Friday, June 22nd, 2007 at 7:27 am
It doesn’t matter that Rihanna is blowing up in the
“A lot of them hate me, but a lot of them love me. I don’t really let the ones that hate me stop me from doing what I wanna do,” she told Entertainment Weekly. “They always have something to say about what I’m wearing, what I’m not wearing, like in the ‘Umbrella’ video. If I wear a swimsuit to the beach, it’s a problem, they put it on the front of the newspaper and call into programs. It really annoys me when people that I try to represent and I try to put them on the map as much as I can — you know, I didn’t have to put Tridents in my videos. A Trident is a symbol of the flag. I didn’t have to talk about them. I didn’t have to even mention that I’m from
Rihanna’s hit song “Umbrella” is still #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 Singles chart for the fourth consecutive week. We also recently reported that Rihanna was named 2007 Venus Breeze ‘Celebrity Legs of Goddess’ by Gillette. Apparently the singer agreed with Gillette and took out a $1 million insurance policy on her legs.