With lower than 48 hours till the model makes its Shanghai debut, Victoria’s Secret has kicked issues into excessive gear by unveiling the final of its pre-filming surprises. With everybody’s favourite Gucci fanatic, Harry Styles, set to take the stage alongside Miguel, Tony award-winning Hamilton star Leslie Odom Jr., and Chinese singer-songwriter, Jane Zhang, the performances will characterize quite a lot of genres, underscoring the large cultural attain of the occasion, set to air on November 28.
Though earlier headliners like Katy Perry and Taylor Swift had been rumored to take the stage, the brand new lineup is comprised solely of contemporary faces. With 4 musicians as a substitute of the same old two or three, the songs might play a fair greater function than ordinary. While it stays to be seen who will snag the show-within-a-show segments that anchor well-liked sections just like the Pink assortment or the annual tribute to all issues Christmas-y, the presence of chart-toppers all the time provides one other layer of pleasure—particularly with a bunch this trendy. The potential vogue face-off between Miguel and Styles is already attractive sufficient for a derivative.
An all-star photo-op on the Mercedes Benz Arena revealed the complete listing of fashions who will probably be strolling down the runway. Though the forged had been confirmed again in September, the months that adopted introduced a collection of adjustments, together with the absence of beforehand scheduled stars like Gigi Hadid (who introduced on Twitter earlier this week that she can be cheering on her ladies from residence). Even with out the supermodel’s presence, there are many highlights, together with the second act of former angel Karlie Kloss and a preview of Candice Swanepoel’s post-baby runway return.
While the ups and downs of bringing the VS fantasy overseas have been effectively documented, the adjustments themselves seem to have had little impact on the keenness of followers. With fashions making their manner by the town throughout press day and a slew of superstars presently en route, followers lined up in droves to catch a glimpse of their favourite faces–proof that, it doesn’t matter what, the present should go on.