slumbers,” “Carry That Weight” and “The End.” Who knew that Steven Tyler could pull off the Beatles? Steven Tyler returned at the end for the all-star performance of “Hey Jude.”
Watch Steven Tyler Kennedy Center Honors Paul McCartney tribute (video), plus all-star “Hey Jude” performance:
Jennifer Hudson “I’m Here” (video):
Gwen Stefani and No Doubt “Hello, Goodbye,” “Penny Lane,” plus Dave Grohl and Norah Jones (2:40) “Maybe I’m Amazed” (video):
Chris Rock talks about Oprah:
Sheryl Crow and Willie Nelson sing Merle Haggard tribute: