This article was published on August 31, 2010

Rapper Lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda Performs in front of the President.


Rapper Lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda Performs in front of the President.
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This is a performance by Lin-manuel Miranda at the White House Poetry Event. It was the premiere of a song from what should have been called “The Hamilton Mixtape”, a hip-hop concept album about the life and death of Alexander Hamilton, but unfortunately the Album never seemed to end up being released. Nevertheless, this is spectacular.