Elle UK has featured celebrities, models, athletes and everyone in between on its cover over the years, but never has a man appeared ... until now.
Who better than David Beckham to break the gender barrier?
The 37-year-old soccer star shows off tattooed arms and well-coiffed hair while wearing a simple short sleeved grey sweatshirt in the cover pic:
The inside photo, featuring a shirtless David Beckham emerging from a pool in only a pair of soaked Dior Homme, may be even more noteworthy.
Inside the issue, available May 30, Becks muses on fame, fatherhood, marriage and ... whatever if you're still reading this, just look up and enjoy.