Rihanna Headling Pre-Super Bowl Bash

 December 28th 2008    News    By: admin     With 8 Comments  Share:

Rihanna is set to headline a musical extravaganza airing on TV just days before the Super Bowl — and joining her on the bill is a band whose star bassist recently welcomed a baby boy!

The NFL Pepsi Smash Super Bowl Bash, featuring performances by Rihanna, Fall Out Boy (with proud papa Pete Wentz) and Lifehouse, airs live on VH1 Thursday, January 29 at 9 p.m. EST.

Jerry O’Connell will host the star-studded concert.
Source: ET

Rihanna to work in action flick(?)

 December 26th 2008    News    By: admin     With 12 Comments  Share:

‘Umbrella’ hitmaker Rihanna plans to add another feather to her already well adorned cap.

The singer is being considered to play the female lead in the remake of the hit ‘The Last Dragon’ with Samuel L Jackson, ‘Ace Showbiz’ reported.

Rapper RZA, who is producing the film, said that though several female artists were being looked at for the role, he tends to choose the 20-year-old to fill in the part in the remake project.

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Rihanna’s Shopping Spree

 December 20th 2008    News    By: RienQueRihanna     With 5 Comments  Share:

Rihanna proved she is a girl after our own hearts after going on a £10,000 shopping spree in London last week. The Umbrella singer racked up the huge bill in just over an hour at London’s Harvey Nichols store.

Grazia reports that she picked up a black swing hem Alaia coat, several t-shirts and a pair of leggings by the Olsen twins label ‘The Row’. But that’s not all she also opted for pieces by Stella McCartney and Marc Jacobs as well.

Credit crunch? What credit crunch? It seems the celebrity world hasn’t been hit by the financial crisis like the rest of the world.

Source: Female First

Christina Milian: Def Jam probably dropped me because of Rihanna

 December 20th 2008    News    By: RienQueRihanna     With 29 Comments  Share:

Christina Milian is back on her first magazine cover since parting ways with Island Def Jam in 2006. The 27-year-old singer breaks her silence to Rap-Up on the emotional past two years, her reaction to ex-boyfriend Nick Cannon’s marriage to Mariah Carey, and her brand new album on MySpace Records. (…)

On the reason why she was dropped:

“It was a budget cut, I believe. [Def Jam] probably got rid of projects like mine to spend the money on [Rihanna].”

Source: Just Jared

Sugababes to Work With Rihanna and Beyonce Knowles’ Producers

 December 20th 2008    News    By: RienQueRihanna     With 3 Comments  Share:

British girl group will be teaming up with powerhouse producers behind and ‘ hit singles, according band’s member Keisha Buchanan. “We’re going to be working with producers who’ve worked with Beyonce and Rihanna so we’re really looking forward to next year,” she said in an interview.

In mentioning whom the band want to work with for their new album, Keisha also puts on her wish list. “We’d also love to work with Cee-Lo from – we met him when we were working with [US record producer] Dallas Austin and we’d love to do something with him,” Keisha stated.

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