Rihanna to Receive MTV Vanguard Award + Star in ‘Ocean’s 8’

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MTV Honors Rihanna with Video Vanguard Awards

The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards just got a lot more interesting with news of pop diva Rihanna being this year’s recipient of the prestigious Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. Previous winners include Kanye West (2015), Beyonce (2014), Britney Spears (2011), and director Hype Williams (2006). The Award is presented to artists, and sometimes directors as in the case of Williams, who have made outstanding contributions to pop culture, music and music videos.
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Rihanna Checks Into ‘Bates Motel’

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Rihanna to Play Marion Crane on Final Season of Bates Motel

Rise and shine Navy, your girl has landed another acting role. Via the Hollywood Reporter, Rihanna will take on the role of Marion Crane in the fifth and final season of A&E’s hit drama Bates Motel.
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‘Sledgehammer’ Video by Rihanna

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Rihanna Debuts Sledgehammer Video

Earlier this week Rihanna released the visual for Sledgehammer, her contribution to the upcoming Star Trek Beyond soundtrack. The visually stunning clip was directed by Floria Sigismondi and was reportedly shot entirely in IMAX.
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Preview: Kiss it Better Video by Rihanna

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Rihanna Previews Kiss it Better Video for Fans

In advance of her Kiss it Better video being released this Thursday, Rihanna has unveiled behind-the-scenes images from the video’s official shoot. Some of these images came directly from RiRi, while others turned up on various Instagram pages. Me thinks these were originally leaked and then Rihanna decided to get in on the act. Whatever the case, the song is already trending on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Tumblr thanks to the steamy images.
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Rihanna Debuts Full ‘Work’ Video

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Rihanna and Drake Work it Out in New Video

The visual for Rihanna’s Drake assisted single Work is finally here. The video was shot in Canada at The Real Jerk restaurant and features mostly locals and a few of Drake and Rihanna’s friends scattered about. The clip is typical of most club videos, it features lots of bumping, grinding, and because this is Rihanna, shots of folks smoking weed. Work is not nearly as awesome as Bitch Better Have My Money, but it serves it purpose. Check it out below and let us know what you think.
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Rihanna Pushes Back Anti Tour Dates + Releases ‘Work’ Clip

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Rihanna Reschedules the First Eight Dates of Her Tour

We have good news for the Navy, and we have some bad news. We’ll start with the bad, however, so we can end things on a high note. First, Rihanna has unfortunately had to push back the first eight dates of her highly anticipated Anti World Tour. Originally set to kick off February 26th in San Diego, the first show will now be moved to March 12th and take place in Jacksonville, Florida.
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Rihanna Unveils New Puma Ad Campaign

FENTY BY RIHANNAJust days after the successful debut of her Fenty Puma Collection at New York Fashion Week, pop singer Rihanna has unveiled a new print ad featuring her latest sneaker design. The Trainer comes on the heels of The Creeper, which was a huge success and continues to be sold out at most online retailers.
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Rihanna Scores Second Number One Album with ‘Anti’

RIHANNA SCORES HER SECOND NUMBER ONE ALBUM WITH ANTICongrats go out to Rihanna. The 27-year old pop diva has scored her second #1 album atop the Billboard 200. Despite being labeled a flop, Anti sold 170,000 copies during its first week of release, with 135,000 of those coming from pure album sales.
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Rihanna and Drake Put in ‘Work’

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Rihannas Releases New ‘Work’ Single Featuring Drake

Rihanna’s new single Work is finally here. The track is the latest to be released from the singer’s upcoming Anti album and features longtime musical collaborator Drake. The two previously worked together on the rapper’s 2011 single Take Care and Rihanna’s 2010 single What’s My Name.
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Rihanna and Samsung are Still Opening Doors or Rooms or Something

Whoever orchestrated the roll out of Rihanna’s upcoming Anti album should be demoted. The pop star has been releasing new music and videos for almost a year and nothing has come of it. Fans don’t have an actual album, and any excitement the public once felt for the project has been squandered.
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Samsung Releases Promo for Rihanna’s “Anti” Album

Samsung Unveils Commercial for Rihanna’s “Anti” Album

ANTI ALBUMRihanna’s eighth studio album, the highly anticipated, Anti, is reportedly set to be released before the year is out. The project is being executive-produced by Kanye West and features the previously released tunes FourFiveSeconds, American Oxygen and Bitch Better Have My Money.

Tidal, which is rumored to be exclusively carrying the album, has been running promo for the project on various social media sites, most notably Instagram. Also hot on the Anti promo trail is Samsung, which debuted a commercial for the album during last night’s broadcast of the American Music Awards.
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