Jack White dedicates “Icky Thump” to Donald Trump: “You can’t be a president and a prostitute, too!”

White also repeatedly sang the phrase "Icky Trump" during his Gov Ball performance


Jack White, photo by David James Swanson

    In the lead up to the 2016 presidential election, Jack White sold “Icky Trump” t-shirts in protest of then-candidate Donald Trump. During his headlining set at Governors Ball on Friday, the former White Striper once again used Icky Thump’s title track to deliver a stinging rebuke of Trump.

    After singing the song’s second verse (“White Americans, what/ Nothing better to do/ Why don’t you kick yourself out/ You’re an immigrant too/ Who’s using who/ What should we do?/ Well, you can’t be a pimp/ And a prostitute too”), White proclaimed: “That’s for you, Trump! You can’t be a president and a prostitute, too, Trump!” He the proceeded to repeatedly sing the phrase “Icky Trump.”

    Watch fan-shot footage of the performance below..

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