Apparently Ray J is none too happy about Kanye West's VMAs speech. The former Kim Kardashian sex partner hasn't spoken outright about Kanye's speech, but he's reportedly been gossiping within his crew of friends, according to TMZ.
Last night, Drake wasn't present to accept his Video Music Award for Best Hip Hop Video ("Hotline Bling"), but he did show up in the final moments of the ceremony as the surprise presenter of the Video Vanguard Award, which went to Rihanna.
The stars have arrived and the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards are now underway. The performances will be a huge part of the show, as Rihanna will carry out something of a career retrospective and Kanye West will have free reign.
Every year at the VMAs, MTV hands out its Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award to one deserving recipient. This year, they'll give the honor to Rihanna for “decade-long impact on music, pop culture, fashion, film, and philanthropy."
Since Kanye West infamously interrupted Taylor Swift before she accepted her first VMA in 2009, it was thought that the two megastars had become friendly, especially as Swift had presented West with the Video Vanguard Award at the same MTV award show last year
The ladies did very well at the VMAs this year. Though Nicki Minaj was initially pissed she didn't get nominated for Video of the Year, which ultimately Taylor Swift, she took home both Best Female Video and Best Hip-Hop Video with "Anaconda."
Kanye West was the recipient of this year's MTV Video Vanguard Award. After accepting the award from presenter Taylor Swift, Kanye proceeded to embark an epic 10-minute speech. Here is the full transcript. Full video is at the bottom of the page.
Nicki Minaj made a big appearance on Good Morning America this morning, performing a pair of songs and sitting down for an interview to discuss the recently released VMAs Video of the Year noms, from which her "Anaconda" video was conspicuously absent, and her