Rapper Kanye West recently announced Yeezy’s collaboration with Gap but it’s nothing compared to what he just announced and fans are going hoo-ha over it. The Stronger singer is running for 2020 US Presidential elections. From Yeezus to POTUS, quite a transition; you see.
Kanye West took to his Twitter account to share the news and wrote, “We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States 🇺🇸! #2020VISION”.
We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States 🇺🇸! #2020VISION
— ye (@kanyewest) July 5, 2020
That indeed came as a huge surprise to his fans.
Lately, Kanye has been really active tackling social issues including #BlackLivesMatter. The Stronger singer donated a whopping amount for late George Floyd daughter’s education, late Breonna Taylor’s family and
As soon as West shared the news, Tesla’s owner and rapper’s friend Elon Musk came forward in support and replied on his tweet saying, “You have my full support!”
Reality TV star and wife, Kim Kardashian also supported husband West by sharing his tweet on her Twitter timeline.
Back in 2015, Kanye West announced that he would want to run as a candidate in 2020 Presidential elections during MTV VMAs. Later in 2018, when West came in support of President Donald Trump, it stirred a next level controversy and the rapper decided of quitting politics and tweeted, “My eyes are now wide open and now realize I’ve been used to spread messages I don’t believe in. I am distancing myself from politics and completely focusing on being creative !!!”
Later in 2019, West announced that he would run for 2024 Presidential elections but this sudden surprise has left his fans numb.
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