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Yara Shahidi Receives College Recommendation From Michelle Obama

We are rooting for Black-Ish star, Yara Shahidi, who recently underwent the gruelling college application process. However, after receiving a recommendation letter from Michelle Obama, she’s definitely well on her way. Yara has proven to be wise beyond her years. She bravely speaks out on the political climate and has shown that she is dedicated to empowering women—a trait…

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Saint Heron Wishes First Lady Michelle Obama A Happy Birthday

Today marks the day First Lady Michelle Obama turns a staggering 53 years young, and it’s her last birthday in the White House. Over the course of the last eight years Black women, men, and children (as well as the rest of the world) have witnessed Mrs. Obama embody grace, style and class while representing…

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Watch Stevie Wonder Honor Michelle Obama With a Heartfelt Tribute on ‘The Tonight Show’

Although most of us are attempting to hold on to everything the Obamas have been for these past 8 years we must all face the reality that the days are dwindling down for our favorite first family’s remaining time in the White House. As many have shared heartfelt thoughts, posts and well-wishes, it is apparent…

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Michelle Obama Will Host A White House Screening of ‘Hidden Figures’

First Lady Michelle Obama is hosting a Hidden Figures screening at the White House on Thursday. The cast, producers and director were invited to attend the special night where FLOTUS will share personal remarks. Along with Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae and Pharrell Williams, the real life Katherine Johnson, played by Henson in…

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Oprah Secures Final White House Interview with Michelle Obama as FLOTUS

Oprah Winfrey is set to conduct the final interview with Michelle Obama as First Lady of The United State of America and we’re not sure what could be more fitting. The interview entitled “First Lady Michelle Obama Says Farewell to the White House — An Oprah Winfrey Special” will be produced by OWN Studios. Hopefully we’ll gain…

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First Lady Michelle Obama Graces The December Issue of Vogue Magazine

Just as she prepares to end her reign as our all time favorite First Lady, the ever-so stunning Michelle Obama dawns a Carolina Herrera gown as she graces the cover of Vogue. In the December issue, the First Lady who“loves to make people laugh,” talks her last days in living in the White House, her role as First Lady, what life will…

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Billboard To Honor Andra Day With ‘Powerhouse’ Award

Andra Day has been effortlessly making her mark within the music industry. Last year, Day released her debut album Cheers to the Fall which peaked at number 48 on the US Billboard 200 chart. The album garnered nominations for Best R&B Album while the album’s lead single “Rise Up” received a nomination for Best R&B…

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Chance The Rapper Slated to Perform At White House Christmas Tree Lighting

When Chance The Rapper is not on tour, or giving his fans the opportunity to register to vote while at his concerts, the Chi-town rapper is being requested to perform at none other than the White House’s annual National Christmas Tree Lighting. Among Chance, Gospel songstress Yolanda Adams and Kelly Clarkson will both perform as well. Set…

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Michelle Obama and Ellen DeGeneres Mischievously Take On CVS

First Lady Michelle Obama stopped by the Ellen show to discuss what she’ll miss most from life in the White House and even showed off her presidential dance skills. In an attempt to help our graceful FLOTUS readjust to normal life, Ellen took Mrs. Obama to CVS where they ended up more so providing entertainment…

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The Obamas Grace The Cover of The ‘Essence’ October Issue

As their last few months in the White House continue to pass by, the incomparable first family that is The Obamas are again exuding both grace and power in ESSENCE‘s October issue.  In the magazine, the President and First Lady Michelle Obama discuss living in the White House, the memories they will take with them and their hopes…

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Join The Young Obamas For Date Night In ‘Southside With You’ Preview

Having watched President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama for the past eight years, we’ve all been given a window into who they are as a unit. We’ve witnessed their love for one another and through the efforts of Tika Sumpter, executive producer John Legend and director Richard Tanne, we will see how the ultimate power…

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Michelle Obama Offers Riveting Speech at Democratic National Convention Opening Night

If you woke up on the wrong side of the bed today, gleam with the possibility that First Lady Michelle Obama has possibly saved your mood. FLOTUS took the stage to offer her support of potential presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the opening night of the Democratic National Convention last night, but left listeners with another…

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