Michelle Obama

White House’s South by South Lawn Festival Lineup: Leonardo DiCaprio, Sharon Jones

The Obamas went to SXSW this past March and they must've really liked it, because earlier this month the White House announced its own "South…
Anna Gaca / September 25, 2016

Michelle Obama and Missy Elliott Are the Ultimate ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Guests

First Lady Michelle Obama was James Corden's guest on the Late Late Show's "Carpool Karaoke" segment last night. Obama and Corden sang some Stevie Wonder and some…
Anna Gaca / July 21, 2016

Michelle Obama, Missy Elliott, Queen Latifah, and More Talk ‘Let Girls Learn’ at SXSW 2016

President Barack Obama may have delivered a keynote address at South by Southwest's interactive portion, but his wife, First Lady Michelle Obama, was on hand to…
Rachel Brodsky / March 17, 2016

Watch Michelle Obama’s SXSW Keynote Speech Featuring Missy Elliott and Diane Warren

Michelle Obama is delivering the Opening Keynote address as South By Southwest in Austin, Texas right now. The first lady is speaking to promote the Let…
James Grebey / March 16, 2016

Grammy-Winning Artist Barack Obama and Michelle Obama to Speak at SXSW

Two-time Grammy winner and President of the United States of America Barack Obama will be giving a keynote speech at South by Southwest this year…
James Grebey / March 2, 2016

Watch Michelle Obama Lay Down Sick Bars About College in Her New Music Video

Fifth Harmony didn't call her a boss for nothing: First Lady Michelle Obama has just released a rap video with Saturday Night Live cast member Jay Pharoah about…
Brennan Carley / December 10, 2015

Janelle Monae Sings With T-Boz, Gets Love From Obamas

Janelle Monáe kills the live performance of her latest album's title track "Electric Lady," but the Afrofuturist princess (or Q.U.E.E.N.?) now introduces a visual accompaniment that ups…
Olivia Forman / July 30, 2014

Barack and Michelle Obama Honor Frankie Knuckles as ‘Trailblazer’

Franke Knuckles was taken from us earlier this month, but the Chicago house DJ's influence reached all the way around the planet — including to…
Marc Hogan / April 22, 2014

Preview Michelle Obama’s So-Called Rap Album

Yes, Michelle Obama is working on a rap album — sorta. True enough, the First Lady leads the Partnership for a Healthier America, a nonprofit,…
Marc Hogan / August 13, 2013

See Justin Timberlake and the Obamas’ Joyful ‘(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay’ Sing-Along

There are days when Otis Redding's posthumous 1968 chart-topper "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" sounds — despite all the lame covers and the…
Marc Hogan / April 10, 2013

Watch FLOTUS-Approved Frank Ocean Rehearse His Grammys Performance (in Key)

Frank Ocean's Grammys performance was a welcome break from the ceremonial tedium and bombastic productions that otherwise defined the night, but it wasn't perfect. Our…
Chris Martins / February 25, 2013

Let’s Stay Together: On the Ground at Obama, Jay-Z, and Bruce Springsteen’s Final Push

President Barack Obama's final campaign rally — the last time, win or lose, he will ever put himself before voters — wasn't even his highest-profile event of…
Marc Hogan / November 6, 2012

Taylor Swift Owns ACMs, Avoids Sliming at Kids’ Choice Awards

In a genuinely surprising turn of events, Taylor Swift was nearly upstaged by everyone's favorite country act, KISS, at the Academy of Country Music Awards…
Devon Maloney / April 2, 2012