Justin Timberlake Acceptance Speech VIDEO Music Awards 2013 Video of the Year for 'Mirrors' [VIDEO]
on Aug 25, 2013 11:49 PM EDT
Justin Timberlake's Mirrors won the award for Video of the Year at the MTV Video Music Awards Sunday.
Mirrors won the award for Video of the Year against Locked Out of Heaven by Bruno Mars, Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke, Pharrell and T.I., I Knew You Were Trouble by Taylor Swift and Thrift Shop by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz.
"This is a really special video for me 'cause this is a tribute for my grandparents," Timberlake explained, accepting his award. "My grandfather actually passed away in September. I hope my grandmother's watching right now. This is for you, Granny."
"Floria [Sigismondi], I hope you're here somewhere. I came up with this idea and you really were just amazing and directed you're a- off! This is amazing since this is so personal for me. Thank you guys so much, love you," Timberlake added.
Mirrors is Timberlake's second single off his third studio album, The 20/20 Experience. The song peaked at no. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and the video for the song has over 92 million views since its release in March. The video features an older woman reminiscing on her relationship with her husband.
Watch the video of Timberlake accepting the award below:
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