Music for Mars – Gregory Porter to perform as Perseverance rover sets off for the Red Planet

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Gregory Porter on the set of his music video Concorde. (Photo: Victoria Porter)
Gregory Porter on the set of his music video Concorde. (Photo: Victoria Porter)

NASA on Thursday announced that Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Gregory Porter will perform for the launch of its historic Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Mission.

According to the statement Gregory will perform a special rendition of America The Beautiful from his home in California, as part of the live coverage of the launch which is scheduled to take place on 30 July.

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