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Michelle Obama Honors Chance the Rapper During Surprise BET Awards Cameo

Michelle Obama Honors Chance the Rapper During Surprise BET Awards Cameo

Chance the Rapper got a huge surprise during the BET Awards!

The 24-year-old rapper was honored with the Humanitarian Award, which was presented by a surprise guest – Michelle Obama!

The former First Lady wanted to personally thank Chance for his philanthropic efforts in their hometown of Chicago.

Barack and I are so sorry that we can’t be there tonight in person,” Michelle said in a pre-recorded video.

She added, “With these passionate efforts, Chance is showing our young people that they matter, that they have something inside them that is worthy of being expressed and that they have so much to contribute to their communities and to our country…I am thrilled to celebrate you here tonight, and honored to call you my friend.”

Click inside to check out what Michelle had to say…

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