By Megan McCourt - 09/14/12 03:40 PM EDT
“He has a pretty good singing voice,” Ne-Yo said of Obama.
The president has been known to occasionally break out into song on the campaign trail, crooning a bit of Al GreenAl GreenDemocrats stage protest during brief House session Dems decline to rush Fattah's departure Dems call for updated financial sector diversity probe MORE’s “Let’s Stay Together” at a fundraising event in New York's Harlem borough in January.
Ne-Yo noted that if he was able to assemble the president and West for a collaboration, they would have to sing about something other than politics.
“[Politics] doesn’t make for very good songs,” he said.
“I’m just trying to protect my stacks,” West raps. “Mitt Romney don’t pay no tax.”
Also being honored at the Angels in Adoption event by Sen. Mary LandrieuMary Landrieu oil is changing the world and Washington Ex-Sen. Kay Hagan joins lobby firm Republican announces bid for Vitter’s seat MORE (D-La.), the Congressional Coalition on Adoption co-chairwoman, was actress Katherine Heigl and her husband, singer Josh Kelley.
The Hollywood duo has two adopted daughters — Naleigh, their oldest from South Korea, and Adalaide, who was adopted from Louisiana earlier this year.
“The most beautiful part about becoming parents and having these children is that they ground you in a way you could never have imagined before them,” Heigl said.
Heigl and hubby declined to talk politics, but noted, “The beauty of [this event] is it’s a bipartisan issue.”