WASHINGTON (KSLA) - Grambling State University announced Monday, Jan. 18, that the World Famed Tiger Marching Band will be featured on the national stage for Inauguration Day.
The marching band will perform in President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ We Are One event on Tuesday, Jan. 19.
The school’s band joins another Louisiana marching band, the Human Jukebox from Southern University, which will also be performing.
“This is amazing!” Deonte Gibson, the trumpet section leader and drill sergeant said. “We get to repeat history again. We’ve done it before and we are here to do it again. We have been on the national stage before and it’s just showing us and spotlighting that we are the world famous and we are putting on for our name nationwide.”