Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Jay Z,Alicia Keys,John Legend Among Stars on Obama Re-Election Campaign List


      President barack obama's 2008 campaign got help from the music world and now it appears he is s asking for its aid again as he gears up for this year's re-election campaign.

     As part of the campaign process, a list of potential celebrity endorsers was given to campaign donors
    Will.i.am and Black Eyed Peas bandmate Fergie, India.Arie, Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Jamie Foxx, John Legend, Adam Levine, Ricky Martin and Chris Cornell, as well as Hollywood and political heavyweights ranging from George Clooney to Emanuel Rahm were among the 194 names submitted.Many of the artists have been contacted already .
     In the 2008 Obama campaign, stars including John Legend and Common joined will.i.am in a viral music video, "Yes We Can," based on an Obama speech which has now received  over 23 million views.

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