23 Best Met Gala Outfits (Male Edition)

Style is the perfect way to describe the world who you are.

What you wear is how you appear to the world; wear something exciting, and you will get all the attraction, wear something dull, and nobody cares.

Met Gala season is here, bringing you something exciting to read!

We want to focus on the dashing and handsome men that have made an incredible impact through their unique dresses over the years at Met Gala!

Likewise, Fashion is not only for females, but another side can also be fashion icons, and we like to present you with some of the Male icons.

Similarly, through research and multiple surveys, we have made a list of the 23 Best Met Gala Outfits worn by Male.

Here are the 23 Best Outfits worn by Male at Met Gala

Rank Celebrity Year Theme Brand/ Designer
23. Will.i.am  2016 Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology Gucci
22. Zayn Malik 2016 Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology Versace
21. Kanye West  2016 Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology Balmain, Feat Of God, Saint Laurent, 1800 Contacts
20. Jaden Smith 2017 Rei Kawakubo/ Comme des Garcons Louis Vuitton
19. Chadwick Boseman  2018 Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & the Catholic Imagination Versace
18. Pharrell Williams  2018 Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & the Catholic Imagination  Chanel
17. Takeoff, Quavo, and Offset (of Migos)  2018 Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & the Catholic Imagination  Versace
16. Virgil Abloh 2018 Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & the Catholic Imagination  Louis Vuitton
15. Sean “Diddy” Combs and Christian Combs 2018 Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & the Catholic Imagination  Musika Frere/ Dolce& Gabbana
14. Troye Sivan 2018 Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & the Catholic Imagination  Valentino
13. Maluma 2019 Camp: Notes on Fashion Moschino
12. Ryan Reynolds 2022 In America: An Anthology of Fashion Ralph Lauren
11. Anderson.Paak 2022 In America: An Anthology of Fashion Gucci
10. Harry Styles 2019 Camp: Notes on Fashion Gucci
9. Dapper Dan 2019 Camp: Notes on Fashion Gucci
8. Jared Leto 2019 Camp: Notes on Fashion Gucci
7. Dev Hynes 2021 In America: A Lexicon of Fashion Louis Vuitton
6. Billy Porter  2019 Camp: Notes on Fashion The Blonds
5. Justin Bieber 2021 In America: A Lexicon of Fashion Drew House
4. Lil Nas X 2021 In America: A Lexicon of Fashion Versace
3. Maluma  2021 In America: A Lexicon of Fashion Versace
2. Timothee Chalamet 2021 In America: A Lexicon of Fashion Haider Ackermann
1. A$AP Rocky 2021 In America: A Lexicon of Fashion Eli Russell Linnetz(ERL)

23. Will.i.am

The Black Eyed Peas rapper Will.i.am deserves a place on our list of the best outfits worn by males at the Met Gala!

Moreover, the rapper, producer, and fashion icon Will.i.am wore an incredible futuristic Gucci coat to the 2016 Met Gala.

Will.i.am at the red carpet of the 2018 Met Gala (Source: Pinterest)
Will.i.am at the red carpet of the 2016 Met Gala (Source: Pinterest)

Well, the rapper isn’t your average musician or producer; he has shown a glimpse of his creative side to Fashion multiple times.

No wonder he rocked the 2016 Met theme!

The American Fashion icon wore a full-face covering visor, a black hat, and a Gucci suit with white floral sleeves to the 2016 event.

22. Zayn Malik

Khai Hadid Malik’s father rocked the 2016 Met Gala red carpet with his ex-girlfriend Gigi Hadid!

The ex-One Direction member wore a Versace suit with metal sleeves.

Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid wearing Versace during the 2016 Met Gala (Source: Vogue)
Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid wearing Versace during the 2016 Met Gala (Source: Vogue)

Not to mention, Zayn and Gigi were named the best couple at the 2016 Met Gala.

The couple’s incredibly futuristic dress-up perfectly matched the theme of that year.

Zayn stole the show as he walked on the red carpet with his former girlfriend!

21. Kanye West

A Fashion list isn’t a Fashion list without ‘Ye in it!

Kanye West wore a controversial yet fantastic outfit at the 2016 Met Gala for futuristic Fashion designs.

Kim is usually the star of the Fashion meetings, but Kanye outshone Kim in 2016.

The Yeezy brand owner wore an oversized silver trucker Balmain Jacket, Fear of God ripped Jeans, Saint Laurent brown ankle boots, and a beautiful light blue 1800 Contacts lenses!

Kim Kardashian & Kanye West in matching silver outfits (Source: Vogue)
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West in matching silver outfits (Source: Vogue)

Moreover, Kanye West decided to go against the odds by mixing up the brands, which most celebrities wouldn’t have done.

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20. Jaden Smith

The second youngest, Smith, Jaden Smith, stole the show at the 2017 Met Gala.

Likewise, the Karate Kid actor wore a simple yet astonishing all-black Louis Vuitton suit with black male heels, two gold chains, a pinky ring, and gold grillz.

Jaden Smith with his chopped off dreads (Source: Just Jared)
Jaden Smith with his chopped off dreads (Source: Just Jared)

Furthermore, the most attractive thing about Jaden on the red carpet was his hair!

The then blonde actor carried his chopped-off dreads as an accessory that perfectly matched his outfit, managing to win 20th place on our list.

Jaden sure is an Icon living!

19. Chadwick Boseman 

Wakanda forever! The late Chadwick Boseman has landed the 19th spot on our Best Met Gala outfits Men list.

The late actor wore a white Versace cloak with golden spirals and a golden crucifix, suit, and gold shoes on the red carpet.

Chadwick Boseman during the 2018 Met Gala (Source: Pinterest)
Chadwick Boseman during the 2018 Met Gala (Source: Pinterest)

Boseman matched that year’s theme entirely as he appeared in a religious outfit!

The generous American actor died due to colon cancer on August 28, 2020. May his soul rest in peace.

18. Pharrell Williams

The singer, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur, Pharell, walked with his wife, Helen Lasichanh, during the 2018 Met Gala.

Pharrell has won 18th place on our list because of his sleek outfit that year!

Pharell with his wife during the 2018 Met Gala (Source: WWD)
Pharell with his wife during the 2018 Met Gala (Source: WWD)

Moreover, the Happy singer wore Chanel from head to toe during the 2018 red carpet event.

Pharrell wore a black Chanel suit, white shirt, white socks, and black shoes.

Furthermore, gold rings, bracelets, a watch, and multiple gold crucifix chains with colorful worn by Williams were the accessories to watch during that event!

17. Takeoff, Quavo, and Offset (of Migos)  

The Migos set the 2018 Met Gala red carpet on fire with matching Versace outfits.

Moreover, the trio wore matching Versace shoes, black pants, gold sunglasses, and identical Versace colorful coats which looked religious.

The Migos dripped out in Versace (Source: Just Jared)
The Migos dripped out in Versace (Source: Just Jared)

Quavo wore his patented HUNCO ring and Rose Gold Grillz, while Offset wore Gold Grillz, bracelets, a watch, and big rings!

The Migos completely stole the show with their beautiful custom-designed Versace coat, with religious printings in gold, red, black, pink, and yellow colors.

16. Virgil Abloh 

Abloh, also the former artistic director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear, deserves a place on our list as he wore incredibly sleek suits during the 2018 Met Gala.

Likewise, Virgil wore a self-designed cream-colored Louis Vuitton suit with Catholic glass window-inspired designs on the red carpet.

Kendall Jenner alongside Virgil Abloh (Source: Highsnobiety)
Kendall Jenner alongside Virgil Abloh (Source: Highsnobiety)

Similarly, Abloh wore light blue Nike x Off-white Air Jordan 1s and carried an expensive-looking purse.

Furthermore, Virgil turned up to the Met with Kendall Jenner, as he designed Jenner’s outfit that year.

At the 2022 Met Gala, Kylie Jenner wore an Off-white wedding gown designed by Virgil.

Additionally, it was initially planned to be worn by Kylie in 2020 with Virgil by his side but couldn’t because the Met got canceled.

The Fashion world will never forget Virgil’s legacy; he died on November 28, 2021.

15. Sean “Diddy” Combs and Christian Combs

The father-son duo has managed to win 17th place on your list of 23 Best Met Gala Outfits Male.

Sean Diddy Combs wore an all-white Musika Frere suit with white boots, a white glove in his left hand, and a dripped-out watch in his right hand.

Furthermore, the Fashion mogul wore a crucifix chain and gold sunglasses to the 2018 Met Gala.

Sean Combs and Christian Combs during the 2018 Met Gala (Source: Vogue)
Sean Combs and Christian Combs during the 2018 Met Gala (Source: Vogue)

While the legendary artist chose to wear something angelic, his son was dripped out in black and gold.

Diddy’s son Christian Combs matched his father’s vibes as he looked like a prince during the red carpet event!

Moreover, Christian wore a Dolce & Gabbana from head to toe; he wore a Gold-white shirt and a black and gold suit with matching shoes.

The prince wore a crown to look more majestic and match his father’s aura!

14. Troye Sivan

The Australian-South African singer and actor Troye Sivan has landed a spot on our list.

While some call his 2018 outfit ugly, most people say his dress was quite impressive.

During the 2018 Met Gala, Troye wore all-red on the red carpet; red on red is quite a thing!

Red on Red for Troye (Source: GQ)
Red on Red for Troye (Source: GQ)

Furthermore, Troye topped it with a Valentino coat, a red see-through top, and studded black shoes with his all-red Valentino outfit.

Similarly, the singer dyed his hair blonde and wore eye makeup, making him look pretty!

13. Maluma

The Medellin-born Columbian singer Maluma is often known for his songwriting and acting, but he got famous for his dashing looks during the 2019 Met Gala.

Likewise, the singer wore a sparkly Moschino suit, a white shirt with a bow, and black shoes.

Maluma wearing Moschino during the Met Gala 2019 (Source: Vogue)
Maluma wearing Moschino during the Met Gala 2019 (Source: Vogue)

Moreover, Maluma outshone many males to reach number 13 on our list of the best outfits worn by males.

12. Ryan Reynolds

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively were the main attraction of Met Gala 2022.

The couples were amazingly well dressed up for the Gala.

Ryan has managed to win the 12th position on our list due to his fabulous look during the 2022 Met Gala.

Ryan and Blake looking gorgeous (Source: Insider)
Ryan and Blake look gorgeous (Source: Insider)

While Ryan’s wife was the most amazingly dressed celebrity; still Ryan was also no less than his wife.

The Deadpool actor wore a velvet Ralph Lauren suit with a white shirt, black shoes, and a watch.

Lively wore a Versace golden gown that caught the eyes of many people.

The couple who hosted the 2022’s Met Gala was the best-dressed couple.

11. Anderson .Paak

We can comfortably say that, Anderson. Paak is the holder of the 11th position on our list.

The singer danced on the red carpet and wore Gucci from head to toe.

Anderson .Paak during the 2022 Met Gala (Source: Billboard)
Anderson.Paak during the 2022 Met Gala (Source: Billboard)

Likewise, the Silk Sonic member wore a golden white floral embroidered coat, black leather pants, leather tie, sky-blue shirt, and white boots.

Similarly, Anderson wore his classy-looking wig and gold sunglasses to the Gala 2022.

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10. Harry Styles

Congratulations on reaching the no. 10 spot on our list!

Another former member of One Direction has managed to land on our list of the Best Dressed Men at Met Gala, and he is none other than Harry Styles.

Harry Styles in his black outfit (Source: People)
Harry Styles in his black outfit (Source: People)

Mostly known for his fantastic dressing sense, Harry surely deserves the no. 10 spot due to his outfit during the 2019 Met Gala.

Styles wore a frilled blacktop transparent with attached trousers, some rings, earrings, black & white nail polish, and black shoes.

9. Dapper Dan

The legendary American Fashion designer Dapper Dan is the 9th Best Dressed Male on our list.

During the 2019 Met Gala, Dan designed his own Gucci outfit.

Dapper Dan wearing Gucci (Source: Gucci)
Dapper Dan wearing Gucci (Source: Gucci)

Moreover, he wore a crimson jacket designed with blueish flowers, black pants, and black shoes.

Similarly, the Dapper also wore a white shirt and substantial black sunglasses!

8. Jared Leto

Jared Leto sure makes a name for himself during the Met Galas.

At Met Gala 2019, the Suicide Squad actor wore a Gucci crimson gown with a body chain filled with diamonds.

Jared Leto with his head (Source: Insider)
Jared Leto with his head (Source: Insider)

Similarly, the Oscar-winning actor made everyone’s jaw drop as he carried a replica of his head as an accessory during the event.

Jared also deserves to be on this list because he looked like a Gucci Jesus during the 2017 Met Gala.

7. Dev Hynes

Hynes is the no. 7 Best Dressed Men on our list.

Dev Hynes rocked the Louis Vuitton red striped coat with a dirt bike and cartoon patch during the 2021 Met Gala.

Dev Hynes during the 2021 Met Gala (Source: Vogue)
Dev Hynes during the 2021 Met Gala (Source: Vogue)

Similarly, he wore a white shirt and black cowboy-like boots and carried a red tote bag from Medea.

The R&B English singer is a huge Fashionista, and he showed it during the 2021 Red Carpet event.

6. Billy Porter

Billy was covered in gold during the 2019 Met Gala; he dressed up like no one ever did at the Gala.

The openly-gay American actor decided to wear something extraordinary during the event.

Billy Porter being carried by six guys (Source: Vogue)
Billy Porter is being carried by six guys (Source: Vogue)

Porter paid tribute to Ancient Egypt as he appeared as a Sun God, wearing a jeweled catsuit with wings and a gold headgear.

Furthermore, the actor was carried on a barrow by six shirtless guys covered in jewels and wore golden pants and boots.

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5. Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber’s 2021 Met Gala appearance is hated by many and loved by some; we think it was fashionable.

The singer walked on the red carpet with his wife Hailey, as he wore a loose-fitted suit from his brand, Drew House.

Justin Bieber wearing Drew House (Source: Highsnobiety)
Justin Bieber wearing Drew House (Source: Highsnobiety)

Moreover, the Baby singer wore a mate black coat with loose pants, a white shirt, carried a Drew briefcase, and put on a gold watch to look dangerously incredible!

Furthermore, JB wore white Nike x Drew shoes to match his outfit perfectly.

4. Lil Nas X

The Montero singer owned the 2021 Met Gala with his majestic looks!

Moreover, the rapper showed three different outfits during the red carpet event.

The Industry Baby wore a long Atelier Versace golden cloak for his first look.

Lil Nas X during the 2021 Met Gala (Source: Teen Vogue)
Lil Nas X during the 2021 Met Gala (Source: Teen Vogue)

Then, he took off the cloak to appear in a futuristic cyborg-type golden armor with six-packs!

Lastly, Lil Nas’s team removed the armor for his third look, and beneath it was a glittery catsuit with Egyptian designs.

3. Maluma

During the 2021 Met Gala event, Maluma wore a red Versace leather coat, pants, and boots.

Furthermore, the coat and pants had jewels stitched around their edges to make the outfit look incredible.

Maluma wearing Versace at the Met Gala 2021 (Source: Fashionsizzle)
Maluma wearing Versace at the Met Gala 2021 (Source: Fashionsizzle)

Similarly, the Chantaje singer wore a golden net shirt under the Versace coat and wore a golden glove covered with jewelry on his left hand.

2. Timothee Chalamet

The Dune actor Timothee Chalamet is known for his extraordinary acting.

Similarly, he is also known for being highly fashionable.

Timothee Chalamet at the 2021 Met Gala (Source: The News Glory)
Timothee Chalamet at the 2021 Met Gala (Source: The News Glory)

Moreover, the BAFTA-winning actor is no. 2 on our list due to his highly rated appearance during the 2021 Met Gala.

He wore an all-white Haider Ackermann tuxedo with black lapels and sweatpants.

Similarly, Chalamet wore Converse shoes as they matched his great outfit!

1. A$AP Rocky

Rihanna’s baby daddy, A$ap Rocky, is the winner of the Best Dressed Male during the Met Gala.

The rapper repping Harlem walked with his baby mama, Rihanna, during the 2021 Met Gala and killed the show with his outfit!

Rocky wore a quilted cape with yellow, green, red, and sky blue colored designs.

A$ap Rocky with Rihanna during the 2021 Met Gala (Source: People )
A$ap Rocky with Rihanna during the 2021 Met Gala (Source: People )

Furthermore, the cape was designed by Eli Russell Linnetz, mostly known as ERL.

Similarly, Rocky wore a black suit with a white shirt beneath the cape.

A$ap matched Rihanna’s Balenciaga outfit as the couple revealed their love for each other!

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