The singer is covered in nothing but glitter in the daring new shoot.

Superstar Beyoncé has posed nude for Flaunt Magazine.

The mother-of- one showed off her famous curves in her hottest shoot yet - covered in nothing but body glitter.

According to the Daily Mail, the risqué editorial by photographer Tony Duran was shot in 2011 as part of her Year of 4 album campaign, but the pictures have only just been published.

The racy cover image sees the singer poses for the camera side-one with one hand place on her bottom. Her hair is painted gold to complete the look.

Another photo from the spread shows her lying prone on the floor with the same body paint.

In the accompanying article for the American fashion magazine, Jay-Z's wife opens up about her likes and dislike and also discusses her status as a gay icon,

"I'm flattered if I'm in the company of those great women. I think they love that we are bold, unafraid to love, and flaunt our sexuality and strength,"she told Flaunt.

Earlier in July, Queen B paid tribute to her rapper husband's latest album success by posting a cute graduation snap of the star on Instagram. She captioned the photo: "Platinum #MagnaCarta."

Jigga's new LP, Magna Carta Holy Grail, has become the rapper's 12th platinum album after selling over a million copies follwoign ti realises on 4 july.