There is nothing, and we repeat nothing, wrong with harnessing your sexuality. In fact, some of the best performances of all time (especially at the VMAs) made us feel a little tingly all over. But being sexy doesn't have to be something that gyrates and gropes in near nudity.
Fortunately, sexy can be defined in so many different ways, but it is most refreshing when it goes against the norm and surprises us. These 13 artists created their own definition of sexy — cool, confident, liberated, free-thinking, and, um, goosebump-giving when we thought about them late at night.