Stage Lights.

Photo: Kanye West Live from The Youth Inaugural Ball at the Hilton Washington on January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC.

"It feels so good to be standing here ... My mom would be so proud right now, to see her baby boy performing the #1 song in the country for our new African-American president...Being that she got arrested for being involved in the sit-ins at age 6, and my grandfather drove the first car in the marches out of Oklahoma, to see this day ..."
- Kanye West