The Michelle Obama Podcast

Higher Ground

The Michelle Obama Podcast features the former First Lady diving deep into conversations with loved ones—family, friends, and colleagues—on the relationships in our lives that make us who we are.

The Michelle Obama Podcast Trailer
Trailer 1 min 19 sec

All Episodes

So much has happened since the debut of The Michelle Obama Podcast—including President Barack Obama, launching a podcast of his own. Renegades: Born in the USA is a series of conversations between the former Commander in Chief and Bruce Springsteen about their lives, their favorite music, and their enduring love of America, despite all its challenges and contradictions. This episode—about fatherhood—is Mrs. Obama’s favorite. But they’re all terrific. Head to the Renegades: Born in the USA feed here to listen to all eight now.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Apr 7

41 min 38 sec

Michelle’s mom and brother join to talk all things parenting—from bringing babies home to dropping them off at college. Find the episode transcript here: https://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Sep 2020

47 min 48 sec

Part two of our discussion about mentorship features Michelle in conversation with her younger team members, in which they explore the ups and downs of professional life and what it’s like to be a black woman right now. Find the episode transcript here: https://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Sep 2020

54 min 18 sec

In part one of her discussion about mentorship, Michelle reminisces with her friend and former boss Valerie Jarrett about personal growth in the workplace. Find the episode transcript here: https://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Sep 2020

44 min 21 sec

Conan O’Brien video chats with Michelle to discuss the challenges and joys of marriage. Find the episode transcript here: http://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Sep 2020

41 min 9 sec

Michelle Obama sits down with three of her dearest friends—Denielle Pemberton-Heard, Dr. Sharon Malone, and Kelly Dibble—to talk about women’s friendship and navigating the White House years. Find the episode transcript here: http://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Aug 2020

44 min 12 sec

Michelle chats with her beloved older brother about their childhood and growing up together on the South Side of Chicago. Find the episode transcript here: http://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Aug 2020

54 min 57 sec

Michelle talks with her friend, Dr. Sharon Malone, an OB-GYN, about women’s health, menopause, and aging. Find the episode transcript here: http://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Aug 2020

40 min

Award-winning journalist Michele Norris joins Michelle to discuss how we can gain new understandings of ourselves during an international pandemic and national reckoning with race. Find the episode transcript here: http://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Aug 2020

50 min 2 sec

Michelle talks with her husband about the current moment and our responsibilities to our communities, our country, and each other. Find the episode transcript here: http://spoti.fi/TMOP_transcripts  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Jul 2020

48 min 58 sec

“I finally had some time to breathe.” In this warm preview of The Michelle Obama Podcast, the former First Lady reflects on life after the White House, finding her truth, and the relationships that have shaped her. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Jul 2020

9 min 30 sec

Get ready to go deep, because the former First Lady is about to launch her new show, The Michelle Obama Podcast. Listen to a sneak preview now. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Jul 2020

1 min 19 sec

In this welcome message, the former First Lady introduces her latest post-White House project, The Michelle Obama Podcast. The series features deep dives with loved ones—family, friends, and colleagues—on the relationships in our lives that make us who we are. The Michelle Obama Podcast debuts on July 29th. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Jul 2020

2 min 8 sec