Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, businessman, and fashion designer. You can either hate him or love him. You either totally agree with him or entirely disagree with his views on the world. Regardless of which category you fall into, however, his speeches are truly stunning.
Kanye’s belief in himself and his extraordinary tenacity. For some people, his speeches can be controversial, but he is never afraid to speak what he wants. He inspires many of us.
Here are the top speeches of Kanye West to inspire you.
1. His appearance on Jimmy Kimmel
The rapper and producer decided to appear on the Jimmy Kimmel show. There he talked about several inspirational things. He explained why he wished to be in fashion.
He said, “All we want to do is make awesome stuff”. “No matter how many people tell me, ‘Stop believing in yourself. Stop saying what you can do. Stop affirming what you’re going to do and then completing that in real life.’ But I refuse to follow those rules that society has set up and the way that they control people with low self-esteem.”
The speech of Kanye inspires us, that no matter what people tell you, you just have to believe in yourself.
2. 2015 BBC interview
In 2015, Kanye West talked in an interview with Zane Lowe to speak about fashion, music, and everything in general. The interview was a keen look into Kanye’s mind.
He says, “You gotta work hard and you have to completely, tirelessly, countlessly remind people of your vision no matter what”. The speech was all about hard work.
3. 2015 VMAs speech
When Kanye West was awarded the Vanguard Award at the 2015 VMAs, he gave one of the most groundbreaking speeches of all time.
He told everyone to listen to the kids and what they want to tell you. He also declared his candidacy for the 2020 presidential election, and addressed people thinking he’s “not so bad after all.” Even though he had many controversies, people still love him.