- Lil Pump endorsed President Donald Trump ahead of the US presidential election on Tuesday, 3 November
- Trump invited Lil Pump on stage at a packed rally and introduced him as "Lil Pimp" before correcting himself
- Lil Pump, who has a song with Kanye West, discouraged people from voting for Joe Biden
Lil Pump has endorsed President Donald Trump as US citizens get ready to vote in the country's presidential election on Tuesday, 3 November.
The rapper, who was wearing Trump's famous Make America Great Again hat, went on stage at a Trump rally and discouraged citizens from voting for "sleepy Joe". Trump's biggest rival in the election is former vice president Joe Biden.
Lil Pump, who has a song with Kanye West titled I love It, told scores of people who gathered at the campaign rally:
"I've come here to say Mr President I appreciate everything you've done for our country. You've brought the troops home. and you're doing the right thing. MAGA 2020, don't forget that. Do not vote for sleepy Joe at all!"
Before Pump made his way to the stage, Trump introduced the star as "Lil Pimp". Trump quickly corrected himself when he called Pump up on stage to say a few words.
Social media users have shared mixed reactions to the Gucci Gang hitmaker after he publicly showed his support for Trump. Check out some of their comments below:
"I used to tease my high school students for listening to Lil Pump. Now I’m happy about it, I was right."
"You know this guy is BROKE BROKE if he’s going this far to try and avoid a tax increase lol. Luckily nobody that listens to LIL PUMP votes."
"As a Trump supporter this is hilarious. You can tell Don had no clue who dude was and was just told to shout him out."
"Does this guy really think that black people are influenced by rappers? So stereotypical! He absolutely has no clue how to connect with black people. The reality is, he doesn’t know how to connect with anyone!"
"This is so embarrassing for him. We all forgot him, so he has to do a publicity stunt like this."
In related news, Briefly.co.za reported that Eminem took a decision to lend his support to US presidential candidate Joe Biden ahead of the country's presidential election on Tuesday, 3 November.
The Slim Shady hitmaker took to social media to share a new advertisement endorsing Biden. The rapper captioned the clip he shared on Instagram: "One opportunity... #Vote".
The star's hit song Lose Yourself is used as background music in the ad while images of Biden and his team on their way to a campaign event.
Social media users have shared mixed reaction's to Eminem's post. One tweep @DavidDanielz said:
"Eminem means well but he shouldn’t support either candidate. I just see a famous rich white guy is voting for the neoliberal politician that has negatively impacted black and brown kids for years with his policies."
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Source: Briefly News