Dev Hynes, the singer-songwriter better known as Blood Orange, has been keeping himself busy during the latest round of men’s shows in Paris. First spotted at Louis Vuitton, where he composed and performed the show’s original soundtrack titled “You Know What’s Good,” he was also the guest of honor at 032c’s fashion week party before wrapping things up with a DJ set at GQ’s bash on the closing day of men’s collections.
“I wrote the [Louis Vuitton] music three days [before the show] and I have been rehearsing 24 hours a day since,” said Hynes backstage at the party hosted by Berlin-based magazine and apparel brand 032c on Thursday night in Paris.
“The show was great, I have done stuff before,” he recalled. “I walked the last Louis Vuitton show, Virgil [Abloh] and I are good friends. He is very talented,” he continued.
Dev Hynes aka Blood Orange walked in Virgil Abloh’s first show for Louis Vuitton.
From his longtime collaboration with Kanye West to his numerous DJing stints, music has always been a central part of Abloh’s creative practice. His second show for Louis Vuitton was all about Michael Jackson, and it featured a live performance by Hynes along with Mikey Freedom, Hart and