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She later became the first black woman ever to be featured on the covers of .
In 1997, Tyra was honored with the Michael Award for Supermodel of the Year and secured an exclusive contract with Victoria's Secret.
In a statement, Tyra expanded on her reasons for deciding to return as host.'I’m overwhelmed and humbled by the intensity of the ‘ANTM’ fan base whose deep affection for the show led me to have a change of heart,' she said.'After giving it a lot of thought, I realized that remaining behind the camera wasn’t enough because ‘ANTM’ is woven into my DNA,' she explained.
Meanwhile, a source close to Rita said she had enjoyed her time on ANTM but wanted to prioritize new music she is working on.'Rita loved her time on ANTM and Tyra was a big supporter but music is Rita's first love and she wanted to concentrate on getting this new record out,' the insider ex-plained.
Tyra created the model talent contest back in 2003 and hosted the reality show until 2016 when it moved from The CW to VH1.
She has also appeared in ad campaigns for Nike, Pepsi, Tommy Hilfiger and just about every other big name designer.
Her other achievements include being named on 's 50 Most Beautiful Women list twice, writing her biography "Tyra's Beauty Inside and Out" and founding the T-Zone, an annual weeklong summer camp experience for teenage girls.
“You want your outfit to be ‘look at me,’ and this outfit is 'look over there,’” Tyra advised in one episode. “If you think about it, natural beauty is kind of unfair,” Tara writes on the Tyra Beauty site.
“Human is beautiful; perfect is boring,” she said in another. “I believe makeup is the great beauty equalizer.” Tyra completed a nine-week course at Harvard Business School to set herself up for success with Tyra Beauty. Still, “I think I’m too young to be a mogul,” Tara told ABC News. I feel like I’m on my way to a lot more, but mogul is a really serious thing.
Tyra's more recent projects include a modeling reality series she created and a continuation of her slow and steady introduction into Hollywood.