On Sept. 2, it was announced that the multi-platinum selling electronic music artist Afrojack would be a part of the extraordinary talent at the upcoming “Fashion Rocks” event which is set to be held on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 9 p.m. at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. As a special production of Three Lions Entertainment and Don Mischner, the event will be broadcast live via CBS television network and will feature performances by: Afrojack, Jennifer Lopez, Usher, Pitbull, Enrique Iglesias, Miranda Lambert, KISS, Duran Duran, The Band Perry, Rita Ora, Jennifer Hudson, MAGIC!, Nico & Vinz, and many more.
Hosted by executive producer Ryan Seacrest, the event will celebrate the unification between the fashion and music industry. Macy’s, the official retail partner of "Fashion Rocks" will be featuring its fall fashion trends in addition to Seacrest’s own Ryan Seacrest Distinction line which will be featured throughout the evening’s show. For the first time, select fashions from the runway will be available for viewers across the country to “shop live” via Macys.com/FashionRocks. Additionally, fans watching the television broadcast will have access via Shazam to a “Fashion Rocks” experience, which will include more of Macy’s exclusive trends and fashions this fall.
As part of Macy’s partnership and their benevolence to the local community, Macy’s will be offering fans special access to the live performance at the Barclays Center by purchasing a Macy’s VIP pass package. 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale will be donated to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. In purchasing the tickets, fans will be benefiting an important cause while they enjoy access to a special pre-party and after-party at the renowned 40/40 club and will also enjoy a yet to be announced guest performance as well as complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
In response to the recent announcement, Macy’s chief marketing officer Martine Reardon stated in a press release, “Macy’s has a great legacy of integrating fashion and music to produce epic events. We are thrilled to be a partner in this spectacular return of Fashion Rocks, building on our own deep history with our Glamorama and Passport fashion shows and contributing our expertise in creating and producing some of America's most iconic annual events. Fashion Rocks will curate the best of fall fashion - clickable to buy in real time - to the beats of some of the biggest musical acts on the planet!”
For more information about the featured fashions, to purchase a Macy’s VIP Pass, or to shop for trends, fans can visit: Macys.com/FashionRocks or for more information on artists and performances, please visit FashionRocksLive.com.
Macy's delivers affordable luxury fashion to customers at 800 locations within 45 states including the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Guam in addition to its online stores. Known for founding its iconic, epic events that include the Macy’s Independence Day Fireworks and Thanksgiving Day Parade, for over 150 years it has helped strengthen communities by supporting local and national charities to help make a difference in the lives of its customers. For more information, please visit Macys.com.