Looks like the Recording Academy didn’t keep up Kanye westThe Grammy Awards gold shower last year against him.
The 2021 Grammy Awards take place today (March 14), and during the pre-show, Kanye was announced as the winner of Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for his Jesus is king LP. That honor carries Kanye West to 22 Grammy Awards in total. With the win, “ Ye overtakes Jay-Z for most Grammy wins by a hip-hop artist.
The coveted awards show clearly has a love for ‘Ye, even though the world-famous rapper almost denounced it last year. During wild rant on Twitter Last September, Kanye posted a video of himself peeing on one of his Grammy Awards while he was sitting in the toilet.
“Trust me … I WON’T STOP,” he captioned the video. The coup follows a series of tweets in which Kanye threatened to challenge the current model of the recording industry. “THIS MOMENT WILL CHANGE THE MUSIC INDUSTRY FOR GOOD,” he tweeted. “I feel so humble and blessed that God has put me in a position strong enough to do this … EVERYBODY KEEP PRAYING … HIS JOB … I AM ON MY KNEES THIS MORNING.”
Recently, Kanye West has had a lot more to worry about than the Grammys. He is currently going through a public divorce with his wife for over five years, Kim Kardashian. Reports say the rapper don’t take the break too well. It may also have repercussions on his head of the failure of his presidential campaign, which was repeatedly accused of alleged irregularities.
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