Gentleman’s Quarterly tapped the rapper to assume the role of a fashionable sailor for their May issue, where he showed off some of the hottest sailor-inspired summer looks for men, and revealed a little about where his passion for these photo shoots came from.
We're used to seeing a confrontational Azealia Banks on Twitter. But a couple of hours ago, Azealia showed off a different side — one more sentimental — when she admitted that recent comments by A$AP Rocky made her cry.
You know why the ladies love A$AP Rocky? It isn't because of his tight rhymes or impeccable fashion sense, it's because of his flawless skin and pearly whites, and because the dapper Harlem native can give a damn good beauty interview.
The more a rapper aligns themselves with high-fashion, the more likely they are to understand that homophobic slurs went out with the shiny leather jackets and XXXL T-shirts. Hip-hop’s mainstream stance means more visibility and appropriate social responsibility.