President Barack Obama was the first seated President ever to be seen on television while sitting down with Jay Leno on the Tonight Show.
The tendency to appear on the medium is not diminishing as he will be featured on his ABC talk show with Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday.
The 44th President will be a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to promote his book A Promised Land. It’s part of a media strategy that appears to be, on the one hand, intended to promote the memoirs, which are the first of two volumes on his presidency, and, on the other, the fact that his former Vice President Joe Biden is currently in the election for President Donald Trump has hit .
It comes after President Obama sits down at 60 minutes.
It’s not Obama’s first appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Either it was a celebrity sport in 2015. Read Mean Tweets (see below).
He’s also slowly jammed the news on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, sat down regularly with Jon Stewart on the Daily Show, appeared on the Colbert Report, and was interviewed on the Late Show with David Letterman and Late Night with Conan O’Brien.
The Zac Brown Band, who appeared on Obama’s Spotify playlist for the 2012 campaign, will deliver the music on Thursday.