galleryKennedy Center Honors12.05.10galleryKennedy Center HonorsThe first couple came out to greet Paul McCartney, Oprah Winfrey, and more honorees last night at the 33rd Annual Kennedy Center Honors. VIEW OUR GALLERY.12.05.10 11:41 PM ETJacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoPaul McCartney and Nancy ShevellMcCartney and his girlfriend at the Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday. The 2010 recipients of Kennedy Center Honors were Merle Haggard, Jerry Herman, Bill T. Jones, Paul McCartney, and Oprah Winfrey.Jacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoOprah Winfrey and Stedman GrahamWinfrey was among this year's honorees.Gary Fabiano, Pool / Getty ImagesPresident Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama The president and first lady watched the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony from their perch in the balcony.Paul Morigi, WireImages / Getty ImagesSheryl CrowJacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoMary-Louise ParkerKris Connor / Getty ImagesGwen Stefani and No DoubtJacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoCarol ChanningJacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoDiana Ross and Son Evan RossMs. Ross, a 2007 recipient of Kennedy Center Honors, wore her medal.Jacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoChris and Malaak RockJacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoSteven Tyler and Erin BradyBill T. Jones and Bjorn AmelanJones, a choreographer and dancer, was among this year's honorees.Kris ConnorMerle Haggard & Theresa Ann LaneHaggard, a country musician known for his hit "Okie From Muskogee" and, with Buck Owens, pioneering the Bakersfield Sound, was among this year's honorees.Jacquelyn Martin / AP PhotoJerry HermanHerman, the composer of "Hello, Dolly!" and other Broadway musicals, was a 2010 Kennedy Center Honoree.