Watch President Barack Obama's Farewell Speech In Full

  • Posted 16 months Ago

Last night President Barack Obama delivered a farewell speech in his hometown of Chicago, saying goodbye to 8 years as Commander in Chief.

Introduced by the American National Anthem sung by Chance The Rapper collaborator BJ The Chicago Kid, the Obama was met with huge cheers and a standing ovation. He went on to give a speech passionately urging others to get involved in politics, while also delivering a touching tribute to his family and wife Michelle. Watch it in full above via The New York Times.

President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration is on 20 January.