On Friday Oct. 2nd it was reported that the President of the United States and the first lady contracted the coronavirus. Yesterday, 43-year-old rapper Kanye West took to social media to wish both Donald and Melania Trump well during this trying time. Three days after the presidential debate, Trump, 74 and Melania, 50 announced the dreadful news regarding the contraction of the virus. Trump who is known for not wearing a mask and holding numerous rallies which most people think that has lead to the president getting COVID-19. Below is the statement West posted via Twitter.
It’s no secret that West would express his feelings about the president. Back in 2016, Kanye shocked America when he was first seen taking photos and conducting meetings with Trump who was then in the running to become America’s president. He has been a long-time supporter of Trump since the beginning. The “GOOD Music” founder wasn’t the only celebrity to react and share their thoughts and concerns about the news of the president and first lady. Todrick Hall, 50 Cent, Sara Bareilles and even Cardi B wished them a speedy recovery along with his competition Joe Biden.
Lastly, West shared his thoughts on voting with GQ Magazine earlier this year.
“I’m definitely voting this time, and we know who I’m voting on. And I’m not going to be told by the people around me and the people that have their agenda that my career is goin to be over. because guess what: I’m still here!”