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    Rockettes, Mormon Tabernacle Choir Set for Inauguration

    It’s a hard act to follow. Barack Obama’s inaugurations were famously star-studded, but Donald Trump’s transition team has reportedly run into trouble booking celebrity guests — Elton John, Celine Dion, Garth Brooks and Andrea Bocelli were all floated as possibilities, but declined. No D.C.-area high school marching bands, which normally appear, even applied. The team has now announced the Rockettes and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir will perform, and the Beach Boys are reportedly considering an offer. Trump tweeted that while “celebrities” are clamoring for tickets, “I want THE PEOPLE.”

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