Video: Paul McCartney Not VIP Enough For Tyga's Grammys Party
All Paul wanted to do was party with Tyga. But when the Beatle arrived at the Argyle Hollywood last night for Tyga's post-Grammy party, he was (twice!) denied entry by security staff.
Video footage captured by TMZ shows Paul mulling with some bouncers in front of the club, muttering "How VIP do we gotta get?"
The answer is very, Paul.
Paul wasn't even alone. Beck and Taylor Hawkins, the Foo Fighters drummer, joined him, each of whom were also told they couldn't go inside. After getting rejected at the Argyle, TMZ reports the trio sauntered over to the Republic Records party at Hyde Sunset.
TMZ is under some pretty heavy criticism this week, after a New Yorker exposé underscored some of the brutal tactics the organization uses to get in-the-know. This video, however, seems pretty boilerplate paparazzi.
Whatever. It's funny in a "What?" sort of way:
Update [12:55]: Tyga says OF COURSE he would let Sir Paul McCartney into his party:
I don't control the door. I had no knowledge SIR PAUL was there. I just performed and left.— T-Raww (@Tyga) February 16, 2016