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Swimming With Sharks: Rihanna Dives In With Giant Predators For Photo Shoot

2/5/2015 6:05pm EST
Rihanna Harper's Bazaar
Rihanna swam with sharks for the new issue of Harper's Bazaar magazine.

The singer posted a few images from her shoot with photographer Norman Jean Roy to her Instagram page, including one in which she reclines in the mouth of a giant Great White Shark like the one created to film 1975's "Jaws."

Related: Paul McCartney, Kanye West & Rihanna Shock Music Industry With 'FourFiveSeconds'

"I try my best to avoid the sharks of life, but I have had my share of experiences with them, and in those cases I just have to handle them accordingly. But I do not swim with sharks," Rihanna says in her in...
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See Who Kanye's Performing With At This Year's Grammys

2/3/2015 9:42pm EST
Kanye West
Kim Kardashian showed off husband Kanye West's Grammy collection following news that the rapper is set to perform during this year's big prize ceremony.

The rapper will perform with Paul McCartney and Rihanna on RiRi's latest hit, "FourFiveSeconds," along with a "never-before-seen" solo performance.

The performances will be the first for Kanye at the Grammys in six years. A 56-time nominee and 21-time winner, Kanye is nominated for two awards this year, the Best Rap/Sung Collaboration (with Charlie Wilson) and Best Rap Song for "Bound 2."

Rihanna, a seven-time Grammy winner, is up Best R...
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13 Songs With ‘Only’ In The Title (Volume 1)

2/1/2015 2:00pm EST
13 Songs With ‘Only’ In The Title (Volume 1)
Ah the beauty of ‘only’ songs – those classics that feature one pivotal word within their title. What word is it that is pivotal you ask? Well, that word is what one suspects – ONLY! Think about it, how many songs feature the ubiquitous, inescapable adjective, adverb, or conjunction? The answer is a lot. One list can’t house so many ‘only’ songs. That said the 13-featured songs of ‘Songs With ‘Only’ In The Title (Volume 1),’ is a starting place. After such a wacky, melodramatic intro, here are the ‘only’ songs in all their ‘only’ glory!

1) Sam Smith, “I’m Not The Only One” (In The Lonely...
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Rihanna Gets Kanye & Sir Paul For Latest Single (Listen!)

1/25/2015 10:47am EST
Paul McCartney, Kanye West & Rihanna Shock Music Industry With '
Just three weeks after Kanye West and Paul McCartney released a track titled "Only One," the surprising music duo team has released a new tune.

The twosome have teamed up with Rihanna for the track "FourFiveSeconds."

The song is available on RihannaNow.com.

The rapper previewed a snipped of "FourFiveSeconds" at the IHeartRadio Summit music industry event in Los Angeles, where the long-winded rapper ranted onstage for a full 45-minute, stream-of-consciousness speech about his "responsibility to innovate."

West then played "FourFiveSeconds" straight off his computer, slammed his laptop sh...
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Leonardo DiCaprio Puts The Moves On Rihanna At The Playboy Mansion

1/13/2015 9:42am EST
Leonardo DiCaprio Puts The Moves On Rihanna At The Playboy Mansi
"Leonardo DiCaprio Puts the Moves on Rihanna at the Playboy Mansion" doesn't sound like real life. It sounds like Celebrity Hookup Mad Libs.

And yet, it's real. TMZ has the scoop- at a recent Playboy Mansion shindig, DiCaprio was spotted getting frisky with the Barbadian singer. The words "swapping spit" were thrown around.

Now, one of DiCaprio's friends says that no, there was no "We Found Love"/"The Wolf of Wall Street" makeout session. But two other TMZ sources are saying yes, it totally went down.

And despite that negative claim, Hollywood LIfe is also saying this goes beyond makin' ...
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Rihanna Shares Sexy Bikini Shots During Holiday Break

1/4/2015 6:01pm EST
Rihanna Puts The Focus On Her Bikini Top As New Demo Leaks Durin
Rihanna has been spending her New Year's vacation back home in Barbados, where she's been soaking up the sun with BFF Melissa Forde.

Naturally, the sexy singer hasn't shied away from showing some skin, posing in bikinis with Forde and focusing on a specific body part in a pair of other shots.

The Bajan beauty celebrated "Christmas in Barbados" with a shot of the sky with her breasts at the image focal point, followed by what appears to be a bottomless sunset shot (see it on the next page) two days later.

The singer was back at it on Saturday, posting a closeup of her breasts in a bikini ...
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Celebs Share Their Christmas Celebrations On Instagram

12/27/2014 8:34pm EST
Beyonce
Beyonce and Jay-Z spent their Christmas vacation in snowy Iceland, where the two rode snowmobiles, checked out a volcano and spent some time in the hot springs (above).

The two stars aren't the only ones who shared photos of their holidays on Instagram. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West took daughter North to meet Santa Claus; while sexy Rihanna spent the holiday in her native Barbados. And in a bikini.

See all these pics and more below...

Alessandra Ambrosio gets sexy for the holidays

Sofia Vergara and a couple of pals catch some rays on Christmas Eve in Hawaii

K...
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Who Were The Sexiest Dressed Stars Of The Year?

12/26/2014 9:00am EST
Sexiest Dressed Celebrities Of 2014
Earlier this month, Rihanna attended the British Fashion Awards wearing just a black velvet Stella McCartney tuxedo jacket. There were no pants involved. The outfit featured a plunging neckline and lots of leg. Was she even wearing panties?

The Barbadian beauty is known for taking risks in fashion and will probably be one of the sexiest dressed stars for many years to come.

But she is just one of the celebs whose made a style statement in 2014. Check out other stars who grabbed our attention...

Rihanna attended the CFDA Fashion Awards in New York City in June wearing a see-through dres...
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Why Did A Ton Of Celebrities Lose Millions Of Followers?

12/19/2014 11:20am EST
Celebs Lose A Ton of Instagram Followers In Spam Purge
Kim Kardashian just beat out Justin Bieber as the hottest celeb on Instagram.

No, it's not due to another "break the internet" stunt, just some housecleaning by Instagram to get rid of inactive, fake and spam accounts.

The social media giant states that this will maintain "the best possible experience on Instagram" by ensuring that everyone following you is a real, live person.

After the sweep, Bieber lost nearly 15 percent of his followers, more than 3.5 million. On the upside, Kim Kardashian only lost 1.3 million followers with a grand total of 22 million to the Biebs 20 million.

Othe...
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Rihanna Partners With PUMA

12/17/2014 1:06pm EST
Rihanna
Rihanna was named the new Women's Creative Director and global ambassador for Women's Training by PUMA footwear on Tuesday.

The sexy singer's campaign with the Germany-based sportswear company kicks off in January, when she'll bring her own style sensibilities to the company's collections.

"It's great to find a brand that celebrates strength and individuality. I couldn't think of a more perfect partner to collaborate with as a creative director," Rihanna said in a press release. "I'm excited for you to see what Puma and I come up with."

Related: Rihanna Ravishes In Pink At Her Very First...
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Rihanna Puts On A Sexy Cleavage Show At Her First Benefit (See Pics!)

12/12/2014 7:40pm EST
Rihanna Ravishes In Pink At Her Very First Diamond Ball Benefit
Rihanna hosted her first charity gala on Thursday night to benefit the Clara Lionel Foundation, which she founded in 2012 to help improve life in communities around the world in the areas of health, education, the arts and culture.

The first Diamond Ball was held at The Vineyard in Beverly Hills, where the likes of Kat Graham, Kim Kardashian and her mother, Kris Jenner, Salma Hayek, Brad Pitt and "Twilight" star Nikki Reed were a just few of the A-listers in attendance.

Late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel hosted the evening, and Pitt introduced the singer, who performed for the crowd.

"I ask...
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Which Celebrities Are Rumored To Be In The Illuminati?

12/11/2014 11:27pm EST
Celebrities That Conspiracy Theorists Claim Are Members Of The I
The Illuminati, that fabled organization of rich folks who run everything and aspire to take over the planet with a new world order (and may or may not even exist) is supposedly filled with dozens of Hollywood's elite.

Historically, the Illuminati began as a secret society in Bavaria during the during the 18th century, when Adam Weishaupt founded the "Order of the Illuminati" on May 1, 1776 in Ingolstadt, Upper Bavaria.

The caste is mostly comprised of rich white males, although wealth -- whether inherited or self-made -- is something that will get anyone in, thus the alleged involvement ...
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Report: Rihanna Is Expecting

12/10/2014 11:15am EST
Is Rihanna Pregnant?
Rihanna is pregnant and has written a song referencing the baby, according to a new report. The Barbadian beauty is working on songs for her new album and mentions "the baby growing inside me" on one of the tracks, claims MediaTakeOut.com.

If that's not enough proof, the pop star has reportedly banned marijuana from her recording studio, which is highly unusual for the pot-loving singer.

Rihanna apparently just learned of the pregnancy and is extremely "happy" about the news. There has been some speculation that Drake is the baby daddy.

Last week Rihanna showed up to the British Fashion ...
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Rihanna's Latest Risque Outfit: Just A Tux Jacket

12/1/2014 11:11pm EST
Rihanna
Rihanna brought the sexy to the British Fashion Awards on Monday night, wearing just a black velvet Stella McCartney tuxedo jacket to the event, which was held at the London Coliseum.

The 26-year-old left little to the imagination in her outfit, which featured a plunging neckline and lots of leg.

Britain's biggest night in fashion also featured the likes of models Cara Delevingne and Kendall Jenner, along with Emma Watson and Cara's sister Poppy, who showed of some sexy legs.

Tom Ford and Rita Ora

BFFs Cara Delevingne and Kendall Jenner

Poppy Delevingne

Cara De...
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Rihanna Goes Topless For Esquire UK

11/4/2014 9:50pm EST
Rihanna Esquire UK Dec 2014
Rihanna returned to Instagram on Monday following a hiatus since May, when she shut down her account because the site kept deleting her topless photos.

Now she's back and posting like wildfire, ironically adding several topless shots from her new shoot for the UK version of Esquire magazine.

The singer sizzles in several of the shots, which are borderline NSFW, going topless in several of them. She even pushed the limits of the site, as in one shot part of her nipple and nipple piercing are visible, while a second shot also leaves little to the imagination.

The shots were taken by famed ...
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Rihanna, Miley Cyrus Show Some Serious Skin At amfAR Inspiration Gala

10/30/2014 6:49pm EDT
Rihanna, Miley Cyrus Show Some Serious Skin At amfAR Inspiration
Rihanna and Miley Cyrus put on a display at the amfAR Inspiration Gala honoring designer Tom Ford in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening, showing off lots of cleavage and leaving little to the imagination in their revealing outfits.

Rihanna, who spent $135,000 during the benefit's auction, according to London's Mail Online, sat next to Justin Timberlake, who attended the event solo (making us wonder if those rumors about Jessica Biel are actually true).

The singer wore a white dress that featured a top that exposed both of her breasts, which were barely hidden by some purple fabric flower pe...
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30 Of The Hottest Female Celebrity Bodies

10/28/2014 10:57am EDT
The 30 Hottest Female Celebrity Bodies
Who has the hottest body in Hollywood? It depends on your pleasure - curvy features, caramel skintones, long legs or toned arms.

We need to point out that Jennifer Lopez is 45. Some of the ladies on this list are barely in their 20s, while Lopez is nearly twice their age. The singer/actress looks just as good as they do, if not better.

Check out more sexy celebrity bodies...

Megan Fox has had two kids and still manages to looking smoking hot.

Scarlett Johansson is taking a breather from the spotlight while she raises her newborn daughter, but she's always been known for her curves...
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10 Celebrities Who Had A Crazy Celebrity Stalker

10/25/2014 6:00am EDT
10 Celebrities Who Had A Crazy Celebrity Stalker
Plenty of people become passionate fans of their favorite celebrity, but things can get scary when some take their desire too far. Here are 10 hot Hollywood stars who have had to deal with a celebrity stalker.

Jennifer Lawrence

The Hunger Games actress never had direct contact with her stalker but that's probably a good thing considering how crazy Han Cong Zhao turned out to be.

The Canadian citizen reportedly sent hundreds of text messages and phone calls to Blaine Lawrence, Jennifer's brother. He said that he wanted to "protect her" and that he blamed Blaine for Jennifer being in Bos...
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No Butts About It: 30 Celebrity Smokers

10/9/2014 2:07pm EDT
No Butts About It: 30 Celebrity Smokers
Everyone knows smoking is bad, but many celebrities can't help lighting up. Maybe they have a tough time quitting the habit, or perhaps they smoke to keep off the weight. A cheeseburger is worse than a cigarette, right?

It may surprise you that some of these stars smoke - others you won't find so shocking.

Keira Knightley is a smoker, and it's probably part of the reason why she's so thin. She's also been accused of having an eating disorder. Early in 2014 she admitted that her grandmother and great-grandmother had anorexia but denied suffering from the disease herself. Either way, both h...
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10 Celebrity Narcissists

10/1/2014 1:39pm EDT
10 Celebrity Narcissists
People who are narcissistic are extremely absorbed with themselves. They believe they are the center of the universe and are very prideful, vain and egotistic.

Narcissistic people do things purely to get attention, such as constantly posting provocative photos on social media. The thrive on being admired by others.

It's no surprise that Hollywood is full of big headed, over-indulgent celebs who truly think they world revolves around them.

The king of narcissistic celebs has to be Kanye West. He once said, "I am the number-one human being in music," and told Entertainment Weekly that he's...
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Rihanna Blasts CBS For Pulling Her Thursday Night Football Song In Wake Of Ray Rice Story

9/16/2014 10:32pm EDT
Rihanna
Rihanna has finally addressed CBS' pulling of a song she's featured on for the premiere of its "Thursday Night Football" broadcast last week, and she's steaming mad over it.

Because of the recent footage of Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice knocking out his then girlfriend in an elevator, the network opted to cut the song from its inaugural broadcast in order to address the serious domestic issue.

The song is a version of Jay-Z's "Run This Town," which features Kanye West and Rihanna, who sings the song's chorus, and actor Don Cheadle provides a voiceover to open the show. Inste...
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New Photos: Rihanna Shows Some Serious Leg In A Gold Mini-Dress, Emma Stone Dazzles, Two Princes & Lots More!

9/14/2014 12:21pm EDT
New Photos: Rihanna Shows Some Serious Leg In A Gold Mini-Dress,
Here are just a few of the names in our latest batch of new photos: Rihanna, Natalie Dormer, Robert Pattinson, Emma Stone and Lydia Bright.

Rihanna showed off some serious leg in a gold miniskirt on her way to Nobu restaurant in Tribeca, New York on Thursday, carrying a bright pink coat and paying close attention to her cell.

Dormer, who stars in HBO's epic "Game of Thrones," checked out Ibiza Rocks with The Kooks held at the Ibiza Rocks Hotel held in -- where else -- celeb hotspot Ibiza, Spain; while Pattinson showed off his new old "Twilight" hairdo.

Stone dazzled at the "Magic in the ...
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Rihanna Rocks A Hot Pink Bikini On Vacation In Italy!

8/31/2014 6:31pm EDT
Rihanna
Rihanna shared a few sexy snaps of herself in a bikini on Twitter this week, flaunting her curves in a bright pink two-piece.

The sexy singer added a shot in a yellow and orange sports bikini, followed by a shot in a crocheted dress that has summer written all over it.

The singer is currently vacationing on the Mediterranean Sea following her "Monster Tour" with Eminem, which wrapped up its six-show run in Detroit, Michigan's Comerica Park on August 23.

Rihanna has been staying on a luxury yacht in Ponza, Italy, where she's enjoying her down time.
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NFL To Charge Halftime Acts To Perform?

8/20/2014 5:21pm EDT
Halftime Show
Katy Perry, Coldplay and Rihanna have all reportedly been approached by the National Football League to possibly perform during halftime of Super Bowl XLIX on Feb. 1, 2015. But there's a catch.

The NFL, according to the Wall Street Journal, wants this year's performers to pay to put on their act for millions of TV viewers around the globe.

The league, which only gets a measly $4 million for 30 seconds of ad time during the big game, thinks artists should have to give them a cut of their post-performance profits from touring and boosted album sales following the performance.

The Journal r...
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Drake Says '666' Rihanna Video Wasn't A Diss

8/7/2014 8:13pm EDT
Rihanna and Drake
Tabloids were buzzing that Drake was done with Rihanna after he displayed a photo of her during a concert with the Number of the Beast, 666, flashing over her.

On Monday Drake was performing that the OVO Fest when he began the song Days of East, which many believe to be a tune about good friend and one-time girlfriend Rihanna. On a huge video screen behind Drake, fiery sixes appeared along with a quick glimpse of Rihanna's face. Theories about the display ranged from the tew breaking up to Rihanna's membership with The Illuminati.

So is Drake equating Rihanna to Satan after some sort o...
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NYC Homeless Man Arrested For Stalking And Harassing Rihanna

7/27/2014 7:31am EDT
NYC Homeless Man Arrested For Stalking And Harassing Rihanna
New York authorities have detained a homeless man on suspicion of harassing and stalking international pop star Rihanna.

Last week, Kevin Mcglynn was arrested by police and he was arraigned on charges of stalking, menacing, and harassment in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday.

The creepy 53-year-old is accused of sending a bunch of threatening messages to the Barbadian singer delivering many of them by hand to her apartment.

According to the Daily News, Mcglynn was allegedly caught on video surveillance on three different occasions this past month delivering the disturbing communiqués to...
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Rihanna Posts & Deletes Controversial Tweet About Palestine

7/16/2014 1:00pm EDT
Rihanna Posts & Deletes Controversial Tweet About Palestine
Rihanna is in hot water after posting a "#FreePalestine" message on Twitter and then quickly deleting it.

The tweet was only online for eight minutes on Tuesday, but that was long enough for some of her 37 million followers and the media to pick up on it. NY Mag says the message was retweeted 7,000 times.

A source told TMZ.com: "She deleted it because it was never meant to be tweeted. She didn't even realize it was a tweet until she started hearing from her fans."

The pop star was reportedly reading about the Gaza strip conflict online when she clicked a link, and the tweet was accidenta...
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Karrueche Tran Breaks Down While Discussing Love Triangle With Rihanna And Chris Brown

7/15/2014 3:33pm EDT
Karrueche Tran
Karrueche Tran opened up about not only dating celebrity Chris Brown, but having to deal with Brown's celebrity ex Rihanna.

Tran, who has been taking Chris Brown on and off since 2010, was on Keke Palmer's BET talk show Just Keke. Of course, the topic of her well-known boyfriend came up. "I've never dated a celebrity before," the model said. "Paparazzi and all that... even the situation with Rihanna. The reason people tune into this, is that it's relatable. I have girlfriends, family who have gone through the situation. It's the case of the ex."

She continued, "In this case, my boyfriend ...
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Rihanna Parties With German National Team After World Cup Win

7/14/2014 11:15am EDT
Rihanna World Cup
Rihanna was granted VIP access to the celebrating Germany National Team players after they won the World Cup in Brazil.

While Rihanna had a Brazilian flag painted on her neck to honor the host nation, she was backing the German team to take home the cup in person at the final game on Sunday. She edited a bikini shot of herself to include the German flag and wrote, "For my German boys" on Twitter.

For my German boys pic.twitter.com/cRzlNINBuf

— Rihanna (@rihanna) July 13, 2014

Once the game was over, the Bajan singer congratulated the team, writing, "Congrats to my German boyz! This wa...
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Rihanna Shares Photo Of 'Family Guy' Peter Griffin Wearing Her See-Through CFDA Gown

6/6/2014 12:21am EDT
Peter Griffin
Who wore it better: Rihanna or Family Guy Peter Griffin?

The singer shared a side-by-side image of herself with the animated TV character wearing the same, now infamous, see-through dress that Ri-Ri wore on the red carpet at the CFDA Awards Monday night.

The Bajan singer had the internet buzzing Tuesday morning when photos of her were released online and revealed that she left little to the imagination in a shimmering, curve-hugging see-through gown and just a nude thong on underneath.

The singer's exposed backside and her nipples were clearly visible in the dress, which showed off why s...
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