Jul 27, 2012 12:11PM

Exclusive: Rita Ora Covers ASOS Magazine

"I'd love to be the female Kanye."

Up-and-coming English vocalist Rita Ora has just landed the cover of the August/September issue of ASOS Magazine — out today! In the interview inside, she cites No Doubt's Gwen Stefani as one of her style icons. "I always thought [she] was so cool. I think I’m man enough to admit she made me want to wear red lipstick. When I saw it on her, I thought she was the prettiest person in the world," she says.

Check out Rita's video for 'Hot Right Now', and take an exclusive first look at her ASOS cover and shoot above.

Dijana Kumurdian

News & Features

Backstage: Desert Designs SS14/15

Shot by Gavriel Maynard at MBFWA.


Fashion Week: A Creeper's Perspective

Oyster is watching you.


Review: Desert Designs SS14/15

Dancing, crystals, body paint and polaroids.


Lana Del Rey Announces First Track From 'Ultraviolence'

Beach frolicking and an Instagram selfie.


Review: Ellery SS14/15

Plus a quickie MBFWA interview!


Studio Visit: Emma Mulholland

Risque Business. Plus a playlist!


Youngbloods: Casting @ IMG

Shot by Kelly Geddes.


Review & Giveaway: Only Lovers Left Alive

Ian Barr reviews Jim Jarmusch.


CLUES: NLP SS14/15

Nikki Lee Penny's Fashion Week teaser.


Watch: Romance Was Born x Rebecca Baumann ‘Reflected Glory’

A prelude to the label’s SS14/15 exhibition at MBFWA.


CLUES: Alice McCall SS14/15

Celebrating their 10th anniversary at fashion week.


FEELTHEFUTURE x Bianca Chandon

We interview Alex Olson on his new label.


Top 10: Fashion Week Predictions

Including getting single white femaled, POMS and Susie Bubble.


Studio Visit: Desert Designs SS14/15

#togethertowardsthewater


Marina Abramovic's Response To Kimye's Cover Is The Best

Involves her appearing "perplexed and amused."


Studio Visit: Haryono Setiadi SS14/15

Plus, fashion week CLUES and a playlist.


Drew Barrymore's 90s Makeup Tutorial

Plus we celebrate her best 90s looks #TBT.


Oyster Playlists: Halfway Crooks Turn 5!

They made you three rap mixes!


Robert Smith's All-Caps Rant At Guardian Critic

"The review was – to put it politely – lazy nonsense"


Transgender Model Gives Eloquent TED Talk On Gender Fluidity

Gender is fluid, complex and mysterious.


Courtney Love To Make Kurt Cobain Broadway Show

Plus, she reunites the classic Hole lineup.