Rihanna

Rihanna Soars Skyward in New Single 'Diamonds (in the Sky)' (listen!) 2

Rihanna Soars Skyward in New Single ‘Diamonds (in the Sky)’ (listen!)

Rihanna looks skyward for the inspiration for her latest song, “Diamonds (in the Sky).” It’s a love ballad with a thumping bass set against piano and synthesizers. She implores her lover to “shine bright like a diamond.” Almost every move the singer makes these days is interpreted by the trashier tabloids as some kind of gesture involving her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown. It seems likely the same interpretation will be applied to this song. Although the title is also a play off The Beatles’ 1967 song “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds.” The song was widely interpreted to be about the drug LSD, although The Beatles denied it. So maybe Rihanna is just singing to her blunt....
Billie Joe Armstrong iHeart Rage Aftermath; Rehab, Apology  (watch) 4

Billie Joe Armstrong iHeart Rage Aftermath; Rehab, Apology (watch)

Billie Joe Armstrong left the stage in a rage at the iHeartRadio concert in Las Vegas and landed in rehab for unknown substance abuse. Green Day will postpone some of its upcoming appearances as a result. Armstrong, 40, went ballistic after the band’s 45-minute set was cut to 30 minutes to make more room for a performance by Rihanna. iHeartRadio host, Clear Channel Communications, was also reportedly trying to makeup time for Usher’s set, which ran 25 minutes over....
Miley Glams Up Punk Look at IHeartRadio Festival (photos, video) 6

Miley Glams Up Punk Look at IHeartRadio Festival (photos, video)

Miley Cyrus was a standout at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas last night (Sept. 22). She added a touch of glamour to her punk-pop look and showed off her trim body. Cyrus, for once, balanced just the right amount of skin with a daring ensemble. The two-day music festival has pulled together 20 acts from across the music spectrum. Performers include Taylor Swift, Aerosmith, Rihanna, Green Day, Usher, Lil Wayne and No Doubt among other groups and artists....
Rihanna Domestic Abuse Comes Full Circle at MTV VMAs 8

Rihanna Domestic Abuse Comes Full Circle at MTV VMAs

Rihanna kissing Chris Brown was the dramatic highlight of the MTV Video Music Awards, and some reports claim the got it on even more backstage. Rihanna had just won Video of the Year, but Chris was the big winner. The cycle of domestic abuse came full circle at the stellar event, just like it started in 2009 when Brown beat Rihanna unconscious and left her for dead on the eve of the Grammys. Sure, he was arrested and later convicted and still endures some scorn. But make no mistake Chris won....
Drake Joins 2 Chainz on 'No Lie' Video; Disses Rihanna (watch!) 12

Drake Joins 2 Chainz on 'No Lie' Video; Disses Rihanna (watch!)

Rapper 2 Chainz is out with a new video for his song “No Lie,” which features fellow rapper Drake in what sounds like a distinctly negative reference to a singer that could be, might be, probably is Rihanna. Only last weekend Rihanna was worth fighting over. She’s been cited as one of the reasons that Drake and his posse got into a bottle tossing contest with R&B artist Chris Brown....
Rihanna Coachella Drug Use Stokes Bad Girl Image (look!) 24

Rihanna Coachella Drug Use Stokes Bad Girl Image (look!)

Rihanna likes to flaunt her bad girl image. She posted photos that look like she’s getting ready to snort cocaine, or maybe roll a joint off some guy’s bald head at the Coachella Music Festival. How bad ass is that? Of course, no serious coke-head would be so cavalier with their stash, if not out of fear of getting busted, then out of fear of watching the expensive powder blow away in the wind....
Is it True? Rihanna Can't Quit Chris Brown? 26

Is it True? Rihanna Can't Quit Chris Brown?

Rihanna looks bored out of her mind in Tokyo. She posted some cool photos of herself, but she looked glum. Could she really still be obsessing about Chris Brown? The singer, 24, tweeted a picture from the room with a million-dollar view high above the surrounding city. She's in the Japanese capital for the premiere of her movie "Battleship." Rihanna co-stars with Brooklyn Decker, Liam Neeson and Taylor Kitsch....
Chris Brown Gets High in New 'How I Feel' Video (watch!) 28

Chris Brown Gets High in New 'How I Feel' Video (watch!)

Chris Brown gets reflective in a new video for his song “How I Feel” using the ultimate status symbol, a private jet, as the video’s backdrop. The song touches on all of the events in his life that have shaped him, including his 2009 beat down of then girlfriend Rihanna on the eve of the Grammy Awards. The visual approach to the song is less than apologetic....
Is Rihanna Torn Between Drake and Chris Brown? 30

Is Rihanna Torn Between Drake and Chris Brown?

Rihanna, who admits she's love-lorn, may be turning to rapper Drake for solace. She's always been close to him, but may be getting even closer. On the other hand, is she trying to make Chris Brown jealous. During their collaboration on Rihanna's last video for her song "Take Care," she sang with Drake, and a new promo photo shows them in a close embrace....
Chris Brown Tries to Explain Himself on 'How I Feel' (listen!) 32

Chris Brown Tries to Explain Himself on 'How I Feel' (listen!)

Chris Brown tries to explain himself in a new song "How I Feel" that touches on some of the things that have, shall we say, marred his career. But the song ends on a positive note. He's found a "better men." Brown, 22, has been the object of scorn ever since he brutally assaulted then-girlfriend Rihanna in 2009, on the eve of the Grammy Awards when they both were slated to perform. He later pleaded guilty aggravated assault....
Jennifer Hudson Best for Whitney Houston Biopic; Here's Why 34

Jennifer Hudson Best for Whitney Houston Biopic; Here's Why

Whitney Houston's sudden death was shocking, but what a story. Not surprisingly, a biopic is already being talked about and a number of top stars are being mentioned for the role. But here's who's likely to get it. Rihanna, who just turned 24, has been reported to be the favorite for the role, and bears some resemblance to the young Whitney. But in reality, her chances are pretty slim....
Rihanna, Chris Brown American Idol Hookup Talks Rumored  36

Rihanna, Chris Brown American Idol Hookup Talks Rumored

Rihanna and Chris Brown may be reuniting live for a performance on “American Idol,” which is suffering through its worst ratings since the show’s first season. The couple may be scorned, but they are the hottest act going at the moment. Their appearance is reportedly in the talking stage and American Idol may be floating the rumors to see what kind of reaction it draws. But the show needs help, big time....
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