Singer Liam Gallagher has presented his credentials as the race to become Britain's next Prime Minister continues.

The former Oasis frontman took to social media to tell followers that he thinks he has what it takes to do the job, referencing his second solo album, Why Me? Why Not.

Gallagher wrote on Tuesday: "My name is liam Gallagher I have 4 beautiful children I have dabbled in drugs over the years I've had many number 1s now send me the keys to no10 I'll sort this pile of s*** out WHY ME?WHY NOT." [sic]

"ParLIAMent c'mon you know," he added.

Gallagher plays Cork's Irish Independent Park - formerly Musgrave Park - this Sunday, June 23.

Here are some of the responses to his political aspirations:

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