Rapper Kanye West smiles as he listens to a question from a reporter during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House with President Donald Trump, Thursday, Oct. YEEZY Kanye West for President Shirt in Washington. West’s own recently announced bid for the presidency may already be over, according to a new report.
After rapper Kanye West announced he is running for US president in 2020, there was trepidation and bewilderment.
The artist has toyed with running for office before, announcing in 2015 he planned to run in 2020. But West appeared to postpone his political career to 2024 after meeting Donald Trump, for whom he has been an outspoken supporter.
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