Response: I bet them damn Re Re Re publicans are trying to come up with a way to put a twist on this one. LMDBAO!! C. Dancy II – The DCN Publisher
Who knew the President would be a one-man stimulus package for the music industry?
A day after President Obama sang a bit of Al Green’s classic "Let’s Stay Together" from the podium at a January 19th fundraising event in Harlem, videos of the crooner-in-chief went viral on YouTube, racking up millions of views. But it wasn’t just Obama’s version of the song that the web’s music fans sought out: according to Nielsen (via Billboard), digital download sales for Green’s version of the song jumped up 490% in the period ending on January 22nd. (More)