Rihanna takes us behind the scenes at carnival and reminds us what she was like recording new music

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is releasing a ebook (Picture: Rex Features)

Just once we thought Rihanna would possibly bestow upon us some new tunes (we’ve solely been ready 342 years), the mogul has gone and launched her newest undertaking.

Unfortunately, we’re nonetheless far-off from tunes.

But we’ve received a ebook. Or relatively a ‘visual autobiography’. Which is one thing and we actually ought to cease being so egocentric and demanding of our queen, Ri.

Taking to Twitter on Monday, the Rude Boy singer, 31, shared with us she’s spent the previous half-decade engaged on a ebook of reminiscences.

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Rihanna’s Crop Over carnival outfits are all the pieces (Picture: Mega)

‘Over 5 years in the making… happy to finally share this collection of incredible memories,’ she wrote alongside a clip.



‘Thanks to all of the photographers & artists that contributed & to @phaidon for working with me to publish my first piece of art in a new industry!’

Turns out this blessing of a ebook will characteristic over 1,000 photos of the star, so now we have quite a bit to be glad about this week.

The hardcover tome, aptly titled Rihanna (is there some other title?), is 504 pages of awesomeness which can, in line with Rolling Stone, characteristic dozens of ‘intimate’ images of Rihanna’s ‘life as a musician, performer, designer, and entrepreneur’.

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She auctioned off the ebook at her Diamond Ball (Picture: WireImage)

And weight 15 kilos, apparently.

A press assertion learn: ‘From her childhood in Barbados to her worldwide tours, from quintessential fashion moments to private time with friends and family, the book showcases intimate photographs of her life as a musician, performer, designer, and entrepreneur.’

In some fairly epic behind-the-scenes moments, the star is seen in the studio, on photoshoots and preparing for her well-known carnivale.

Each 12 months we hang around for the mighty Rihanna’s appears as she takes to the streets in varied glowing getups and now we’ve been afforded a glance into the backstage moments.

Is…is that this higher than music?

Er, perhaps not, but it surely’s a pleasant factor to tide us over, as clearly followers thought she was dropping new bops.

‘I’m so pleased with you❤❤ R9 would actually be nice proper now although😭,’ one wrote in the feedback part, as one other added: ‘AND I THOUGHT THIS IS ABOUT THE ALBUM DAMN MA.’



Riri stated of the ebook: ‘I am so excited to share this collection of incredible images. I’m very grateful to the proficient photographers and artists who contributed. We’ve been engaged on the ebook for over 5 years and I’m actually blissful to have the ability to lastly share it with all people.’

At her current Diamond Ball, it was reported Cardi B bid on an Ultra Luxury Supreme signed copy of the ebook, together with its 2,000-pound marble pedestal, for $111,000 (£90,000).

There’s solely 10 of these.

Rihanna is on the market to pre-order now.

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