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Former Sex Pistols Frontman Johnny Rotten Supports Donald Trump & Brexit Vote

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John Lydon visits 'The Morning Jolt with Larry Flick' on SiriusXM OutQ at SiriusXM Studios on April 30, 2015 in New York City. 

Count punk pioneer Johnny Rotten among President Donald Trump's supporters.

The former Sex Pistols frontman, whose real name is John Lydon, tells ITV's Good Morning Britain that "there's many, many problems" with Trump as a person, but he's not racist. Lydon says Trump "terrifies politicians and this is joy to behold." He says he looks at Trump as "a possible friend."

Lydon is a U.S. citizen, but also weighed in on the politics of his native Britain, saying he's in favor of the UK's vote to leave the European Union last year. He says, "The working class have spoke and I'm one of them and I'm with them."

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