Lil Kim, ASAP Rocky, Jennifer Hudson & More Hit Up NYC’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week


/ September 9, 2012

Hip-hop and fashion collided this week at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City. Held between Sept. 6 and Sept.13, designers like Proenza Schouler, Alexander Wang, EDUN and more take to the runway to show off trends for Spring 2013. Alicia Keys, Lil Kim, ASAP Rocky, Jennifer Hudson, Die Antwoord and more were all on hand to eye the latest looks.

Lil Kim honored designer Nina Skarra with her presence. “My outfit is ‪@ralphlauren‬ & my shoes are ‪@versace‬ today for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week… :),” the Queen Bee tweeted about her gold skirt and white collared shirt.

Kanye West expressed excitement for Alexander Wang’s ensembles. Along with the word “WANG,” the “Clique” rapper tweeted a picture of a gorgeous black cut-out dress from the designer’s new collection.

ASAP Rocky was spotted at the Jeremy Scott show earlier in the week, but also hit up the glow-in-the-dark Alexander Wang show, where he sat in the front row with the likes of Jennifer Aniston’s fiance and actor Justin Theroux. Die Antwoord’s Yolandi Visser and Ninja were also in attendance.

Estelle took over VIBE’s Instagram where she glammed up for events like the BCBGMAXAZRIA show, and also chatted up with designer Rachel Roy.

Singer Jennifer Hudson, who launched her own fashion collection on QVC earlier this week, wore a green pant suit to the Project Runway Spring 2013 fashion show.

Rev Run’s daughter Angela Simmons attended the Charlotte Ronson Spring 2013 fashion show, while Nick Cannon hung out with NBA player Russell Westbrook at the Richard Chai Love show.

Alicia Keys, who debuted a new song this weekend from her upcoming Girl on Fire album, looked fierce in white while she took in white at EDUN