But nobody believes him...

Boris Johnson claims to be a fan of The Clash in a new video.

The Conservative leader and current Prime Minister - although both could change in the coming weeks - has just shared a new campaign video, mirroring Vogue-style questioning.

Asked about his favourite band, Boris Johnson stutters before responding with The Clash, a band whose left-leaning politics are evident to anyone with eyes and ears.

We're not sharing the clip, but here's a screenshot.

Much like David Cameron's supposed fondness for The Smiths, news of Boris Johnson's attempt to co-opt The Clash into his worldview sent the internet into bedlam.

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