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is the greatest rapper in the game according to the Jay Z most powerful man in the world – . President Obama
POTUS called into “Sway in the Morning” and let us in on his Top 5. According to the Prez, many of the newer lyricists are talented, but Hov’s track record sets him apart.
As for his other four picks,
President Obama shouts out , Kendrick Lamar , Chance the Rapper , and Drake . We have to admit, he’s got a pretty solid five. Kanye West
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I think the young guys, Kendrick and Chance, are doing amazing work,” he said after Sway Calloway acknowledged his love for hip-hop. The Prez continued, “I love Drake, and the girls love Drake, so he’s commercially just doing great and unbelievably talented. You know, Jay Z’s still the king – he’s got a track record, same with Kanye.”
Listen to his full response below. He also predicts the Golden State Warriors will take the NBA championship this year.
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The Carters: Beyonce, Blue Ivy, & Jay Z Take Over Europe This Summer
15 photos Launch gallery
1. The Carters arrived to Capri, Italy in style this August.
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2. Beyoncé & Jay Z were greeted in Capri by a bunch of happy fans.
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3. Of course, Bey & Jay took jet skiing to another level. Check out Beyonce’s gown.
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4. Bey enjoying time with her family in the South of France.
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5. Daddy’s little girl, Blue Ivy Carter
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6. Jay and Bey take their little one on the waters in the South of France.
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7. Blue Ivy gets gangster in Nice on Sunday.
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8. Bey’s waves are spinnning—plus a tiny braid for flair.
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10. Blue asks Grandma Tina “Do you really know how to swim?” as she jumps into the water.
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11. Tina goes in.
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12. “I took a leap of faith, by jumping off the highest third story, on a boat into the ocean,” said Tina.
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13. Tina shows off her amazing cheekbones.
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14. “Sunnin and funnin” with her man.
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15. Getting silly with boo Richard Lawson in the South of France.
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