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Rihanna, Kanye West All About Sex, Power at Pre-Super Bowl Show (see!)

Rihanna and Kanye West duet  onstage during DirecTV Super Saturday Night. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Rihanna and Kanye West duet onstage during DirecTV Super Saturday Night. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Rihanna and Kanye West united for a power performance, make that two performances, at DirecTV’s annual pre-Super Bowl Party in Scottsdale, Ariz. Collaborator Paul McCartney, however, was a no show.

Rihanna, who has been a hiatus after producing seven albums in seven years, showed she hasn’t lost any of her sexual energy.

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She performed an hour-long set that included many of her hits.

West’s appearance created some anticipation that McCartney would hit the stage next to perform his collaboration with them “FourFiveSeconds.” But it was not to be.

Instead, Rihanna was joined by rap duo Rae Sremmurd. They performed their hit “No Type” with Rihanna before she yielded the stage for them to perform “No Flex Zone” solo.

Rihanna a Busty Babe on Stage
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West also performed a 10-minute mini-set solo. He sang a medley that included “Black Skinhead” from his album Yeezus, and “Niggas in Paris” from his collaboration with Jay Z on Watch the Throne.

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He also sang “Clique,” “Gold Digger” and “Flashing Lights” from Cruel Summer.

Then he slowed things down to perform his new McCartny collaboration “Only One.” The song is a tribute to his late mother Donda West, sung from her point of view to baby North West.

It was his first live performance of the song, according to Rolling Stone.

West and Rihanna sang “Run This Town,” “All of the Lights” and a mash-up of “Diamonds From Sierra Leone (Remix)” and “Diamonds” that brought down the house.

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