Kate Upton was named Sports Illustrated’s coveted Swimsuit Edition cover girl earlier this week for the second year in a row – a feat only accomplished once before by Tyra Banks.
Along with Kate, 16 other girls were featured in the issue, but we couldn’t help but notice the lack of, eh, color.
Here at GlobalGrind we’re all about diversity, so if a bunch of white women are stripping down for the camera, we’re just not happy. We need to see women of all races, ethnicities, shapes, sizes, colors…you get the point.
It’s 2013, we have a black president – we can at least have more than one black swimsuit model! Check out GlobalGrind’s picks for a more diverse bikini spread. Who wouldn’t love that?
Cris Urena: Check out that view
Hana Nitsche: The sexiest German we’ve ever seen
Jourdan Dunn + Karlie Kloss = 2 for 1
Leila Lopes: Beauty Queen! Former Miss Universe & Miss Angola
Estella Warren: Model and actress = multi-talented
Jasmine Tookes: Oprah’s one of her biggest fans and who doesn’t agree with Oprah?
Shaniece Hairston: Aka Evelyn Lozada’s daughter, because, well, just look at her.
Chrissy Teigen: Yeah, she’s already on SI’s list – but how could we not include her? John Legend is a lucky man.
Jarah Mariano: This is why we love Hawaii
Jessica Gomes: The voice behind “Maybach Music,” it doesn’t get much better than that.