"Get in the Senate and try to help someone."

By Radio.com Staff

(RADIO.COM) – On Wednesday, musician Kid Rock took to social media to declare his intention to run for the U.S. Senate in 2018.

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“I have had a ton of emails and texts asking me if this website is real… kidrockforsenate.com,” he wrote. “The answer is an absolute YES. Stay tuned, I will have a major announcement in the near future.”

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Currently, Rock’s site only features the tagline “Are you scared?” some campaign merch, an email signup and some political slogans which are plays on his lyrics. Sample: “Get in the Senate and try to help someone.”

Rock (real name Robert James Ritchie) has been rumored to be a candidate for political office in his home state of Michigan. Is this a creative way to sell more merch or is he for real? Only time will tell.

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