Supermodel Naomi Campbell and Grime star Skepta are to both grace the cover of the latest issue of British GQ, it was announced today (March 1st, 2018)
Described by GQ as ‘close friends and cultural icons‘, Campbell and Skepta will talk ‘race, sex, love and black power‘ in an interview accompanying the shoot which is to be featured in the April edition of the mens fashion and lifestyle magazine.
Check out the British GQ Magazine front cover below:
According to GQ Online, Naomi Campbell and Skepta met for the first time back in November 2016, at the British Fashion Awards at the Royal Albert Hall, in London.
Introduced by British Vogue Editor Edward Enninful, the pair took a number of Polaroids, along with Campbell’s longtime friend and fellow supermodel Kate Moss, before going on to the after-party together.
“A series of Instagram images with love heart emojis chronicle the friendship that blossomed, which, this year, took a professional turn…”
Two years on and the pair have now teamed up together to work on a new underwear line as part of Skepta’s MAINS fashion collection.
In one shot, posted on MAINS Instagram page, both Skepta and Campbell are pictured topless, wearing a pair of the brand’s white boxer shorts – Naomi staring straight into the camera, whilst 35-year-old Skepta, real name Joseph Junior Adenuga, lays on a couch, his eyes firmly fixed on the British model.
Another image sees the pair, again topless, sharing an intimate moment whilst stood in front huge hotel window overlooking London.
Check out the images below:
The stunning photoshoot and accompanying interview can be seen in full in British GQ’s April 2018 issue, on newsstands Thursday, March 8th.
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