Juliet Evancho said she supports her sister Jackie's decision to sing at President-elect Donald Trump's upcoming inauguration, but admits she herself will not be there.
"The way I look it at is Jackie is singing for our country and it's an honor for her to be singing in front of so many people, so I feel like that's really where I look at it and that's where I am going to leave it right now," Juliet said in an interview that aired on "CBS Sunday Morning."
Asked if she will attend the high-profile event, Juliet replied, "I have prior engagements, so I will not be there."
So, what does Jackie hope to give the people in the audience?
"I hope to just kind of make everyone forget about rivals and politics for a second and just think about America and the pretty song that I'm singing," Jackie said.
"I'm hoping that I can bring people together."
The interview aired one day after Jennifer Holiday backed out of a planned performance at a pre-inauguration concert planned for Thursday, due to tremendous pressure from the LGBT community to cancel.
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