"And I can proudly stand here tonight and tell you that since Valentine's Day of last year, I am very, very happy." Contributor: Rebekah Allen read more
Ellen Page received the Vanguard award over the weekend at the Human Rights Campaign’s Washington D.C. gala, and spoke mostly about how her life has changed in the year and a half since she came out of the closet at the group’s Creating C… The post Ellen Page: ‘I Acutely Remember the Pain I Was In Before I Was Out’ — WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
On last night’s episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers, actress Ellen Page talked about receiving HRC’s National Vanguard Award at tonight’s 19th annual National Dinner.
Actress Kerry Washington dropped in for AOL Build last week to discuss a number of topics, including winning GLAAD's Vanguard Award earlier this year, and gave an empowering message to LGBTQ youth who are struggling. "The notion that we are not enough is a lie. Show More Summary
Ellen Page to receive Vanguard Award; Allison Janney to present; Jason Collins and Blossom Brown to speak; Grammy nominated singer and songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen, Grammy award-winning A Great Big World – joined by Hip-Hop artist Futuristic – will perform at sold-out event.
"Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution" is a the new documentary from Stanley Nelson. Nelson is the Emmy nominated, Peabody Award, and MacArthur Foundation Award winning director of a body of work that includes films on Emmett Till, Marcus Garvey and the Freedom Riders. Nelson talks with #TheRemix Host James Braxton Peterson.
It all started so hopefully. During the pre-show, MTV announced that she had won Best Pop Video for “Blank Space“. It was against this ongoing, now six-years-long fallout that Swift presented West with this year’s Video Vanguard award. According to reports, Cyrus’ parents, who were sitting in the crowd during the 32nd annual award show
The internet has been in meltdown since Kanye ended his Video Vanguard Award acceptance speech with “and yes I will be running for president in 2020”. It’s not clear how serious he was about it. West told the audience that prior to going on stage, he had “rolled up a little something”. The Commander-in-Chief also
Clearly the feud is over: Kanye West and Taylor Swift are BFFs! Taylor was the one who presented Kanye with the Vanguard Award at the MTV VMAs last weekend. He sent her a “small” token of his appreciation. RELATED: Taylor shared the gift via Instagram: Awwww Kanye sent me the coolest flowers!! #KanTay2020 #BFFs A […]
Kanye West saved Sunday’s VMAs from fully descending into neon-hued Twitter hell, but will the 2020 presidential run he announced while accepting his Video Vanguard Award save America from whatever political dynasty or billionaire megalomaniac seizes executive power in 2016? …Read More
Rihanna is now one of Kanye West’s major backer for the rapper’s bid for presidency in 2020. Last night Kanye West accepted the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the VMAs. President Obama called Kanye West a “jackass” after the rapper took the mic from Taylor Swift in his infamous scene-stealing moment at the 2009
As everyone knows by now, Kanye West said he is running for president in the 2020 elections. West made this announcement during the 2015 MTV VMAs when he was accepting his Vanguard award. Now that a lot of people have added their thoughts on Kanye West running for president, Donald Trump decided he should as... Show More Summary
Kanye's Video Vanguard award speech at the VMAs was already funny. That's not to take anything away from it — the speech was many things: impassioned, poignant, self-aware, surprising, also not surprising — but by the nature of its rhythms and the seeming randomness of its trajectory, plus the whole... More »
One of the highlights of this year's MTV Video Music Awards was Kanye West's epic Video Vanguard Award acceptance speech. In an interview with Billboard, one of the show's executive producers revealed that West was planning to perform a two-song medley. Show More Summary
This weekend I did not watch the MTV VMAs but I did watch most of these unforgettable hip-hop performances from the VMAs. Kanye West received the Video Vanguard Award and host Miley Cyrus defined white feminism. It’s been 10 years since...Show More Summary
When Kanye West took to the stage at the VMAs to accept his Video Vanguard award, many took his speech as a nonsensical rant. For Taylor Swift’s people West was going rogue once again. According to Radar Online, the only way Taylor Swift would honor West with a Video Vanguard is if he stuck to... Show More Summary
If you’ve been in a hole the last few days and completely missed the Kanye West drama, here’s the scoop. On Sunday night, MTV hosted the annual Video Music Awards, and Kanye West was receiving the Vanguard award. In typical Kanye fashion, his acceptance speech was 12 minutes long and at the end, he said... Show More Summary
Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images At Sunday night’s MTV Video Music Awards, Kanye West accepted the Video Vanguard Award and ended his long acceptance speech by (jokingly?) announcing that he’d run for president in 2020. Now: It’s entirely possible that he’s entirely serious and he spent months planning that announcement. But it seems more likely that he […]
Kanye West won the MTV VMA for Video Vandguard tonight. When he got on stage, he delivered a heartfelt, inspiring, and passionate speech. Watch it below. Does he have your vote America? @kanyewest accepts the Video Vanguard award http://t.co/pyg3SBh8gq — MTV (@MTV) August 31, 2015 The transcript is below via Complex. Show More Summary
Kanye West had another milestone year at the VMA awards. His moment came when Taylor Swift presented him with the Video Vanguard life-achievement award. An award for Kanye is often dovetailed by another speech-like rant. After acknowledging, once again, the time that he hijacked Swift’s big moment, Kanye West proceed to take the VMA audience... Show More Summary