For her new song, the curtain rose on the 24-year-old singer lounging on a gold chaise covered by opaque netting in an ancient Egyptian themed set.
She was surrounded by burly, shirtless men and a harem of dancers. Rihanna was dressed in a black and white crop top and a leather miniskirt with a wide gold belt and black boots.
Although the singer is not known for lots of choreography on tour, she showed she could dance with the best of them in her video for “Where Have You Been.” She performed the same routine live on SNL and looked flawless. Also, no lip-syncing here.
Here earlier performance was a medley of “Birthday Cake” and “Talk that Talk.” She wore thigh-high black boots, tiny hot pants and a sheer, loose-fitting top and a jewel-encrusted baseball cap.
her brief performance of “Birthday Cake” may have been a shout-out to ex-boyfriend Chris Brown. Earlier on her Twitter page, she wrote “Happy Birthday @chrisbrown.”
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