15 Chloe x Halle Performances That Make Us Want to Be Part of Their World
With the news that singer and actress Halle Bailey will be playing Ariel in Disney's live-action remake of The Little Mermaid, we're digging up all the performances we can find to hear what her take on Ariel's famous voice will be like. Since 2013, Halle has been part of an R&B duo with her sister Chloe, known as Chloe x Halle. Not only do they sing, but they write all of their own original music, play instruments, and arrange the songs themselves, even earning a pair of Grammy nominations in 2019. That's some serious talent, and we can't wait to see how Halle tackles the role of Disney's most musical princess! Until then, these 15 amazing performances from Chloe x Halle will have to hold us over — keep reading to see them all!
Chloe x Halle Cover John Legend's "All of Me" in 2013
With Chloe on the keys, the duo teamed up for an unexpected cover of the John Legend ballad that showed off both their unique, individual voices.
Chloe x Halle Cover Beyoncé's "Pretty Hurts" in December 2013
Before they hit it big, Chloe and Halle were just a couple of supertalented girls doing amazing covers on YouTube — like this frankly stunning Beyoncé tune!
Chloe and Halle Sing Christmas Carols in December 2014
Early on in their career, the duo surprised fans at a Microsoft store in the Mall of America by dropping in for an impromptu Christmas carol session!
Chloe x Halle Sing the National Anthem at the BET Experience in June 2016
Young, powerful, and hopeful, the girls took on a powerful rendition of the national anthem for the BET Experience, a huge festival held annually, in 2016.
Chloe x Halle Lead the Gospel Segment at #TakingTheStage in March 2017
Broadcast on ABC, the two-hour special Taking the Stage highlighted the role of African-American music and stories in changing American history. Chloe and Halle took the lead on a tribute to gospel music, with their big voices soaring.
Chloe x Halle Perform "Who Knew" From Grown-ish in Its Official Music Video
Halle, a staple on Freefrom's Grown-ish, brings her musical talents to the show with this brand-new song and music video.
Chloe x Halle Sing "The Kids Are Alright" and "Warrior" on The Daily Show in March 2018
Late-night host Trevor Noah featured Chloe and Halle as musical guests on The Daily Show in early 2018, where they performed their signature songs "The Kids Are Alright" and "Warrior" live.
Chloe x Halle Sing "Warrior" For A Wrinkle in Time in March 2018
A Wrinkle in Time featured incredible black women both on screen and behind the camera, and Chloe x Halle joined the crew with this gorgeous contribution to the soundtrack.
Chloe x Halle Do a Freestyle Jam Session in April 2018
For a fun interview with Teen Vogue in 2018, the duo did an impromptu jam session, pulling random words like "sunset" out of a bowl and making up little songs on the spot. If you were in doubt of their musical talents, this should have put them all to rest.
Chloe x Halle Perform "I Was Here" For Beyoncé at the Wearable Art Gala in July 2018
Beyoncé covers were a big part of Chloe and Halle's early career, so it's fitting in a way that they got to sing directly to their hero at the second annual Wearable Art Gala, where Queen Bey was being honored for her charitable work.
Chloe x Halle Sing “The Kids Are Alright” on Jimmy Kimmel Live in October 2018
Fall 2018 saw Chloe x Halle making the late-night rounds, as they did here with an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, singing the title song off their first album together.
Chloe x Halle Sing "Everywhere" on The Late Late Show in November 2018
The ladies stopped by James Corden's Late Late Show in 2018 as the night's musical guests, singing "Everywhere" while decked out in fabulous money-print dresses.
Chloe x Halle Sing "America the Beautiful" at Super Bowl LIII in February 2019
Before the game between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams, Chloe and Halle took to the field for a rendition of "America the Beautiful."
Chloe x Halle Perform "Where Is the Love" at the 2019 Grammys
The duo made it to music's biggest stage in 2019, performing their breakout hit "Where Is the Love" at the Grammys and impressing everyone with their gorgeous harmonies.
Chloe x Halle Sing Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, and Tamia in a Game of Song Association in May 2019
Chloe and Halle show off their skills and musical knowledge with a quick-fire game of musical association, taking on snippets of songs by some of the biggest pop divas today — and proving they're more than up to the task!