Grammy-nominated rapper Lupe Fiasco was escorted off the stage of StartUp’s Rock On inauguration event while performing the antiwar song, “Words I Never Said”. Organizers claim that the audience was not happy with Fiasco’s choice of music. Given that Lupe is an outspoken, vocal critic of Barack Obama and the fake war on terror -
During an interview with CBS in 2011, Fiasco called Obama a terrorist. “The biggest terrorist is Obama and the United States of America. I’m trying to fight the terrorism that’s actually causing the other forms of terrorism,” he said.
- it defies my imagination as to why organizers wanted him to perform – but I am very glad he did. Here is the video of the song that riled Obama supporters, with the lyrics below.