While it’s unclear if he will be voting for Trump on Election Day, he revealed that they discussed Trump’s Platinum Plan, which aims to increase access to capital in Black communities by almost $500 billion.
Ice Cube was also contacted by the Trump Administration to incorporate his Contract With Black America into the Platinum Plan.
Wayne received backlash on social media from disappointed fans who criticized his decision to meet with Trump. “For the very first time in my life, Wayne disappointed me,” tweeted one fan, while another asked, “Just how big IS the sunken place?”
For the very first time in my life, Wayne disappointed me
This is not the first time Wayne has stirred controversy for his political views. In 2016, he denounced the Black Lives Matter movement and earlier this year, he questioned the activism in the wake of George Floyd’s murder while sympathizing with law enforcement.
Other rappers including Lil Pump and 50 Cent have endorsed Trump over Joe Biden in recent weeks, however, 50 later retracted his support.