.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Chris Brown is a Grammy Award-winner singer. (Photo credit: Instagram/chrisbrownofficial)

  • Chris Brown is accused of hitting a woman in Los Angeles
  • This is not the first time he is being investigated for assault and battery
  • In 2009, he was arrested for physically assaulting singer Rihanna

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
ASAP Rocky had featured in Rihanna's Fenty Skin campaign. (Photo credit: Twitter/Rihanna)

  • Rocky said Rihanna is the "only one", and referred to her as "my lady"
  • Rihanna and Rocky have been romantically associated since July 2020
  • The two spent Christmas with Rihanna's family in Barbados

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Singer Rihanna mourned the loss of innocent lives due to the ongoing conflict between Israel and Palestine. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@rihanna)

  • "I can't bear to see it!", read Rihanna's statement on the ongoing conflict
  • She elaborated on the need for a call to action and slammed the extremists and government
  • A few netizens reacted with messages saying "free Palestine", while some asked her to get her facts right 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Comedian Munawar Faruqui was jailed for more than a month after he was hounded at a gig in the central city of Indore. (Photo Credit: YouTube ScreenGrab/Munawar Faruqui)

  • Rihanna recently sparked a social media storm by wearing a pendant of Ganesh in a topless photo
  • A theatre festival was cancelled when a right-wing group threatened "aggressive protests" 
  • Narendra Modi's government signalled it will give legal cover to campaign against religious offence

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Rihanna has been in a romantic relationship with A$AP Rocky (Photo Credit: Instagram/@badgalriri)

  • Rihanna was not nominated for the Grammy Awards or was scheduled to perform
  • She has not released a music album since five years
  • Many believe her business ventures have been distracting her from the music albums

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Rihanna has more than 101 million followers on Twitter. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ @badgalriri)

  • Rihanna lent her support to the ongoing farmers' protest in India on February 2
  • "Why aren't we talking about this?!" she wrote on Twitter
  • Her single tweet led to a perfect storm on social media

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Robyn Rihanna Fenty, much better known as Rihanna, is a US citizen with roots in Barbados, which often has been reflected in her songs. (Photo credit: Instagram/@badgirlriri)

  • Rihanna's music, over the years, has traversed into several genres
  • She has collaborated with several prominent musicians, such as Eminem, Drake, Calvin Harris, and Kendrick Lamar
  • Her last album 'Anti' came out in 2017

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Rihanna is an American popstar who was born in Saint Michael and raised in Barbados. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The pop singer turns 33 today
  • Rihanna has recorded numerous albums and singles 
  • She is celebrated for her hit songs 'love the way you lie' and 'Desperado'

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Rihanna's post has 214k likes, 4710 comments, and 35.5k retweets as of today afternoon. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@rihanna) (Photo credit : Instagram/@badgalriri)

  • Rihanna tweeted a picture of hearself wear she was seen wearing a pink short only
  • The presence of a Ganesha locket in her topless picture has irked many Indians
  • Even her fans said that this was taking it too far

Claudia Conway had a heartfelt conversation with Katy Perry while performing at the auditions (Photo Credit: ScreenGrab/ Twitter/ @AmericanIdol)

  • Claudia's mother served as a senor counselor of former US President Donald Trump
  • The 16-year-old was asked about the kind of relationship she shares with her mother
  • Lionel Richie and Katy Perry approved of her performance and decided to take her further in the competition