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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 21: Lil Uzi Vert performs during the TIDAL's 5th Annual TIDAL X Benefit Concert TIDAL X Rock The Vote At Barclays Center - Show at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on October 21, 2019 in New York City.

Kanye West might not the only rapper running for president. Lil Uzi Vert recently took to social media to say that he’s doing the same.

On Tuesday (July 21), Lil Uzi Vert tweeted, “I’m tired of this…..I’m running for president. Vote for Baby Pluto.”

The rapper tweeted that alongside an American flag emoji. “Vote for Baby Pluto,” he tweeted again alongside another American flag emoji with a photo of himself wearing an American flag sweater with a book bag to match.

In the photo, Lil Uzi Vert was sitting in what appeared to be a private plane. Plenty of the rapper’s fans had responses to his new announcement.

Check out some of Lil Uzi Vert’s fan’s responses below.

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.