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Rapper travels 2,000 miles to rock the vote

Despite an absentee voter ballot that allegedly never arrived in the mail, Atlanta's own Lil Jon would not be deterred from voting. The rapper made a cross-country trip from Los Angeles to Atlanta to vote amid claims that “…GA NEVA SENT MY BALLOT AFTER NUMEROUS CALLS!!!”

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  1. 6AM FLIGHT TO ATL TO VOTE BECAUSE GA NEVA SENT MY BALLOT AFTER NUMEROUS CALLS!!! U CANT DISCOURAGE ME! #VOTETODAY @TURNOUTFORWHAT #ROCKTHEVOTE
    6AM FLIGHT TO ATL TO VOTE BECAUSE GA NEVA SENT MY BALLOT AFTER NUMEROUS CALLS!!! U CANT DISCOURAGE ME! #VOTETODAY @TURNOUTFORWHAT #ROCKTHEVOTE
  2. 6AM FLIGHT TO ATL TO VOTE BECAUSE GA NEVA SENT MY BALLOT AFTER NUMEROUS CALLS!!! U CANT DISCOURAGE ME! #VOTETODAY
  3. Hundreds including media outlets and political pundits chronicled Lil Jon's journey, and anxiously waited for him to cast his ballot.
  4. But still, the people demanded answers...
  5. Fulton County Elections Director Rick Barron says his office mailed an absentee ballot to Lil Jon on Oct. 27 after receiving his application Oct. 24.
  6. But despite reports that Lil Jon didn't vote in the last midterm election....
  7. ...he still managed to succeed where many politicians have failed, by inspiring people to get out the vote.
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