Killer Mike and El-P, better known as the hip-hop duo Run The Jewels were introduced by Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders prior to their performance at Coachella .
Sanders spoke via video message stating, “One of the highlights of running for president over the course of this last year has been getting to know Killer Mike. His depth of passion, his knowledge and commitment to community is an inspiration to me and I value his friendship immensely. El-P, keep up the great work and let’s get to know each other better in the months that come.”
Killer Mike has been a vocal supporter of Sanders, he spoke at his rally in Atlanta last fall , and interviewed him at his barber shop.