Michelle Obama Brought the Crowd to Their Feet at the 2019 Grammys

Feb 11, 2019 - Time Magazine

Amid some of music’s biggest stars at the 2019 Grammys was a surprise guest.

Michelle Obama made an unexpected appearance to talk about the influence of music—and was greeted with a standing ovation from the crowd at the awards ceremony.

“We’ve got a show to do,” the former First Lady said in reaction, before sharing how music has touched her life.

“From the Motown records I wore out on the South Side to the ‘Who Run the World’ songs that fueled me through this ...