President Obama delivered a strong and emotional farewell speech yesterday and in light of the same, we can not help but reminisce about the iconic ‘My President’ song from Jeezy and Nas. It came out around Obama’s victory to the first term in 2008.
The trapper breaks down the lyrics behind some of the lyrics to Genius and also reveals that he wrote the song about four months before Obama’s election to the office. Watch it below.
“When I wrote the song, he didn’t win until four months later. It was kinda spoken into existence.”