Russell Simmons and Questlove are going head to head in a grassroots fundraising competition to fuel President Obama's campaign. The two team leaders have both been tweeting throughout the week in an attempt to attract donations to their side, and Questlove has taken a commanding lead. As much as some seem to focus on what entertainers aren't doing, it's good to see how genuinely involved men like Simmons and Questlove are with this upcoming election. Perhaps their efforts will influence others to follow suit.

The contest ends Sunday

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