Rihanna, the People's Choice

CAROL MARTINDALE, carolmartindale@nationnews.com

Added 10 January 2013

rihannawithshortcrop1

Rihanna has started 2013 with a bang. The Barbadian songstress has notched her first award – Favourite R&B Artist at the People’s Choice Awards. She was up against Alicia Keys, Beyoncé, Bruno Mars and Usher. She tweeted and also put on Instagram: “Special bigups to the people who voted for me, it was worth it!! Thanks for being, not just consistent, but loyal! I feel special, having you guys to inspire me and to grow with me!! Thank you and I love you #WINNER”. The next award show is next month’s Grammys where Rihanna is slated to perform. (NS)

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

Dos and Donts


Welcome to our discussion forum here on nationnews.com. We encourage lively debate, but we also urge you to take note of the following:

  • Stay on topic – This helps keep the thread focused on the discussion at hand. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article.
  • Be respectful – Meeting differences of opinion with civil discussion encourages multiple perspectives and a positive commenting environment.
  • Do not type in capitals – In addition to being considered “shouting” it is also difficult to read.
  • All comments will be moderated – Given the volume of comments each day, this may take some time. So please be patient.
  • We reserve the right to remove comments – Comments that we find to be abusive, spam, libellous, hateful, off-topic or harassing may be removed.
  • Reproduction of comments – Some of your comments may be reproduced on the website or in our daily newspapers. We will use the handle, not your email address.
  • Do not advertise – Please contact our Advertising Department.
  • Contact our Online Editor if you have questions or concerns.
  • Read our full Commenting Policy and Terms of Use.
comments powered by Disqus

VIDEO

FRONT COVER OF TODAY'S NEWSPAPER

POLL

Should there be more community-based Crop Over events?

Yes
No
Don't know

INSTAGRAM

CARTOON