Big Sean Is The First Artist In History To Rap At The White House

Commemorating this weekend’s Easter celebrations, President Obama and the First Lady invited Ariana

Music 
84 Hypes 0 Comments

Commemorating this weekend’s Easter celebrations, President Obama and the First Lady invited Ariana Grande and Big Sean out to this year’s White House Easter Egg Roll to perform their collaborative track “Right There.” Joining Ariana on stage in front of over 30,000 people, Big Sean’s performance marked the first time ever that a rapper has performed a rap at the White House, with the only comparable moment in history being when Common took the stage in 2011 to recite poetry. Watch Ariana Grande’s full performance, which includes “Right There” as well as “Piano” and “The Way,” above and look out for Big Sean at around the 0:30 mark.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Big Sean Gets Swarmed by Bees in New "What a Life" Visual
Music

Big Sean Gets Swarmed by Bees in New "What a Life" Visual

The rapper’s first release as lead artist of 2021.

Big Sean and Hit-Boy Take Viewers Inside the Recording Booth in New “The One” Visual
Music

Big Sean and Hit-Boy Take Viewers Inside the Recording Booth in New “The One” Visual

Off of the duo’s new EP ‘What You Expect.’

Big Sean and Hit-Boy Reveal Why Kanye West “Can Be Very Hard to Work With”
Music

Big Sean and Hit-Boy Reveal Why Kanye West “Can Be Very Hard to Work With”

Using the process of creating “Clique” as an example.


Big Sean Reveals Underground Nightclub in Renovated Beverly Hills Mansion
Design

Big Sean Reveals Underground Nightclub in Renovated Beverly Hills Mansion

The rapper originally purchased the $8.7 million USD home from Slash.

Chilly Gonzales Analyzes The Composition of Drake's "Hold On, We're Going Home"
Music 

Chilly Gonzales Analyzes The Composition of Drake's "Hold On, We're Going Home"

Hailed as a musical genius and artistic influencer, Canadian artist Chilly Gonzales is known for

BOOTS featuring Beyoncé — Dreams
Music 

BOOTS featuring Beyoncé — Dreams

Earlier today, Roc Nation singer songwriter and producer, Jordan Asher, otherwise known as BOOTS

Blondie - Heart of Glass (Gisele Bündchen & Bob Sinclar Cover)
Music 

Blondie - Heart of Glass (Gisele Bündchen & Bob Sinclar Cover)

As summer of 2014 is steadily approaching, H&M has released their latest creative campaign, and

KiD CuDi Covers First Ever FAT MAN Magazine
Music 

KiD CuDi Covers First Ever FAT MAN Magazine

This month we see the launch of FAT MAN magazine, and it looks like the publication’s first ever

RZA Responds to Raekwon's "Strike," Says Wu-Tang Clan "Needs Him" on New Album
Music 

RZA Responds to Raekwon's "Strike," Says Wu-Tang Clan "Needs Him" on New Album

This weekend, Raekwon declared he was on “strike” from Wu-Tang Clan’s projects due to creative


adidas Originals 2014 Spring ZX 700
Footwear Fashion

adidas Originals 2014 Spring ZX 700

This spring, adidas Originals revisits the ZX 700 with two new colorways for the iconic ’80s

Check Out This Snippet from the 'Dior and I' Documentary with Raf Simons
Fashion

Check Out This Snippet from the 'Dior and I' Documentary with Raf Simons

Set to premiere at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival is the new documentary Dior and I. The work of

Kanye West Asks James Franco and Seth Rogen to Perform "Bound 3" Parody At His Wedding
Music 

Kanye West Asks James Franco and Seth Rogen to Perform "Bound 3" Parody At His Wedding

While Vogue is currently in the hot seat for their use Ricky Spicer’s sample in Kanye’s “Bound 2”

New Balance M999 Elite Edition Red/White
Footwear Fashion

New Balance M999 Elite Edition Red/White

New Balance presents a new Elite Edition of its M999 silhouette. Featuring a deep red and white

Lily Allen - Sheezus
Music 

Lily Allen - Sheezus

Lily Allen is set to release her upcoming album, Sheezus, next month, and today she drops off a

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Adblock Detected.

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. If you enjoy our content, please add us to your adblocker's whitelist. We'd really appreciated it.