Ledisi will be performing at the 90th annual National Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 6th. Additionally, the double-platinum band The Fray and multipleGrammy® winning singer/songwriter Jason Mraz will join singer James Taylor, ten-time Grammy winner singer/songwriter/producer Kenny“Babyface” Edmonds, two-time Grammy® winner Colbie Caillat and American Idol Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips to perform a collection of holiday favorites along with a special guest appearance by Modern Family actor Rico Rodriguez.
The 2012 National Christmas Tree Lighting will take place on the Ellipse at President’s Park inWashington, D.C. The ceremony will kick off the holiday season in our nation’s capital and can be viewed online LIVE at www.thenationaltree.org beginning at 4:30pm ET with the exclusive National Christmas Tree Lighting pre-show. This year, The Midtown Men, the four stars from the originalBroadway cast of Jersey Boys, will headline the pre-show. The event also can be seen on publictelevision throughout the month of December. Broadcast times can be found by checking local listings or visiting www.thenationaltree.org.