EYE CANDY: Rosa Acosta, On To The Next One

Photography by M.S.

Sometimes modeling is the plan B to a beauty’s dream deferred. Prime example: 25-year-old Rosa Acosta. Having danced professionally since she was only four years old, the Dominican Republic native became the youngest member of the Dominican national ballet, at age 18. But with womanhood came curves, and curves and pirouettes rarely mix. Fortunately, the 2006 U.S. transplant switched to a career more appropriate to her hourglass figure: modeling. Music videos followed suit, with 2009 being her busiest year to date (including prominent roles in Jamie Foxx’s “Blame It,” Drake’s “Best I Ever Had,” 50 Cent’s “Ok, You’re Right” and Mario’s “Break Up”). With hamstrings as flexible as her style, Rosa’s made moving from A to B look like poetry in motion.

Did you come to America intending to continue dancing?

No. When I came here, I decided it was over. I’m not skinny enough to be a dancer. I was anorexic and bulimic for seven years. When I was dancing, I was 15 pounds lighter. Plus, I didn’t have my boobs done.

Did you have surgery on any other body part?

No. Just got my breast done. [When I was dancing, my butt] was all muscle. Now
I have a little more McDonald’s and Burger King back there. [Laughs]

Ironically, your man broke up with you around the time the “Break Up” video dropped. What qualities must your next man possess?

I want somebody that blows my mind. Every guy says, “Let me take you to dinner.” And I say, “Do I look hungry?” I need something different. Plus, I’m celibate ’til 2010. One day [I just] said, “I’m not having sex ’til next year. Yeah, that sounds good.”

That sounds awful. So when you do have sex, does your flexibility help?

In the beginning I’ll do a few things to impress you… But the truth is, having sex in those positions only looks good. They don’t really feel good. I’d rather look into your eyes while we’re performing. If I’m doing a split, I can’t really see you. And what if I catch a cramp? [Laughs] —Bonsu Thompson

  • buzz jhb

    SHE CAN GET IT !!!!!!!!!!

    Btw nice boob job…really done professionally…
    Shout out to your surgeon

  • that nigga

    Wow, standing up would seem like the smart thing to do after seeing her throw that leg bout 85 degrees in the air.

  • SOUTHSIDE A-TOWN

    oohhh, lordy lordy lord!!! this bitch is BAD!

    yea, she can get it like two fitted.

  • MOSEY

    CELIBATE—IS AN UNMARRIED PERSON ABSTAINING FROM SEX UNTIL MARRIAGE. (UNTIL MARRIAGE)
    ABSTINECE—IS ABSTAINING FROM SEX FROM A CERTAIN LENTGH OF TIME. (VOLUNTARY PERIOD)
    PLEASE WOMEN GET IT RIGHT!!!!!

  • DaChao

    Mann…she cool…I think i need a better look at this chick…but i would definetely MixHerDown…But damn them tits look hella fake…but i dont give a damn…like come on ima nigga…its not like ill lay next 2 her and say…”O naw man…i dont feel u…its not u its me…” Bullshitttt

    Myspace.com/yessyabytchdac

  • http://www.myspace.com/lamont2006 ACE

    I love me some Rosa Acosta! She is the sexiest woman on the planet!! You should see some of her videos she’s very flexible.

    • Anonymous

      she is so fake, any one can buy a body
      and look just as good

  • http://www.jamal7mile.blogspot.com Jamal7Mile

    Shout out to McDonald’s and Burger King! Job well done!!

  • http://www.myspace.com/slotchmusic ms_spittuh

    U go girl! Keep yo legs closed til when you’re ready! The interviewer was dumb as hell for saying that shit is awful. Babygirl work on your career and men will come later! U are beautiful and don’t let no man take you down! All these niggas want is to get in yo draws! Make a nigga beg girl fuck em all. :)

  • LMAO

    Anorexic and bulimic for seven yearsEVERYTHING THAT GLITTERS ISN’T GOLD!!!

  • http://djcbz@myspace.com DJCBZ

    Oh yeah she would get it too!

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    that is wat it sums to cumin’ in her f….

  • Nick Smith

    i just busted a nut