Sean “Diddy” Combs is on the cover of the October issue of BlackBook, but that’s only the beginning. Hit the jump for a preview of what’s to come — in the magazine, on this website, and beyond.
From our exclusive fashion shoot with Sean Combs, here are a few bonus shots (click to enlarge):
The October issue will be on newsstands next week, and the full interview and photo shoot can be found right here on BBook.com. A teaser from the interview:
Portraits of Sean “Diddy” Combs and Kate Moss cover the walls on the second-floor of the Sean John offices in midtown Manhattan. The images show the 39-year-old hip-hop star wrapped in colonies of dead mink, rockstar sunglasses and the iconic all-white suits in which he trampled red carpets during the early ’90s. Bombast permeates the space, from the photographs to the frenetic assistants — one struggles to hide a torture device presumably meant to tone stomach muscles; another attacks the smell of panic in the room with a spray-can of Lysol — to the smattering of nearby coffee table books: In the Spirit of Cannes, Island Hotel Stories and In the Spirit of the Hamptons. With one minute left before our scheduled meeting on a sweltering afternoon in early August, a young woman walks over. “I’m sorry,” she says nervously, “but he isn’t here …”
And that’s not all. Right now on the free BlackBook iPhone app, you can check out Diddy’s Picks for the best places to dine, drink, and shop. Also — Download Diddy’s BlackBook iPhone app for free on iTunes!