The Weeknd Puts On His Part-Time Model Hat For Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 1


Kanye West has the magic touch amongst the music community when it comes to fashion. Plenty of celebs have flocked to their Instagram to debut flicks of Ye’s coveted sneakers in the past. Now, it’s his new clothing line that’s stealing all the shine.

After Yeezy Season 1 made its big debut at New York Fashion Week, GQ’s latest piece takes a look at all the items in the collection. Their model of choice: XO’s main rep, The Weeknd. The photo session, shot by Richard Burbridge, showcases The Weeknd donning camouflage bombers, stretched sweatshirts, fur collared flight jackets and Kanye’s Yeezy adidas sneakers.

This will the the second time The Weeknd made a high fashion appearance in a magazine. He posed up alongside Lee Daniels, Jourdan Dunn, Naomi Campbell and the rest of the cast of Empire in Vogue’s September issue. See all the finished photos from Abel’s shoot with GQ here.