Look: Barack and Michelle Obama Look Flawless at Their Final Kennedy Center Honors

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 4: President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend the Kennedy Center Honors show December 4, 2016 at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. The honorees include the band The Eagles, singer Mavis Staples, actor Al Pacino, singer James Taylor and pianist Martha Argerich. (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)

Look: Barack and Michelle Obama Look Flawless at Their Final Kennedy Center Honors

The president received the longest standing ovation of the night.

Published December 5, 2016

  1. On Sunday, Dec. 4, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama honored recipients at their final Kennedy Center Honors
    WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 9:  U.S. President Barack Obama (L) and the first lady Michelle Obama return to the White House on March 9, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama was in Florida for a vacation after an official event in Miami. (Photo by Kristoffer Tripplaar-Pool/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Kristoffer Tripplaar-Pool/Getty Images)
  2. The event, hosted by Stephen Colbert, honored actor Al Pacino, soull singer Mavis Staples, pianist Martha Argerich, singer-songwriter James Taylor and surviving members of the Eagles Don Henley, Timothy B. Schmidt and Joe Walsh
    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 03: The five recipients of the 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors pose for a group photo following a dinner hosted by United States Secretary of State John F. Kerry in their honor at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, December 3, 2016.  The 2016 honorees are: Argentine pianist Martha Argerich; rock band the Eagles; screen and stage actor Al Pacino; gospel and blues singer Mavis Staples; and musician James Taylor.  From left to right back row: Joe Walsh, Don Henley, and Timothy B. Schmidt of the rock band "The Eagles." Front row, left to right: Al Pacino, Mavis Staples, Martha Argerich, and James Taylor.
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    (Photo: Ron Sachs - Pool via Getty Images)
  3. When Barack and Michelle Obama were introduced after the recipients, they were met with a historically long standing ovation
    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 4: President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend the Kennedy Center Honors show December 4, 2016 at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. The honorees include the band The Eagles, singer Mavis Staples, actor Al Pacino, singer James Taylor and pianist Martha Argerich. (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)
  4. The room was packed with incredible guests like Kevin Spacey and Nancy Pelosi
    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 4: Actor Kevin Spacey and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) attend a ceremony for the 2016 Kennedy Center honorees December 4, 2016 in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. The honorees include Eagles band members, actor Al Pacino, singer James Taylor, pianist Martha Argerich and singer Mavis Staples. (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)
  5. Although this political season has been emotional for many, it was all smiles at last night's beautiful D.C. event
    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 4: President Barack Obama speaks during a ceremony for the 2016 Kennedy Center honorees December 4, 2016 in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. The honorees include Eagles band members, actor Al Pacino, singer James Taylor, pianist Martha Argerich and singer Mavis Staples. (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)
    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 4: President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and the honorees listen to the US National Anthem during the Kennedy Center Honors show December 4, 2016 at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. The honorees include the band The Eagles, singer Mavis Staples, actor Al Pacino, singer James Taylor and pianist Martha Argerich. (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)

Written by Rachel Herron

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