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Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 01/20/2012

President Obama sings Al Green’s ‘Let’s stay together’ at Harlem’s Apollo Theater


President Barack Obama sings before speaking at a campaign event, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at the Apollo Theatre in the Harlem neighborhood of New York. (Haraz N. Ghanbari - AP)
President Obama made headlines Thursday for something other than his stance on SOPA, his Keystone XL pipeline rejection or his master reelection plans. He decided to sing a classic: the Rev. Al Green’s ‘Let’s Get Together.’

Obama was in New York City for a slew of fundraisers and was at the famous Apollo Theater in Harlem when he decided to belt out the line “I’m so in love with you.” Green and India Arie had just performed and was in the audience.

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