The carefree teen and voice of a generation will turn 19 on July 8.

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May, 01, 2017

The 2017 Met Gala, also known as prom night for the fashion elite, is underway and Jaden Smith has already delivered one of the night's most talked about moments.

The 18-year-old, clad in an all black ensemble (platforms included) has quite the head-turning plus-one: a handful of his locs.

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Although he recently cut them for a role in the romantic drama, Life In A Year, Smith appears to have some detachment issues...literally.

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Not to be outdone by his very own accessory, the actor and musician is also flashing a reflective mouthpiece as he walks the high profile red carpet. We eagerly await Jaden's explanation for this unexpected mane moment.