Some models try to read backstage, others scroll through Instagram or chat on the phone—but almost all listen to music, hoping for a moment of zen amidst the chaos. So we asked ten of our favorite models exactly what they’re listening to right now. From Stevie Wonder to heavy metal, their recommendations don’t disappoint!
“I like Bring Me the Horizon’s new album,” says Catherine McNeil, referring to Sempiternal.”
“Anything country! But right now, Luke Bryan’s new CD, Crash My Party,” says Amanda Murphy.
“Tragically Hip’s ‘Looking For A Place to Happen,’” says Meghan Collison . “They’re from Canada—like me!”
“’Clarity,’ by Zedd. And anything Florence and the Machine,” says Aline Weber.
Katie Nescher says, “Pink Floyd, always.”
“I have to admit I love Jay Z’s ‘Picasso Baby,’” says Karlie Kloss. “But I love classical piano and have a million subscriptions to different classical stations on Spotify.”
“Lorde’s ‘Royals’. But also Volcano Fire, the new band from Justin of Bon Iver; it has kind of the same chill vibe,” says Hilary Rhoda.
“Jay Z’s ‘F*&# With Me, You Know I Got It,’” says Jourdan Dunn. “And whatever’s on Pandora’s hip-hop station!”
“’I Couldn’t Say It To Your Face,’ by Arthur Russell,” says Edie Campbell.
“I usually listen to the same thing over and over, so I’m going to have to go with ‘Isn’t She Lovely,’ by Stevie Wonder,” says Madison Leyes.