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Wale performed at the White House before the State of the Union

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President Barack Obama delivered his eighth and final State of the Union address Tuesday night. Like any great legacy act, he even had an opener. Rapper Wale gave a special performance at the White House viewing party. The rapper performed a string of his hits, from to “Chillin'” to “White Shoes.” He also announced his fifth studio album, Shine, the follow-up to last year’s The Album About Nothing. The full performance is available on the White House’s YouTube channel, and there’s even Twitter videos of the rapper hanging out with Vice President Joe Biden.

Wale isn’t the first rapper to pass through the White House in recent weeks. Kendrick Lamar recently met with Obama after POTUS named “How Much a Dollar Cost” his favorite song of 2015

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