Rihanna & Drake Perform "Work" & "Too Good" Live At OVO Fest
Drake & Rihanna
If you're into the festival circuit, there was plenty to choose from this weekend. Montreal had the annual Osheaga festival which wasn't extremely rap-heavy but did feature performances from Future, Tory Lanez and more (recap to come), Drake held his city down once again for OVO Fest (although the festival saw a cancellation from Beenie Man), and Lollapalooza went down in Chicago.
Rihanna "Goodnight Gotham" Video
Rihanna is back with another video in support of her latest album Anti. After dropping off “Needed Me,” “Kiss It Better,” & “Work” with Drake, Bad Girl RiRi decides to return to the scene late night Friday by sharing her latest offering “Goodnight Gotham.”
Rihanna "Sledgehammer" Video
A few days ago, Rihanna surprised fans by dropping her new Sia-penned single "Sledgehammer" off the upcoming Star Trek movie's official soundtrack. It's currently sitting at a 35% user rating, but that's not going to deter Rihanna. Thursday morning, she dropped the single's official music video.
Watch Kanye West's "Famous" Video
UPDATE: Kanye West has uploaded his "Famous" video to YouTube, and all the shots of the nude celebrity look-alike figures remain uncensored. It doesn't seem like Ye has been met with any legal action yet, though a few of the celebs whose likenesses lie in the "Famous" bed won't be pleased to see the video move to a public platform. Original text below:
Calvin Harris Feat. Rihanna "This Is What You Came For" Video
Calvin Harris Feat. Rihanna
Looking to move on from his recent break up with country-pop star Taylor Swift, Calvin Harris decides to get back to the music tonight and share the official video for his Rihanna-assisted single “This Is What You Came For.”
Rihanna References Chris Brown Beating In Comment To Photographer
Back from vacation on the Caribbean, Rihanna dined at her favorite restaurant, Giorgio Baldi in Santa Monica, Thursday night. She finished her meal and left to hop in a car waiting outside. A photographer waiting outside began snapping away as soon as she left the restaurant. Her bodyguard, Frank, asked the photographer to step away from the car, but she told Frank to stand down with a comment that referenced her 2009 beating at the hands of Chris Brown. "Frank!" she said. "Calm down, he's not beating me."
Rihanna Performs "Love On The Brain" At The Billboard Awards
The "official" highlight of last night's Billboard Awards was Madonna and Stevie Wonder's Prince tribute, for many the highlight was Rihanna's performance. Two thirds of the way into the show, she stepped out on stage, rocking the green boa scarf and basking in fluorescent green light, and delivered a captivating rendition of ANTI standout "Love on the Brain."
Rihanna Brings Out Drake In L.A. To Perform "Work"
Rihanna Feat. Drake
Last night, Rihanna brought her "ANTI" tour to the Forum out in Los Angeles, and the crowd was blessed with a special guest. Drake came out all non-chalantly mid-way through RiRi's single "Work" to perform his part with her. The two did their usual thing, aka Rihanna did a bit of grinding all up on Drizzy while he enjoyed the view-- all we can think of now are his lyrics, "Don't you see RiRi right next to me?", indeed, we do. We've got a clip of their performance together, check out the footage above. Have you caught Rihanna live for this tour?
Rihanna Honors Prince With "Diamonds" Performance
The sheer number of social media tributes to Prince speaks to the scope of his influence. Last night, during the Calgary stop on her ANTI tour, Rihanna dedicated her #1 single "Diamonds" to the single.
Rihanna "Needed Me" Video
Rihanna's "Needed Me" was released as a single alongside "Kiss It Better," but while we got the video for the latter a few weeks back, we've been patiently awaiting for Rih's next memorable visual. Turns out, she was saving it for 4/20. The clip is directed by Harmony Korine, and definitely feels inspired by his last major feature, Spring Breakers, as Rihanna navigates a slow motion strip club on a mission of assassination.
Rihanna Brings Out Drake At "Anti World Tour" In Toronto
It appears Miami isn’t the only place where Drake & Rihanna are getting their “work” in.
Rihanna "Kiss It Better" Video
Rihanna has chosen the next single she's pushing off her new album, ANTI, and it's the bedroom jam "Kiss It Better." After teasing the music video's release with photos and Instagram videos, RiRi is back today with the release of the full music video. The slow-burning guitar ballad receives a black and white visual treatment. Rihanna goes back-and-forth between an oversize pinstripe blazer and see-through lingerie (nipples on deck), while floating around an endless black space, her hair blowing in manufactured wind.
Miguel Previews A Remix Of Rihanna's "Kiss It Better"
Miguel & Rihanna
"Kiss It Better" is rumored to be the next single from Rihanna's impressive eighth studio album, ANTI, and it seems like it may be getting an exciting remix along with the release. Miguel shared a snippet of a new version of the song with his own vocals in the mix, and we have to say, he's gotta be the perfect feature for the Prince-esque, guitar-led record.
Rihanna Brings Out Drake At “Anti” World Tour In Miami
Rihanna’s “Anti” World Tour made its latest stop at Miami’s American Airlines Arena Tuesday night, where BadGirl RiRi gave her fans quite the surprise. While performing her smash hit “Work,” RiRi decided to bring out Drake for some assistance.
Rihanna Kicks Off "Anti" Tour In Jacksonville
After canceling her performance at the Grammys, reportedly due to bronchitis, Rihanna pushed her "Anti" U.S. tour back a month. Last night, the revised tour officially kicked off in Jacksonville, Florida, and by the looks of it, RiRi fans couldn't have hoped for a bigger spectacle.
Lil Mama Remixes Rihanna & Drake's "Work"
Lil Mama got herself a viral hit with last summer's "Sausage," thanks in large part to the video. After dropping a video to her remix of a classic Biggie track last month, the Brooklyn rapper is back today with a remix of Rihanna and Drake's "Work," which currently sits atop the Hot 100. And, of course, she's got a video to boot. The release strategy is clearly working.
Rihanna & Drake Perform "Work" At Brit Awards
Rihanna & Drake
Rihanna and Drake are winning right now. Not only did they just drop two great videos for their single, "Work," this week, they hit #1 on the Hot 100, making for their second collaborative single to achieve the feat (the first being "What's My Name"). Today, they celebrated the success of the song with a performance on the BRIT Awards.
Rihanna Feat. Drake "Work" Video
Rihanna Feat. Drake
We've been hearing rumors of the "Work" video before the song was even released, and today, it's finally arrived. As it's been proven that the song works best on repeat, Rihanna has decided to drop not one but TWO videos for the very danceable record, the first filmed at "The Real Jerk" in Toronto, while the second finds her and Drizzy alone in a room, working off of one another's energy.It's pretty much everything we wanted from it, and should give the song an even stronger push up the charts. What do you think of the new clip?
Rihanna Feat. Drake "Work" Video Teaser
Rihanna Feat. Drake
Rihanna hopped on Instagram today to let fans know that the official music video for her lead ANTI single "Work" arrives on Monday. Before then, though, she's dropped off a music video teaser to let us know what we're in for in the Drake-collaborated visual. In the clip, we see a dance party going down in a dimly-lit bar, with RiRi twerking all up on Drake, joined by many other twerkers. Check back with us on Monday for the full music video for the dancehall-inspired record.
Watch A Behind-The-Scenes Clip Of Rihanna Recording "Work"
Last week Rihanna shared a few snippets of her upcoming “Work” video with Drake, and now we have a short behind-the-scenes video of RiRi recording the song.