Alex Morgan Posed As Katy Perry For ESPN The Magazine's Music Issue

ESPN the Magazine released a “music issue” today in which star athletes posed as famous music album covers.

In it, US women’s soccer player Alex Morgan poses as Katy Perry, and Ryan Lochte as the iconic underwater baby on Nirvana’s “Nevermind” album.

You can watch the behind the scenes videos of Morgan and Lochte’s shoots over at

Morgan said she was very excited for posing as Perry, but that it wasn’t very easy. It took a lot for her to get into the exact pose:

alex morgan as katy perry

Photo: ESPN the Mag

Lochte said he was thrilled to pose as the iconic Nirvana baby and that he thinks he nailed the pose. Here he is posing with the album cover:

ryan lochte nirvana baby

Photo: ESPN the Mag

And another of him during the shoot:

ryan lochte nirvana baby

Photo: ESPN the Mag

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