Lawyer, writer, First Lady…Hip Hop artist?
Well, maybe not, but First Lady Michelle Obama will definitely be working on a hip hop album, but before you think it’s full of sick lyrics and certain things that are not lady like, then don’t think too much about it. The album will be full of 19 different artists with song all having to do with healthy living; one of the biggest campaigns she has worked on since entering the White House.
The album titled, Songs For A Healthier America will feature 19 different tracks, and many artist with song titles like “Veggie Luv” and “Get up, Sit Up.”
The album will be produced by Hip Hop Public Health and the Partnership for a Healthier America and is scheduled to be released on September 30 for free download. Blink-182’s Travis Barker will be working on a song titled, “Salad Bar” while Run DMC, Ashanti, Jordin Sparks and many others have songs to promote healthy eating habits.
For now, you can check out Jordin Sparks’ contribution to the album, “Everybody” below as well as the full tracklist with artists and song titles.
1] U R What You Eat; Salad Bar (Matisyahu, Ariana Grande, Travis Barker)
2] Everybody; Jordin Sparks, Doug E. Fresh, Dr Oz, Ryan Beatty, Hip Hop MD
3] Let’s Move; Doug E. Fresh, Artie Green, Chauncey Hawkins
4] Just Believe; Ashanti, Gerry Gunn, Artie Green, Robbie Nova
5] Veggie Luv; Monifah and J Rome
6] Hip Hop FEET; DMC and Artie Green
7] Stronger; Shayna Steele, Jeremy Jordan, Our Time Theater kids, and Nils Lofgren
8] Give Myself a Try; Ryan Beatty
9] Jump Up; Brady Rymer and the Little Band that Could
10] Hip Hop LEAN; Artie Green
11] Pass the Rock; Iman Schumpert and Artie Green
12] Good Living; Ashton Jones
13] Beautiful; Daisy Grant and Artie Green
14] Change the Game; The Happiness Club, featuring Naledge
15] Wanna Jump (Let’s Move); Paul Burch
16] Mother May I; Amelia Robinson
17] We Like Vegetables; Los Barkers!
18] Get Up Sit Up; Babi Floyd
19] One Step Forward; Samite