There’s zero must fill in H.E.R. about “Schoolhouse Rock!” … ‘trigger not solely has she heard of the enduring collection, however she’s additionally helped the Obamas enhance on it with their new Netflix animated collection.
The 4-time Grammy-winning singer joins us Monday on “TMZ Dwell” to tell us how government producers Barack and Michelle Obama acquired her onboard for “We the Individuals.” Here is a touch: there was no arm-twisting concerned.
The collection options roughly 3-minute lengthy episodes instructing viewers about completely different features of American civics and politics — and so they’re centered round originals songs from H.E.R., Janelle Monae, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bebe Rexha and others.
Now, for older heads that is gonna sound very acquainted … kinda like ABC’s widespread collection, “Schoolhouse Rock!,” from the 70s and 80s. You already know “I am Only a Invoice” was a jam!
Effectively H.E.R. says “We The Individuals” differs in a single large means — it has established hitmakers, like herself, which she says will instantly draw younger audiences, and assist them join with the message. Let’s simply name it higher studying by higher music.
H.E.R. hopes the songs from the Netflix collection stay on like these from “Schoolhouse Rock!” … and assist younger individuals get extra invested within the nation’s political future.
In any case, THEY are the individuals.