For Immediate Release


NEW YORK, OCTOBER 22, 2008 – Caribbean high fashion and luxury lifestyle magazine Ocean Style proudly unveils its 51 Most Beautiful People in the current issue. This highly anticipated list reflects a wide range of accomplished and talented individuals scattered throughout the globe.  It promises to surprise readers who didn’t know the heritage of these highly recognized individuals who hail from the Caribbean , otherwise known as ‘a tropical mecca of good living.’ The selected individuals were chosen through a combination of physical attractiveness and beauty, personal character and substantive achievement, with the final cut reflecting the ethnic diversity, culture, values and ambition inherit in the phrase ‘Caribbean Roots’. Barbados is the proud home of the R&B Pop Sensation, Rihanna, who tops this inaugural list ahead of such notables as Lenny Kravitz, Nia Long, Gabrielle Reece, cricket superstar Brian Lara and former beauty queens Penny Commissiong, Lisa Hanna, Wendy Fitzwilliam and Giselle LaRonde-West.  The music world is well represented with Sean Paul and Machel Montano topping the list, two of the region’s best known and most popular, along with Wyclef Jean, Bryce Wilson, Tammi Chynn, Shaggy, Faye-Ann Lyons and Cezar among the notables. The Top 10 is below and the full list can be viewed in the new issue of Ocean Style (Now Available on Newsstands!).  To get an early look visit the website at . Rank 1-10
1   Rihanna – COVER
2   Lewis Hamilton 3   Naomi Campbell 4   Tyson Beckford 5   Selita Ebanks 6   Thierry Henry 7   Lenny Kravitz 8   Nia Long 9   Bryce Wilson 10  Gabrielle Reece ABOUT OCEAN STYLE MAGAZINE: Ocean Style is the premiere glossy fashion and lifestyle magazine in the Caribbean . Mariah Carey is the latest in a string of international female celebrities to have graced the cover including Halle Berry , Mya, Rihanna and Jamaica ’s own supermodel, Nadine Willis.  Described in some circles as the ‘Vogue of the Caribbean’ with its avant-garde approach to high end fashion coupled with the very best in the Caribbean luxury lifestyle, Ocean Style blends the finest in fashion, beauty, food, luxury travel and entertainment with engaging features and interviews and profiles of celebrities and personalities.  Ocean Style is published six times per year and is distributed throughout the Caribbean, New York , Atlanta , Miami and Washington DC . For more, please visit: