Kanye West Talks Taylor Swift, Ray J and Amber Rose Before Introducing "Fade" Video at 2016 VMAs

August 29, 2016 2:16 AM

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The "Famous" rapper walked out onto the stage with that song playing in the background, with the Taylor Swift lyric on full volume—most likely not a coincidence. "I am Kanye West, and it feels really great to say especially this year..." he began his speech. Before introducing his new video, however, he said, "Imma talk." He joked that his "Famous" music video might lose to Beyoncé, but it would be OK because he's always rooting for his BFF to win—oh we see your references to the 2009 VMAs, Kanye!

Yeezy then explained the inspiration behind his video, talking about how it's a metaphor about music and society today. He mentioned Amber Rose, joked he included Ray J in his video, and did this all while his wife, Kim Kardashian, laughed hysterically while watching her husband. He even mentioned h...

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