According to Rolling Stone; in the new issue President Barack Obama states that he has added Nas and Lil Tunechi to his Ipod playlist.
Rolling Stone:What music have you been listening to lately? What have you discovered, what speaks to you these days?
President Obama: …Thanks to Reggie, my rap palate has greatly improved. Jay-Z used to be sort of what predominated, but now I’ve got a little Nas and a little Lil Wayne and some other stuff, but I would not claim to be an expert. Malia and Sasha are now getting old enough to where they start hipping me to things. Music is still a great source of joy and occasional solace in the midst of what can be some difficult days.
• What is your background?tell us where you grew up and some information about your upbringing/experiences as a youth: I’m from a small town called Franklin in Louisiana. I was raised by my Mom along with my 3 sisters, we lived in small brick houses first on 7th street then on 9th street they both where project homes in my hood. When I was growing up all I used to do for the most part was play basketball, it was something I was dedicated to and what kept me going was the big support my Mom gave…See More