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

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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Host Your Own Viewing Party!

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Host Your Own Viewing Party!

This July 4th, join A Capitol Fourth in celebrating America’s 244th birthday by hosting your very own Viewing Party from home. Check out this party kit for lots of good ideas to celebrate safely with food, fun and of course, the greatest fireworks in the nation! Watch the concert live on PBS, online and Facebook.

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