Sir Paul McCartney and Kanye West are not people you’d expect to see hanging out together. One has been a legend for many years and generations, while the other is a legend to one generation and countless years in his own mind.
But according to both of them — and Britain’s most reputable news source The Daily Mail —their friendship is blossoming. That’s great news because the pull quotes are both incredible and fascinating. No one gets the music industry like these guys, so the brown nosing here is spiced with some deep knowledge, artistry, and respect. It’s your basic hypercelebrity-supermusician thinkpiece bait, a breadcrumb trail to the next ego-driven
“If I’m gonna do a tour I like to go and see what other people are doing. I didn’t wanna bring my tour out and be amazingly old-fashioned. So people if are going, ‘Oh man, Beyonce, she was killer!’ I like to go there and go, ‘Yeah, we can do better than this.’”