This should quiet down the Beyoncé haters for just a moment. The Albertina Museum in Vienna called Beyoncé a "cheek" after discovering that a Beyoncé impostor showed up for an exclusive tour. But the look-alike was hired not by Beyoncé, but, by a local radio station as a prank. Vienna media was outraged after the real star of "Obsessed" was seen shopping.
"Tabloid dailies Oesterreich and Heute said the R&B diva had been due to visit the Albertina, one of the Austrian capital's most famous museums which attracts around one million visitors each year. Recent visitors include Hollywood stars such as Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.
"But Beyonce, who gave a concert in Vienna on Tuesday, decided to do some shopping instead, sending a look-a-like to the museum and be photographed with Albertina director, Klaus Albrecht Schroeder, according to the reports. The museum was understandably put out and said it would protest to the star's management. 'What a cheek,' Albertina spokeswoman Verena Dahlitz told the Austrian news agency APA"
The real Beyoncé was taking a walk of the historic city center. Earth Times reports Kronehit radio "explained the station had hired a German singer and model for the prank. 'We'll call the Albertina to say we meant no harm,' manager Andrea Hilber said. 'It was a great museum tour.' "