The Grammy Awards went political this 12 months, selling the anti Trump ebook ‘Fireplace and Fury’ and celebrating Hillary Clinton.
Hillary Clinton’s shock ‘parody sketch’ through the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday evening has been slammed by Donald Trump’s eldest son and U.N. ambassador Nikki Haley.
Clinton joined celebrities John Legend, Cher, Cardi B and Snoop Dogg on the Grammys in a Trump-bashing cameo that noticed them learn excerpts from Michael Wolffs’s controversial ebook Fireplace And Fury.
Yahoo information studies: The ebook, dismissed by Mr Trump as stuffed with lies , depicts a chaotic White Home, a President who was ill-prepared to win the workplace in 2016, and aides who scorned his talents.
Mrs Clinton, the previous Democratic presidential candidate who misplaced the 2016 election to Mr Trump, was the final of the well-known faces to seem within the video, through which Grammys host James Corden pretended to be auditioning the celebrities as contenders for a spoken phrase award.
Mrs Clinton learn an excerpt about Mr Trump’s consuming habits.
“One cause why he appreciated to eat at McDonald’s: no one knew he was coming and the meals was safely pre-made,” she reads.
Corden then praises her, saying: “The Grammy is within the bag.”
The President’s household and members of his administration instantly criticised the pre-recorded phase.
His son Donald Trump Jr tweeted: “Attending to learn a #fakenews ebook excerpt on the Grammys looks as if an excellent comfort prize for shedding the presidency.”
In a follow-up tweet, he added: “The extra Hillary goes on tv the extra the American individuals understand how superior it’s to have @realDonaldTrump in workplace.”
Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations who is thought to submit on social media about her love of pop music, tweeted that Clinton’s look “ruined the Grammys. Such a disgrace”.