Kerwin Frost is a Harlem-born entertainer, comedian, host, DJ, and style icon. He was one of the pioneers of the soho youth streetwear scene, and is now regarded by Vogue as “Fashion’s Funniest Man” and by GQ as “Your Favorite Influencer’s Favorite Influencer”. Kerwin is responsible for setting trends and influencing the latest fashion, music, comedic and cultural phenomenons.
Kerwin hosts his self-produced and distributed talk show, Kerwin Frosts Talks! Which has featured guests such as ASAP Rocky, Lil Yachty, Dev Hynes, Luka Sabbat, Jeremy Scott and more. Kanye West has hired Kerwin to create numerous video content pieces such as the Wyoming Album Listening Recap, Kids See Ghosts Album Listening Recap & the Kardashian-Jenner-West Christmas Party Recap. Kerwin also created and hosted a street trivia series for Cash App.
Kerwin produced and hosted the 1st Annual Kerwin Frost Film Festival in March 2019. 17 films were shown over 3 days, with Q&As by filmmakers Josh & Ben Safdie and music video director Cole Bennett. The event was sponsored by Cash App, with free entry, pizza, popcorn and Just Water. The event saw 2000+ NYC youth in attendance.
Kerwin began “seriously” DJing in February of 2018, when he agreed to play a friend’s fashion week party at 1Oak. The set was a smashing success and that same week, booking offers began pouring in looking to enlist his performance services. Since, he has headlined shows worldwide in Tokyo, London, Sydney, Melbourne, Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Milan, Paris, Budapest, Berlin etc. Kerwin is in-demand for corporate events- he has performed for Adidas, Moncler, Nike, Under Armor, Palm Angels, Heron Preston, Off-White, Vlone, Opening Ceremony, High Snobiety, North Face, Stussy, Diesel, Guess, GCDS, Ambush & many more. He recently DJ’d the Kardashian-Jenner-West Christmas Party & The Weeknd’s 29th birthday party. He is truly a “performance DJ” and his energy is unprecedented with music choices that are just as varied and unpredictable as Kerwin himself.
Kerwin released Turn That Shit Off! (the mix) September 2018 to critical acclaim. The 90 minute mix features a huge range of genres and artists, from unreleased Sheck Wes to Portishead, to The Ramones and Azealia Banks. It also includes special guest drops from Lil Yachty, Virgil Abloh, Playboi Carti, Lil B and Jim Carey. Kerwin has worked with artists to craft original music, such as “Kerwin Frost Scratch That” by 10K Cash & Matt Ox.
Kerwin first gained notoriety as Founder of the Spaghetti Boys, who has released clothing collabs with Nike, Off-White, Heron Preston and Sprayground, in addition to capsule merchandise available on www.SpaghettiBoys.world, and at luxury retailers like Luisaviaroma, HBX, Nubian and Slam Jam. Spaghetti Boys hosted free all-ages parties at NYC venues such as Milk Studios and Overthrow Boxing Gym.
Kerwin Frost’s energy, creative direction, and ingenuity is what keeps him able to be in any lane of the creative industry, steering clear of being boxed into any single genre, brand, or character.
Kerwin and his wife Erin are expecting their first baby.
If you’ve ever wondered why he has his trademark tattoo of a pencil on his face, watch THIS.