Rihanna

Well Helloooo, Rihanna!

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Rihanna performed at the Y100 Jingle Ball in Florida, and sister-friend brought her A-game with her. I love her edgy style, and although her look is definitely different, she’s always on point.

Love her!

Rihanna and Chris Brown Move In

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Rihanna and Chris Brown have reportedly decided to take the next step in their relationship. No, they’re not getting married. No, she isn’t pregnant. They’re going to move in together, and are currently on the market for a condo in the LA area. According to a source:

They play their music loud though, so they want a condo that’s soundproof.”

Riiiight. Who the hell do they think they’re kidding? Please, this ain’t my first time around the hotrain. I know why they want a soundproof space, and it has nothing to do with music.

Is Rihanna Broke?

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According to Rihanna’s ex business manager, Patricia Williams, the Umbrella singer is broke as an effin’ joke. Williams was fired recently, and accused of stealing from Rihanna. Now, she’s speaking out and it ain’t pretty. Williams said:

“It’s not my fault that she only has $20,000 to her name. I showed her all the paperwork and tried to explain to her the circumstances but she wouldn’t listen. She called me all sorts of horrible names and stormed off. I now feel compelled to share with the world the background story as I will not allow my name to be slandered.

Williams went on to say that Def Jam “doesn’t fund Rihanna properly,” so all of the money that she makes goes to fund things like music videos and album production. She claims that the singer only made around $1 million last year. Click here to read up on all of Williams’ allegations. Plan on carving out a good chunk of your day to read everything, because there’s a ton of text to read.

How is it possible that she only made $1 million last year? If I had to give her a dime every time that Umbrella, ella, ella song got stuck in my head, I’d owe her at least twice that much.

Rihanna Has A New Tattoo

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Rihanna performed on the Today show yesterday, where she showed off her new tattoo and questionable taste in hats. I’m beginning to think her stylist hates her or something.

Anyway, the tattoo is on her shoulder, and it looks like it’s Roman numerals or something (Jay-Z has a thing for Roman numerals. Look it up, it’s true).

And, like clockwork, I have that Umbrella song stuck in my head. I can’t talk about Rihanna without it happening. Ella, ella, ella

Rihanna Doesn’t Need An Umbrella

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Rihanna was all smiles yesterday as she was out on the town in West Hollywood. The Barbados-born “Umbrella” singer recently unveiled a new line of umbrellas at a VIP event at Macy’s Herald Square in New York City. The new collection is a collaboration with Tote and prices range from $20-50, exclusively at Macy’s.

Good Girl Gone Bad

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Rihanna spent the day yesterday shopping and getting a new tattoo! The Good Girl Gone Bad shopped at two clothing boutiques, Diavolina and Opening Ceremony, before heading off to the Body Electric tattoo shop on Melrose Avenue in LA. Although she covered up after her new ink, the sexy singer was spotted getting a tattoo on the back of her neck.

Rihanna Presented by Cipriani

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The Cipriani Wall Street Concert Series presented Rihanna last night in New York to benefit UNICEF and the Sarah Ferguson Foundation.

The Sarah Ferguson Foundation creates and supports global initiatives that benefit children and families in the areas of health, education, fighting poverty and abuse.

MTV Video Music Awards

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MTV interviewed your favorite celebs on the red carpet as they worked their way into the hall for the show. Everyone looked incredible! Some of the stars we caught in our lenses included: Alicia Keys, The Foo Fighters, Jennifer Garner, Jamie Foxx, Lauren Conrad, Audrina Patridge and Whitney Port from “The Hills,” Jennifer Hudson, Ludacris, Kid Rock, Megan Fox and Rihanna.

Rihanna’s Retail Therapy

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Singer Rihanna was spotted hobbling her way around the shops, yesterday, despite being on crutches and wearing a brace on her foot. She cheered herself up with some retail therapy on Melrose Avenue and at The Grove and treated her self and a friend to ice cream.

Shopping and ice cream are good for the soul!