2016 presidential candidate Marco Rubio told his staff to make a spot on his schedule on August 14, but it’s not for your standard campaign stop.

Rubio, a well known fan of rap music, wants to make sure he has the time to catch the premiere of the new film “Straight Out of Compton,” the story of the founding of the rap group NWA in the 1980’s!

He’ll see the flick in either Iowa or New Hampshire, naturally:


But this love of rap music is really nothing new. For example, Rubio gave this interview to BuzzFeed on rap music in 2013:

And earlier this year, he impressed the folks over at TMZ who thought they could stump him with a Tupac Shakur question:

Although Rubio’s motives are being questioned by the haters:

Yes, really. Deal with it.