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The Stylists Responsible For These Striking Looks

Many musicians have worn spectacular outfits that are head-turning worthy from the red carpet to their music videos. An artist receives help from a fashion stylist to create these breath-taking looks we love so much. What is a fashion stylist? You may be wondering. A fashion stylist is a person that dresses their personnel based on the vision they need to communicate. Fashion stylist clients include musicians, brands and celebrities. They are also responsible for the aesthetic their clients want to display. In addition, they collaborate with fashion designers to execute their ideas.

Here are some impressive outfits worn by musicians and the stylist behind the look:

Lorenzo Posocco

Lorenzo Posocco is a London- based stylist, and according to his website, he describes his work as sleek and aspirational, yet fearless and relatable. Famously known for being Dua Lipa’s stylist.

Here are some iconic looks he is responsible for:

Oscars 2021 – Dua Lipa
Dua Lipa- Styled by Lorenzo Posocco
Grammys 2021- Dua Lipa

Kollin Carter

Over the years, we have seen Cardi B’s style elevate; her look has taken an eccentric yet high fashion style. Her bold style is all thanks to Kollin Carter, her stylist. Carter is a New York-based stylist and received his leg up in the industry by assisting stylist Law Roach for two and a half years. According to an interview he did with Essence magazine, building a relationship with Cardi B helped them create an authentic aesthetic for her. Here are some iconic looks he is responsible for:

Paris Fashion Week- Cardi B
‘Up’ Music Video- Cardi B
‘Up’ Music Video- Cardi B
‘WAP’ Grammy’s Performance- Cardi B

Zerina Akers

Zerina Akers is a New- York-based stylist. She is currently the brains behind Beyoncé Knowles-Carter looks; her clients also include Chloe and Halle, Ava DuVernay, and Yara Shahidi. Zerina Akers curated the looks for Beyoncé’s Black is King visual album and the Chloe x Halle ‘Do It’ music video. According to Akers website, her style inspirations include ’70s disco, ’80s style and nature.

Here are some looks from both projects:

‘Do it’ Music Video- Chloe x Halle
‘Do it’ Music Video- Chloe x Halle
‘Black is King’ Project- Beyonce
‘Black is King’ Project- Beyonce

Hodo Musa

Lil Nas X has made incredible fashion statements that we live for; the stylist that made sure to pull out all the stops for these looks is Hodo Musa. Hodo Musa is a Norwegian- born fashion stylist and has curated Lil Nas X most memorable outfits. Here are some iconic looks she is responsible for:

Billboard Awards 2020- Lil Nas X
The Grammys 2020- Lil Nas X
Montero (Call me by your name) Music Video- Lil Nas X
Montero (Call me by your name) Music Video- Lil Nas X

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