Singer Katy Perry was part of a star studded line-up of artists who lit up the just ended Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
On the night Mrs Clinton made history, one uber talented supporter who prepared the way for her acceptance speech was Katy Perry.
Former US First Lady Hilary Clinton has been projected to be the presumptive Democratic nominee for President, the Associated Press reports.
The former Secretary of State has reached the 2,383 delegates needed to clinch the Democratic nomination, according to the AP’s count- leading to the news agency’s declaration of Mrs Clinton as the presumptive nominee.
Businessman and former reality tv star Donald J. Trump took his biggest step yet towards becoming the Republican nominee for President after a huge win in Indiana led to his main rival dropping out of the race.
Trump won the Hoosier state’s primary, held Tuesday night, by a landslide 17 points- 53%-36% for Ted Cruz. The victory in the winner take all primary handed him all the state’s 51 delegates, making it virtually impossible for any remaining candidate to stop him from garnering the 1,237 delegates needed to win the nomination on the first ballot at the convention.
The US Presidential Primaries continues unabated, with the races heating up despite clear frontrunners emerging on both sides of the aisle.
Both frontrunners, Hilary Rodham Clinton for the Democratic Party and Donald J. Trump for the Republicans, were once friends of the late King of Pop, Michael Jackson; and we now know who he would have supported if he was still alive.
Caitlyn has been a woman for like two seconds, compared to Hilary Clinton, but that’s why we’re all entitled to our opinions.
The former Olympian has caused quite the stir by holding to her Republican ideology despite now being a transgender, part of the LGBTQ community that Republicans simply cannot stand. And now she’s attacking Hilary Clinton, who’s actually for LGBTQ.
Hilary Rodham Clinton made a huge step towards the Democratic nomination with a win in the Nevada Caucuses last Saturday, stalling her opponent Bernie Sanders’ momentum and giving her first clear win of the primary season.
Looking ahead to upcoming contests, Hilary made a visit to the set of the uber popular ABC show ‘Scandal’, whose lead actress Kerry Washington is one of the most recognisable names in the black community. Of course, Clinton would say it has nothing to do with the fact that the upcoming South Carolina primaries would feature an electorate that’s 50% African American.
Businessman Donald Trump got back to form with a commanding win in the US Republican Presidential candidates race in New Hampshire.
Trump’s campaign hit a roadblock last week, when he unexpectedly lost the Iowa caucuses to Texas Senator Ted Cruz– but he hit right back with a big win in the New Hampshire primary held Tuesday night, picking up 35% of the vote and outstripping his nearest competitor, Ohio Governor John Kasich, who picked up 16%- by 19% points.
Donald J. Trump has been leading the polls for US Republican Presidential candidate for months now, yet at the first real vote, the real estate mogul fell at the wayside, coming second to Texas Senator Ted Cruz.
Cruz polled 28% to Trump’s 24% at the Iowa Republican caucuses, with Florida senator Marco Rubio finishing third, getting 23% of votes.
The year the Oscars relented- 2016 would be remembered for the barrage the Academy has taken after releasing the nominees list for the Academy Awards, which did not include a single non-white actor in the leading categories.
Many entertainers of colour have called for a boycott, including Will and Jada Pinkett Smith– whilst Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs has promised changes in the coming years.
The celebs are lining behind the presumptive Democratic nominee for President, Hilary Rodham Clinton; as the campaign season moves into full throttle.
Pop icon Katy Perry was on hand to support the Clinton campaign during a stop in Iowa on Saturday. The musician posted several photos on Hilary’s Instagram page, showing her engaged in several activities with the campaign.
Kanye West might be interested in making a Presidential run in 2020, but he sure seems intent on helping someone out this cycle.
Kanye West made a donation to the Hilary Clinton campaign towards the 2016 Presidential elections. Mrs Clinton is running for the Democratic party nomination, after losing the 2008 primary to the hitherto unfancied Barack Obama.
Those two could be locked in battle by this time next year for the White House, and Hilary took the first real shot across the aisle utilising the best medium there ever was- comedy.
The former first lady appeared on a ‘Saturday Night Live’ skit, playing Val the bartender talking to Hilary Clinton; in what was a very hilarious, self deprecating sketch.