Trending:

Solange handpicks ‘musical family’ for new Calvin Klein campaign

The musician has thanked the brand for capturing the group as "so authentically us"

Solange has handpicked a “musical family” to appear alongside in a new Calvin Klein ad campaign. 

The musician has been chosen to front the new “Our Family, #MYCALVINS” campaign. Frank Ocean, FKA Twigs and Kendrick Lamar are amongst those who previously appeared in adverts for the brand last year.

The denim and underwear campaign also features Kelela, Dev Hynes, former Chairlift singer Caroline Polachek and Kindness‘ Adam Bainbridge. In the photos shot by Belgian photographer Willy Vanderperre, the artists are pictured together against a barn.

Advertisement

Solange took to Instagram to thank the brand and Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons. “Big love to @Calvinklein, Raf Simons, and the whole Calvin team for this moment of celebrating my musical family, and for capturing us so authentically us,” she wrote.

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bbu5UFOBKUy/?hl=en&taken-by=saintrecords

Multiple projects will reportedly follow the “Our Family. #MYCALVINS” campaign through Spring 2018.

 In the past year, Solange has also exhibited artwork in New York, Texas and at the Tate Modern in London. She released her latest album ‘A Seat At The Table‘ in 2016. In a four-star reviewNME said: “Stitched together by insightful spoken-word interludes from Solange’s parents and rap mogul Master P, ‘A Seat At The Table’ feels deeply personal and thrillingly intimate throughout.”

Words: Sally Eccleston

Advertisement
Advertisement

The Best Films of the Decade: The 2010s

As chosen by NME

The Best Songs Of The Decade: The 2010s

Here – after much debate – are the 100 very best songs of 2010s

The Best Albums of The Decade: The 2010s

Here it is: the ultimate guide to the 100 essential albums of the 2010s, picked, ranked and dissected by NME experts
Advertisement