Kanye West has returned to the headlines recently, whether it’s his 10-year deal with Gap (Yeezy Gap coming next year) or for his latest surprise single “Wash Us In the Blood” with Travis Scott.
But Saturday night, July 4th, West shared his most important news so far: he is running for president in 2020.
“We must now fulfill the United States promise by trusting God, uniting our vision and building our future. I am running for US President,”
Rumors that the West is coming for president have circulated earlier – in the past year he has leaned much more into politics, with a handful of meetings with Donald Trump. This tweet seems to confirm that he is actually in.
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See the tweet below.
We must now fulfill the United States promise by trusting in God, uniting our vision, and building our future. I’m running for US President! # 2020VISION
– Ye (@kanyewest) July 5, 2020