Yes, they had to create a new category for this Emmy.
will.i.am's video tribute to U.S. presidential wannabe BARACK OBAMA has earned the BLACK EYED PEAS star his first Emmy Award.
The Yes We Can Song promo, which was inspired by one of Democratic presidential candidate Obama's stirring speeches, was honoured with an Emmy in the inaugural New Approaches in Daytime Entertainment category at the 35th Annual Creative Arts + Entertainment Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony in New York on Friday (13Jun08).
"The Nobel prize for best politics"
"The Oscar for best politics goes to"
"And, the Grammy for best politics"
Hat tip: GatewayPundit