The pics hit Twitter timelines via Super Model Daily and instantly received backlash for poor lighting and minimal styling…
Megan Thee Stallion by Collier Schorr,
Harper's Bazaar, March 2021. pic.twitter.com/EqXpHI6Y51
— models daily (@supermodeldaiIy) February 19, 2021
bazaar got megan looking…well, bazaar
— Your Fave (@PartitionBeat) February 19, 2021
those bazaar pictures look like when you acidentally take a selfie when you open your phone
— Xavier D’Leau (@XavierDLeau) February 19, 2021
How did we go from this to this? Photographer needs to apologize ASAP. pic.twitter.com/1L9rfxDHJB
— Jack | WIP: Parker (36/65k) (@JackHarbon) February 19, 2021
Harper’s Bazaar cannot be forreal with that Megan Thee Stallion shoot. Omg so many other photogs would’ve KILLED THAT. They got her lookin like whatever
— Bria Celest (@55mmbae) February 19, 2021
they did megan thee stallion so wrong w that harpers bazaar cover
— Gabrielle (@piickingscabs) February 19, 2021
However, it was soon revealed that those photos weren’t the official ones from HB.
So whoever posted those ^ just want our good sis to look ashy. These are how they actually look pic.twitter.com/YgLtyB8mV5
— Ms.Bitch (@MarronJadore) February 19, 2021
Additionally, the official photos, along with the corresponding article, highlight why the rapper decided against going with a full beat and being over-stylized.
“I’m realizing that I don’t have to be in full glam every time you see me, because I’m just getting more comfortable with myself and more comfortable with my skin,” @theestallion tells @proseb4bros in our March cover story. https://t.co/BhHARCmkhR pic.twitter.com/MTgBmNomkI
— Harper's Bazaar (@harpersbazaarus) February 19, 2021
Now, that you have full context, what do you think of the photo-shoot?
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