The “Video Girl” singer, who is currently datingRobert Pattinson, is front and center on V magazine’s Spring 2015 preview, posing topless for the publication’s 93rd issue. In several shots, the 26-year-old, clad in nothing but a pair of nude briefs and silver jewelry, employs the handbra method as she clutches her bare breasts.
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In the accompanying article featured in the music issue, Twigs says opens up about her unique style of music.
She explains, “If I say ‘alternative red’ to you, it’s not red, is it? ‘Alternative R&B’ is patronizing to R&B. R&B is R&B—it doesn’t need an alternative. There are plenty of artists now experimenting with electronic music, manipulating sounds. We can make a train into a synth. We can make drips into hi-hats. I can record sounds on my phone and make a song out of a city. I don’t know what that has to do with R&B.”
Previously, the British songstress’ debut record, LP1, was nominated for a 2014 Mercury Prize and topped many critics’ lists of favorite albums of the year.