Ritchie, who in the past has described himself as a Libertarian, and has often expressed right-leaning views. He strongly supported Donald Trump his 2016 presidential run, while Trump seems to have set the stage for more U.S. celebrities to seek high office.
Kid Rock is running for a U.S. Senate seat in Michigan.
The Michigan-native musician, whose real name is Robert Ritchie, appeared to confirm long-running rumors and speculation in a tweet on Wednesday.
“I have had a ton of emails and texts asking me if this website is real… http://kidrockforsenate.com The answer is an absolute YES.”
— Kid Rock (@KidRock) July 12, 2017
The 46-year-old singer, songwriter, rapper and producer later tweeted a follow-up teasing “a major announcement in the near future,” which promises to reveal more details.