But Republicans aren't the only ones getting in trouble for their music choices, During his 2008 campaign, Barack Obama's team was asked by Sam Moore to stop using "Hold On! I'm Coming," a 1966 soul classic by his duo Sam & Dave. Moore, who was very vocal in Dr. Martin Luther King's civil rights movement, wrote in a letter to the campaign: "I have not agreed to endorse you for the highest office in our land. I reserve my right to determine who I will support when and if I choose to do so. My vote is a very private matter between myself and the ballot box. My endorsement and support of a candidate, because I do carry some celebrity, makes it quite a different matter changing a private act to a public statement, something I wouldn't do without considerable thought."
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