World Bank nominee Jim Yong Kim showcases rapping talent
23 March 2012 Last updated at 15:32 GMT
President Obama has announced that he is nominating a Korean-born American academic, Jim Yong Kim, to be the new head of the World Bank.
President Obama also listed Dr Kim's many extra-curricular talents including basketball and golf.
After the announcement, footage emerged of the new nominee starring as a rapper in an "Idol" competition last year at New Hampshire's Dartmouth College, where he is president.