Mashonda Strips Down To Her Skivvies For KING Magazine
"Love & Hip Hop" star Mashonda Tifrere is flaunting her biggest assets on the May/June 2011 cover of KING magazine. And it's not anything in her ex-husband Swizz Beatz's portfolio. The single lady (who admits she's back on the dating scene) is flaunting her bangin' bod in lingerie and swimsuits for all to see. And she's talking about how she's really "on the next one."
The issue doesn't hit newsstands till March 29th, but we've got the sneek peak and story highlights when you read on....
The gorgeous gal and mother of 1 is wearing some slinky and sexy lingerie in her KING spread for "The Women of KING" issue. And we have a feeling she won't have a problem finsing a man if she's looking:
Here's the highlights from the upcoming issue:
KING: Can you explain the “Loyalty” tattoo on your hand?MASHONDA: I got it a year after everything started going downhill. It’s a reminder to me that I have to be loyal to myself for once.Elaborate, please.I was so loyal to everyone, and I totally forgot about me. This is what it represents—it represents loyalty to self. Now I have to do things that I love to do, and I have to make myself happy, because I don’t really agree when people say, “I need a man ’cause I want to be happy,” or “I’m not happy because I don’t have a man.” That’s not where it starts. Happiness starts from within, and that’s in my focus.You’re also focused on Love & Hip-Hop. So the show does not revolve around you.Exactly. I did a few episodes [first], then ended up doing a lot of episodes because the chemistry was perfect with me and Emily. I ended up being a recurring guest, and it worked out perfectly, because I’m on the show and people get to see me and hear my stories. But it’s not like a character that’s 100 percent there.What is your role with Emily?I’m like her support system, her counselor. I feel like a female Dr. Phil. That person who gives her advice and is not afraid to tell her my story and show her my life, ’cause I really want her to get hers together.
How are you going to handle all the groupies that are sure to be coming your way?You mean the groupie boys?Or groupie girls. You never know.Yeah, you never know. I mean, they all love me.After they see this spread, they’ll love you more. Word to Angela Winbush.[Laughs] Oh, Lord, you know what, I show everybody love. But I don’t like the word “groupie”—it’s so harsh. I don’t feel there’s anything wrong with one person admiring another person.Who is admiring you nowadays? Have you’ve been hitting the dating scene lately?I have. I recently went on a date, and it was incredible.Sounds like homeboy is getting a call back.Yeah, definitely.
And some behind the scenes footage for the road: