The hottest fashion accent on the 2022 Grammy Awards purple carpet? A Walgreens bag loaded with Minimal Bites muffins.
Producer and DJ Dillon Francis arrived at the Grammys in Las Vegas on Sunday with just that, posing on the purple carpet outdoors of the MGM Grand Backyard garden Arena with the grocery bag and his ticket for the ceremony.
On Twitter, Francis shared how the viral instant arrived to be, conveying that he hadn’t prepared on attending the exhibit but made the decision to immediately after getting a past-minute invite from Diplo, nominated as a producer for Key Lazer’s Songs Is the Weapon (Reloaded) in the Finest Dance/Electronic Tunes Album classification.
Amy Sussman/Getty Illustrations or photos Dillon Francis at the 2022 Grammy Awards
“Story time: I went to Walgreens (this is not a compensated promo, CVS was much too considerably) to get a shaver & saw they experienced very little bites on sale so acquired these much too trigger and wished to move them out to the crowd at my Vegas display today,” Francis started his thread. “When I obtained back to my lodge I ran into @Diplo in the lobby.”
Diplo, serious name Thomas Pentz, then prolonged his added Grammys ticket to Francis, who in the beginning declined since he experienced to DJ a separate gig before long. Immediately after Diplo assured him he’d get back again in time for his clearly show, “I am like screw it I am going to go,” Francis tweeted. “I did not consider we were being gonna wander the crimson carpet until finally we finished up going for walks the purple carpet.”
“None of this was sponsored it was just an insanely very last minute invite to the Grammys which I throughly loved,” Francis ongoing, noting that while he was late to his established (“In no way pay attention to Diplo”), he was ready to hand out the discounted Small Bites to attendees.
Francis shared pictures from the Grammys crimson carpet on Instagram, like one with Diplo, who re-shared the graphic and joked that he “introduced my DoorDash delivery boy” to the ceremony. On his have Instagram, Diplo — a three-time Grammy winner and 11-time nominee — also joked about shedding the Grammy (to Black Coffee’s Subconsciously) with the Arthur clenched fist meme.