6 November 2012 9:40 PM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Musicians played a key role in Barack Obama’s re-election, with some hitting the campaign trail (Bruce Springsteen, Jay-z), others performing at stump stops (Katy Perry, Jason Mraz, Foo Fighters) and many more endorsing the president via video pleas, tweets, radio ads, onstage banter and letters, among them: Barbra Streisand, Beyonce, Cher, Madonna, will.i.am, Pras, John Legend and Snoop Dogg. Photos: Hollywood Hits the Campaign Trail for Obama, Romney So what did the hitmakers have to say as the 2012 election results came in? We scanned Twitter and found a wide swath of reactions, from elation to

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