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Lana Del Rey Lands a Modeling Contract

She's as famous for her always-glossy pout and Veronica Lake-worthy waves as she is for her soulful voice. And now, Lana Del Rey's got a solid modeling contract to back it up.

The indie songstress has just signed with Next Model Management, who reps some of the most well-known ladies in the biz, like Karlie Kloss and Arizona Muse. Next also handles modeling and promotional opportunities for style sensation Alexa Chung—proof that it's not just catwalkers who benefit from a little agency backup.

Lana recently performed at Mulberry's L.A. pool party and looks gorgeous in designer dresses, like the Prabal Gurung she picked for a London awards show (seems the admiration's mutual, as the singer's track "Video Games" played at Gurung's Spring 2012 show). But thanks to this Next contract, it sounds like the best is yet to come in terms of Lana's fashion-related exposure. We think it's only a matter of time before a young designer snatches the controversial songwriter up for their ad campaign (hint hint, Prabal)....

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