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Watch Rihanna Learn How to Use a Gun for Her ‘Needed Me’ Video

Strippers, nudity, and violence have been common motifs in Rihanna's recent visuals. "Needed Me," which dropped on 4/20, follows that trend to a T, with a key difference being how…
Brian Josephs / April 25, 2016

Rihanna Paid Tribute to Prince With a Stirring ‘Diamonds’ Performance

During a Calgary tour stop last night, ANTI singer Rihanna paid tribute to the recently deceased music icon Prince with a very special performance of her anthemic single "Diamonds."
Brennan Carley / April 22, 2016

Sturgill Simpson’s ‘A Sailor’s Guide to Earth’ Might Top This Week’s Albums Chart

Sturgill Simpson's third album, A Sailor’s Guide to Earth, is shaping up to be his most successful. The project may sell approximately 45,000 equivalent album units in its…
Brian Josephs / April 21, 2016

Azealia Banks Shared a Rihanna Demo and a New Solo Track Last Night

During a late-night Periscope last night, New York City rapper Azealia Banks played fans a 90-second snippet of what she said was a demo she'd…
Brennan Carley / April 21, 2016

Watch Rihanna’s NSFW ‘Needed Me’ Video

Rihanna has a new video for "Needed Me" out today, which is April 20. "Just because it's 420," she explained on Instagram. The…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2016

Watch Calvin Harris and Surprise Guest Rihanna Close Out Coachella With ‘We Found Love’

Calvin Harris was Coachella's headliner on Sunday night, and the electronic music star brought out a huge surprise guest during his set — Rihanna. The ANTI singer blasted…
James Grebey / April 18, 2016

Watch Rihanna’s Shadowy ‘Kiss It Better’ Video

Rihanna's been closing her current ANTI tour with what she calls "her two favorite songs" from her eighth album, the retro-romance "Love on the Brain" and the…
Brennan Carley / March 31, 2016

Father John Misty Covered Rihanna’s ‘Kiss It Better’ Live — Seriously

Father John Misty kicked off his spring tour in support of last year's list-topping I Love You, Honeybear last night in Santa Ana, California at the…
Rachel Brodsky / March 31, 2016

Rihanna Puts Drake to ‘Work’ on Miami Stop of Her ‘ANTI’ Tour

South by Southwhat? Last night, Drake and Rihanna made news apart from the Austin, Texas music festival and conference going on this week by performing…
Harley Brown / March 16, 2016

Check Out Miguel Covering Rihanna’s ‘Kiss It Better’ at SXSW

Sure, he had to read some of the lyrics on his phone while he was performing, but you can't deny that Miguel is a stellar…
James Grebey / March 15, 2016

DJDS Daydream on Mesmerizing Remix of Rihanna’s ‘Work’

Top-notch production duo DJDS (née DJ Dodger Stadium) have clocked in some hours putting together a calming remix of Rihanna's "Work," off of her most recent album, ANTI. The…
James Grebey / March 8, 2016

Joe Jonas’ Band DNCE Clearly Didn’t Get the Memo About White People Covering Rihanna’s ‘Work’

Damnit, Joe Jonas. Why would you do this? Didn't you and your band, DNCE, see all the crap that white people were (rightfully) getting for…
James Grebey / March 1, 2016

Rihanna and Drake Bust Out a Hypnotizing Performance of ‘Work’ at the BRIT Awards

Rihanna dazzled at the 2016 BRIT Awards today, performing two cuts from her most recent album, ANTI. First, surrounded by a sleek, mod display of lights and…
James Grebey / February 24, 2016

Rihanna, Justin Bieber, and Sia to Headline V Festival

Rihanna and Justin Bieber will receive top billing at the 2016 edition of England's V Festival, organizers announced today. Bewigged enigma Sia and superstar DJ David Guetta fill out…
Anna Gaca / February 22, 2016

Watch Rihanna Twerk Twerk Twerk Twerk Twerk in Two Different Videos for ‘Work’

Update: Rihanna has shared the full version of the "Work" video she teased last week, along with a second video that also features Drake and quite a…
James Grebey / February 19, 2016

Rihanna Cancels Grammys Performance Due to Illness

Rihanna has canceled her performance of ANTI cut "Kiss Me Better" at the 2016 Grammys, according to TMZ. She arrived at Los Angeles' Staples Center for rehearsals but…
Harley Brown / February 15, 2016

A$AP Ferg Reclaims ‘Work’ With New Rihanna Remix

As the previous artist with the most famous song entitled "Work" of the 2010s, A$AP Ferg of course had right of first refusal when it…
Andrew Unterberger / February 9, 2016

Review: Rihanna Doesn’t Know What She Wants But She Knows How to Get It on ‘ANTI’

"F**k me up," the world screams at the godhead Rihanna, but the Rih Most High has decided to make us wait. We might have expected…
Jia Tolentino / February 1, 2016

Watch Miguel and Rihanna Sing ‘My Girl’ Together

Miguel hosted an event in Los Angeles last night called "Wildheart Motel" (named for last year's WILDHEART), which featured different musicians and special guests performing live…
Rachel Brodsky / January 30, 2016

Rihanna’s ‘ANTI’ Is Certified Platinum By the RIAA, But Not By ‘Billboard’ and Nielsen

After a long, long lead-up and frantic final sprint, Rihanna's ANTI has been downloaded more than 1.4 million times in the 15 hours since the record was…
James Grebey / January 29, 2016
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