Rita Ora

Rita Ora Performs ‘I Will Never Let You Down’ Acoustic

Rita Ora

Rita Ora has been hard at work promoting her new single “I Will Never Let You Down.” In addition to “The Tonight Show” and “The Breakfast Club,” the blonde Brit visited SiriusXM, where she performed an acoustic version of the Whitney Houston-inspired song.

“I love the feeling of ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ and ‘How Will I Know,’” Rita told MTV News. “[Whitney] was a queen at doing love songs you could dance to.”

On Sunday, she also stopped by Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live,” where she dished to Andy Cohen about her boyfriend Calvin Harris and her role in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie.

Her sophomore album is due this September featuring contributions from DJ Mustard, Diplo, Macklemore, and Prince.

Read the rest of this entry »

Rita Ora Talks Rihanna, Relationships, & Rumors with ‘The Breakfast Club’

Rita Ora and The Breakfast Club

“This is putting Rita on blast day,” said Rita Ora during her visit to Power 105′s “The Breakfast Club.”

The British bombshell was in the hot seat when she met Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee, and DJ Envy for the first time, and nothing was off limits.

The 23-year-old discussed the comparisons to Rihanna, her role as Mia Grey in the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey movie, and relationships with Rob Kardashian, Bruno Mars, and current boyfriend Calvin Harris.

When Charlamagne asked if she was “boinking” her Roc Nation boss Jay Z, Rita shot back: “Don’t you ever disrespect Beyoncé again like that in your entire life.”

She has collaborated with DJ Mustard and Diplo on her upcoming sophomore album, due in September. “This album for me is the most important thing ever,” said Rita.

Plus, see her reaction to Mimi Faust’s sex tape and find out how she gets down in the bedroom (“I like a whip”).

Read the rest of this entry »

Rita Ora Performs ‘I Will Never Let You Down’ on ‘Tonight Show’

Rita Ora, Jimmy Fallon, and Mr. Brainwash

Rita Ora made a mess—literally—during her visit to “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Tuesday. Wearing a white dress, the blonde Brit performed her new single “I Will Never Let You Down” for the first time on television. Towards the end, pop artist Mr. Brainwash appeared, dousing Rita with colorful paint while she continued to sing.

She also got Jimmy in on the wet fun, covering his face and suit with paint.

“thank you jimmy! The whole thing you thank you for letting me be me!” tweeted Rita.

Watch her go hard in the paint.

Read the rest of this entry »

New Music: Iggy Azalea f/ Rita Ora – ‘Black Widow’

The New Classic

Love hurts. Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora are a deadly duo on “Black Widow” off the Aussie rapper’s debut The New Classic. The blonde bombshells get revenge on the dark love song, co-written by Katy Perry and produced by Benny Blanco and Stargate.

“I’m gonna love you until you hate me / And I’m gonna show ya what’s really crazy / You should’ve known better than to mess with me harder,” sings Rita over the trap beat.

Iggy’s album arrives Tuesday featuring collaborations with T.I., Mavado, and Watch the Duck.

She is also featured on Ariana Grande’s new single “Problem” and will kick off her tour on April 23 in Boston.

Get caught up in their tangled web.

Read the rest of this entry »

Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Iggy Azalea, & Rita Ora Attend MTV Movie Awards


The ladies showed out at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards in L.A. on Sunday.

Before she hit the stage with Eminem to perform “The Monster,” Rihanna walked the red carpet in a Ulyana Sergeenko bustier and robe, completing her all-white look with Manolo Blahnik heels.

Rita Ora got dressed up in a busty black Barbara Casasola gown, and helped undress Hollywood hunk Zac Efron while presenting with Jessica Alba.

Showing off her curves in a skintight Alexander McQueen dress, Nicki Minaj presented the award for Best Male alongside her sexy co-stars from The Other Woman including Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, and Kate Upton.

“So blessed to have shot a movie with these amazing women,” said Nicki. “They’re funny as fuq behind the scenes.”

Iggy Azalea rocked a John Galliano dress and wedges while introducing a performance from Ellie Goulding and Zedd.

See more pics of the show stoppers below.

Read the rest of this entry »

New Music: Iggy Azalea f/ Rita Ora – ‘Black Widow’ [Snippet]

Rita Ora and Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea takes it to the trap with fellow blonde Rita Ora on “Black Widow,” rumored to be the next single off the Aussie rapper’s debut The New Classic. The dark love song, produced by Benny Blanco and Stargate, sounds like the sister of “Dark Horse” by Katy Perry, who wrote the chorus.

“I’m gonna love you until it hurts / Just to get you I’m doing whatever works,” raps Iggy.

You can preview snippets off Iggy’s entire album on iTunes in advance of its April 22 release.

Meanwhile, her Charli XCX-assisted single “Fancy” continues to climb the charts, rising 15 spots to No. 56 on the Hot 100 this week.

Listen to a 90-second snippet of Iggy and Rita’s killer collabo below.

Read the rest of this entry »

Rita Ora Gets Her Walk On in Funny or Die Skit

Rita Ora and HyunA

Rita Ora dropped her new single “I Will Never Let You Down” earlier this week, but her talents go beyond singing.

The British bombshell goes toe-to-toe with Korean pop star HyunA in a battle of walks for Funny or Die.

Rita struts down the street with the Cake Walk, Angry Walk, and our favorite, Late Night Walking to Your Car in a Bad Neighborhood Walk, while HyunA showcases some fierce moves of her own including the Bike Walk, Text Walk, and Robot Walk.

Watch the sexy ladies walk it out in the hilarious skit.

Read the rest of this entry »