African’s very own King of the New School in Fashion; GlennSamm bags a nomination for the Youth Excellence Awards 2019 and a win would see him adjudged the Fashion Personality of the Year.
The Youth Excellence Awards is the youth empowerment initiative birthed in the year 2018, “the concept of the scheme is to acknowledge, recognise and honour the outstanding individual and emphatically the youth who go through thick and thin to contribute positively to the society”.
Born with the government name; Glenn Samuel Semakor, GlennSamm hails from Keta, a coastal city in the Volta Region of Ghana and has worked his way into being an astute fashion icon and authority.
He is an individual focused on excellence and curates an afro-futurist outlook to project an indigenous African style to international heights.
A win is further validation of what an afro-futurist creativity looks and feels like and affirmation of his international recognition.
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Known and revered by peers as a walking artiste model and a blogger, he has made appearances in the world acclaimed Vogue Magazine and his influential figure helped sell super brands like Fuse ODG’s in his ‘New African Girl’ video as well as Manuel Non Bada’s Every Day visuals.
GlennSamm; a mastermind and leader behind the contemporary African Fashion evolution called “KvngsOfTheNewSchool” which inspires all-inclusive movement of Afrocentric /Afro-futurist creativity.
GlennSam’s win is for the Youth and the Indigenous Afro-Futurist Creativity in Fashion.