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Rihanna is Really Smart, Says Melina Matsoukas

Rihanna is Really Smart, Says Melina Matsoukas

Rihanna stays incognito with a hooded sweater and shades as she arrives at her hotel in Dublin, Ireland on Friday (May 21).

Melina Matsoukas is the director who recently helmed Rihanna’s “Hard”, “Rude Boy” and “Rockstar 101” music videos. She recently said in an interview, “She’s definitely really smart with her ideas and creative and she gets it. I think that’s the thing with all of those three. I have very similar taste, so we’re able to collaborate on ideas. And it’s not like a competition or we’re battling each other, and that makes it fun.”

Tomorrow, Rihanna is playing her “Last Girl on Earth” concert at The O2 in Dublin.

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  • Jim

    Very hard looking woman.

  • tal

    love you RIRI !

  • Halo

    She used to be so cute.

  • meme

    Rihanna looks very old for twenty-two.

  • xcited

    Damn, Rihanna looks more and more tranny every time I see her.

  • Winter

    Only four photos?

  • Winter

    and they all look the same.
    Waste of a post.

  • salma

    Not loving her style lately. She hasn’t been on point for a while.

  • two dollars

    I’m shocked her boobs aren’t hanging out.

  • prancer

    Rihanna is trying too hard with her image.

  • Adam

    Great body. Shame she’s going bald.

  • who?

    Who?

  • Lawton

    Looks like a tired, middle aged housewife.

  • Lauren

    I LOVE her body. She is so hot.

  • http://gberv bf bh

    ona jest super !!

  • Cathyhi5RiRiHD

    LOVE HER!!!!!!!!

    I have a message from RiRi:

    They can say whatever
    Ima do whatever
    No pain is forever Yup!
    You know this
    Tougher than a lion
    Aint no need in tryin
    I live where the sky ends Yup!
    You know this

    Never lying
    Truth teller
    That Rihanna reign just wont let up
    All black on
    Black top shades
    Black top maybach
    Ima rock this sh*t
    Like fashion
    As in goin to this Gang stop
    And my runway never looked so clear
    But the hottest bit** in heels right here
    No fear
    And while youre gettin your cry on
    Im gettin my fly on
    Sincere
    I see you aiming at my pedestal
    I better let you know

    That I, I, I, I’m so hard

  • eightball

    @Cathyhi5RiRiHD: You know her? Ask her to take some voice lessons. She sounds terrible live.

  • mickey

    ugly chick.

  • Seriously?

    @Jim: That’s a man!

  • Coldplayer

    Love her!

  • xoxo

    @Lawton: Is she going to be on the upcoming season of The Real Housewives of NY?

  • GROSS

    GROSS.

  • GROSS

    HOODED TRANNY.

  • Royal

    Rihanna doesn’t come across as too bright in her interviews. Of course, her director will say she’s smart cause that’s her cash cow.

  • Dani

    Is her hair real or fake?
    She seems to suddenly have a lot more hair.

  • Cathyhi5RiRiHD

    She so hard. Yep, u know this. RiRi also said:

    All up on it
    Know u wanna clone it
    Aint like me (that chick to phoney)
    Ride this beat beat beat (like a pony)
    Meet me at the top (top) top
    (Getting loaded)
    Who think they test me now?
    Run through this town I shut it down
    Brilliant resilient fanmail from 27 million

    And I want it all
    Gonna take more than that
    Hope that I know you got

    I need it all
    The money the fame the cars the clothes
    I cant just let you run up on me like that (all up on me like that) yeah

    I see you aiming on my pedestal
    So I think I gotta let u know

    That I, I, I, I’m so hard

  • SayWhat?!
  • mona from Nigeria

    @eightball: You are a jerk, riri is a diva…ha ha ha

  • bajan

    RI GIRL ENJOY

  • RedRock

    @mona from Nigeria: Why is that person a jerk? Because they think she needs vocal lessons? That’s probably one of the more constructive and accurate assessments I’ve read here. You’re the one who’s the jerk for calling someone names because they don’t agree with your opinion about your idol.

  • aww

    she looks sweet but worn out.

  • known

    Rihanna is being smart. Yeah her style used to be on point but her album sales were dying so now shes she tryna get your attention again! She knows what shes doing!!!

  • mel

    really? she’s smart eh? she comes off as half retarded anytime i’ve seen her interviewed. and she looks like a ghetto hood rat these days. she used to look quite good. now…not so much.

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