Beyonce isn’t the only one getting in Formation these days, First Lady Michelle Obama has rounded up the perfect posse to deliver her new girl power anthem “This Is For My Girls”. This new song features powerful female hit makers like Missy Elliot, Kelly Clarkson, Kelly Rowland, Lea Michele, and Janelle Monae. The song uplifts and empowers women with its lyrics “This is for my girls all around the world/Stand up, put your head up/Don’t take nothing from nobody.”
The song is a part of FLOTUS 62 million social media campaign, which brings awareness to the 62 million girls around the world who are not in school due to various circumstances. “This Is For My Girls” will also support Mrs. Obama’s Let Girls Learn Initiative, that she has in partner with the Peace Corp to expand educational access to girls around the world. The song is available on iTunes so make sure you go check it out.
The First Lady will also take the stage in Austin, Texas, for her SXSW Music keynote, where she’ll be joined by Elliott, Warren, and actress Sophia Bush in a panel moderated by Queen Latifah. You can livestream the event, which starts at 11 a.m. CT/noon ET, at sxsw.com/live and via AOL’s Makers.