Following the announcement from Hip Hop’s Godfather, Russell Simmons, Hip Hopâ€™s President, Jay-Z has also publically announced he will be endorsing democratic favorite, Barack Obama. Via a lengthy telephone message (Listen here), Mr. Z insists itâ€™s time for change and Obama is the perfect candidate to carry out the task. â€śVote for Barack Obama. He is the change we can believe in,â€ť Mr. Carter asserts. With Jay referring to Obama in his new collaboration, â€śYouâ€™re Welcomeâ€ť, featuring Mary J Blige, we should have seen this coming a mile away huh? Â Does Jay really believe in Obamaâ€™s powerful poise or is he joining the celebrity bandwagon? You know what to doâ€¦SOUND OFF!