30+ Kanye West Taylor Swift Vma
Images. The fraught legacy of the 2009 vmas, explained. Here's everything that transpired in the years since that fateful night.
After more than a decade, kanye west has finally revealed the true motive behind crashing taylor swift's mtv vmas acceptance speech in 2009: Swift's you belong with me is only nominated in the best female video category. The rapper stormed the stage just after the first award, for best female video, was presented to taylor swift.
We all remember the event.
Ten years ago today, kanye west shocked mtv video music award viewers everywhere by infamously interrupting taylor swift's acceptance speech for best female (in 2008, the vmas dubbed britney spears' rather forgettable piece of me video of the year and best female video. Make social videos in an instant: Leave it to kanye west to produce one of the most infamous moments in vmas history before the 2009 show was even an hour old. The rapper stormed the stage just after the first award, for best female video, was presented to taylor swift.