Rihanna Wows on the Cover of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia


After gracing the cover of countless fashion magazines in the U.S. and Europe, Rihanna brings her beauty to the July/August issue of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia. The fashionista covers up, but still looks gorgeous and glamorous in the photos shot by Ruven Afanador.

RiRi rocks a mesh veil and Cartier jewels on the stunning cover, which includes the tagline, “Rihanna of Arabia: The new modesty, cover up in style.”

She puts a modern twist on traditional Middle Eastern garb including head scarfs and veils, and also wows in a hooded dress and sparkly black catsuit.

RiRi was pleased with how the shoot turned out, tweeting, “@BazaarArabia shot by my new fave photographer, Ruven.”

See more photos from her exotic spread below.

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Rihanna Gets Animated in DreamWorks’ ‘Home’ [Trailer]


After making her big-screen acting debut in the 2012 sci-fi film Battleship, Rihanna is taking on a new role. The pop superstar lends her voice to DreamWorks Animation’s film Happy, based on Adam Rex’s children’s book The True Meaning of Smekday.

RiRi plays the lead character Tip opposite “Big Bang Theory” star Jim Parsons. Jennifer Lopez and Steve Martin also lend their voices.

In the film, friendly aliens invade Earth to escape their mortal enemy. When one of their own (Parsons) accidentally reveals their whereabouts, he has to flee with a teenage girl (Rihanna), taking a road trip across a postapocalyptic America. Along the way, he learns what it means to be human.

Rihanna is reportedly working on a concept album based around the film and will perform new songs in the movie.

Home lands in theaters on March 27, 2015.

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Big Sean and Rihanna Hit the Studio

Big Sean and Rihanna

Are Big Sean and Rihanna cooking up a collaboration? The Detroit rapper hit the studio with the “Most Desirable Woman” in L.A. last night, sharing the moment on Instagram. RiRi rocked a bucket hat and Trapstar T-shirt while standing next to Sean, who was decked out in a BAPE tee.

“My niggaz #FinallyFamous #FFOE,” tweeted Sean, who was also joined by his Finally Famous crew members SAYITAINTTONE and Earlly Mac.

Over the weekend, Sean was in the studio with “We Found Love” producer Calvin Harris (Could Rihanna be featured on the song?).

While we can only speculate, we do know that Sean has been hard at work on the follow-up to last year’s Hall of Fame.

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Rihanna Named Most Desirable Woman at Guys Choice Awards


Not only is she a Fashion Icon, Rihanna is also the Most Desirable Woman. Spike TV presented the sexy singer with her first pair of Mantlers at the 2014 Guys Choice Awards, which were taped at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, Calif. on Saturday. But instead of going nearly naked, she remained covered up in a slinky black dress.

RiRi accepted the award from Kevin Hart. “How many men are mad that she didn’t come naked?” asked the comedian, to which RiRi responded, “I knew pervs like you would be here.”

“Thank you for voting me this at 26 ’cause it goes all downhill from here,” she continued. “This is a fun award, I appreciate it, and shout out to all the real men out there.”

She also ran into Aaron Paul backstage. “My life has been completed!!! #Pinkman4President,” said RiRi after meeting the “Breaking Bad” star.

The 2014 Guys Choice Awards will air June 11 at 9 p.m. on Spike TV.

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TLC Slams Rihanna for Nudity, Rihanna Fires Back

Rihanna vs. TLC

Not everyone is a fan of Rihanna’s revealing outfits. TLC has criticized the “Diamonds” singer for being overtly sexual, and Rihanna is not taking it lightly.

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Rihanna Unveils Limited Edition T-Shirt for Charity


Rihanna is giving back to her community. The pop superstar has partnered with Hard Rock International on a limited-edition shirt as part of Hard Rock’s Artist Spotlight Series. She was on hand to unveil the $26 tee, designed by her fan Kiyondra Talley, at the Hard Rock Cafe in Paris on Thursday.

To celebrate the partnership, Hard Rock donated $200,000 to Rihanna’s charity, The Clara Lionel Foundation, named after her grandparents. The money will support the organization’s efforts to improve healthcare in Barbados and aid non-profit youth organizations.

“This charity is very near and dear to my heart and I’m proud to announce Hard Rock’s donation of $200,000 to The Clara Lionel Foundation, as well as showcase my shirt and spotlight merchandise,” said Rihanna.

RiRi also raided her closet and donated several outfits to Hard Rock’s memorabilia collection including a pink Swarovski crystal bodysuit worn during her “Last Girl on Earth Tour,” the denim shirt and black shorts from her 2011 V Festival performance, and the red gown from her 2013 “Diamonds World Tour.”

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Rihanna Goes ‘Rogue’ at Fragrance Launch


While the fashion world is still reeling over her nipple-baring dress, Rihanna stepped out once again, but this time, with more clothes on. The CFDA Fashion Icon rocked a leather chain-link halter top and cargo trousers to the launch of her fragrance “Rogue by Rihanna” in Paris on Wednesday.

Fans lined up in the rain outside Sephora to get a glimpse of the singer, who continues to stir controversy for her revealing looks.

According to E! Online, her Rogue fragrance ad has been banned in public areas in England. The topless pic was deemed “sexually suggestive” by the British Advertising Standards Authority.

But RiRi is laughing off the criticism. She changed her Twitter icon to a photo of her alongside “Family Guy’s” Peter Griffin in the same see-through outfit from the CFDAs. “He gets it!” she wrote.

See the hilarious side-by-side pic below.

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