Azealia Banks is now the star of luxury designer Alexander Wang?s T line, officially putting a face to the voice that dominated the fashion world last season when her debut single ?212? became a hit at fashion week shows. In the T Fall 2012 video, the 21-year-old hip hop star from Harlem raps ?Van Vogue,? a track from her recent EP titled ?1991.? ?She exudes a certain rawness that makes her a very unique talent,? Wang told Style.com. Banks and Wang have teamed up before? she was the designer?s date for the 2012 Met Gala and also provided music for his Spring 2012 ready-to-wear campaign with Liya Kibebe. And Wang isn?t the only designer to show a likeness for the musician? Karl Lagerfeld asked her to perform in his home during a dinner celebrating the launch of his Net-a-Porter clothing line earlier this year.
For more information, visit AlexanderWang.com.
JustLuxe is a luxury Web publication providing objective analysis and information to affluent consumers to assist with their decision making, such as chartering a yacht, purchasing a jet membership card, booking a luxury hotel, traveling to a specific destination, or buying real estate. Our writers conduct interviews with industry executives and leaders in their fields, analyze product offerings and review the Web sites of leading companies to ensure our readers have up-to-date data to make informed decisions. Consumers can find purveyors of fine luxury goods, services and travel solutions throughout the pages of JustLuxe via content or with our advertising partners. See our Best of Luxury high-end brands and partners.