First lady Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaObama to travel to South Pacific island to work on memoir: report Obama and Trump haven’t talked since inauguration For Democrats, no clear leader MORE binge-watched ABC’s “Scandal” over the recent holiday break.
“I hadn’t watched it until this past vacation and we went to Hawaii so we had a long flight. I watched all of the seasons. I caught up on 'Scandal,' ” she revealed in a radio interview with Ryan Seacrest during her trip this week to Los Angeles.
In the show, now in its third season, Washington plays a character whose job is to clean up political scandals in Washington, D.C.
During the interview, host Ryan Seacrest fielded a question from Twitter to the first lady asking what song she would sing if she auditioned on "American Idol."
"Stevie Wonder’s 'You Are the Sunshine of my Life,' " she said, adding that Wonder is a “musical genius” and one of her favorite singers.
Asked what she and President Obama plan to do for Valentine’s Day, she said they will keep it low-key.
“This year, again I’ve had this big birthday celebration. My husband celebrated me so well. I think we’re going to low-key it for Valentine’s Day,” she said.
Michelle Obama turned 50 this month, and threw a major birthday celebration at the White House.