American Rapper Kanye West has announced that he will be running for the President of the United States. The artist made this big announcement on Twitter saying 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.”
American Rapper Kanye West has announced that he will be running for the President of United States. The artist made this big announcement on Saturday on Twitter that he will be running for the US Presidential Elections 2020. Taking it to Twitter, Kanye West said, “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”
Who is Kanye West
Kanye West, born on June 8, 1977, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, fashion designer, and politician. West is one of the most followed, admired, influencing musicians of his time. Kanye West is a versatile artist whose songs serve every genre including hip hop, soul, baroque pop, electro, indie rock, synth-pop, industrial and gospel.
Outside his music industry, West is also one of the influencers in the fashion world as well. He is married to Kim Kardashian West, an equally popular media personality, socialite, model, businesswoman, and actress.
What are his chances?
With merely four months to go for polling day on November 3, West has not confirmed whether he has submitted the official paperwork required to appear on state election ballots. He is also yet to clarify whether he will be running as an Independent candidate or if he has any party affiliations.
According to a BBC report, his name does not appear in the Federal Election Commission (FEC) database for the upcoming Presidential election in November. The closest name is a candidate called ‘Kanye Deez Nutz West’, who registered with the FEC in 2015, using the address ‘1977 Golddigger Avenue, Suite Yeezus’, BBC reported.