With four awards in her kitty, singer Taylor Swift emerged as the big winner at the recently concluded MTV Video Music Awards held in Los Angeles on August 30. Kanye West also scored two awards, including the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award
"I have decided in 2020 to run for president," he bellowed into the microphone at the end of a rambling address. Kanye, who was cheered by his biggest fan, wife and reality star Kim Kardashian, added, "I will die for the art, for what I believe in and I ain't always gonna be polite"
Taylor Swift blockbuster video Bad Blood and Blank Space fetched her two awards each. The singer also buried the hatchet with singer Nicki Minaj in a surprise turn of events
"I thought I was being called out. I missed the point, I misunderstood, then misspoke. I'm sorry, Nicki"