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The pride of Westlake, LA, and season 11 finalist on 'American Idol' Joshua Ledet, performed at the White House Tuesday for President Obama, as part of a PBS "Memphis Soul" special. Some of the others who performed were Justin Timberlake, Alabama Shakes, Mavis Staples, and Booker T. Jones. I would say that is a pretty good lineup to celebrate the sounds of Memphis!

The "Memphis Soul" special runs on your local PBS stations this coming Tuesday, April 16.