President Barack Obama and his lovely wife Michelle welcomed Donald and Malania Trump with open arms as the official transition occurred this morning prior to Trump’s inauguration.
Obama also sent his final tweet from the @POTUS account before turning it over to his successor…
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Clifford ‘T.I.’ Harris
recently penned an open letter to president-elect Donald Trump where he expresses his frustration with the historical and continued disenfranchisement of black people before pleading with Trump for a way to move forward.
T.I. kicks off the message with an attempt to disarm Trump’s dismissal of those who don’t support him, saying, “Should it ever at times seem as though WE are against YOU, I assure you it’s a result of YOU defining yourself as the representative for those who are and who always have been against US. The deck has always been stacked against US in this country.”
He continues, cataloging a list of the many ways black Americans are made separate from their fellow citizens in hopes to “mend a gaping wound that has gone unattended for generations.”
T.I. also hit Instagram to offer insight on the recent surge of African-American entertainers who have been publicly meeting with Trump.
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Newsflash! You can add 2Chainz
to the growing list of artists to turn down requests to perform for president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.
The Atlanta-based rapper recently hit social media to share his feelings after being asked to perform at Donald Trump?s inauguration. While he admits he’s always wanted to go to the White House, now is not the time…
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Another day, another Kanye West rant goes viral.
This time, it’s Kanye’s views on Donald Trump that has set social media ablaze.
Last night the superstar rapper shocked fans and supporters during his Saint Pablo tour in San Jose, when he decided to share a moment of honesty about his voting choice, declaring: “If I would have voted… I would have voted on Trump”.
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Jeezy is on a roll these days! Not only does he have the hottest album in the streets right now, but he’s also a hot commodity on several talk shows.
The Grammy nominated rapper/entrepreneur recently sat?down with Larry King on the Emmy-nominated series, ?Larry King Now? for an in-depth and wide-ranging interview about his new album ?Trap or Die 3?, homophobia in hip-hop, and the recent spate of Black men killed by police.
Jeezy opens up about his own run-ins with the law and shares his thoughts on Obama?s presidency, as well as the controversy surrounding Black Lives Matter.
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returned to TV last Saturday during a triumphant episode of ?Saturday Night Live? that also showcased the return of s’A Tribe Called Quest’.
The master comedian Chappelle took to the stage for his monologue and blew the crowd away with thought provoking jokes on things like the killing of Harambe and president-elect Donald Trump’s historic win.
I didn?t know Donald Trump was going to win the election. I did expect it. It seemed like Hillary Clinton was doing well in polls, and yet ? I know the whites.
You guys aren?t as full of surprises as you used to be.
America?s done it. We?ve actually elected an internet troll as our president.
I haven?t seen white people this angry since the O.J. verdict.
Chappelle also took on ISIS, the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting, and delivered talked about police violence and the Black Lives Matter movement.
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