ALICIA BURKE TOP 50 HIGHEST EARNING MODEL IN THE WORLD!
Natural brilliance, hardwork and a singular commitment to her craft, have paid off for Pulse and Jamaican superstar, Alicia Burke. The Italian Vogue covergirl’s meteoric rise to the top began after being discovered while at Vere in the Pulse Caribbean Model Search. Burke was selected as the winner of the reality TV series during its 2015-2016 season. “Her beauty credentials have remained strong,” said Kingsley Cooper, who introduced Alicia Burke to the international market in London. Burke hit the ground the following year and has scored accolade after accolade. Apart from her mother agency Pulse, Burke is currently signed to Elite NY, Women in Paris Milan and Models 1 in London.
The 2015 CMS winner, debuted at the F/W 2016 Bottega Veneta show, and walked for Miu Miu, Gucci, Schiaparelli, Dolce & Gabbana, Tommy Hilfiger, Stella McCartney, Ralph Lauren, Prabal Gurung, among others. Alicia Burke has also walked for Valentino, Chloé, Jason Wu, La Perla, Anna Sui, Diane von Fürstenberg, Oscar de la Renta, and Carolina Herrera.
In addition to appearing on the covers of Vogue Italia, Harper’s Bazaar UK, and the German edition of Elle Magazine. she has appeared in multiple campaigns for Bobbi Brown, Gucci, Laura Mercier, NARS Cosmetics, Saks Fifth Avenue, Banana Republic, Tom Ford and Tommy Hilfiger. She has done editorials for WSJ, Vogue Japan, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, L’Officiel, Interview, V, and Vogue Paris.
She is one of the top 50 highest earning models in the world, according to Models.com, the global model ranking website. Last week, the Vere Technical High School alumnus, moved from Models.com’s “Hot List” to the “High Earner List” consisting of 74 “Money Girls” overall. The “Money Girls” list also includes 6 “A Listers” and 31 “Contract Girls”.
Alicia Burke can be proud of her achievement, as she was the only Jamaican / Caribbean model on the “Hot list”, and is now the first and only model from the region to make the “Money List” of this US multi-billion dollar industry. in Pulse’s Caribbean Model Search, she won the 2015 CMS Reality TV show. Alicia was the fastest rising model in the world in 2016.
Said models.com “Caribbean Export Alicia Burke continues to mesmerize industry shot callers leading her poised prettiness to being tapped for Meisel lensed Ralph Lauren campaigns. Beauty clients from Bobbi Brown and Gucci to Nars and Tom Ford show her broad appeal. Laura Mercier for Fall 2018 adds another top beauty brand to Alicia’s roster.”
On the money list Alicia is in the company of such greats as Gisele Bundchen, Kate Moss, Gigi Hadid, Joan Smalls, Jourdan Dunn, Carolyn Murphy, Bella Hadid and Jasmine Tookes.