British invasion Rita Ora wrapped herself up in wallpaper from Derek J’s salon to sing “Hot Right Now,” “R.I.P,” and “How We Do” on French talk show ‘Le Grand Journal.’ Watch her hit the stage over at Rap-Up and weigh in on her look in the comments.
The Roc Nation import put rumors to rest that she and Rihanna were cooking up beef while partying in London together at Jay-Z’s close friend Tyran “Ty Ty” Smith’s 40th birthday party when Rita posted a picture of Curry Goat kissing her on the cheek.
In the latest video installment of her VEVO lift campaign, label boss Jay-Z had nothing but positive things to say about the Kosovo-born, West London-bred singer. You mad, Blu Cantrell?
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“When she enters the room it changes. And that presence . . . you can’t duplicate that, especially at such a young age,” Jay-Z said of his protege. “It was just infectious to me like ‘man, she loves this.’ She’s driven in that way.”
He continued: “She has that bit of punk rock feeling to her which I love.”