The Kanye Effect – Episode 3: Yeezy's Fashion Fascination

From shutter shades to leather kilts, Kanye West's moves as a fashion luminary have never been less than riveting 


Welcome back to The Kanye Effect, our six-week digital miniseries exploring the many ways the hip-hop visionary has changed the game. This third episode, "Fashion," features commentary from YouHeardThatNew's Low Key, Alvin Blanco from Hip-Hop Wired and's Zach Dionne. 

You'll also get perspective from Mike B, a.k.a. the Prince of Fashion, and Kanye West himself, via the Fuse vault.

"You know, you have Big talking Versace and Moschino," Mike B reflects. "I feel like that whole lifestyle [is what] 'Ye is bringing back to our culture and being as flamboyant as we can be."
Tune in next week for more of The Kanye Effect. For now, get the highlights from Kim Kardashian West's Yeezy-filled GQ profile