The 23-year-old hitmaker was named Esquire Magazine's Sexiest Woman Alive for 2011. She certainly lived up to the billing Monday, walking on the shore side rocks clad in a tight pink dress over a bikini, as she alternated drags of her cigarette.
The Barbadian beauty Monday thanked her followers on Twitter for pushing her overall follower count to more than 12 million.
She wrote, “I love u so much! Can't believe we're here already... #12Milli thank u.”
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