Poor DMX. His music predominantly sucks, he’s stuck in Arizona, makes gospel now, and he has no idea who the hell Barack Obama is. In this interview with XXL magazine, the rapper admits to not following the electionâ€”which is semi-understandableâ€”but he should at least know about the black guy in the running:
DMX: What the fuck is a Barack?! Barack Obama. Where he from, Africa?
XXL: Yeah, his dad is from Kenya.
What the fuck?! That ainâ€™t no fuckinâ€™ name, yo. That ainâ€™t that niggaâ€™s name. You canâ€™t be serious. Barack Obama. Get the fuck outta here.
Youâ€™re telling me you havenâ€™t heard about him before.
I ainâ€™t really paying much attention.
I mean, itâ€™s pretty big if a Blackâ€¦
Wow, Barack! The niggaâ€™s name is Barack. Barack? Nigga named Barack Obama. What the fuck, man?! Is he serious? That ainâ€™t his fuckinâ€™ name. Ima tell this nigga when I see him, â€œStop that bullshit. Stop that bullshitâ€ [laughs] â€œThat ainâ€™t your fuckinâ€™ name.â€ Your momma ainâ€™t name you no damn Barack.