Raw Video: Student sings “At Last” to First Lady Michelle Obama

The First Lady met with students at MLK middle school in Dakar, Senegal. During the visit, one of the students gave an impromptu performance of Etta James’ “At Last” and she blew us away. “Let me tell you — that young woman could sing,” the First Lady said. June 27, 2013.

America the Beautiful

Musician Keb Mo visited the White House earlier this year and performed a rendition of “America the Beautiful”. Enjoy some great scenes of America and the President set to this classic song – in celebration of Independence Day

Behind the Scenes as Burt Bacharach and Hal David receive the Gershwin Award

President Obama awards Burt Bacharach and Hal David the annual Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at a concert & ceremony at the White House. Hear from some of the musicians who came to honor the songwriting duo and listen in on some of the classic Bacharach & David songs being performed.

Behind The Scenes: In Performance at The White House: Country Music

Go behind the scenes at the White House from rehearsal to showtime for In Performance: Country Music.

President Obama Meets with Prime Minister Kan at G8 Summit

President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan speak to the press after meeting during the G8 Summit in Deauville, France. May 26, 2011.

Weekly Address: Replacing “No Child Left Behind” This Year

Having just given the commencement address at Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis, which has made inspiring progress in recent years, the President says Congress must replace No Child Left Behind to help all our schools thrive. May 21, 2011.

Open for Questions: First Anniversary of the Open Government Directive

Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra, Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra and Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs Cass Sunstein take your questions about Open Government initiatives and the first anniversary of the Open Government Directive. December 8, 2010.

Behind-the-Scenes Video with The Jonas Brothers

Last month, President Obama awarded Paul McCartney the annual Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Artists from all the genres and backgrounds paid tribute to the music legend with a concert hosted by the President and First Lady at the White House. Take a break and go behind-the-scenes with the Jonas Brothers as they prepare for and perform the Beatles classic “Drive My Car” for President Obama and Sir Paul.

President Obama Addresses Business Roundtable

The President speaks to the Quarterly Meeting of the Business Roundtable in Washington DC about the economy and creating new jobs. February 24, 2010.

Open for Questions: The President’s Health Reform Proposal

Nancy-Ann DeParle answers your questions, submitted in advance to whitehouse.gov and taken from a live audience on Facebook, about the Presidents Health Reform Proposal.