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Here's why Gigi Hadid is the hottest model in the fashion industry right now

Aly Weisman

Gigi Hadid is only 19-years-old, but she's already climbed her way to the top of the modeling industry.

Gigi's mother, Yolanda, is married to mega music producerDavid Foster.

Gigi's younger sister, Bella, is also an up-and-coming model.

In 2011, Gigi signed with IMG Models and her career took off. By 2012, she was named the face of Guess.

"Sneak peek, me n my custom denim! New @GUESS campaign coming out this month. Keep an eye out - so excited for you to see the new images as they're released! Going on 15 years as a Guess Girl, this may be my favorite campaign yet! Thank you @paulmarciano for always supporting me and my career, so much love for you and the whole team."

In 2014, Gigi made her New York Fashion Week debut walking the catwalk in the Desigual show in February. 

"It was my debut. It was crazy; I got to walk with my idol Candice Swanepoel. She was in front of me in the lineup. It was just unbelievable," she said at the time.

"Gigi is a beautiful person on the outside and the inside too. She is a warm and kind-hearted soul," fashion icon and editirix Roitfeld told The Daily. "When Stephen Gan introduced her to me, we jointly send her to see [photographer] Bruce Weber, we knew she was a star about to be born."

Previously, she starred in Simpson's 2014 "Surfboard" music video.

This month, Gigi graces THREE Vogue covers —Vogue's Spanish issue andtwo different Teen Vogue covers.

And with 2.1 million Instagram followers, over 259,000 Twitter followers, and over 251,000 Facebook fans, looks like 19-year-old Gigi Hadid is just getting started.

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