Monday 16 December, 2019

Trump says rapper Kanye West has 'good taste' for liking him

In this December 13, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump and Kanye West pose for a picture in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York. (PHOTO: AP)

In this December 13, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump and Kanye West pose for a picture in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York. (PHOTO: AP)

US President Donald Trump is praising Kanye West, saying the rapper has "good taste" because he supports Trump.

Trump says in an interview with "Fox & Friends" that West has "good taste" and sees the decline in unemployment rate among black and Hispanic Americans.

Trump says, "He's smart. He says, 'You know what, Trump is doing a much better job than the Democrats did.'"

West recently offered his support of Trump in a series of tweets. Trump responded on Twitter, "Thank you Kanye, very cool!"

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