Rihanna is adding to her list of U.K. endeavors. The R&B diva recently announced a hosting gig on the fashion competition show “Styled to Rock,” and now she’s set to design a collection for high end British brand River Island. Rihanna says in a statement posted on her website that she’s wanted to design her own line for some time now, and River Island seemed like the “perfect partner.”
TattleTailz reports that She explains that she wanted to work with a family run business, adding that she was also drawn to the fact that River Island “loves to have fun with clothes.” For their part, River Island’s CEO tells “Vogue” they’re “thrilled” to work with Rihanna, whom they call a “style icon.”
Rihanna’s highly-anticipated River Island collection is scheduled to hit the market in the spring of 2013. Meanwhile, “Styled to Rock” is set to premiere next month.Rihanna decided to leave her beautiful yacht today (July 17) for a cruise around Porto Cervo, Italy.
Ne-Yo has revealed he has been working with Rihanna in the recording studio on her highly anticipated seventh studio album. Rihanna was pictured heading to several different recording studios in London last month while working on the follow-up to 2011â€²s â€˜Talk That Talkâ€™, and Ne-Yo says he has been writing and recording songs with the Bajan pop star in recent weeks.
â€œI just recently went in to do some stuff for Rihanna, you know,â€ Ne-Yo exclusively told Capital FM this week. â€œSheâ€™s the hardest working woman in showbiz right now. Sheâ€™s in the process of putting together a new album as we speak. I got in [the studio] with Stargate and David Guetta and a few other people for that project, so Iâ€™m keeping busy man, Iâ€™m definitely keeping busy.â€
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