The French Magazine, L’Official, had superstar Beyonce Knowles adorn is March 2011 cover in honor of it’s 90th anniversary issue. Inside, Beyonce was seen decorated in a traditional African theme headdress, as well as blackface, in a tribute to African activist and musician, Fela Kuti.
The Fashion magazine is about to celebrate its 90th birthday. To celebrate this anniversary, the festivities start with the March issue, with Beyoncé on the cover. She agreed to pose for an incredible fashion shoot, with the theme of African Queen, paying a tribute to the legendary Fela Kuti. Far from the glamorous Sasha Fierce, the beauty posed for the magazine with amazing fashion designers clothes, but also in a dress created by her mother. [It is] A return to her African roots, as you can see on the picture, on which her face was voluntarily darkened. All the pictures will be available in the collector edition, on sell at the end of this month.
Take a peek at the spread and video from the shoot below:
In other news, Earlier this week, Beyonce was accused of skin bleaching after she was spotted looking a tad lighter at the Grammy Awards
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