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Sports Illustrated ‘swimsuit edition’ celebrates 50 years

<em>Sports Illustrated</em> ‘swimsuit edition’ celebrates 50 years

50 YEARS OF BATHING BEAUTIES: The cover of the magazine's 2013 Swimsuit Edition featuring Kate Upton, Photo: Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two hours of girls in bathing suits. Have we got your attention?

NBC will air a two-hour special celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit edition.

Kate Upton, Christie Brinkley, Tyra Banks and others who posed for the cover will be on the show.

The Fray, Tim McGraw, Lady Antebellum, Enrique Iglesias and John Legend will perform.

The special will air at 9 p.m. Eastern on Monday, Feb. 3.

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