*You could sense it coming from the various “F**k Kanye” graffiti that showed up on walls, barriers and port-a-potties around the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival as concertgoers began arriving late Wednesday (June 11).
By the time he began a 10-minute rant during his 10 p.m. slot two days later, the crowd had apparently seen and heard enough. According to Entertainment Weekly, ‘Ye began yelling, “Where the press at? F–k the press!” during the outro of “Heartless.” [Scroll down to watch.]
According to EW: “He went on to talk about his work ethic and commitment to his craft and saying he was feeling “humbled in a way that gave him strength” because at 37, “what you see [of him] now is only the beginning” which eventually escalated to “I am the No. 1 muthaf–kin’ rock star on the planet!
“His outburst was met with violent boos and what looked like a mass exodus. Festival-goers headed away from the stage and began filling up U.K. dance duo Disclosure’s tent early, punctuating their wait with eruptions of surprisingly well-organized chants of “F–k Kanye!”
One spray-painted fence reportedly read: “Dear Kanye, Kim gave a better performance.”
Listen to the boos below: