Kanye West and Jay-Z
7.2.2012

The Throne Beats Beyoncé, Jay-Z Interrupts Kanye at BET Awards [Video]

Beyoncé and Jay-Z faced off in the coveted Video of the Year category at the BET Awards ’12, but it was Jay-Z who ended up taking home the award for The Throne’s “Otis.”

“It’s gon’ be an argument at the crib trying to see who’s the hottest in the household, baby,” joked Jamie Foxx as he presented the award. The Carters pretended to duke it out in the front row before the winner was announced.

Jay-Z had a little fun with his partner-in-rhyme Kanye West when he walked onstage to accept the award. “I want to thank BET for…” said Kanye before Jay cut him off. “Excuse me Kanye, I’ma let you continue, but…” he said, referencing the time ‘Ye interrupted Taylor Swift at the 2009 VMAs. Everyone had a good laugh about it including Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj.

Relive the hilarious moment below.