American Rapper Kanye West announced on Twitter Saturday that he is running for the president of the United States in the upcoming 2020 election. Elon Musk CEO of SpaceX and Tesla replied with a tweet: “You have my full support!
On his Twitter account West 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!”
The singer, songwriter and fashion designer ended the tweet with the hashtag #2020VISION.
Kanye West was serious about vying for the presidency four months before the November 3 election or if he had filed any official paperwork to appear on state election ballots.
Elon Musk CEO of SpaceX and Tesla quickly replied with a tweet: “You have my full support!”
Rapper Kanye West, husband of reality TV star Kim Kardashian, announced his candidature on Twitter. US President elections are scheduled to be held on November 3.
Kim Kardashian, who is married to West, also tweeted an emoji of the U.S. flag in apparent support of West’s campaign.
At the time this article was being written, West’s Twitter post has received over 3.23 lakh retweets, 56.8 thousand reply and 6 lakh likes.
The deadline to add independent candidates to the ballot has not yet passed in many states. The US elections 2020 are scheduled to be held on November 3.
Rapper Kanye West and his equally famous wife Kim Kardashian West have visited Trump in the White House.
It should be noted that Kanye West has been a big supporter of US President Donald Trump and had asserted in April that he would vote in favor of the Republican leader.