Artist

Jazzelle

Jazzelle is a Detroit-born artist, model, and social-media sensation, better known by their Instagram handle @uglyworldwide. Amassing over half a million loyal followers and counting, they have been hailed as a rulebreaker and pioneer in the fashion industry, with many more surprises still to come.

Biography

Jazzelle

Jazelle quickly became a fixture in the Chicago LGBTQIA+ nightlife scene by doing drag and performance art at clubs around the city. After shaving their head, Jazzelle was discovered by the iconic Nick Knight through Instagram, leading to an exclusive shoot with Comme Des Garcon by Rei Kawakubo for Another Magazine. This opportunity catapulted Jazzelle into the spotlight, leading them to worldwide success.

With their eclectic style, shapeshifting abilities, and relentless work ethic, Jazzelle has been photographed in top fashion publications such as Vogue UK, Vogue Italia, Vogue India, Vogue Mexico, Harper’s Bazaar, Love, V Magazine, Office, Allure, Lampoon, and Garage Magazine, with covers for i-D Magazine and Interview Magazine. They have trotted down the catwalks for Gareth Pugh, Savage x Fenty, GCDS, Opening Ceremony, and many more.

Beyond editorial and runway work, Jazzelle has also starred in advertising campaigns for Fendi, Fenty Beauty, Nike, H&M, Opening Ceremony, Sephora, Nars, Savage x Fenty, and Nicopanda. They have also collaborated with Gucci Beauty and contributed creative direction for Mugler.

In 2021, Jazzelle was tapped to host the Complex online series, “Vintage Shopping,” where they worked alongside Theophilus London and Princess Nokia.

Amassing over half a million loyal followers and counting, Jazzelle has been hailed as a rulebreaker and pioneer in the fashion industry, with many more surprises still to come.

TikTok Followers

12.6K

Instagram Followers

668.7K

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