What was unthinkable 50 years ago is now becoming relatively commonplace. But why do they do this? Is it just because they love to get naked? Indeed, some people are known to get a thrill from flashing their bodies, and it becomes something of an addiction to them. The real explanation might be a little more simple. At the end of the day, musicians want to make a good income.
Whether it was for a magazine shoot, an album cover or a day at the beach, stars were all about shedding their clothes and posing naked, something I'm sure many people didn't seem to mind. It's not unusual to see Kim K naked, in fact, she shed her clothes multiple times this year. First for Love magazine where she stripped down on a bare mattress wearing "Nothing butt Prada" and second, in August, where she posed nude with her baby bump to silence the haters who actually thought she was faking her pregnancy. Selena Gomez went through a complete transformation this year and she clearly represented that on Revival. The singer appeared to take it all off for her album cover she revealed she was wearing cut-off shorts which showed that she was stripping down to present herself exactly as she is. Jennifer Lawrence decided that the only accessory she needed was a boa constrictor when she posed for Vanity Fair to pay "homage to the Richard Avedon Vogue portrait of Nastassja Kinski that launched a million dorm-room posters. Law wasn't the only one to bare all for Vanity Fair , Rihanna did it as well when she traveled to Cuba for her first ever cover shoot for the magazine.
Pop music always has been somewhat of a competition among sexy female singers. Who is the sexiest, who will show a bit more the next time, who will leave almost nothing to the imagination… Does it help their career? Does it lower their credibility? Tough to say. A bit of both, probably.
Her stripped-down stunt was in good humor, as it was part of a Funny or Die bit, but countless other celebrities have gone nude for a good cause with less-comedic intent. Whether posing for PETA, raising funds for melanoma research, or increasing awareness for various types of cancer, everything must go for these 10 pop stars when it comes time to call attention to causes they believe in. Cyrus, who was 20 at the time, joined a handful of models who had previously posed for the campaign. The shoot was done in good taste, on behalf of the Everyman campaign , a U.