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Beyonce Pop queen is 1st African American to cover a grand Vogue's highest selling issue

Beyonce makes an iconic cover of Vogue Magazine's September 2015/bestselling issue

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Beyonce covers an iconic September 2015 issue of Vogue Magazine.

READ: Pop icon covers September issue of Vogue, solo!

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Beyonce covers Vogue September 2015 issue

(Vogue/Mario Testino)


The pop queen makes her the first ever African American female musician to dominate (solo) the September issue dubbed as the highest selling issue of the year.

She also makes the third African American woman to appear solo on the cover of the issue after Naomi Campbell and Halle Berry did in 1999 and 2010 respectively.

Last year, Vogue magazine introduced  "Instagirls" Cara Delevingne, Joan Smalls and Karlie Kloss for a statement September 2014 cover, fast forward to one year after and Beyonce takes a bold cover.

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The pop queen chose a statement , $12,000 Marc Jacobs dress with bold petal details and $4,800 Marc Jacobs sequin coat for the cover, leaving her hair damp and dangling Beyonce style with flawless natural makeup look for the cover shot.

READ: 1st look at pop queen's Flash Tattoo collaboration

Beyonce also showed off her famous curves in grand designer looks for the cover feature, looking every inch the power queen. The September issue will be available online from August 14th 2015.

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Take a look at photos from the shoot above. Watch Beyonce's behind-the-scenes-video for the Vogue shoot below.

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