NY Fashion Week: Kanye West, Cassie, Solange, Kelly Rowland, Janelle Monáe, Melody Thornton

Kanye West was on the run from a rabid pack of fans in the streets of New York City on Friday (Sept. 10). In this hilarious photo, Mr. West is seen baring his chest while fans chased him on Fashion’s Night Out. He found shelter in SoHo’s Mercer Hotel. But Yeezy welcomed the attention. “Just shut Soho down… shit is crazy 2nt!!!” he tweeted. “This is the best night of my life uuuum so far …I know the city getting ready!!!”

‘Ye wasn’t the only one having the time of his life last night. Celebs including Cassie, Solange, Kelly Rowland, Janelle Monáe, and Melody Thornton hit the town during Mercedez-Benz Fashion Week and FNO, taking in the finest of what designers had to offer. Click below to see the fab five.


Cassie showed off her blonde ambition front row at the Nicole Miller show.


Solange, with her hair teased out, stopped by Roberto Cavalli’s celebration to man the turntables, rocking a breezy shirt over a flowing high-waisted skirt.

Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland made her way around town, dropping by BCBG Max Azria, Alejandro Ingelmo, and Georges Chakra.

Janelle Monáe

Fashion mavens descended on the Ralph Lauren store where Janelle Monáe rocked the house for Fashion’s Night Out.

Kanye West, Karl Lagerfeld, and Melody Thornton

Melody Thornton was in the presence of greatness, posing with Kanye West and fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld, during Fashion’s Night Out. “Wow crazy ass day and night,” tweeted the former PCD member.