At a fundraiser last night, classically trained pianist and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice accompanied current Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin for a few songs. An unusual pairing, perhaps โ€” but it was also pretty cool.

You can listen to snippets of their performance here:

Or watch them here:

Aretha, Condi Show Each Other A Little R-E-S-P-E-C-T [WaPo]