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Who is Evandia’s Famous Relative from “We Are Family?”

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In the latest episode of the thrilling game show “We Are Family,” hosted by the charismatic Anthony Anderson, the spotlight was on Evandia, an independent woman hailing from Rockford, Illinois. Bursting with enthusiasm, she shared, “At first, I was a little nervous, but now I’m ready to get the crowd jumping.”

Taking the stage, Evandia wowed the audience with her rendition of Whitney Houston’s “Greatest Love of All.” Anthony Anderson couldn’t help but praise her, saying, “That was beautiful.” Revealing her musical roots, Evandia expressed, “I have a very musical family; we always sing.”

Evandia on We Are Family - Michelle Williams' cousin
WE ARE FAMILY: Celebrity Relative in the season premiere episode of WE ARE FAMILY airing Wednesday, Jan 3 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. © 2023 Fox Media LLC. CR: Tom Griscom/FOX.

The excitement reached new heights when Evandia’s famous relative was disclosed. As it turns out, her mother had the honor of being the first music teacher to none other than the legendary Michelle Williams from Destiny’s Child. The revelation added an extra layer of musical history to Evandia’s performance.

In a surprising twist, Evandia treated the audience to a duet of Kelly Clarkson’s “Stronger” with her famous relative, showcasing their shared musical prowess. The unique voice, initially unrecognizable, was none other than Michelle Williams herself, stunning the crowd with her unexpected appearance.

“We Are Family” continues to captivate audiences with its heartwarming family connections and surprise performances, making it a must-watch for music enthusiasts and game show fans alike.

Evandia and cousin, Michelle Williams
WE ARE FAMILY: Michelle Williams with her cousin, Evandia Penix, in the “Family Reunion” episode of WE ARE FAMILY airing Wednesday, Jan 3 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. © 2023 Fox Media LLC. CR: Tom Griscom/FOX.

We Are Family airs on FOX Wednesdays at 9pm EST.


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