Rihanna is returning to her residence nation for the ‘most colourful pageant within the Caribbean,’ and made the thrilling announcement whereas rocking a standard twisted coiffure.
Rihanna, 31, is reporting reside with “breaking information” — she’s coming to Barbados! That’s what the Fenty proprietor introduced in an Instagram Story video on July 15, by which she surprised as at all times whereas carrying her hair in Bantu knots. The coiffure, which originated from Africa and options parts of hair twisted into small knots everywhere in the head, was additionally worn on stage by the singer on the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Awards!
Rihanna really had two bulletins to make, nevertheless. She revealed that she’s heading to her residence nation for Crop Over 2019, which is a six-week pageant that celebrates the wrap up of sugar cane season and dates again 200 years, in keeping with Barbados’ official tourism web site. We’re anxiously anticipating RiRi’s outfit for this 12 months’s festivities, because the pageant’s Grand Kadooment parade at all times attracts out costumes heavy in rainbow colours, feathers and jewels! That’s why Barbados’ tourism web site can rightly name the weeks-long celebration the “most colourful pageant within the Caribbean.”
Rihanna doesn’t return for Crop Over yearly, however when she does, the “Work” singer goes all out. In 2017, Rihanna stepped out for the Grand Kadooment Day’s parade in gigantic wings pieced along with feathers in shades of teal, inexperienced and sizzling pink — and that’s not together with RiRi’s sequined bikini set, or her matching feather headpiece! Rihanna additionally dressed to theme for the pageant’s 2015, 2013 and 2011 parades — and shortly, we will add 2019 to that checklist! This 12 months’s Grand Kadooment parade is ready for Aug. 5.
Some followers hoped the “breaking information” was the completion of Rihanna’s ninth studio album, because the demand for “R9” by no means ceases. “I believed the breaking information was her album was dropping subsequent week 😒 I’m not in Barbados love 😂😂,” one such fan commented underneath Baller Alert’s submit above, and even her ex Chris Brown, 30, has joined the wait.
“Identical to everybody else, Chris is eagerly awaiting new music from Ri as a result of she evokes him and is a measuring stick for his personal work,” a supply near the R&B singer EXCLUSIVELY instructed HollywoodLife. “He is aware of the place he has to try to in his profession as soon as her music comes out. So his pleasure degree to see what she is popping out with is at a fever pitch.”