The Taylor Swift of It All
West is confident that it was God’s plan for him to interrupt the “Lover” singer mid-acceptance speech at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards. Looking back, the “Jesus Walks” crooner says it was bound to happen by divine intervention.
“If God didn’t want me to run on stage and say, ‘Beyoncé had the best video,’ he wouldn’t have sat me in the front row,” West explained. “I would’ve been sitting in the back. He wouldn’t have made it the first award. And [He] wouldn’t have made it so ridiculous of an idea ’cause I had never heard of this person before that night.”
West stands firmly on his vote for Beyoncé to win Best Female Video, adding, “And ‘Single Ladies’ is like one of the greatest videos of all time … And I was only drinking Hennessy because I didn’t want to go to the awards show ’cause it was a set-up!”Back to top