2012 was another landmark year for Rihanna, so join Capital as we round-up all of her hottest and best bits of the past twelve months and take at look at what she might be doing month by month in 2013.
Rihanna Celebrates Christmas "All Over Again" As Fashion Brands Shower Her With Gifts
The 'We Found Love' star celebrated receiving a flurry of gifts with a big night out clubbing in Hollywood.
Rihanna says she has been enjoying "Christmas all over again" after being showered with gifts from some of the world's biggest fashion designers.
The 'Diamonds' singer shared pictures online of her recent presents from designers ranging from Manolo Blahnik to Marc Jacobs, and was pictured celebrating her snowfall of high fashion freebies with a big night out in Hollywood.
Rihanna was spotted on Sunday evening (13th January) accompanied by several bodyguards as she partied at My Studio nightclub in Tinsel Town with friends, while showing off her new longer hair for the paparazzi gathered outside.
The 'Where Have You Been' singer stood out from the crowd in a bright red patterned shirt and high-waisted blue jeans, which she accessorised with large gold hoop earrings, a black leather cap and dark maroon lipstick.
Check out a picture of Rihanna out clubbing in Hollywood over the weekend below (Credit: Splash):
24 year-old Rihanna has had a relaxing start to 2013, including a holiday break in her home country of Barbados, as she gears up for a year of heavy promotion and touring which includes a confirmed performance at the Grammy Awards 2013 next month (10th February).
Rihanna will launch her 'Diamonds' world tour across North America with a show in Buffalo, New York on 8th March, before bringing the tour over to the UK this summer starting at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on 10th June.
The music world has been reacting to the news of the storm that has reportedly left 91 dead.
The 'Stay' singer has teased that she would agree to make out with Miley after the teen star's recent comments.
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The star has finally premiered the official video for her brand new single.