Rihanna and Oprah Winfrey Hangout in Barbados
Rihanna got a visit from Oprah Winfrey over the weekend. The two ladies met up in the singer’s native Barbados to film for Ri’s upcoming appearance on ”Oprah’s Next Chapter,” airing August 19 on OWN.
Both women tweeted about the meet-up. “What a refreshing surprise she is!” Oprah wrote about her chat with the VMA-nominated superstar.She then tweeted out a photo of the pair walking together — Oprah in all green, while Rihanna sported an aqua-colored, floral-print, full-length dress.
The excitement for the chat was felt on both ends with Rihanna tweeting, “Look who popped up in my Hometown BARBADOS #topnotch.” She included a photo of the twosome in a car with Rihanna behind the wheel.
This interview marks the first time that Rihanna and Oprah have formally had a sit-down interview. Oprah dedicated an episode of her talk show to domestic violence after the 2009 assault of Rihanna by Chris Brown, but Rihanna did not appear on the show.