Bernie Sanders is definitely the closest any of the current crop of presidential candidates come to possible hip hop iconhood, and he’s now even closer to the throne with “Bernie Sanders Power,” one of those mashup videos that re-edits his speeches and interviews to make him appear to be performing a rendition of the Kanye West track “Power.”
The only real downside to “Bernie Sanders Power,” except possibly his inability to actually implement his democratic socialist policies in a real-world political environment, is that it’s only like 40 seconds long. But it’s 40 seconds of pure, uh, power, and it does what all great rap tracks do: Leaves you wanting more.
You can see if you agree by giving “Bernie Sanders Power” a listen below. And for more mashups in a similar vein, you can find a lot more where that came from right here.
No one man should have all that power: