Rihanna: Why I Asked Chris Brown To Sing On 'Birthday Cake'

Thu, March 15, 2012 12:42pm EDT by 12 Comments

Rihanna says Chris Brown was “the only one” she wanted to collaborate with on her track ‘Birthday Cake’! See what else she said ‘On Air With Ryan Seacrest’ about her ex!

Rihanna, 24, called in to ‘On Air With Ryan Seascrest’ on March 15, explaining why she reached out to Chris Brown, 22, to do the highly controversial remix ‘Birthday Cake’ with her! She said, despite everything, he was the only person that made sense do the track with her!

“You know I thought about rappers, and I’ve done that so many times, and the hottest R&B artist out right now is Chris Brown. So I wanted him on the track,” she told Ryan Seacrest. Wow!

She added: “There shouldn’t be a divide. You know? It’s music, and it’s innocent.” Fans may think otherwise, Rihanna — those lyrics are highly sexed up!

–Giovanna Pagliarulo