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3 Denim Trends Music Is Trying This Second

Stars are feeling new kinds of blue this season, proving that denim and music go together like rock and roll
3 Denim Trends Music Is Trying This Second
3 Denim Trends Music Is Trying This Second
Denim Photographed by Lucas Zarebinski

PATCHES

Ryan Adams shows his personal style flair on stage in a patched jacket — perhaps a DIY piece of fashion?

Levi's Patchwork Trucker Jacket; $148, levi.com

SHREDDED

Gwen Stefani's style is always laid-back, with denim in heavy rotation. These jeans are worn to perfection.

Kelly Rowland's sweatshirt and her casual/cool shredded-jean swagger add up to a distinctly American look.

Ever stylish — even at the airport — Fergie paired tattered skinny jeans with an embellished bomber jacket.

Shredded: 1. Diesel "RIZZO" distressed jeans; $1,398, 212-755-3555. 2. Frame Denim "Le High" pencil skirt in Carlyle; $228, singer22.com. 3. 3x1 Cut Off Short in "Big Bear"; $245, shopbop.com. 4. Levi’s Made & Crafted “Pins in Crush” jeans; $215, shopbop.com. 5. Current/Elliott "Sleeveless Rider" distressed denim vest; $270, net-a-porter.com.

MOTO

Moto details at the knee amp up Wiz Khalifa's ensemble of an oversized T-shirt, Timberland boots and skinny jeans.

Balmain Jeans; $1,500, mrporter.com

This story first appeared in the Aug. 23 issue of Billboard magazine.