Jay-Z Backs Obama’s Support of Marriage Equality

By: Jase Peeples
5.15.2012

Advocate.com reports via CNN Political Ticker that Jay-Z has thrown his support behind President Obama’s marriage equality stance.

In an interview with CNN, the hip-hop superstar said, “I've always thought it as something that was still, um, holding the country back. What people do in their own homes is their business and you can choose to love whoever you love. That's their business.”

“It’s is no different than discriminating against blacks. It's discrimination plain and simple,” Jay-Z said.

Catch the full interview below.

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