Rihanna returns to stage after funeral

Published Monday, 09 July 2012
Comments
Toggle font size
Print

Rihanna returned to the stage in London on Sunday night just two days after her grandmother's funeral in New York.

Rihanna returns to stage after funeral

The pop star cancelled a headlining appearance at Spain's Rock In Rio festival in Madrid on Thursday night following the death of her beloved grandmother Clara 'Dolly' Braithwaite and she jetted to the Big Apple to attend the service in Brooklyn on Friday.

There had been fears Rihanna would also scrap plans to appear at London's Wireless Festival in Hyde Park, but she honoured the commitment by taking to the stage as planned on Sunday - marking her first performance since her sad loss.

She thrilled fans with renditions of her hit songs, and after the gig she wrote in a post on her Twitter page: "Wireless? I'm still bugging about how awesome the UK waz (sic) 2'nt (tonight)."

Comments Comments
0 Comments
No comments. Be the first to comment.
POST A COMMENT:
Name:  
Email address*:    
Location:  
Validation:
House Rules:  
Your Comment:  
[All comments are moderated and will not appear immediately. Your name, location and comment will be displayed on this page if your post passes moderation.]

Watch the best on UTV

UTV main logo
Mobo Awards Highlights Show
22 October - 11:10 pm

Mobo Awards Highlights Show

Live coverage of this year's MOBO Awards host...

Scott and Bailey
22 October - 9:00 pm

Scott and Bailey

A body on the moors leads Janet and Chris to ...

MOST POPULAR GALLERIES
Lynda Bellingham: 1948-2014
Mon 20 October 2014
Ryder Cup 2014 - Day One
Fri 26 September 2014
The X Factor: Judges
Fri 03 October 2014