British supermodel of Afro-Jamaican and Chinese Jamaican descent, singer, actress, and businesswoman, Naomi Campbell remains one of the world’s most iconic supermodel of all time. The 47-year-old bombshell soared to fame in the late eighties after being recruited at the early age of 15. She rose to fame in no time and became one of the most sought after models at the time. She was part of an elite group of models made up of six models who have been declared “supermodels” by the fashion industry – they were collectively known as the “Big Six“.
The age defying beauty broke numerous racial barriers by being the first black model on the covers of French Vogue, British Vogue as well as the first black model to cover Time Magazine. She has walked the catwalk for high-end fashion designers like Gianni Versace, Azzedine Alaia, Marc Jacobs, Yves Saint Laurent, Diane Von Furstenberg and more. She has also been featured in advertising campaigns for Fendi, Burberry, Balmain, Macy, Escada and more.
In addition to a booming modeling career, Naomi Campbell has embarked on other ventures which include a book publishing deal, releasing an RnB Pop studio album and acting appearances in film and television. In 2015, she appeared on Fox drama Empire as Camila Marks and also a two episode feature in American Horror story. She has also been involved in several charitable works and has won numerous accolades for her contribution and involvement.
Naomi Campbell truly exemplifies everything a supermodel ought to be. She brings glamour to the red carpet while keeping things sexy and extravagant without being over the top. Naomi has never met a fur too luxurious or a diamond too big. Her style remains chic while exuding so much class and feminity.
Check out some of her chicest looks…
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