From the moment his image was first captured by a photographer’s lens in 1993. Tyson Beckford is synonymous with the term “male supermodel”. His arrival on the fashion scene coincided with the era that brought male models to the forefront of advertising. Stifled the notion that “real men” and fashion did not exist on the same plane.
Tyson Beckford has appeared on covers and in countless editorials. In 1995, named one of the People’s magazine’s “50 Most Beautiful People” and awarded “Best Male Model” at the inaugural VH-1 Fashion and Music Awards. Received the “Outstanding Male Model Of the Year” honour at the fashion industry’s Michael Awards. – this time as a nominee in the “Best Male Model” category.
Having progressed from the fashion icon. The worldwide recognition his career has brought him belies the fact that there’s more to Tyson than meets the eye.