Athletes Recreate Album Covers For ESPN’s Music Issue [Pics]

Athletes Recreate Album Covers For ESPN’s Music Issue [Pics]

The magazine invited 14 sports stars to pose for a special gallery, including swimmer Ryan Lochte, sprinter Allyson Felix, and soccer player Alex Morgan.

Emma Hutchings
  • 8 february 2013

ESPN The Magazine gave fourteen athletes the opportunity to recreate some iconic album covers for its annual music issue. The sports stars were photographed by Matthias Clamer for the gallery.

Olympic gold medal swimmer Ryan Lochte is the baby on Nirvana’s Nevermind, U.S. women’s national soccer team forward Alex Morgan is Katy Perry on One of the Boys, and NFL stars Trent Richardson, Marshawn Lynch and LaMarr Woodley recreate Run DMC.

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