Kanye held the first public show as US presidential candidate

Kanye held the first public show as US presidential candidate

American rapper Kanye West held his first public show as a candidate for the presidential election in the US in November.

On Sunday, Kanye gave a lengthy speech to a gathering in North Charleston, South Carolina, covering topics ranging from abortion and religion to international trade and licensing deals, according to Politico News.

Kanye, a 21-time Grammy winner wearing 'Protective Waste', appeared in live streaming at the event.

Hundreds of people gathered at the venue, where gospel music was played before Kanye's appearance.

Kanye announced to contest the presidential election earlier this month.