Shocker. Kanye becomes the second hip-hop artist to officially announce his support for Donald Trump, the first being Azealia Banks. Although, Ye didn’t vote this year he says if he did he would’ve marked Donald on the presidential bid.

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Kanye kicked off the second leg of his Saint Pablo tour last night in San Jose, California nonetheless, the democratic state with 55 electoral votes, and took some usual time to address what’s been on his mind. He told the stunned audience he would’ve voted for Trump and that he thinks he’s a genius they way he got people to expose their racism:

“This is the beginning. Sometimes you might not get your way in order to learn in the future how to get your way. You might understand what I’m saying but…”

Watch the video below and check the gallery above for photos of tweets from one of the concert goers, who documented everything that happened because of this at the concert. Ye also stated that his manager Scooter Braun advised him not to tell anyone he was a Trump supporter before the election: