Savvy businessman that he is, he understands the importance of a diverse portfolio.
Building an empire off basketball gifts alone isn't easy, even if they're some of the best that hoop heads have ever seen. So James has always kept more eggs in his basket and enough fine threads in his closet to own any red carpet.
The folks at GQ have taken note of the King's trend-setting fashion sense and granted him with the cover of their March issue:
With four MVPs and a pair of NBA titles under his belt, it's hard for James to make any new entries on his resume at this point.
Getting a nod from the fashion world is no exception. We're still awaiting scientific confirmation of his Midas touch, but he's running out of peers when it comes to sharp-dressed athletes:
LeBron on GQ naming him best dressed athlete: "They got it right."— Ethan J. Skolnick (@EthanJSkolnick) November 22, 2013
One area we know escapes his reign of dominance is the golf course. He might be a little too big to ever find a comfort zone out on the links.
Still, he flashed a mean green jacket to his Instagram followers that could make any Masters champion jealous:
The magazine is set to hit newsstands on Feb. 25, but James has already shared some of his go-to looks over at GQ.com. His interview with Jeanne Marie Laskas is also available, which sheds light on a number of topics including his varied interests:
He would like to be an actor. A comedy actor. He's shooting his first movie, Ballers, with Kevin Hart. The other thing he would like is to play in the NFL. 'Some days I want to be a singer. But my voice? Then the next day I want to be Picasso.' He would like to be a billionaire. "If it happens. It's my biggest milestone. Obviously. I want to maximize my business.
Why wouldn't he aim for the stars across different galaxies? It's not as if he's built a long line of blunders away from the sports world.
His kingdom extends well beyond the hardwood. He's King James whether he's rocking his game-time attire or a three-piece suit.
That crown still flies in any weather.