D-Day: Folk singer Lakeman pays tribute
6 June 2014 Last updated at 17:20 BST
D-Day 70 Years On is a special concert to be held at the Royal Albert Hall on Friday, 6 June.
Folk singer Seth Lakeman will be performing King & Country with the BBC Concert Orchestra. He wrote the song about his grandfather who took part in the D-Day landings.
Lakeman spoke to BBC Breakfast about his late grandfather who took him to Arromanches Beach to recount his experiences.