MTV VMAs 2015: Kanye West Announces His 2020 Presidential Bid

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It’s truly never a dull moment whenever anyone gives Kanye West a microphone.

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While accepting his MTV Video Vanguard award, which was presented to him by Taylor Swift, his one time enemy turned bestie, Kanye West went on a rant, or as he likes to call it, ” a stream of consciousness” to explain his actions.

Mr. West said the year Justin Timberlake released his ground breaking Future Sex/Love Sounds it was nominated for Album of The Year at the GRAMMYs and unfortunately didn’t take home the prized grammophone. Kanye said, he saw Justin cry over the loss and uses that as fuel to speak up for artist because he knows how hard they work.

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But the fun didn’t stop there.

Kanye, who also admitted to rolling up and smoking some greenery before the night began, also announced that come 2020, he will be running for president. That’s right, Kanye Omari West has announced his run for the White House.

Relive the glorious moment below.


JT heard about Kanye’s acceptance speech and took to Twitter to give his reaction.