Why Rihanna Turned Down Super Bowl Halftime Show Offer: After Kaepernick, ‘I Just Couldn’t Be a Sellout’

RELATED STORIES After nearly a full year of speculation, Rihanna has confirmed that she “absolutely” rejected the NFL’s offer for her to perform during the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show. In a new interview with Vogue, the singer says she made the decision in solidarity with former San Francisco 49er Colin Kaepernick, whose peaceful protesting […]

Please, STOP the music: Rihanna wants her music banished from Trump’s ‘tragic’ rallies

Pop megastar Rihanna doesn’t want President Trump using her music to pump up the crowd at his rallies anymore, becoming the latest in a series of pop stars to try deny the president their music. Before Trump took to the stage in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on Sunday, Rihanna’s ‘Please Don’t Stop the Music’ pumped out over […]

Rihanna was the perfect bridesmaid at her childhood friend’s wedding — and totally ducked the bridal bouquet

Getty Images Over the weekend, Rihanna was a bridesmaid at her longtime friend Sonita’s wedding. The pair first met at The Combermere School in Barbados and have remained close ever since. Rihanna shared a few cheeky snaps with the bride in matching robes. She also hilariously ducked the bridal bouquet toss.  Showing up the bride […]

People say they are deleting Snapchat after Rihanna slammed the app for showing a ‘tone-deaf’ ad about domestic violence

Jason Merritt/TERM/Getty Images People claim they’re deleting Snapchat after Rihanna slammed the app for showing an ad that seemingly made light of domestic violence. Snap apologized earlier this week for showing the ad, which appeared to joke about Chris Brown’s 2009 conviction for assaulting Rihanna. On Thursday, after Rihanna criticized Snapchat on Instagram, social media users […]

Rihanna slams Snapchat over ad that mocked domestic violence

A few days ago, Snapchat allowed an ad on its platform that plenty of folks thought made light of domestic violence. The ad was apparently for a game and it asked if viewers would rather “Slap Rihanna” or “Punch Chris Brown,” likely referencing Brown’s 2009 felony assault on the pop star. Snap then apologized for […]

Rihanna issues anti-gun violence plea following cousin’s killing

Published time: 27 Dec, 2017 13:15 Edited time: 27 Dec, 2017 13:25 Pop singer Rihanna has called for an end to gun violence following her cousin’s fatal shooting in Barbados on Tuesday, just a day after the family had celebrated Christmas together. “RIP cousin,” she wrote. “Can’t believe it was just last night that I […]

Oceans 8 movie poster: Fans are VERY excited at Sandra Bullock, Anne Hathaway and Rihanna

Sandra Bullock, Anne Hathaway and Rihanna all appear on the movie poster for the long-awaited next installment of the Brad Pitt, George Clooney franchise. Starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Damian Lewis and James Corden, the film has a an all-star cast. Sandra Bullock will […]

Rihanna and Kendrick Lamar Form an Undying Allegiance in “LOYALTY” Video

The video for Kendrick Lamar’s Rihanna collaboration, Loyalty, was just released, and, as has been the case with most 0f Kendrick’s DAMN. videos thus far, it creates a crisp, visceral and surreal vision. It never quite reaches the casually crazy heights of Kendrick’s fire-head in “HUMBLE,” but it comes pretty damn close. It’s aided of course by Rihanna’s […]