Young Thug will be one of five mentors in the upcoming seventh season of VFILES Runway. Other mentors include Naomi Campbell, Mel Ottenberg, Pat McGrath, and Jerry Lorenzo. The mentors will team with VFILES to choose designers, hair and make up team, models, stylists, and photographers for a fashion show on September 7 at 8:00 PM EST. All of the talent selected to participate will be chosen from the VFILES website.
VFILES Founder and CEO Julie Anne Quay said via press release about the new season,
“We are incredibly excited to be consulting with Naomi, Pat, Jerry, Mel, and Jeffery as we prep for the seventh season of VFILES Runway. Each has an incredible vision and are also not scared to take risks where moving fashion forward is concerned. Fashion today belongs to the risk takers and those who will push the boundaries of th eir ideas and how they are communicated.”