"On this very special Martin Luther King holiday, I can't think of any place I'd rather be in the world than right here, right now," said Winfrey.
She's not alone. Celebrities are flocking to the nation's capital in droves to be a part of the celebration
"We come here knowing that we are all in this together," said actor Denzel Washington.
U2's Bono even serenaded the new president. From U2 to Bruce Springsteen to Stevie Wonder, they all consider this concert on the mall as a warm-up to many inaugural balls headlined by the likes of Sheryl Crow and Beyonce. In person and online, Hollywood is getting in on the act. They are pledging to be part of Obama's movement for change.
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