America's First Lady Michelle Obama collaborates on rap song

December 10, 2015

Michelle Obama,  the wife of American president Barack Obama is a rap artiste.


Yes! The First Lady's debut song is a two-minute collaboration with American TV personality Jay Pharoah and bears the simple title "Go To College".


As the title suggests, the song is a tribute to American kids in the 14-19 age group, encouraging them strive for higher education.


In the video, Michelle Obama recites lines about her own college experience and the hard work she has done to achieve success.


"South Side Chicago, we all know we had to do overtime every night to make it tomorrow, and everyone could really make their dream true," the song says.


"Go To College" is part of Michelle Obama's Reach Higher initiative which is aimed at addressing low college graduation rates in the United States.


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