Oscar hopefuls like 'Marriage Story,' 'The Irishman,' 'Little Women' and 'Parasite' all get former president’s approval
“We want people to be able to get outside of themselves and experience and understand the lives of somebody else,” former president says of film, their first for Higher Ground Productions
"It falls to each of us ... to embrace the joyous task we've been given to continually try to improve this great nation of ours"
"Commander-in-Preach" surveyed eight years of accomplishments during hilarious installment of "Slow Jam the News"
Oscar-nominated songwriter Diane Warren penned all-star track, "This Is for My Girls" that also includes Lea Michele, Janelle Monae and Kelly Rowland
Singer performs "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" during ceremony's Carole King tribute