Everyone knows fashion and music have been rocking together for a while, but for Giuseppe Zanotti, that relationship is a lifelong love affair. Before he created his trademark sexy stilettos, Zanotti was a beat-loving DJ, and even today he often mans the turntables at his own parties. What’s got him moving this fall? Babyshambles, Vangelis, Al Green and Sebastian Tellier, for a start. Zanotti is such a record head that some of his creations correlate with his playlist. Here, four of his hottest hits, paired with the artists and music that inspired them.
This story first appeared in the August 4, 2008 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.