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Kendrick Lamar meets with President Obama at the White House

MUSIC MEETS POLITICS: Rapper Kendrick Lamar and Obama embrace at The White House

MUSIC MEETS POLITICS: Rapper Kendrick Lamar and Obama embrace at The White House

PRESIDENT BARACK Obama recently revealed that his favorite song of 2015 was Kendrick Lamar’s How Much a Dollar Cost, and today it was revealed that the Commander-in-Chief and the To Pimp a Butterfly rapper sat down in the Oval Office to discuss a variety of topics.

“Can you believe we’re both sitting in this Oval Office?” Obama asked Kendrick when he noticed the rapper was nervous, according to the president’s senior adviser Valerie Jarrett.

LET'S SHAKE ON IT: Kendrick and President Obama end their meeting with a handshake

LET’S SHAKE ON IT: Kendrick and President Obama end their meeting with a handshake

Photos from Kendrick’s meeting with the president were shared in a new video promoting the Pay It Forward program, which encourages the mentoring of inner city youth, with the rapper opening about his conversation with Obama.

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