Michelle Obama performed the tambourine and sang backup vocals for Bruce Springsteen at his live performance in Barcelona

  • Michelle Obama made a shock look at Bruce Springsteen’s live performance in Barcelona Friday.
  • The previous first girl joined the musician onstage to sing backup vocals and play the tambourine.
  • Springsteen, the Obamas, and Steven Spielberg additionally dined collectively at a lodge restaurant on Thursday.

Michelle Obama introduced her musical expertise to a shock onstage look at a Bruce Springsteen live performance on Friday.

The previous first girl joined the enduring musician, who’s presently on a world tour with the E Road Band, for his efficiency in Barcelona, Spain, this weekend. In response to The Unbiased, Obama, and actress Kate Capshaw teamed up with Springsteen’s spouse and bandmate Patti Scialfa to sing backup vocals for his 1984 music “Glory Days.”

Footage from the live performance exhibits Barack Obama and Capshaw’s husband, filmmaker Steven Spielberg, have been in attendance, dancing and filming close to the stage.


Spielberg, Capshaw, and the Obamas additionally explored town earlier than the live performance. The {couples} have been photographed holding palms as they walked round Barcelona and visited the Moco Museum, residence to a number of modern artwork exhibitions.

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama leave the Moco Museum on April 28, 2023, in Barcelona, Spain.

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama go away the Moco Museum on April 28, 2023, in Barcelona, Spain.

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The previous president joined Spielberg and Springsteen for a last-minute reservation on the Palace Lodge’s Amar restaurant on Thursday — a lot to the delight of the employees, as Insider’s Isobel van Hagen beforehand reported.

The restaurant’s chef Rafa Zafra informed Spanish radio station Cadena SER that the reservation was solely made just a few hours upfront, in response to The Guardian. He additionally mentioned Spanish-American chef José Andrés referred to as him and informed him it was “an important desk, however that we should always please not say something.”

“And naturally, I started to research and noticed that Obama was coming, that Bruce had a live performance,” he mentioned.

Zafra famous that the group appeared drained however needed to strive the whole lot on the eatery’s seafood menu.

“The one who behaved finest was the one who needed to work right this moment,” Zafra mentioned in reference to the group.

Employees member Pol Perello posted a photograph on Instagram Friday of the employees and cooks posing with their well-known mates, writing within the caption, “The pleasure this job brings you!”