Michelle Obama took to Instagram to sing the praises of a group of young, female students at Milwaukee College Prep school who produced and starred in a music video in which they rap about higher education and their own bright futures.
Obama commented on the video,
michelleobama Young Queens—Stay focused. Stay motivated. Never quit. I’m with you, and couldn’t be prouder. –mo
According to People, the girls are students at Milwaukee College Prep school, and made the video with the help of teacher Terrance Sims. The girls gave Obama a shout-out in their video, rapping,
Michelle Obama showed me how to do it, so I’m gonna get it—educated, motivated, melanated, elevated. I got big shoes to fill, so I’ll do it with class.
Here’s Mrs. Obama on the Ellen Show dancing to the song “Uptown Funk,” part of Obama’s “Let’s Move!” campaign: