The President of the United States of America, Barack obama invited a host of Hip-Hop and R&B music stars to the white house on official talks about the “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative. The initiative is targeted at keeping young minorities out of the criminal justice system and improve their access to higher education while also addressing the challenges faced by minority men.
Some of the artistes who where at the meeting are Nicki Minaj, J. Cole, DJ Khaled, Ludacris, Alicia Keys, Rick Ross, Bust Rhymes, Timbaland, Talib Kweli and Pusha T among others.
A lot of the music stars who were at the meeting expressed their emotions and optimism towards the initiative via social media, check out some of their posts below.
Check out DJ Khaled’s Snapchat video collage of the “My Brother’s Keeper” meeting
Humbly speaking this was my 5th time meeting and speaking with our President. Never had him sign anything and today I thought to myself I'm trippin! Today I got my book personally signed and no words can explain the excitement of having this added to my collection of life changing memorabilia #historic