Rihanna, or RiRi as her fans and tabloids fondly refer to her, is a Barbadian megastar. She’s a multifaceted businesswoman, with her name in fashion, movies, and music. She had early success starting in 2004 with her songs Pon de Replay, SOS, Umbrella, and Disturbia. Rihanna’s been in the Billboard top 100 numerous times, and Forbes and Time named her one of the top 100 most powerful and influential celebrities in the world. In 2012 alone, she earned $53 million!
Although her public and personal life have been in question over the years, with her on again off again relationship with Chris Brown, and being linked to many other costars and fellow recording artists, Rihanna has continued to dominate the entertainment scene professionally.
Rihanna is currently on her fifth concert tour called the Diamonds World Tour, doing 97 shows worldwide to promote her album Unapologetic. Fans are battling in lines to get tickets to her super popular show, to see her perform in amazing outfits from designers from major fashion houses such as Givenchy, Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik, and Christian Dior. Rihanna’s Diamonds World Tour has five acts, as well as an encore, and is packed with fan favourites as well as new material. Critics have been raving about the show, saying it’s her best tour to date, and her show is a thrill ride to experience.
Rihanna’s Diamonds World Tour comes to South Africa in October 2013, and if you haven’t gotten tickets yet, now’s the time! She’s coming to FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on October 13th, 2013, and to Cape Town Stadium in Cape Town in October 16th, 2013. Tickets are available from Computicket, BigConcerts.co.za, or you can get Rihanna Diamonds World Tour Tickets on Gumtree, possibly for less! Gumtree can be a great source for last minute concert tickets, especially when the show is sold out. Go dance your face off with Rihanna next week with the queen herself.