Four years ago, Obama Girl seductively strutted into the Internet history ebooks with a catchy ode to the then-senator. “I Got a Crush… on Obama” racked up millions of YouTube views and became arguably the biggest viral hit of 2008 election cycle.
Well, hold on to your “I Obama Girl has returned to once again throw her support behind the Democratic presidential candidate.
“Still Got a Crush on Obama” stars Leah Kauffman, who might look a little different than the Obama Girl you remember. In 2008, Kauffman provided the vocals for the original track, but left the onscreen duties to model Amber Lee Ettinger. For the reboot, Kauffman took over both in front of and behind the camera, penning the lyrics and starring in the video.
If this whole viral video thing fizzles out, Kauffman has cornered the political platform of Spandex and Sparkles for 2016. U-S-A! U-S-A!