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Part II: MORE sexy celeb nude mag covers from the top 50!

Last updated on: April 23, 2013 18:02 IST

Part II: MORE sexy celeb nude mag covers from the top 50!

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VH1.com has compiled a list of the most amazing magazine covers from recent years featuring actors, models, music legends and more in the buff. We already brought you numbers 50 to 26 -- now here's a look at the top 25.

In the following pages we bring you a look at the top 25 from the '50 Sexiest Celebrity Nude Magazine Covers Of All Time', compiled by website VH1.com. Here's a look at the stripped-down stars including Gisele Bundchen, Rihanna, JLo and more!

25. Jessica Simpson

The blonde bombshell makes like she's shaving her face in a recreation of an iconic 1965 Esquire cover that featured Italian actress Virna Lisi. Unlike Lisi, however, Jessica's 2008 cover saw her go topless.


Image: Jessica Simpson
Photographs: Cover of Esquire USA, May 2008

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24. Britney Spears

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This Rolling Stone issue is from a decade ago, when the pop princess was at the top of her game and boasted one of the best bodies in showbiz.


Image: Britney Spears
Photographs: Cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, October 2003

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23. Ciara

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The American singer decided to wear nothing but wedge heels that matched her raven locks on this 2008 cover of Vibe Magazine.


Image: Ciara
Photographs: Cover of Vibe Magazine, October 2008

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22. Keira Knightley

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While the British actress wasn't exactly nude for this Allure photoshoot, her outfit didn't exactly leave much to the imagination, which is why she made it to 22 on the list.


Image: Keira Knightley
Photographs: Cover of Allure Magazine, December 2012

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21. Brooklyn Decker

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Andy Roddick's supermodel wife was smoking hot on the front of Esquire two years ago, using only a bedsheet to protect her modesty.


Image: Brooklyn Decker
Photographs: Cover of Esquire USA, February 2011

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20. Keyshia Cole

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In 2007, the R&B musician featured on Vibe in nothing but her tattoos and makeup.


Image: Keyshia Cole
Photographs: Cover of Vibe Magazine, December 2007

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19. The cast of True Blood

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This 2010 Rolling Stone cover featuring co-stars Alexander Skarsgard, Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer is so risque, we had to censor it, but it made VH1's list at 19.


Image: The cast of True Blood
Photographs: Cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, September 2010

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18. Karrueche Tran

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The model, best known for having dated Chris Brown, wore only flesh-coloured underwear to pose for Rolling Out earlier this year.


Image: Karrueche Tran
Photographs: Cover of Rolling Out Magazine, January 2013

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17. Gisele Bundchen

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The queen of the catwalk manages to look elegant even with her clothes, off, as is apparent from this 2009 Vanity Fair image.


Image: Gisele Bundchen
Photographs: Cover of Vanity Fair USA, May 2009

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16. Jennifer Lopez

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This Stuff edition from 12 years ago features the bootylicious Hollywood diva showing off her best asset in a pair of pink ruffled knickers -- and nothing else.


Image: Jennifer Lopez
Photographs: Cover of Stuff Magazine, September 2001

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15. Miranda Kerr

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Mrs Orlando Bloom made a strong statement for the environment when she graced Rolling Stone in 2009, chained to a tree in her birthday suit.


Image: Miranda Kerr
Photographs: Cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, July 2009

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14. Lauren Conrad

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The pretty blonde ditched all but her sweet smile and floral applique underwear for a summer issue of Glamour last year.


Image: Lauren Conrad
Photographs: Cover of Glamour USA, May 2012

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13. Kelly Rowland

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Sultry Kelly decided to pull off the topless-but-not-quite look that so many celebs opt for two years ago, on the front of Vibe Magazine.


Image: Kelly Rowland
Photographs: Cover of Vibe Magazine, August 2011

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12. Christina Aguilera

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In at 12 we have the petite singer with the giant voice -- before she decided to ditch the diet and embrace a (much) curvier body. This classic black and white shot will always remind us of Xtina's once-fab figure.


Image: Christina Aguilera
Photographs: Cover of GQ Germany, June 2010

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11. Cindy Crawford

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One of the 'original' supermodels, Cindy shot for this iconic nude cover for Esquire back in 1995 and it remains one of her best to date.


Image: Cindy Crawford
Photographs: Cover of Esquire USA, August 1995

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10. Scarlett Johansson, Tom Ford and Keira Knightley

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Rounding off the top 10 we have Hollywood hotties Scarlett Johansson and Keira Knightley posing together in the buff with American fashion designer Tom Ford. This Vanity Fair issue certainly made a statement!


Image: Scarlett Johansson, Tom Ford and Keira Knightley
Photographs: Cover of Vanity Fair USA, March 2006

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9. Malin Akerman

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The Swedish Canadian actress oozed sex appeal when she stripped off for Maxim four years ago.


Image: Malin Akerman
Photographs: Cover of Maxim USA, April 2009

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8. Mila Kunis

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Last November, the diminutive damsel gave us an eyeful of her toned back and curvy posterior courtesy Esquire.


Image: Mila Kunis
Photographs: Cover of Esquire USA, November 2012

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7. Rosario Dawson and Rose McGowan

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Now that's what you call twice as nice! The two actresses heated up Rolling Stone in 2007 as they posed back-to-back wearing nothing but bullet belts.


Image: Rosario Dawson and Rose McGowan
Photographs: Cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, April 2007

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6. Kim Kardashian

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The reality TV star loves showing off her voluptuous bod, but you've got to hand it to Kim for this W Magazine photoshoot -- except for strategically placed captions, she went completely au naturel.


Image: Kim Kardashian
Photographs: Cover of W Magazine, October 2010

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5. Jennifer Aniston

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Whittling it down to the top five, we come to Jen's eye-popping GQ spread from 2009. Save for that tiny tie, her amazing athletic figure was revealed in all its glory.


Image: Jennifer Aniston
Photographs: Cover of GQ USA, January 2009

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4. Janet Jackson

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This Rolling Stone edition is 20 years old, but it's still too steamy to be featured in its entirety. Janet had no qualms about having a man's hands take the place of her -- er -- innerwear!


Image: Janet Jackson
Photographs: Cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, 1993

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3. Serena Williams

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The only sports personality to make the VH1 list, Serena made it to the top three with her muscular physique revealed by ESPN in 2009.


Image: Serena Williams
Photographs: Cover of ESPN Magazine, October 2009

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2. Heidi Klum

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Runner-up to the title is the German supermodel, whose 2009 GQ cover for her home country revealed a body that age and motherhood have left no telling trace upon.


Image: Heidi Klum
Photographs: Cover of GQ Germany, March 2009

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1. Rihanna

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And finally we have the winner! The sultry Barbadian bombshell's Esquire cover from two years ago saw her to the top of the list, wearing nothing but body oil and a couple of leaves.

Click here to view numbers 50 to 26 of the 'Sexiest Celebrity Nude Magazine Covers Of All Time'.


Image: Rihanna
Photographs: Cover of Esquire USA, November 2011

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