Nigerian Singer, Seyi Shay models at New York Fashion Week
By Temitope Ojo
Nigerian singer, Oluwaseyi Joshua (born Oluwaseyi Odedere) popularly known as Seyi Shay was among the models that closed the show for the acclaimed international designer, Yemi Osunkoya of Kosibah Creations at the New York Fashion Week.
Seyi, 32, was full of gratitude as she posted a picture of the models on her Instagram page with the caption: “Thank you for letting me close your show @yemikosibah it was an honour… #NYFW”
Sheyi recently showed she is multi-talented and highly gifted when she made a dramatic entry into the Nigerian movie industry with her role in Lara and the Beat.
The ‘Yolo Yolo’ crooner, reportedly abandoned her music career for about two months for the movie set.
From the pictures she posted, Seyi appeared to have had fun in New York as she also was pictured with legendary American actress, Whoopi Goldberg, whom she revealed has been her childhood favourite actress and a real inspiration to Black women all over the world.
“On the picture, she wrote: “The legendary and my childhood fave @whoopigoldberg. This woman is the first African-American EGOT- Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony awards.
“A real inspiration to Black women all over the world!!!” She wrote.
She also got pictured with Miss J Alexander, American catwalk coach, and supermodel judge.