Sports meets Music! Always a wonderful marriage. Dr. Dre and LeBron James cover the February issue of ESPN. ESPN also transforms sport icons into music stars!!! In the music issue, the Magazine gave Allyson Felix a chance to make like Beyonce on “Dangerously in Love”! Check out the photo shoot of who else got a transformation below…DOPE!
The West Coast king and basketball star talk about the Beats by Dre partnership and share their favorite workout playlists. The issue hits stands February 8th.
In this issue, pro athletes dress up as iconic pop musicians to recreate iconic images (See below). The issue doesn’t hit newsstands until February 8, but ESPN has released some behind-the-scenes videos.
Beyoncé’s Dangerously In Love cover using Olympic Gold Medal sprinter Allison Felix:
Team USA soccer forward Alex Morgan channeled Katy Perry’s One Of The Boys cover:
Motorcross racer James Stewart as Rick James on the cover of Street Song:
Quarter Back Josh Freeman as Michael Jackson’s Thriller:
NFL ballers Lamar Woodley, Trent Richardson and Marshawn Lynch did their best RUN DMC for their Ultimate Run DMC:
Check out behind the scenes footage from the shoot here: