Hillary Clinton Announces 2016 Presidential Bid: Music Stars React on Social Media
Ariana Grande and Young Jeezy were among those chiming in.
After two years of speculation, Hillary Clinton has officially announced that she'll run for president in 2016.
Clinton, who unsuccessfully ran against President Barack Obama in 2008, announced her much-anticipated second campaign for the White House on Sunday (April 12). Watch it here. She will likely become the 2016 Democratic nominee.
Music stars and other celebrities expressed their support for Clinton on social media. Read some of their tweets and Instagram posts below.
I'm running for president. Everyday Americans need a champion, and I want to be that champion. –H https://t.co/w8Hoe1pbtC— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) April 12, 2015
I'm in. https://t.co/ym7YB9yyOn— Carole King (@Carole_King) April 12, 2015
This is the best news ever. https://t.co/Gsn25BQtrg— Andrew Rannells (@AndrewRannells) April 12, 2015
Short & clean message. Excellent campaign website. Great video. This will be a good start for @HillaryClinton. Let's wait and see ;-)— Kim Dotcom (@KimDotcom) April 12, 2015
yaaas @hillaryclinton— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) April 12, 2015
You betta work, @HillaryClinton!— RuPaul's Drag Race (@RuPaulsDragRace) April 12, 2015
This story first appeared on Billboard.com.