Rolex epitomises luxury. It radiates magnificence and grandeur. It comes as no surprise then that Forbes has it in its list of 100 most powerful global brands in the world.
But, do not make the mistake that many newbies in the watch world do- considering it a mere watch. It is an heirloom and a milestone, a reflector of your personality and the ultimate status symbol. It is an eternal bond. Once again, no surprise that Rolex watches have been spotted on many celebrities in the past and we have compiled that list for you. Read on:
ROBERT DOWNEY JR.
The star of super hit movies like Sherlock Holmes, Due Date and the Iron Man series, he has many feathers in his cap. Like his style, his watch box also has contemporary and extravagant timepieces. He owns a number of Rolex watches – a Rolex Milgauss with a 40mm stainless steel Oyster case, stainless steel Oyster bracelet, and black dial; an all-black modified version of a GMT-Master II and a green hued Submariner 116610LV in full stainless steel with the date feature.
A billionaire, a real estate developer and the President of the United States may not always be so thoughtful about his words but he makes no mistake when it comes to picking a wristwatch. He has been spotted wearing a Rolex Daytona. He also has a Rolex Day-Date in his collection along with other high-end pieces.
JAY – Z
Jay-Z, a famous American rapper, businessman and Music Producer, he has built his career by combining everything from classic R&B to Broadway show tunes and eighties electro pop. Similarly, he likes his accessories with a little bling too. His choice of watch is a Rolex Day-Date in light gold. He has been wearing it for years now, so much so that people have started associating the watch with him.
David Beckham, former Soccer player started his career by playing for the club Manchester United. He went on to play for Real Madrid, AC Milan, LA Galaxy and PSG. Even though he is retired now, he is still considered a fashion icon. He and his wife Victoria Beckham are closely followed by the media. He has been spotted wearing various models from the Rolex Watch Collection – two versions of the Deep Sea Dweller, the vintage Datejust with a 36mm gold case and a GMT Master with brown bezel.
The actor of The Departed, Planet of the Apes, Ted, The Fighter and executive producer of HBO Hits like Entourage, Boardwalk Empire, Ballers, businessman, former model, and rapper, Mark Wahlberg loves his expansive Rolex collection. He has a soft spot for the gold ones, though. He is seen wearing a gold Yacht-Master II, a 50th-anniversary yellow-gold Rolex GMT-Master II ceramic with a green dial, and gold Rolex Submariner with a black dial on various occasions.
Winner of 2017 iHeartRadio Awards for Hip-Hop Artist of the Year and Hip-Hop Song of the Year awards and the first artist ever to have stayed on the Billboard Hot 100 chart for eight straight years, Drake is undeniably one of the most beloved rappers of our generation. Delivering hits after hits like Hotline Bling, One Dance, Passion Fruit and many others, he has made a big name for himself in the music industry. In addition to this collection of laurels, the king of bling also has a sweeping collection of Rolex watches. This includes not one but several Rolex Daytona in gold, white gold and diamond; Rolex GMT-Master II in a bejewelled version; 18k Everose rose gold Sky-Dweller with a grey dial and the Rolex Day-Date in white gold, yellow gold and one with a diamond bezel.