Rap star tops list of best dressed men
RAPPER Drake has topped GQ magazine’s best-dressed man list for 2016, beating the likes of Eddie Redmayne, Luke Evans, Tom Hiddleston and Benedict Cumberbatch.
The One Dance rapper – who is reportedly dating Jennifer Lopez – has topped the list of 50 celebrity males, beating Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them star Eddie Redmayne, 34 – who came in second place and won last year – to the top of the leader board.
On selecting the 30-yearold hip-hop star, the magazine stated: “He’s proving that it’s possible to look cool in an outfit that, in a cheaper guise, might otherwise never leave the sofa.”
Girl on the Train star Luke Evans was awarded third place, followed closely by cage fighting star Conor McGregor, 28.
Elsewhere, several British celebrities were listed, including Late Late Show host James Corden, 38, Tom Hiddleston, 35, radio presenter Nick Grimshaw, 32, and Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch, 40.
Suicide Squad actor Jared Leto also made it into the top 10, along with Money Monster’s Jack O’Connell.
Meanwhile, Lukas Graham frontman Lukas Forchhammer has been named the worstdressed star.
And Orlando Bloom, who is in a relationship with Roar singer Katy Perry, has come out tops in the best undressed category.
The list was compiled by some of the staff at GQ along with industry professionals from the world of fashion and showbiz, such as Sir Elton John, Tom Ford, Sir Paul Smith, Dame Vivienne Westwood, Giorgio Armani and Sarah Burton.
GQ’s Top 10 Best-Dressed Men of 2016 is (the full list appears in the February edition of the magazine) as follows: 1. Drake 2. Eddie Redmayne 3. Luke Evans 4. Conor McGregor 5. Tom Hiddleston 6. Nick Grimshaw 7. James Corden 8. Benedict Cumberbatch 9. Jared Leto 10. Jack O’Connell
SMART CHOICE: Drake has been named best dresser.