VIDEO: Watch the Throne (Jay-Z & Kanye West) – “Otis” @ 2011 VMA’s

Forget any talk of tension between the two rap heavyweights, as the two clearly seemed hyped to be performing together and made eye contact all throughout the song, waved their arms in excitement and shouted along to the Redding howls at the end of the tune.

Simple, powerful and rocket-fueled, it was truly a performance fit for a pair of kings. []