WATCH: Kanye West auditions for 'American Idol' in San Francisco

- Could Kanye West be the next—pause for effect—American Idol?

Hours after performing for President Obama at a Democratic National Committee event Saturday in San Francisco, the rapper apparently headed over to "American Idol" auditions also being held in the Bay Area this weekend.

 

 

SURPRISE!

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According to Rolling Stone, Yeezus surprised judges Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and host Ryan Seacrest by dropping in to sing an a cappella version of his song "Gold Digger."

And it looks like J-Lo was feeling it.

 

 

Ryan Seacrest was pumped up too.

 

 

look who's going to Hollywood! #IdolAuditions #kanyewest

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Yeezy made it to Hollywood!

 

 

#ICYMI: #KanyeWest auditioned for @americanidol today. Bruh, you're goin to Hollywood! 🌟

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