God appoints the US president and told him to run, says Kanye West!
The billionaire hip-hop star no longer
supports President Trump and has doubts about Democratic challenger Joe Biden.
Kanye West believes God told him to run for
president, the rapper reveals in an interview published Wednesday in which he
claims no longer to support Donald Trump and voices doubt over Democrat
challenger Joe Biden’s ability to unite black voters.
“We’ve been talking about this for
years,” West said of his presidential ambitions, referring to two main
supporters, wife Kim Kardashian-West and technology entrepreneur Elon Musk.Less
than four months ahead of November’s election, West raised eyebrows Saturday
when he announced on Twitter that he would challenge Trump.
“Let’s see if the appointing is at
2020 or if it’s 2024 — because God appoints the president,” West told
Forbes. “If I win in 2020 then it was God’s appointment. “He has offered
virtually no details about his campaign, but the hip-hop star who famously wore
a red “Make America Great Again” cap to a 2018 Oval Office meeting
with Trump said he no longer supports the president.
“I am taking the red hat off, with
this interview,” West, 43, said, adding he will run as the candidate of a
new “Birthday Party.”
Observers have noted that even if West is
not on the ballot in many states, a write-in campaign could damage Biden,
particularly in swing states where Trump narrowly won in 2016 but now trails
“So when they say the way we’re going
to fix COVID is with a vaccine, I’m extremely cautious,” he said.
“That’s the mark of the beast. “Rap superstar Kanye West, shown here
in a White House meeting with US President Donald Trump in 2018, says he no
longer supports Trump and that his own 2020 presidential run is for real.