Raf Simmons Makes His Move, Joe Biden Makes His Mark, and More

Breaking news, trending stories, industry intel:

This is the S/ List.

1. Raf Simon’s highly anticipated appointment has been announced.

“It’s official. Raf Simons has been named the new chief creative officer of Calvin Klein, formalising the Belgian designer’s next move after three years as women’s creative director of Christian Dior Couture.”

2. Frank Ocean might finally be releasing his sophomore album.

“Mr. Ocean, the innovative and enigmatic R&B singer, is set to release his next album, “Boys Don’t Cry,” on Friday through an exclusive deal with Apple Music, according to a person with knowledge of the release plans.”

3. Veep Joe Biden officiated a same-sex marriage at his home and it was beautiful.

“Proud to marry Brian and Joe at my house. Couldn’t be happier, two longtime White House staffers, two great guys.”


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