Run HRC: Hillary Clinton’s hip hop clout is on the rise
Hillary Clinton is slowly solidifying her unlikely place as a fixture in the hip hop scene.
The straight-laced Ivy Leaguer, raised in a picturesque Chicago suburb and known for her love of the pantsuit may seem like an unlikely subject of hip-hop anthems. But there’s a long list of Clinton asides in hip-hop throughout the years and the candidate herself seems willing to embrace that now as she works to appeal to a younger, more diverse group of voters.
Her latest shout out comes in during rapper Nicki Minaj’s feature in Robin Thicke’s newest single “Back Together,” released this week. Read more…