Emmanuel Macron will meet Rihanna to discuss education funding

French President Emmanuel Macron will meet the singer Rihanna on Wednesday, July 26, as to discuss France’s funding of international education after she approached him on Twitter. The meeting between the famous but pair will take place at the Elysee Palace in Paris – Mr Macron’s official residence – where the R&B star will ask the President to commit to funding opportunities…

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Rihanna earns ninth No. 1 single in the UK with Wild Thoughts

DJ Khaled has ended Despacito’s reign at the top to claim his second Number 1 on the Official Singles Chart. Wild Thoughts – featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller – climbs a place to 1 after three weeks at Number 2. It gives the Miami producer his second Number 1 single this year, while Rihanna claims…

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The Story Behind Rihanna’s Shape-Shifting Alien in Valerian

When it was announced that Rihanna would play a sexy, shape-shifting alien named Bubble in Valerian, Luc Besson’sadaptation of the French sci-fi comic series, the Internet understood this as perfect casting. The sexy singer-songwriter has a habit of transforming herself—or red carpets, music videos, photo shoots, and the odd acting gig—with such boldness and ease that it wouldn’t surprise anyone if Rihanna revealed…

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Rihanna earns seventh no. 1 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart

As it ascends to No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100, DJ Khaled’s Wild Thoughts, featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, mounts the summit of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart (dated July 29) in its fourth week on the tally. Wild Thoughts rises with gains at radio, earning a 5-4 lift on the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart and jumping to 30 million in audience in the week ending July 16, according to Nielsen Music, a…

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Rihanna steals the show at the Valerian premiere

Rihanna took everyone’s breath away at the worldwide premiere of Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets in Los Angeles last night. RiRi slayed souls by wearing a beautiful pink Giambattista Valli dress and Manolo Blahnik shoes. According to some reports, Rihanna will also attend the London premiere of the film on Monday, July 24….

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Wild Thoughts is gold in the United States

Another day, another slay, another certification for Rihanna. Wild Thoughts, a DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller’s song was certified gold in the United States less than a month after a month after its release (500,000 units). I recently reported that Wild Thoughts was certified silver in the United Kingdom and the video was viewed more than 100 million…

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Rihanna among highest paid musicians of 2016

For the first time in nearly two decades, music industry revenue has increased for two straight years — and that’s good news for the highest earners on Billboard’s annual Money Makers list. In 2016, the 50 top artists in U.S. sales, publishing, streaming and touring took home $890.7 million, a staggering 34 percent increase over the past year’s…

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Rihanna steps out in Los Angeles

Rihanna looked gorgeous in shoes and jacket from her very own collection for PUMA as she stepped out in Los Angeles last night. RiRi was photographed dinning at one of her favourite restaurants – Giorgio Baldi. Today a limited edition of Fenty Fur Slides was released and if you want to get a pair –…

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Cara Delevingne talks working with Rihanna in Valerian

At the press junket for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, Cara Delevingne and Dane DeHaan sit with Access Hollywood and Cara talks about working with Rihanna. Cara, who has been a friend of Rihanna for five years, says that working with Rihanna on set was fun and it was wonderful to watch her encompass that…

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Rihanna to show her new collection for PUMA at New York Fashion Week

Au revoir, Proenza. Adieu, Rodarte. Ta-ta, Thom Browne. While several high-profile American brands have decided to abandon New York Fashion Week for Paris, at least one major international name is doing the opposite and bringing her show back to town: Rihanna. After two seasons showing her Fenty Puma by Rihanna collection in Paris, WWD has learned that Rihanna is heading…

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