Kanye West has confirmed that he really is planning to run for President of the United States of America in 2020.
When asked by Vanity Fair whether he was serious about his announcement at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, he declared, “Oh definitely.” The rapper and producer went on to say that he’s eyeing Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson as a potential running mate.
“As soon as I heard Carson speak, I tried for three weeks to get on the phone with him,” Kanye continued. “I was like, this is the most brilliant guy.“
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