Isaac Guzman of the New York Daily News spoke with Nelly ahead of Tuesday’s release of ‘Nellyville’. The rapper addressed the recent controversy when Missouri Gov. Bob Holden awarded him a proclamation to thank him, angering many Republicans. Nelly refers to the incident on the new disc calling himself “the Bill Clinton of the Lou.” Nelly said, “I definitely feel that whole Bill Clinton thing was a setup. And I feel sometimes, politically, that they’re trying to set me up. The people in St. Louis showed us nothing but love, but sometimes the politicians get crazy.”
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