NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 09: Donald Trump and Melania Knauss-Trump attend the Comedy Central Roast Of Donald Trump at the Hammerstein Ballroom on March 9, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images) Original Filename: GYI0063876060.jpg

Music rapper, Pitbull, said he would not support Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump, describing his campaign as a “joke.”

“I think the [Trump’s] campaign is a joke, to be honest with you.

“I think that it’s unfortunate the way we’re being viewed around the world due to some people’s approaches,” the Cuban-American told newsmen in Los Angeles.

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Pitbull, real name Armando Perez, was speaking on the sidelines of a ceremony on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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The rapper was honoured with a star plaque for his contributions to the music recording industry by the authorities.

Pitbull’s comments on Trump came after a report in Vanity Fair magazine that the Miami-born rapper had met with the Republican nominee in Florida.

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“Am I supporting Donald Trump? No, I am not supporting Donald Trump. You all know this already very well,” he said.