Obama Presidency

Video: President Obama Sings ‘Sweet Home Chicago’

| by Michael Allen

At White House event on Tuesday night, President Obama obliged a request by Buddy Guy and B.B. King to sing a few lines of “Sweet Home Chicago” (video below).

“You done started something. You gotta keep it up now,” Guy said.

“You can do it! ” King added.

“Oh come on, baby don’t you wanna go,” Obama sang, while Mick Jagger clapped along.

The event was held by the Obamas to honor the blues in conjunction with Black History Month. The full concert will air on PBS on February 27.