The beautiful Danielle Herrington is gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated and it's about time!
It turns out Herrington is the 3rd black woman ever to be on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swim Suit Edition. The other two were the iconic Tyra Banks, and the legendary Beyonce. Not bad company to keep however 3 black women is not nearly enough melanin goddessness!
THANK YOU @si_swimsuit for having me on your COVER. This is my first cover ever and I am beyond speechless! I dedicate this to all the young girls out there. Work hard, surround yourself with good people who believe in you and your DREAMS WILL COME TRUE! To @mj_day and your amazing team at @si_swimsuit #FamilyForever, thank you! To my my parents, family and friends, I LOVE YOU, thank you! To my agent @sandrasperka thank you for not only being the best agent, but also my mentor and friend! To @bodybymato for supporting me for the last 2 years and always being there for me! To my agency @women360mgmt you guys are the bomb! I am the luckiest and most grateful girl DREAM BIG. WORK HARD. BE RESPECTFUL. LOVE EACH OTHER. OWN IT!