This Is How Twitter Reacted When Kanye Declared Himself The Biggest Rock Star On The Planet

“Go home mate, ya drunk!”

1. Kanye West put on a pretty impressive set during his headlining slot at Glastonbury on Saturday night.

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2. And one person who was certainly impressed with it was Kanye West.

3. He ended his performance by repeatedly shouting “I am the greatest living rock star on the planet.”

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4. Like so.

5. And Twitter, of course, had a lot to say about it.

Stop the press: self proclaimed 'biggest rock star on planet' has a robot voice & presses button for sound effect #Kanye #Glasto2015

— Emma Thurston (@EmmaThurston23)

Watching the greatest living rockstar on the planet. #Glasto15 #Kanye

— The Dolphin (@The_Dolphin_Pub)

still can't believe I got to see the 'greatest rock star in the world' on TV!And not an instrument in sight! #Glasto2015 #Kanye #sarcasm

— Dixie G (@Jodixie)

Kanye West at Glastonbury: "I'm the greatest living rock star on the planet". Go home mate, ya drunk!

— James Pye (@JM_Pye)

10. Some people were confused.

Kanye West calling himself the greatest rockstar on the planet??

— Luce (@LucyTibbs)

Kanye really took that 'World's Greatest Rock Star' mug he got on Father's Day to heart didn't he.

— tom jamieson (@jamiesont)

12. Others found it humorous.

when kanye calls himself the biggest rockstar in the world

— audrey (@hitkitten)

I really like that #Kayne is trending. If #Kanye is the greatest rock star in the world then why are so many people getting his name wrong?

— Beard Wags (@BeardWags)

Am worried Kanye announcing he's "the greatest living rockstar" sounds like he's just smothered three others backstage with a pillow.

— Liz Buckley (@liz_buckley)

15. Some thought he was actually announcing a surprise guest joining him on stage.

"You are waiting for the greatest living rockstar of all time!!" *crowd waits expectantly*. Nope #Kanye means himself #Glastonbury

— Laura Craik (@LauraCraik)

When Kanye West yelled 'The greatest rock star on the planet!' I was looking behind him to see who he was bringing on... #Glasto2015

— Kate Robbins (@KateRobbins)

17. While others had their own suggestions for who they thought that might be.

".......so then he said "I'm the greatest living rock star on the planet" .........!!!" #Kanye #Bantz

— Matt (@False_Alarm_)

18. Particularly Dave Grohl, who had to drop out of the festival last minute.

No kanye the greatest living rock star injured his leg and had to pull out

— ZOE LONDON ☮ (@zoelondondj)

Did Kanye really call himself the greatest living rock star on the planet?

— Paul Whelan (@paulwhelan89)

20. And others simply loved it and wholeheartedly agreed.

Kanye's the biggest rockstar of this generation They hate how he doesnt have the same skin color/make music that sounds like past rockstars

— brew$ki (@jiggybrewski)

Freddy Mercury is a god and legend in England and from England and was the ultimate rock star hence Kanye covering queen #GlastoKanye

— YEEZYtalk (@Yeezy_Talk)

"I'm the number 1 rock star in the world!" Yes you are Kanye

— Vanesa (@vanesaaab)

Life goals, to shout i am the greatest rockstar on stage like Kanye

— Kae Kurd (@KaeKurd)

24. But then everyone is allowed to have their own opinions.

Kanye West: "You are now watching the greatest living rockstar on the planet" #Glasto2015

— Stephen Kinsella (@SteKinsella)

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Kimberley Dadds is the UK celebrity editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
 
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