“The Choe Song” has become a cultural touchstone in the United States, a song that has been used in movies, TV shows and even pop culture, but was only recently dubbed a national anthem by the National Football League.
Now, a group of young women in Chicago are making a statement by singing it at halftime of the Chicago Bears’ home game against the Kansas City Chiefs.
The women were among a group that sang “The Biggest Loser” in the team’s annual halftime show, a performance that is expected to draw tens of thousands of fans.
It’s not just about celebrating a beloved team or a famous person, said Megan DeGueret, a former singer of the song.
The “Choe Song,” which originally came from the South, has been adapted by many groups to include the lyrics about racism, sexual harassment and sexism, including from the late singer Alicia Keys, whose songs have been used by both women and men in various media. “
We hope to inspire people in our city to stand up for equality and inclusion in our community.”
The “Choe Song,” which originally came from the South, has been adapted by many groups to include the lyrics about racism, sexual harassment and sexism, including from the late singer Alicia Keys, whose songs have been used by both women and men in various media.
It also has been a hit for the Eagles, who used the song as a cover for their hit song “Let Me Love You,” a hit by the rock band Foo Fighters.
DeGeeres mother, Mary, died in January 2018 at age 80.
She is survived by her daughter, Kari DeGreeret, and her grandchildren.
The band’s singer, Christina Grimmie, was also instrumental in the song’s popularity, including singing along with the lyrics.
“I think it’s a really powerful song for women,” Grimmie told ABC News in 2018.
“We all grew up in a time where it was really important to be able to sing, to be the person we wanted to be, to know what we wanted in life, and to be proud of it,” Grimmies daughter, Erin, told the New York Times.
“The songs have kind of been around for so long that it’s hard to think that it might not be an appropriate time to go out and sing it.”
The women in the Chicago group said they wanted to do something different, especially with the women’s presence.
“It’s not that we don’t want the song to be a feminist anthem,” DeGeneres said.
“It’s just that we wanted something a little different.
The girls just want to be heard and seen.
The song has been such a part of their lives, it was important to us to give it a little bit more of a feminist touch.”
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