D-Great, Michelle Obama Be part of Forces for Voter Registration ‘Couch Party’

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D-Nice, Michelle Obama Join Forces for Voter Registration 'Couch Party'

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Although he has nevertheless to make his auspicious debut in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, DJ D-Awesome is a total ass superhero.

For serious.

Since launching his digital block parties, dubbed “Homeschool,” on Instagram Reside very last week, the previous Boogie Down Productions rapper has really pretty much presented the soundtrack to self-quarantine and graduated into a world-wide phenomenon routinely pulling in record-breaking crowds of around 100,000 listeners.

But as with any bash, it is not just the dimensions of the crowd, but who gon’ be there—and at Club Quarantine, you will location every person from Janet Jackson to Will Smith to even Michelle Obama in the making grooving to D-Nice’s eclectic selection of sounds. So with the previous Initially Lady now a supporter of the 49-year-old celebration rocker, it ought to be no shock that the two determined to be part of forces to toss a digital get together with a purpose.

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On Tuesday, the two announced that Obama’s corporation, When We All Vote, would be throwing a large on line voter registration push on Wednesday night, dubbed #CouchParty, with audio offered by the Bronx native.

“Ready for another celebration? Excited to workforce up with @MichelleObama’s @WhenWeAllVote this Wed. Starting at 6:30pm ET on IG Dwell to perform a set although volunteers across the state textual content suitable voters to support them sign up to vote,” D-Awesome tweeted.

As for the party alone, of program it was a resounding success a good deal of big names like Oprah and Shonda Rhimes were in the building, and volunteers exceeded their aim of texting more than 400,000 persons to sign-up to vote—eight periods their target of 50,000, according to When We All Vote.

“In this tough time, music can ease and comfort us and bring us jointly,” Michelle tweeted. And she’s right. But it can also provide a cause for us to rally behind—and booting President Draft Dodger out of office environment is a fairly superior one, if I say so myself.

For all those who missed the festivities, you are in luck D-Nice’s Homeschool playlists are offered on Spotify.