Tinashe is smoking sizzling.
The “Bouncin’” singer, 28, is one among many beautiful girls featured in the 2021 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, on sale July 22.
She posed on an attractive seaside sporting a slew of horny swimsuits, together with a black latex one-piece with mesh sleeves by Yandy.
The “Rent” actress additionally modeled a gold lamé Lisa Marie Fernandez bikini ($275), a plunging D.Bleu.Dazzled one-piece ($350), a thong bikini by Lace by Tanaya that includes strings of rhinestones and extra throughout her shoot.
“I really feel like I manifested this as a result of I’ve wished to be in the swim version since I used to be a youngster!!,” Tinashe shared on Instagram Monday, including, “fairly cool to be the primary impartial music artist in the journal and in addition the primary lady with braids.”
She additionally marked the second on Twitter, writing, “I instructed my mother after I was like 12/13 that I used to be gonna be in Sports Illustrated Swim version sometime, after I noticed Tyra Banks on the quilt. Full circle second.”
Tinashe shines in a gold bikini by Lisa Marie Fernandez in the 2021 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.James Macari/Sports Illustrated
Tinashe isn’t the one star making historical past in the bikini bible this 12 months; Megan Thee Stallion is featured on one of three covers of the issue, making her the one artist moreover Beyoncé to ever accomplish that — in addition to the primary rapper.
“The lovely and highly effective girls are so inspiring,” Tinashe told the publication of her expertise capturing for the difficulty. “So, it’s cool that they will proceed it and have extra music and artist illustration. To be concerned was a no brainer.”
And whereas the “2 On” hitmaker is clearly assured in a swimsuit, she admitted that “it’s a development course of and comes with the continuous observe of self-acceptance.”
Continued Tinashe, “As somebody who has been in the sport since I used to be a youngster, there have undoubtedly been intervals the place I felt strain to get cosmetic surgery. How am I going to compete with these individuals? You take a look at your self and your physique in a different way. As I’ve gotten older, I’ve simply actually accepted that is what I appear like. This is how I’m constructed. I simply attempt to personal every part that makes me genuine.”