A Capitol Fourth

Vanessa Williams Performs "America the Beautiful"

Clip: Season 2019 | 2m 58s Video has closed captioning.

Beloved actress and singer Vanessa Williams performed "America the Beautiful" at the 2019 A Capitol Fourth on PBS to help ring in America's 243rd birthday!

Aired: 08/01/19

Rating: NR

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Corporate sponsorship by The Boeing Company. Additional funding by the National Park Service, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Department of the Army and PBS. Travel is provided by American …

Check Out the 2020 Performers & Features

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Check Out the 2020 Performers & Features

Learn about the special 40th anniversary presentation of A Capitol Fourth, with performances from iconic locations across the country, highlights from the concert’s forty-year history, a tribute to COVID-19 frontline workers, and a fireworks display recorded live over the iconic skyline of our nation's capital.

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