The rapper who crashed Beck's Grammy acceptance speech while he
went to receive Best Album of the Year award, says he was not
joking and the award should have gone to Beyonce.
Kanye's 'Kanye' stunt at the Grammy Awards 2015,
reminiscent of his VMA moment with Taylor Swift in 2009, was thought
to be a joke initially but the rapper said he was serious as
Beyonce not Beck should have won the trophy.
"Beck knows that Beyonce should have won - you know that," West
said. Asked if he'd ever heard of Beck before the Grammy awards
show, he said, "Come on, man, I love Beck. But he ain't have Album
of the Year."
West nearly crashed Beck's acceptance speech after his 'Morning
Phase' won the coveted Album of the Year Award over other albums by
Smith, Ed Sheeran and Pharrell Williams.
Singer Shirley Manson has blasted West for his stunt and said
"You Make Yourself Look Small and Petty and Spoilt".
Beck on the other side was surprised over his win and when asked
about Kanye's crashing the stage stint, humbly replied Showing
respect for the 21 time Grammy winner, Kanye West, the musician
told US Weekly, "I was just so excited he was coming up. He
deserves to be on stage as much as anybody. How many great records
has he put out in the last five years right?"
When asked whether Beyonce should have won, Beck said,
"Absolutely. I thought she was going to win. Come on she's
Beyonce!" Well we too could see his surprised face when his name