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2012-11-08 18:31
Los Angeles - is releasing a president Obama victory song.

The This Is Love singer plans to celebrate the success of the Democrat Party President winning a second time with a special song to commemorate his success in Tuesday's elections.

He write on Twitter: "I'm proud of where I come from...but I'm even more proud of where we are going... (sic)

"In 2008 I wrote 'its a new day' 1week before @BarackObama won...and last week I wrote another victory will be out in 1week. (sic)"

'Thanks mama'

The Voice coach hopes to follow the success of 2008's track, It's a New Day, which he penned when Obama was first elected. He also took the opportunity to thank his hardworking mother for her constant support.

He added: "Thanks mama for raising me the way you did...from the ghetto to backstage 2012 @BarackObama re-elect.

"I got to speak with the president backstage before this historic mom got me [here]...she is the greatest single mom ever..." attended Obama's election party at the McCormick Place convention centre in Chicago and mingled with stars including Stevie Wonder, Mary J Blige and Melanie Griffith.

Artists including Beyoncé, Nicki Minaj and Lady Gaga have also expressed their congratulations to Obama via Twitter. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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