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Former ‘The Voice’ contestant sings house music on a Chicago train while her baby sleeps in a wrap 

Former ‘The Voice’ contestant Meagan McNeal stuns packed Chicago train by singing house music while her baby sleeps soundly in a wrap

  • Former ‘The Voice’ contestant Meagan McNeal was filmed singing DJ Dennis Ferrer’s ‘Hey Hey’ on a Green Line train in Chicago on Monday
  • As she sings, her infant son Mayson sleeps soundly in a baby wrap that McNeal is wearing
  • Musician and producer Corey Wilkes can be seen dancing and using a shaker as McNeal carries her notes
  • The touching moment is a part of a partnering effort between the Chicago Transit Authority, Chicago Park District and the Floating Museum 
  • Musician and producer Corey Wilkes can be seen dancing and using a shaker as McNeal dazzles the passengers 

While #SummertimeChi is coming to a close, the Windy City is still reminding the rest of world that it has plenty of life and soul. 

Heartwarming videos posted earlier this week show former ‘The Voice’ contestant Meagan McNeal singing her heart out on a Green Line train in Chicago. 

As she sings, her infant son Mayson sleeps soundly in a baby wrap that McNeal is wearing.

 

Former ‘The Voice’ contestant Meagan McNeal was filmed singing DJ Dennis Ferrer’s ‘Hey Hey’ on a Green Line train in Chicago on Monday

Train passengers film the spectacle and sing along as McNeal belts out DJ Dennis Ferrer’s ‘Hey Hey.’ Musician and producer Corey Wilkes can be seen dancing and using a shaker as McNeal carries her notes.

The touching moment is a part of a partnering effort between the Chicago Transit Authority, Chicago Park District and the Floating Museum. 

‘Floating Museum is presenting Soul El, on regular service Green Line trains and it will inlcude live musical performances weekly on Thursdays,’ the Floating Museum said on its website. ‘Two traincars will feature art installations on the inside and outside of the cars.’   

As she sings, her infant son Mayson sleeps soundly in a baby wrap that McNeal is wearing

As she sings, her infant son Mayson sleeps soundly in a baby wrap that McNeal is wearing

'MY great grandma, Big Ka(HUNA) used to drive buses for @chicagocta. I used to ride with her all the day long,' she said in the post about the moment

‘MY great grandma, Big Ka(HUNA) used to drive buses for @chicagocta. I used to ride with her all the day long,’ she said in the post about the moment

The South Side native and mother-of-two was tapped to be on Jennifer Hudson’s team during the 13th season of the show. 

She took to her Instagram on September 17 to share what the moment meant to her.  

‘MY great grandma, Big Ka(HUNA) used to drive buses for @chicagocta. I used to ride with her all the day long,’ she said in the post. 

The South Side native and mother-of-two was tapped to be on Jennifer Hudson's team during the 13th season of the show

The South Side native and mother-of-two was tapped to be on Jennifer Hudson’s team during the 13th season of the show

‘Yesterday, for a moment, me & @coreywilkesmusic got to share space with about 40 passengers and just groove a little Chicago House during lunchtime.

‘Sometimes, you just need to bring your own sunshine. Sometimes you need to bring your kids too and put them in a @mobywrap! And I wouldn’t change a thing about that. 

‘Thank you @avery_r_young and @thefloatingmuseum for your vision and programming – for letting me be part of SOUL EL WEEK! ☺️☺️ I’ve always wanted to sing on the ELevated trains!’



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