On both sides of the political divide, rappers have been all over the 2020 presidential campaign — from Kanye West to Lil Wayne to Ice Cube to Diddy and more. The latest big name to get involved is Eminem, who is getting major props for his possible role in helping Democrat challenger Joe Biden claim the crucial state of Michigan.
Did Eminem’s Song Help Biden?
Leading up to Election Day, the Biden campaign produced an ad using Eminem’s “Lose Yourself.” Eminem shared the ad on Twitter featuring his hit single from the 8 Mile soundtrack, encouraging people to get out and vote.
Eminem’s Home State Picks Biden For President
So when Biden was declared the winner in Michigan — Eminem’s home state — the Internet decided it was Slim Shady who deserved credit. If Biden keeps this up, maybe Em will get invited to perform if there’s an inauguration party.
50 Cent Supporting Joe Biden, Says Chelsea Handler
Eminem’s friend 50 Cent was never really supporting Donald Trump and really supports Biden. At least that’s according to 50’s ex-girlfriend, comedian Chelsea Handler.
Was 50 Cent Serious About Supporting Trump?
Speaking to “The View,” Handler said 50’s support of Trump was just a joke. “He called me and he wasn’t serious, he was just screwing around on his Twitter,” she said. “He is supporting Joe Biden, he made that very clear to me and he said that I was able to tell you girls and any other press that I did that he is supporting Joe Biden.