It’s not all good in the friendly skies for many journalists and fans globetrotting with Rihanna in support of her 777 Tour. Here’s a breakdown of the reported “bedlam” that has taken place on the Boeing aircraft.
MTV – By now you may have heard that shortly after takeoff around 4 this morning, our tour plane descended into bedlam, as a large group of passengers (mostly journalists), could no longer contain the frustration that had been building over the past 48 hours or so. If you’ve been following along, you could probably tell — even positive show reviews were taking on a clipped tone, there was a general undercurrent of “I’m writing about this because I have to, but I am miserable” to many updates.
Rihanna Lights Up The Stage In Berlin
Frank Ocean appeared to be one sip away from a terrible decision as he posed for photos with Miles Teller and Kid Cudi at the GQ Men of The Year party at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles on Tuesday (November 13). Ned The Wino, commonly referred to as Drunk Ass Tami in Crunkland, would be proud.
The 25-year-old singer has been keeping busy since the summer release of his debut studio album ‘Channel Orange’, spending time in the studio with the likes of Jay-Z and Pharrell.
When quizzed by MTV News on the red carpet at the event about the ever-growing roster of artists who want to work with him these days, he responded, “That’s not a problem. It’s not, like, a tragedy. It’s cool, it’s awesome, it just means people fuck with me, and that’s cool.”
Earlier this week, Andre 3000 spoke to Fuse TV about linking with the singer/songwriter for the track “Pink Matter.”
To celebrate the release of her seventh album, ‘Unapologetic’, Rihanna is making a dizzying journey to play seven intimate shows in seven cities in seven different countries in seven days. I’m getting jet lagged just thinking about it.
Joining Rihbound for her 777 Tour: Nearly 250 members of her team, media and members of the Rihanna Navy from around the globe. Safe travels to all of our friends who made the trip!
“You guys ready? Seven seven muthafuckin’ seven! Ready for Mexico? Ready for some tequila? Let’s get drunk!” Rihanna asked over the loudspeaker of the Delta 777 jet on Wednesday (November 14).
and Rashida Jones
turned up the glam for the 2012 GQ Men of The Year Party held at the Chateau Marmont on Tuesday (November 13) in Los Angeles.
Also pictured: Common, Big Sean, Chris Bosh and Jamie Foxx.
Style notes: Rashida paired a Marni top with a Band of Outsiders jacket. Rihanna wore a Calvin Klein dress that could easily double as a sleepwear while Cassie opted to stay recession friendly by showing up to the event in one of Diddy’s old pageant gowns.
Weigh in on which star reigned supreme on the red carpet in the comments below.
Rihanna held her own against the likes of Adriana Lima, Doutzen Kroes and Alessandra Ambrosio while providing the soundtrack of the evening at the 2012 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in New York City last night.
The Bajan beauty performed two songs off her new album ‘Unapologetic’ as models invaded the runway — “Diamonds” and the event appropriate track “Fresh Off The Runway.”
The show will be aired in the US on the CBS network on December 4. Fun fact: last year it was the number one television show for adults aged 18 to 49 years old in the country.