Score! Rihanna is set to perform in an outdoor concert during the upcoming NBA All-Star Weekend in New York City! We can’t think of a better bad gal for the job.
Rihanna‘s R8 album may still be a ways off but thankfully we now have this amazing concert to look forward to in the meantime! Click to find out when and where the event will take place.
Rihanna At NBA All-Star Weekend — RiRi Set To Perform In NYC Concert
Rihanna, 26, will give her performance in the Flatiron Pedestrian Plaza on Thursday, Feb. 12 as the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets host events, according to the New York Post.
A source close to Rihanna has confirmed the exciting news to HollywoodLife.com!
The concert will be a partnership with Jay Z‘s Roc Nation, so it’s possible that Jay himself will also be performing, although that part hasn’t been confirmed yet. How amazing would that be!?
Leonardo DiCaprio: Why Rihanna Is ‘Irresistibly Sexy’ To Him
Everything’s coming up RiRi lately! The superstar has reportedly been hooking up with Leonardo DiCaprio, 40, who (understandably) makes her “knees tremble,” according to a HollywoodLife.com source.
“She’s always thought he was cute. She loves his look, his sweet smile and his little nose,” another source told InTouch magazine.
The feeling is mutual!
Leo “thinks her laid-back demeanor is irresistibly sexy,” an inside source told Star magazine.
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Are you excited to see Rihanna perform during NBA All-Star Weekend? Do you think Leo will be there to support her? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!
— Tierney McAfee