As Rita Ora and I hit the ascent of Coney Island’s wildly adventurous Sling Shot ride—in which a free-twirling two-seater is catapulted more than 150 feet into the air by twin cables, bungie-style—our true feelings for each other revealed themselves.
“I hate you!” I shouted, as the view of a Brooklyn housing project whizzed by, then the sky, the ground, and projects again.
She retorts: “I hate you more!”
So after that initial 12 seconds of defecating my Levis, we made up (no kiss, though) and laughed at how kiddie the thrill ride was, as our retro Jordans kicked and still-suspen
But still, the most exciting portion of the afternoon had occurred earlier, when Rita glammed up for a revealing photo shoot that perfectly fit VIBE’s Sexy Issue theme. (A Hassidic Jewish man even snuck a peek at Ms. Ora before commanding his two sons not to tell Mom).
Many shots were snapped, but few would adorn the magazine’s pages. Check out the gallery for Rita’s photo outtakes, followed by her post-shoot adventures at Coney Island. The pictures are truly breathtaking