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    December 18, 2013

    Kanye West Quiz! With Funny Illustrated Clues!

    [Editor's Note: In his column Serrano Time, award-winning scribe and goofball Shea Serrano writes about his life and times.] This game is very simple: Look at the pictures and guess what Kanye West song each one represents. Boom. That's it. That's all. You're done. That's a little thing called resp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Six Hottest Sex-on-Stage Moments, From
    Danny Brown to Rihanna

    Everyone loves a good concert, and everyone loves a good porno. So it's only math that everyone loves it twice as much when famous musicians get nasty as fuck in public. And nothing beats being brought on stage by your favorite performer for a scandalous, titillating, once-in-a-lifetime sexual expe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2013

    Rihanna Blows $8,000 on Miami Strippers, Eats Weed Cake, Joins #HeatNation

    If all y'all follow Bad Girl RiRi on Instagram, you already know she loves the weed, the green, and the big booties. So it's no surprise that Rihanna got down with the Magic City's finest smoke, cash money, and fat asses after her 4/20 show in SoFla. Just check the cut for a five-photo timeline of ... More >>

  • Music

    April 18, 2013
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    April 10, 2013

    Rihanna's Six-Part Guide to Gettin' F#%&ing High on 4/20

    Damn, what's that cloud of pine-scented smoke wafting through the South Florida air? Oh, it's just the impending arrival of Rihanna. She won't be here until April 20, when she takes the stage at the BB&T Center in Sunrise. Still, we are already catching a contact high from the mere mention of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    Chris Brown Kills Rihanna in Law & Order: SVU Episode

    Our nation loves a good cause, and we seem to have made Rihanna one of them. This whole country is just one bad-gal Instagram photo away from a million-man march to raise awareness and call for an end to the singer's tumultuous relationship with Chris Brown. Never mind that the pair is "in love" an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2013

    Chris Brown Feels Victimized: "A Day in My Shoes Is a Day in Hell"

    Poor Chris Brown. After beating his gorgeous girlfriend in 2009, going ape-shit on the set of Good Morning America in 2011, brawling with Drake's posse at a New York City nightclub in the summer of 2012, insensitively dressing up like a terrorist for Halloween last year, and probably calling Frank ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    Rihanna on Getting Hit by Chris Brown: "We Don't Have Those Arguments Anymore"

    While an alleged scuffle with Frank Ocean and a highly publicized brawl with Drake suggest otherwise, Chris Brown is a changed man. At least that's what his on-again, off-again girlfriend Rihanna tells Rolling Stone. "I decided it was more important for me to be happy," the singer says in the la ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Rihanna's Top Ten Pics, Smoking Weed and Being Sexy

    While looking through Bad Girl Ri Ri's Instagram gallery, we came to the conclusion that Def Jam's Barbadian princess should just be real and change her name to #Rijuana. This chick don't need to wait till 4:20. She just wakes and bakes while dressed in some expensive lingerie. Or an autographed ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2012

    Pop Gossip: Ten Hottest Messes of 2012

    Pop gossip. Most of us want to believe that we're too intelligent and cultured to be fascinated with such gutter-trash information, but the reality is we all love to sniff the dirty underwear of the stars. Whether it's a child star blossoming into a full-fledged sex symbol, a battered woman who can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2012

    Chris Brown Reactivates Twitter Account, Smokes Weed with Rihanna

    Breezy's back! After about a week without degradation and demoralization at the rate of 140 characters or less per insult, Chris Brown has reactivated his Twitter account. And he's on the hunt for a new woman to textually batter. Brown originally fled Twitter on November 25 after promising to "s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2012

    Rihanna Rolls a Blunt... While Smoking a Blunt!

    She loves, she loves, she loves it when you eat it. And we love it, we love it, we love it when Rihanna puffs a fatty. RiRi's affinity for blunt smoking is no secret. We here at Crossfade caught her blazing that California cannabis at Coachella. Then she wore a marijuana-themed costume on Hallowee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2012

    Rihanna Gets Naked for GQ, Five Other Sexy Pop Star Cover Girls

    Wearing little more than a bad decision (read: underboob Iris tattoo) and a black, unzipped leather jacket draped over her bare shoulders, a nearly naked Rihanna will grace the cover of GQ's Men of the Year issue. According to the magazine, "men straight lost their minds over" Rihanna in 2012, esp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2012

    Rihanna on Being 50 Years Old: "I Hope My Titties Are Still Up ... Nothing Else Will Matter"

    What really matters in life? Is it family? Is it power? Is it success in your career? No, it's tit buoyancy. At least, that's what Rihanna will be most concerned when she reaches her nifty 50s. The Barbadian sex goddess recently sat down for a revealing yet playful on-screen interview with Bravo's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2012

    ASAP Rocky Joins Rihanna's Diamonds Tour, Smoking Out the BB&T Center on 4/20

    That "Pretty Flaco" is going on tour with that "Good Girl Gone Bad" ... So you know there's fina be hella weed smoke on the tour bus. Tonight, A$AP Rocky will be at the Fillmore Miami Beach with his Mob. But he's already planning a return trip to South Florida, because he's also gonna be getting d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2012

    Rihanna Naked on Unapologetic Cover: Five Albums With Boobs, Butts, and Baby Penises

    Rihanna's under-boob tattoo has made a comeback. Earlier today, the singer surprised her fans by revealing both the release date and cover art for her forthcoming record. Appropriately titled Unapologetic, RiRi's seventh studio album will hit shelves on November 19, MTV reports. But even more exc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    Rihanna Caught Sucking Chris Brown's Face in NYC! Five Reasons for RiRi to Get Out Now

    It's a sad state of affairs when Rihanna and Chris Brown are sucking face and playing grab ass inside New York City's Griffin nightclub. TMZ reports that Breezy and RiRi spent the better part of Monday night and early Tuesday morning "all over each other." The former couple was allegedly spotted ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    Chris Brown's Rihanna Neck Tattoo and the Six Most Ratchet Rapper Tats Ever

    When you really love someone, you tattoo their face on your neck to prove it. But when you've been in the news for beating up your beloved and everyone judges you for being a dick, then you get a tat that sort of looks like them and deny the resemblance. That's what Chris Breezy did. Look at him n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    Rihanna Shows Off New Under-Boob Tattoo, Tells Piers Morgan to "Grow a Dick"

    See also "Rihanna Announces Diamonds 2013 World Tour, Coming to South Florida in April." Rihanna's under-boob made a surprise appearance on Twitter last night, all in honor of Dolly, the singer's late grandmother. Covering her breasts with an arm, Rihanna tweeted a picture of her latest tattoo, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    MTV Video Music Awards 2012's Big Winners and Even Bigger Losers

    If, last night, you shouted, "Screw crappy pop!" and chose Barack, then you've probably got no effing idea who won and lost at the MTV Video Music Awards. Luckily, we here at Crossfade own a DVR. So while watching Obama goin' hard at the Democratic National Convention, we were also keeping track of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    Rihanna Announces Diamonds 2013 World Tour, Coming to South Florida in April

    Rihanna is a boss chick. She makes $53 million a year. She smokes pot with mom to celebrate Mother's Day. She openly professes her "looove" for Brazilian smut on PornHub. She makes it rain on skrippers like Jay-Z before Bey. And she even shares skinny-dipping pics with her 60,197,117 Facebook fans. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    MTV Announces Video Music Awards Nominees, Snub Rick Ross

    Like the History Channel, MTV is lying about itself. Despite their respective names, programming is anything but historical or musical. For example, Teen Mom and Snooki and JWoww are reality-ish shows, and they're light-years away from MTV's traditional business model built around a 24-hour music ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2012

    Six Rap Tag Teams Who Probably Had Sex in the Studio

    We've got a theory that can no longer be ignored. Every time we see a sweet R&B starlet hook up with a rough and rowdy rapper for a Top 40 banger, we can't help imagining all the hot and sweaty sex they must've had while recording. We used to think it was just us being disgusting. But recent e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2012

    Did Rihanna Get High With Mom on Mother's Day?

    We already knew that Rihanna was 420-friendly. But did the 24-year-old singer really spend Mother's Day getting high with her mom? It was late in the afternoon yesterday, a minute after 4:20 p.m., and Rihanna sent out a cryptic tweet referring to weed smoking and her potentially toasted mom, Monic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Rihanna Is Having Rick Ross's Baby

    Rihanna has no filter. She'll tweet about her porn habits, rocksee-through shirts in New York City, and call her abusive ex-boyfriend a "bitch." Last night, however, the Barbadian songstress committed a major faux pas. The 24-year-old singer announced that she and 36-year-old Rick Ross were goin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Rihanna Gets "Faded," Watches Strippers Simulate Cunnilingus, Makes It Rain

    Early this morning, Rihanna watched two women simulate cunnilingus. And according to the Barbadian superstar, her "daddy would be proud." At 5:02 a.m., Ri-Ri tweeted a picture of herself at a New York City strip club holding a stack of dollar bills while making it rain on a couple of exotic dancer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Rihanna Shows Boobies in Hawaii! The Pop Star's Top Five NSFW Moments

    This isn't the first time you've seen Rihanna's boobs. And it probably won't be the last. RiRi has stripped down and freaked out an Irish farmer. She's flashed her nipple rings in public. She's even immortalized her fondness for sado-masochistic sex play. Basically, the pop star doesn't mind givi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2012

    Rihanna's Porn Habit Triggers Twitter Orgy

    What do you call a sadomasochistic exhibitionist with an offensively perfect body and an affinity for whips, chains, and Brazilian porn? Well, Rihanna, of course. Staying true to her "I don't have anything to hide" campaign, the Barbadian pop princess opened up about her online porn preferences ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Rihanna Is Not Sorry About Chris Brown Collaboration; Says 2009 Assault Gave Her Metaphorical "Guns"

    Like so many others, this publication is guilty of milking the Rihanna vs. Chris Brown cow. But for the amount of drama it produces, you can't really blame us. Rolling Stone is reporting that RiRi recently opened up about the public's reaction to her February collaboration with Chris Brown. In an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2012

    Rihanna Shows Off Nipple Rings in Public, May be Wearing Chris Brown's Boots

    ​Despite the fact Rihanna's breasts offended an Irish farmer last year, the 24-year-old singer showed 'em off last night in the Big Apple, just six days before one of Ireland's most celebrated feasts, St. Patrick's Day. According to Media Takeout, "Rihanna was spotted in NYC last night" wearing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    Rihanna Tells Chris Brown, "Imma Make You My Bitch"

    ​Rihanna celebrated her 24th birthday yesterday by dropping "Birthday Cake (Remix)," a sadomasochistic collaboration with abusive ex-boyfriend Chris Brown. At just under four minutes long, "Birthday Cake (Remix)" is an uncomfortable trek into the former lovers' highly volatile and incredibly kin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Topless Rihanna Ruffles Farmer's Feathers

    Rihanna Facebook​Hypothetically speaking, would y'all get mad if Rihanna took her top off --for the sake of art -- on your property? Neither would we. But for one Irish farmer, the 23-year-old superstar's boobs were too much to handle. 
Rihanna was on a Bangor, Ireland wheat farm yesterday fil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    J. Cole Talks Roadtripping With Rihanna, Mixtapes, Miami Beach, Junk Food, and Cole World: The Sideline Story

    ​All summer, Jay-Z's protege and Roc Nation signee J. Cole has been roadtripping across America with Rihanna. And last night, J. hit the BankAtlantic Center with RiRi and her LOUD Tour. But after the concert, Mr. Cole wanted to party. So he headed out to Miami Beach for booties and bottles a ... More >>

  • Music

    July 14, 2011
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    December 24, 2010

    Our List of Miami's Best Concerts of 2010

    No, crazy conductor Lenny Bernstein didn't make the cut. (For one thing, he's dead.)​Maybe you're the kind of high-minded individual who enjoys the occasional night out at the opera. Or maybe you spend every Saturday night losing your mind to murder thrash in an abandoned Coconut Grove bomb shel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2010

    Rihanna at the American Airlines Arena, July 31

    Photo by Christina MendenhallRihanna wants you to "Shut Up & Drive."​As we wrap up 2010, Crossfade looks back at the best live performances of the year. View the full list of Miami's Best Concerts of 2010.RihannaJuly 31, 2011American Airlines ArenaA pop-tastic show that was full of theatrics a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Rihanna Creates a New Dance Anthem with "Only Girl (in the World)"

    ​Rihanna's always turned heads with her choices in fashion, boyfriends, and song title choices (umbrella, anyone?). But now we think she might be attempting to change genres with her fifth studio album, Loud."Yes it is called LOUD," Rihanna told fans during a live chat recently. "Get LOUD everybod ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2010

    Concert Review: Rihanna at American Airlines Arena July 31

    Photo by Christina MendenhallRihanna performs at the American Airlines Arena.​Click here to view photos of Rihanna's Miami tour stop.Rihanna with Ke$haAmerican Airlines Arena, MiamiSaturday, July 31, 2010I normally don't make myself a part of any review, but it's important to know that Saturday ni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Rihanna Will Star in a Film Based on the Board Game Battleship

    ​ The latest musician - turning - movie star is Rihanna. As soon as she finishes her  Last Girl On Earth Tour, which lands in Miami this Saturday at the American Airlines Arena, she's set to star in director Peter Berg's (Hancock) film adaptation of that game we all loved as a kid:& ... More >>

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    June 24, 2010
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    April 9, 2010

    Rihanna Brings the Last Girl on Earth Tour to American Airlines Arena July 31

    Rihanna will probably wearing more clothing when she performs in Miami.​Normally we'd be the first ones to turn our noses up at pop music, but there is just something about Rihanna that is so likable. Maybe it's her seemingly down-to-earth attitude, or that she went through the whole Chris Brown s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    In Defense of Lyrikill's Viral Marketing Strategies

    Before he was crashing live news coverage to get himself on TV, Lyrikill Dot Com already had a sophisticated viral marketing strategy in place. See the above video of the Lyrikill song "You Done Messed Up" intercut with celebrity gossip photos and titled "Chris Brown Beat Rihanna [Picture Rihanna ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2009

    Grrrly Talk: Chris Brown at Revolution, Sunday

    ​Chris Brown is not a nice guy. He's not a good guy. And he doesn't deserve a break, no matter what Kanye West, Terrrence Howard, or Akon say. Nor does he deserve anyone's money Sunday when he performs at Revolution. Anyone remember how he beat the crap out of Rihanna earlier this year? Held h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2009

    News Roundup

    LocalA policeman sped through an intersection and hit a young mother's car, ramming it into the side of a house. The woman died, and a lady inside the house was taken to the emergency room. The officer was following a car whose driver was wanted for speeding. [Herald]Michelle Spence Jones is playing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Flo Rida Not Ridin' With Chris Brown For His Next Single

    Flo Rida, Carol City's muscle-bound rapper and supporter of Floridians wearing "boots with the furrr," is apparently not so hot on appearing on tracks with guys who (allegedly) beat their pop star girlfriend. The (alleged) song is called "Sweat" and though it's been bubbling on the 'net for a few we ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 26, 2009

    Please, Let T.I. Live His Life

    If only for one night.

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2009

    Sun-Sentinel and Herald Approach Rihanna Photo With Different Levels of Dignity

    This morning my RSS reader was dominated by the media ethics debate sparked by the leak a picture depicting pop singer Rihanna's bruised and battered face. Here's a snippet I happen to agree with from Salon blogger Tracy Clark-Flory: "Despite the fact that the photo is so widely available, I can't b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009

    Enrique y Joe Capitalizing on Domestic Abuse

    Perhaps the most shocking thing to come out of the whole sad Rihanna and Chris Brown abuse story is the public's reaction, along with how many people are quick to quip that Rihanna surely must have done something to deserve it. The latest rumor is that Rihanna got herpes from Jay-Z and gave it to Ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009 Has Something To Say About Chris Brown, Too

    Remember our old friend Tasha Cunningham? She started the locally run website that allows women to anonymously dish about men they've dated. New Times wrote about the site extensively back in 2006. Well, DDHG wants some of this Chris Brown/Rihanna publicity too. The site just is ... More >>

  • Music

    May 11, 2006


    "S.O.S." (Def Jam)

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