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Oh, Yeezus: Trump and Kanye West trade complimentary tweets

Last Updated Apr 25, 2018 at 2:13 pm PDT

In this April 18, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump listens during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, in Palm Beach, Fla. The Democratic National Committee on Friday sued President Donald Trump's campaign, Trump's son, his son-in-law, the Russian Federation and WikiLeaks. The Democrats accuse the defendants of conspiring to help Trump win the 2016 presidential election after breaking into DNC computers and stealing tens of thousands of emails and documents. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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Rapper Kanye West exchanges friendly tweets with US president

WASHINGTON, DC. (NEWS 1130) – Washington’s newest bromance: Yeezus and The Donald.

President Donald Trump is tweeting his thanks Wednesday to rap superstar Kanye West for his recent online support.

Trump wrote, “Thank you Kanye, very cool!” in response to the tweets from West, who called the president “my brother.”

West tweeted a number of times Wednesday expressing his admiration for Trump, saying they share “dragon energy.”

The rap star also posted a photo of himself wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat.

But in one tweet he noted that his wife, reality star Kim Kardashian West, wanted him to make clear that he did not agree “with everything Trump does.”

Kanye West visited the president-elect at Trump Tower during the presidential transition.