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Here's Why Lil B Will Pick Bernie Sanders Over Hillary Clinton For U.S. President

Bernie Sanders for president ? Well, Lil B seems to believe so.

After heavily being on the Hillary Clinton bandwagon for quite sometime, (see: "B***h Im Bill Clint0n") Lil B has had a change of mind in who he thinks should govern this country.  In a political-infused Twitter rant last month, the California rapper professed his liking for Bernie Sanders in the presidential election.

But besides the tweets, Lil B went onto describe in detail the sentiments behind his decision to back up Bernie and dismiss Hillary in a recent CNN interview. "No one's really been saying anything about Hillary Clinton besides that she's a woman and running for office," Lil B told the news outlet. "To me, it's kind of like the same thing when Obama was running, but the difference is Obama seemed to have a more down-to-earth personality."

READ: Lil B Saved From Apartment Fire, Thanks To His 15-Year-Old Neighbor  

In addition to this, he also mentioned that what Sanders was doing in his younger years is far for appealing to him than what Hillary was doing. Thus, primarily because she used to work for Republican Sen. Barry Goldwater’s defunct 1964 presidential campaign.

READ: Lil B Talks Upcoming NYU Lecture: "Lives Will Be Changed" 

"Once the people started telling me about Bernie Sanders and comparing what he was doing back in his younger days and what she was doing, it made me kind of look at her different -- not really respect her as much as I thought," he continued. “She was doing some other stuff for some Republican…She didn't have any part in trying to march against segregation. She was just a follower."

You can finish looking at his series of tweets regarding his favoritism towards Bernie Sanders, below, and what he feels all presidential candidates should know.

READ: Who’s The Real Based God? Lil B Talks James Harden, NBA Playoffs And The Curse

Lastly, the rapper whose been known for his political activism—he has given motivational speeches in various collegiate institutions including NYU, UCLA and MIT—had some choice words for presidential candidates in order to gain more African-American voters: "To win African-American voters you have to feel them," but most of the candidates "don't understand what that means."

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Rico Love Wants His Lady To 'Shine' In New Music Video

Through a montage of dark city views paired with silver monochronistic architecture, Rico Love is making sure the main lady in his life blossoms above all possible adversity from her past in the newly released visuals for his latest single, “Shine.”

The video features a beautiful, chocolate-hued woman clad in a pinkish fur coat, who serves as Rico’s main source of love and affection. With his captivating lyrics and a soulful voice filled of conviction, the Grammy award winning songwriter is steadily making his sonic stance on the R&B world.

Love credits his stellar musicianship to his discipline when it comes to studying music. In an interview with The Fader, he details part of his learning process taking it back to his rapper days.

"It’s just like a guy who’s 6’10". He can teach himself how to dunk if he does it every day. I take everything serious that I do. I go 100%," he said. "I study. It wasn’t like I was just this rapper who didn’t listen to Queen, who didn’t understand Rufus Wainwright, that didn't listen to the Beatles. I don’t want to sound like a pompous jerk, but I have amazing taste in music. When you start loving great songs, when it’s time to write one your own ear can understand what’s a great song and what’s not."

Watch the video for "Shine" below.

 

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Breakdancing Proposed As Potential Sport For 2024 Olympics

According to CNN, a proposal has been made to add breakdancing as a sport during the 2024 Olympics in Paris. Breakdancing is one of four events suggested for inclusion, along with surfing, climbing and skateboarding.

"We are pleased to see that Paris 2024's proposal for new sports to the Olympic programme is very much in line with the reforms of Olympic Agenda 2020, which is striving to make the Olympic programme gender-balanced, more youth-focused and more urban," read a statement from the International Olympic Committee. Other mediums such as Squash, snooker and chess put their proposals in, but were not selected.

Breakdancing, which is one of the four elements of hip-hop, was introduced as a sport during the 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires. Thanks to organizations such as Red Bull's BC One, the legacy of breakdancing lives on through workshops and competitions throughout the world. Last year's Red Bull BC One Breakdancing World Championship was held in Switzerland.

“Obviously, if people know the history of the hip-hop culture, then they'll know that we are the original hip-hop," “B-Boy Ronnie” Abaldonado told VIBE of breakdancing's influence during Red Bull BC One Camp in Houston. "...We're here not to just teach people how to dance, but also to educate them on hip-hop and breaking.”

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Blueface Uses Transphobic Language To Call Out Fan Who Entered His DM's

Rapper Blueface reportedly exposed DM's allegedly sent by one of his transgender female fans, and in doing so, he called the young woman "it."

According to the "Thotiana" rapper's Instagram Story, a young woman attempted to spend the night with him and slid into his DM's. However, he details he was not interested, and used transphobic language in his photo evidence.

"'It' tryed [sic] to get me wit all these d**c succing [sic] videos," the 22-year-old wrote. "Not happening that's out...If you think I linked up wit this t***ny you smoking d**c." He posted a few of the messages sent by the young woman, which appeared to be unanswered. However, many pointed out that his responses to her inquiries were deleted for his own Story.

Blueface is currently facing prison time stemming from his arrest for possession of an unregistered handgun. The charge is a felony, and reportedly carries a maximum of three years behind bars. In November 2018, the California native was allegedly involved in a robbery and a vehicle-to-vehicle gunfight.

As expected, his personal life and views don't appear to be affecting his professional life. His song "Thotiana" is sitting at No. 20 on the Billboard Hot 100.

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