By Aly Semigran
Updated January 20, 2012 at 03:08 PM EST

Who knew he had it in him?

During a fund-raiser at New York City’s legendary Apollo Theater on Thursday night, President Barack Obama broke into a verse of Al Green’s classic hit “Let’s Stay Together” as a nation (okay, probably just Democrats) collectively swooned and wondered why he’s been keeping this talent from us for so long. (Al Green songs are always cooler than bowling, Mr. President.)

While Obama assured Green, who was in attendance at the event, “I cannot sing like you, I just wanted to show my appreciation” it’s still pretty impressive. Come on Matt Damon, admit it. All politics aside, you are so in love with this, too.

Watch the Commander-in-Chief croon “Let’s Stay Together” (his theme song for the 2012 campaign, perhaps?) here:

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