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Beyonce's open letter to Michelle Obama

IANS  Los Angeles, April 14, 2012
First Published: 16:00 IST(14/4/2012) | Last Updated: 16:02 IST(14/4/2012)

Singer Beyonce has penned an open letter to the US' First Lady, Michelle Obama, thanking her for fostering a positive environment for black women.

According to, in the letter whose copy is with, Beyonce wrote Michelle is the ultimate example of a truly strong African American women.

"She is a caring mother, she's a loving wife, while at the same time, she is the First Lady," it said.

"No matter the pressure, and the stress of being under the microscope - she's humble, loving and sincere....She builds and nurtures her family, while also looking out for so many millions in so many ways."

"Michelle, thank you so much for every single thing that u (sic) do for us - I am proud to have my daughter grow up in (a) world where she has people like you to look up to," read the letter.

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