Drake had an exceptional 2016, and after ringing in the new year with his alleged fling Jennifer Lopez, the Canadian rap superstar takes home the title of British GQ’s Best Dressed Man In The World.
The OVO Sound artist also appears on the cover of the new issue, which hits newsstands on Thursday, January 5th.
Read an excerpt from the magazine below and see British GQ’s 50 Best Dressed Men list here.
“You can’t talk about Drake in 2016 without mentioning that wool turtleneck in ‘Hotline Bling.’ The music video, which echoed endlessly around the internet, was as much a cultural moment for his awkward uncle dancing and intimate lyrics as it was for the baggy jumper, sweatpants and Timberlands. With Drake’s latest looks trending away from bright yellow top-to-toe tracksuits and towards customised sports luxe, he’s proving that it’s possible to look cool in an outfit that, in a cheaper guise, might otherwise never leave the sofa. Drake has been keenly and consistently developing a unique look over the last few years, which combines grime-y terrace fashion inspired by Italian menswear brand Stone Island, with preppy American court-side sportswear. He’s also demonstrated that he wants men to share in his imaginative, confident, butch style through his own-label OVO (October’s Very Own).”