Billie Eilish, Timothée Chalamet, Naomi Osaka, and Amanda Gorman will co-chair 2021 Met Gala

Fashion's biggest night out is back
Billie Eilsh, Timothée Chalamet, Naomi Osaka, Amanda Gorman
Photo credit Getty Images
By , Audacy

The Met Gala is back and fashion fans are on the edge of their seats waiting for the drip to hit social media. This year's theme is "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion," which is "an exploration of the nation’s sartorial identity."

Listen to your favorite music now on Audacy

The exhibition opens on September 18 and will cover everything from Halston's 70s glamour to Kerby Jean-Raymond's Pyer Moss. Superstars of today— Timothée Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Naomi Osaka, and Amanda Gorman— will serve as co-chairs, and legends, Tom Ford, Adam Mosseri, and Anna Wintour comprise the evening’s honorary chairs.

Chalamet has been labeled "the most influential man in fashion." Eilish often challenges what a pop star should be aesthetically, Osaka is a top athlete with impeccable style, and Gorman became a household name overnight and effortlessly slays in the style department. Each co-chair was chosen to highlight the foundation of American style: individualism.

The two-part exhibition will run in two parts. Part one, "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion," will open on September 18, 2021 and part two, "In America: An Anthology of Fashion," will open on May 5, 2022. Both exhibitions will run through September 5, 2022. The year's Met Gala will take place on September 13; pre-COVID, the Gala took place the first Monday in May.

WATCH MORE: 5 Show-Stopping Met Gala Red Carpet Looks

75756A5E-120A-4932-810C-2FD980DB785E

LISTEN on the Audacy App
Sign Up and Follow Audacy
Facebook | Twitter | Instagram