Lewis Hamilton: My dad doesn't approve of my new 'David Beckham' tattoo
Lewis Hamilton's dad doesn't like his new tattoo
Lewis is dating pop star Nicole Scherzinger
Lewis has a full sleeve of illustration tattooed on his arm
David Beckham has artwork all over his body
The 28-year-old Formula 1 driver and boyfriend to Nicole Scherzinger has added a full sleeve of illustration - very similar to the one Becks sports - to his growing body art collection, despite his father's distaste.
'My dad doesn't approve of the tattoos but I don't need approval,' Lewis admitted at a press conference in Australia this week.
am comfortable with who I am, I don't need someone telling me. If
someone doesn't accept me for who I am, that is their problem.
to be proud of who you are.'
Lewis' latest tatt features flames, a cross, a heart and musical notes. The artwork surrounds the angel design he already had on his right arm.
The skin ink was completed by Los Angeles-based artist Mister Cartoon, aka Mark Machado, who has also worked on 50 Cent, Justin Timberlake, Beyonce Knowles and Mena Suvari.