Busta Rhymes hit out at Donald Trump during A Tribe Called Quest’s Grammys performance.
A Tribe Called Quest teamed up with Busta Rhymes and Anderson Paak at the Grammy ceremony, with Busta taking the opportunity to address Trump’s first weeks in office.
“I just want to thank Pres. Agent Orange for perpetuating all of the evil that you’ve been perpetuating throughout the United States,” Busta said during the set, adding: “I want to thank President Agent Orange for his unsuccessful attempt at the Muslim ban.”
— Andrew Kirell (@AndrewKirell) February 13, 2017
A Tribe Called Quest performed ‘Movin’ Backwards’ and ‘We the People’ from last year’s album ‘We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service‘. They also played ‘Award Tour’ and ‘Can I Kick It’.
— Mashable (@mashable) February 13, 2017
Adele kicked things off with a performance of ‘Hello’ from her massive-selling ’25’ album. She later had to restart a George Michael tribute, saying: “I’m sorry, I can’t mess this up for him”.