“They say in life we all swim with sharks. But that’s not enough for Rihanna. On the 40th anniversary of Jaws, she faces off with three eight-foot predators for Bazaar’s March 2015 Issue.”
Can you imagine being asked to swim with sharks for a photoshoot? I can’t… but that’s just another day in the life of the fabulous & fearless Rihanna. The shoot took place this past December at the Florida Aquarium in Tampa. In this tank, 3 sand tiger shark live. They are all over 3 feet. The end result was nothing less than spectacular.
LAURA BROWN: Swimming with sharks is not only scary, it’s a big metaphor. How did you learn to swim with the sharks of life?
RIHANNA: I try my best to avoid the sharks of life, but I have had my share of experiences with them, and in those cases I just have to handle them accordingly. But I do not swim with sharks … sharks swim with sharks.
LB: Being famous for a decade now, you would have had to develop a thick skin. In what ways are you tough, and in what ways are you sensitive?
R: This skin has been developing since my first day at school. It didn’t happen after fame; I couldn’t survive fame if I didn’t already have it. So sometimes the toughest thing in life is to be vulnerable. I’m not generally a sensitive person, but I tend to be more sensitive toward others and what they’re going through. I don’t know if that’s the healthiest thing, but it’s the truth.
LB: What is a perfect day for you?
R: The day I wake up without cellulite? Now that would be the perfect day.
To read the whole interview, click HERE.
PC: Norman Jean Roy
Rihanna is the face of W Magazine’s September issue & the photos are WILD.
Glammed up, toned down or draped in fur – she is a stunner.
The 2013 American Music Awards were held at the Nokia Theatre in LA last night. Just like the performances, some of the fashion was HOT & COLD. Let’s take a look at my choices for best & worst dressed.
Miley Cyrus in a Versace pantsuit. It was nice to see her in something so subtle for a change.
Ciara in a see thru J. Mendel dress.
Taylor Swift in a gold mini from Julien MacDonald.
Kylie Jenner looked super cute last night in a crop top & black straight leg pants.
Rihanna in Jean Paul Gaultier. Anything she wears is golden in my eyes.
Who was your Favorite Fashion DO & Worst Fashion DON’T?!