Reactions As Rihanna Graces The Cover Of Vogue Hong Kong
Nine-time Grammy winner, Rihanna has not only broken records in music but is setting trends in fashion.
The 31-year-old singer recently graced the cover of Vogue Hong Kong magazine. The magazine declared her an “icon for our times and the ultimate fashion force.”
“Icon for our times and the ultimate fashion force, Rihanna is Vogue Hong Kong’s September issue cover star. As a singer, actress, businesswoman, philanthropist, and fashion designer, Rihanna’s multi-hyphenate prowess manifests in a symphony of patterns, photographed by rising image-maker Hanna Moon, whose vibrant lens captures the spirit of today.”
Rihanna is known for embracing various musical styles and reinventing her image throughout her career.
Fans and celebrities pour in praise and adoration for the music cum fashion queen:
Rihanna is the first black woman to cover Vogue Hong Kong and she lands the SEPTEMBER issue. HER POWER. pic.twitter.com/0d44eOAlVl
— femme fatale (@eliesaaab) August 30, 2019
— ANNE-MARIE (@AnneMarie) August 30, 2019
Rihanna for Vogue Hong Kong 🔥🔥🔥🔥😩😍😍 this girl is fireeeeeee pic.twitter.com/UokIuz8jBy
— Kaylah (@KaylahOniwo) August 30, 2019
Meanwhile, a number of fans are not happy that the singer is yet to drop an album. Her last album, “Anti” was released in 2016.
We need music no pictures dear.
— Balogun of Port Harcourt (@manlike_solomon) August 30, 2019
you’re cute but that’s not what we want robyn. where’s the album pic.twitter.com/Tu7Sp1m1Bt
— ya parisian (@lounafenty) August 30, 2019
Where's da ALBUM? pic.twitter.com/xM7BBcCVmL
— ho🍒 (@RihannaNepal) August 30, 2019
Rihanna has been on a trail of entrepreneurial ventures, most notably in the fashion industry. Her cosmetic brand Fenty Beauty was launched in September 2017. Fenty Beauty was named one of Time magazine’s best inventions of 2017.
In May 2019, Rihanna confirmed that her upcoming ninth studio album would be a reggae project.
Born Robyn Rihanna Fenty, the Barbadian singer has sold over 250 million records. She is one of the world’s best-selling music artists. She has earned 14 number-one singles and 31 top-ten singles in the US, and 30 top-ten entries in the UK. Her accolades include nine Grammy Awards, 13 American Music Awards, 12 Billboard Music Awards, and six Guinness World Records.
Forbes ranked her among the top ten highest-paid celebrities in 2012 and 2014, and Time named her as one of the 100 most influential people in the world twice (2012 and 2018).
With an estimated net worth of N216,000,000,000 ($600 million), Rihanna is the richest female musician in the world.