cover girls

Supermodel Liya Kebede and model on the rise Joan Smalls (one of our former Fresh Faces features) are covering the second issue of i-D’s 30th anniversary trilogy, titled “Define Yourself.” i-D had to say: “[They are] ladies we think are worth shouting from the rooftops about. A time to think different, rock the boat and […]

Though she teased the Twitterverse with photos of a spiked dress two weeks ago, Kim Kardashian shocked everyone when she released the first image of her upcoming Prestige Magazine cover on her blog today. Sporting the same spiked dress and flanked on either side by oiled-up naked male models, it’s pretty clear she’s having some […]

Naomi Campbell, Iman and Liya Kebede cover the 40th Anniversary Issue of Essence magazine. The issue celebrates 40 fierce and fabulous women — including Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey, Serena Williams, Vanessa L. Williams and many more — who have fearlessly given voice to our dreams and paved the way for dreamers to follow. Love it! […]

As previously reported, Janet Jackson posed for the latest cover of Essence magazine. Prior to the issue hitting newsstands next week, you can now preview the 44-year-old’s shoot – which features CSI Miami star Adam Rodriguez – who she handpicked to play her leading man!

Last week, we gave you a sneak peek of Rihanna’s cover of the June issue of Elle. See it here: Rihanna’s Body Gets Photoshopped! Now, we have the full photo spread and a few excerpts. Enjoy! On the album art for Rated R: “I wanted pictures that represented strength and fearlessness but still femininity—a strong […]

Multi-talented actress and superstar mom Jada Pinkett Smith is starting a revolution. She bares it all for the July cover of ESSENCE magazine, and makes a bold statement to empower Black women and girls. Jada shares the motivation behind her shoot, and explains why she approached ESSENCE with the idea. For her, posing nude is […]

Janelle Monae is featured in this month’s issue of 944 magazine. In addition to being featured on the cover, she also has a full multiple-page spread, complete with a story written by Isoul Harris. The accompanying pictures were taken by world renowned photographer Marc Baptiste and styled by Kilthe Brewster. “I am very connected to […]