Danielle Herrington was revealed as 2018’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model on Tuesday. She becomes just the third black woman to appear on the cover of the magazine, joining Tyra Banks (1997) and Beyonce (2005).
The 24-year-old first appeared in the magazine’s swimsuit issue last year, and she was photographed this year wearing a pink bikini at Harbour Island, Bahamas. SI Swimsuit editor MJ Day called Herrington a “natural brand ambassador.”
SI shared an Instagram video of Herrington learning from Banks that she was on the 2018 cover.
“I can’t even believe I’m saying this. I am the 2018 Sports Illustrated…