Virgil Abloh in conversation with Benji B

Founder and CEO of Off White; Artistic Director of menswear at Louis Vuitton and DJ Virgil Abloh sat down with long time friend and collaborator BBC Radio 1’s very own Benji B. Starting off the conversation the two discuss Virgil’s passion for BBC Radio with Benji stating that Virgil has been calling into Radio 1 for years and Virgil replying “UK radio is so much different than American radio, I was a huge fan of it because I was able to listen to your show, 1Xtra then go to listening to Giles Peterson or Fabio and Grooverider it was like a whole music library and now I honestly can say i’m a child of BBC Music curation and care”. As the conversation continue the two discuss a multitude of subjects such as Virgil growing up in Chicago, Early stages of DJ’ing, Working on Yeezus, UK Grime Music, Not seeing the line between music, fashion and much more. Check out the full interview here.

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