I was in there for about 72 hours, and it was a very creative experience, and it was time for me to prepare and really think about the meaning of ["Born This Way"] and get prepared for the performance. I really wanted to be born on stage.And yet that's still not the most insane thing she's ever said. The entrance somewhat overshadowed her vocally impressive performance of "Born This Way" but did nothing to damage the song's popularity as it went on to be the fastest selling single of her career and a Hot 100 number one. 6. 2008 - Kanye West gets snubbed for Album of the Year (again.) In recent years, Kanye West has made his distain for award shows very clear and maybe it originated from a series of snubs for Album of the Year at the Grammys. Nominated for 'Graduation' alongside Amy Winehouse's huge album 'Back to Black,' it seemed a done deal that either Winehouse or West would take home the gramophone. However, the Grammys stayed true to their history of throwing in total curveballs and the academy awarded the prize to Herbie Hancock for his almost universally ignored Joni Mitchell tribute 'River: The Joni Letters.'