Not long ago, Tyga was just a Californian debating with Travie McCoy in a sneaker store. After slipping McCoy his mixtape, his life changed forever. Seeing the success McCoy was having with Gym Class Heroes, Tyga was thrust into the spotlight as an unofficial part of Gym Class Hero's crew and his undeniable presence would be felt at various events, appearances and shows. People began to wonder "Who is this kid?" His charismatic swagger gave off the aura of a star while he patiently waited for his real chance to shine.
That moment came at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards. The night before the show Tyga found out that he would be perform the "Arms Race" remix with Fall Out Boy alongside Travis and Lil Wayne. Unexpectedly thrust into such a huge arena, most young artists would crumble under the pressure. Instead, Tyga stepped up and traded vocal jabs on a stage full of pop-culture heavyweights in front of millions of viewers. The star had arrived. and the concert is SOLD OUT!