Behind The Scenes: “In Performance At The White House: Women Of Soul.”

ICYMI…Aretha brought the house down!

The Militant Negro™

By Jueseppi B.

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Behind the Scenes: “In Performance at the White House: Women of Soul”

Last month at the White House, the President and First Lady honored great “foremothers” of American music, music legends and contemporary artists whose songs express the struggles and achievements of women. The program, “In Performance at the White House: Women of Soul,” included performances by Tessanne Chin, Melissa EtheridgeAretha Franklin, Ariana Grande, Patti LaBelle, Janelle Monáe and Jill Scott, with Greg Phillinganes as music director.

Check out this behind-the-scenes look at the event, then tune to PBS tonight at 9:00 pm ET to watch the full program. Check your local listings for times and channel information.

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Student Workshop: The History of Women in Soul

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First Lady Michelle Obama hosts middle school, high school and college students from across the country for an interactive student workshop: “I’m…

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