Kanye West’s Yeezy Boost Wins ‘Shoe Of The Year’, Gives Epic Acceptance Speech
4 December 2015, 09:51 | Updated: 31 March 2017, 20:30
The rapper won for his 'Yeezy Boost 350' range.
Kanye West has won 2015 Shoe Of The Year for his ‘Yeezy Boost 350’ at the Footwear News Annual Achievement Awards.
The rapper-turned-designer accepted the award at the ceremony and delivered an epic acceptance speech.
“If you don’t like 10-minute profanity-ridden speeches that end with a presidential bid, you can go to the bathroom,” he joked.
Watch the speech below:
During his 20 minutes on the podium, he also spoke about a number of topics including his previous albums, working with Nike, and also mentioned his family.
“I’m waiting on my son to arrive any day now,” he told the audience in New York.
“I look at my daughter and I look at my wife and she’s rich and I don’t plan on being broke.”
So well deserved! Congrats babe on winning Shoe of the Year Award! I see how hard u work & how meaningful this is! pic.twitter.com/oMe4ycDcTm— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) December 3, 2015
“[North West] might not be making sentences but she’s bringing so much joy,” he said.
“I know she’s going to grow up to be amazing."
Watch Yeezy’s full speech above.