Before dining together at the White House, President Trump piled applaud on one of his most prominent supporters: rapper Kanye West.
“He can speak for me any time he wants,” Trump said. “He’s a smart cookie. He gets it.”
The president said West “could in all likelihood be” a presidential aspirant later on, however simply after 2024.
At a certain point amid the Oval Office meeting, West went behind the president’s work area and embraced him.
Trump additionally commended the rapper after he went on what a White House columnist called “a 10-minute speech that included saying he has been diagnosed to have bipolar disorder
.” In response, the president said: “I tell you what that was pretty impressive … That was quite something.”
West, who donned a Make America Great Again hat, said, “They tried to scare me to not wear this hat. But, this hat gives me power in some way.”