Philadelphia rap superstar Lil Uzi Vert wants to be president. The hip-hop heavyweight went online this week to announce he’s determined to land the position currently occupied by Donald Trump and potential candidate rival Kanye West.
Lil Uzi Vert Presidency Announcement
On Tuesday, LUV went to his Twitter page to break the massive news. Uzi Vert didn’t provide much context but said something had pushed him to go for the presidency.
“IM TIRED OF THIS ….. IM RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT 🇺🇸 VOTE FOR BABY PLUTO … Vote for Baby Pluto 🇺🇸” -Lil Uzi Vert’s Twitter
On Tuesday, rap star Kanye West hit up Twitter with a major plea for fans to weigh-in on his run for the presidency. Kanye also let followers know he could see himself going for the head of state position in 2024.
“#2020VISION or maybe ‘24 I guess all black people supposed to vote on Biden? Y’all want me to run on nah???” -Kanye West’s Twitter
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On a more serious note, Kanye publicly announced comedian Dave Chappelle came to his rescue following a cringe Monday night Twitter explosion. On Tuesday, West shared footage of Chappelle hanging out alongside him.
“THANK YOU DAVE FOR HOPPING ON A JET TO COME SEE ME DOING WELL DAVE YOU ARE A GOD SEND AND A TRUE FRIEND ALL LOVE 🕊” -Kanye West’s Twitter
Before You Go
On Tuesday, The Roots’ Questlove went to his Twitter page to unload some pure anger. His tweets came hours after he showed concern about Kanye’s well-being.
“Never Again 😡 … I’m so f*cking mad right now,” Questlove tweeted in response to a Twitter user suggesting Kanye used his rant for album promotion. -Questlove’s Twitter