Kanye Roamri West, known as Kanye West, is a singer, rapper, fashion designer, songwriter, etc. The rumor regarding West candidacy in the presidential campaign was going on from 2015. Let’s go through everything we know about Kanye West’s 2020 presidential candidate.
On July 4, 2020, that is observed as an Independence Day, an announcement was made on Twitter about the presidential campaign of Kanye West. Kanye West tweeted, “We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States! #2020VISION.”
This announcement about him entering the election came after missing the deadline of at least four states for appearing on the ballot as a third-party candidate. His running mate is a preacher from Wyoming. The announcement by him was a challenge to go against Donald Trump.
On July 8 and 9, signatures were collected by the campaign in Florida and South Carolina. The statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission was completed by the campaign on July 16. Thus West was granted the presidential candidate status under the federal law with ballot access in Oklahoma.
The singer’s plan on the presidential campaign was revealed after a new album God’s country was released and a new song was teased. It is not known yet if West is serious about running for the presidential candidate.
Forbes covered Kanye’s presidency on July 8 wherein he stated that his campaign is not for the promotion of his album. The final decision for running would be made by him in thirty days. Kardashian and Elon Musk is his campaign advisor. Kanye would be running under the Birthday Party. Musk also supported the presidential campaign after having a talk with West