Welcome to the next edition of Celebrity Watches of the Month, our monthly column where we go watch-spotting, picking out our favourite watches worn by some of the world’s most famous celebrities and personalities. In this month’s instalment, we’ll be featuring the likes of Usher, David Beckham and Conor McGregor wearing pieces from Tudor, Patek Philippe and Purnell. Enjoy gents!
Usher – Purnell
Watch Model: Purnell Escape II
As surprising as it might sound, it seems as though the famed RnB performer Usher has quite the affinity to the world of complex haute horlogerie. Such is the case with his $446,000USD Purnell Escape II, which features the world’s fastest triple-axis tourbillon.
David Beckham – Tudor
Watch Model: Tudor Black Bay Ceramic
David Beckham’s relationship with Tudor continues, this time with the portrayal of the instant hit that is the Tudor Black Bay Ceramic. Clad entirely in ceramic for the first time in a production piece, the Tudor Black Bay Ceramic seems to be fitting for the man who can afford almost anything in the world, such is the appeal of Tudor.
Conor McGregor – Patek Philippe
Watch Model: Patek Philippe World Time 5231J Cloisonné Enamel
Conor McGregor is a celebrity who seems to have a penchant for the finest haute horlogerie pieces. In this case he was seen sporting the ever so classical Patek Philippe World Time 5231J Cloisonné Enamel which has a retail price of $78,500USD.
Conor Benn – Rolex
Watch Model: Rolex Sky-Dweller
The renowned professional boxer hailing from the UK may not be on everyone’s radar yet, but at the very least from the perspective of the watch community, you can rest assured his taste is bona fide quality. An example is this one, where he was spotted sporting the ever-desirable Rolex Sky-Dweller
Aleem Iqbal – Rolex
Watch Model: Rolex GMT-Master II ‘Pepsi’
The serial YouTube millionaire known for passion for supercars and hypercars was spotted wearing another Rolex desirable. This time the almost-impossible-to-get Rolex GMT-Master II ‘Pepsi’.
Ed Sheeran – Patek Philippe
Watch Model: Patek Philippe 5970P Perpetual Calendar Chronograph
Ed Sheeran has one of the most desirable watch collections in the world, and the Patek Philippe 5970P Perpetual Calendar Chronograph is a perfect example of that. Now discontinued, the platinum Patek Philippe 5970P Perpetual Calendar Chronograph is on many a collector’s list of grails.