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23 January 2013, 10:07
RiRi is a shameless Instagram addict. We've gathered badgalriri's best instagram photos - the selfies, the friends, the downright cheeky and the little nuggets of Rihanna wisdom - for you to enjoy.
The singer laid down some vocals for her new film that also stars the Big Bang theory actor, making sure she got a photo with him. She tweeted "Worked with the very talented Jim Parsons today #animationLife."
Rihanna looks golden and glowing gazing skywards in this instagram snap.
Rihanna uploaded some revealing snaps during her recent shoot with Complex Magazine, where she shot seven covers, each one inspired by a different album cover.
As well as photos of herself (LOTS of those), the 'Diamonds' singer likes to share snippets of advice, thoughts and book extracts that are personal to her. Here is one about choices.
Rihanna is fond of using instagram to tease fans and the media about the goings-on in her life. Here is a prime example - she's hanging out on a car bonnet with Chris Brown - but are they back together?
The Princess of China manages to look every inch a popstar in a hat and pair of skates before hitting the rink.
Rihanna posted this message on her Instagram account, without clarifying if it was referring to anyone specific...
Rihanna likes to share personal photos via her badgalriri account, and accompanied this shot of herself as a young schoolgirl with the caption: "the day I met and sang for Evan Rogers of SRP after school, my life has never been the same since I took this pic at 15".
When Rihanna's beloved Grandma Dolly passed away last year, the 'We Found Love' singer got creative and created this beautiful post, full of bright stars in her memory.
Another cryptic photo, Rihanna posted this shot of her cradling a man's head - most likely Chris Brown - along with the caption:"f***yopictures i dont wanna leave!!! Killed it tonight baby!!!"
RiRi uses Instagram to allow fans a peak into what her life is like day to day - and this day doesn't look too shabby as she boards a private jet! Way to go to make us jealous with the tagline: 'All alone in my big ole jet!!! See u soon lover '.
A cake with Rihanna's face on it? The height of luxury! Rihanna sounds ready to eat herself, posting the message "He want dat.... #unapologetic" next to this delectable photo... She did sing a song about birthday cake to be fair!
The 'SOS' star loves to share intimate snaps of her naked - or very nearly naked - self on her official Instagram account. She looks almost ready to wed here - but wait, she's missing a dress!
The star showcases her unique sense of humour on her 'badgalriri' account, with images like this posted alongside the message 'Sh** could always be worse (no pun intended)'.
Rihanna is obviously pleased with this cool cartoon of herself, where she sports a 'Peace' crop top and bright red nails.
Ri-Ri shares a personal snap relaxing in the sunshine during her busy work schedule.
Rihanna uploaded this adorable photograph of her kissing a young friend alongside the simple caption:"Kisses".
The 'Diamonds' singer showed her sense of humour when she shared a snap of her and 'Justin Bieber' - or more accurately, someone wearing his mask, alongside the caption "Me and the beebs yesterday! Shoutout to my photographer @jennnrosales".
If she's trying out a new look, Rihanna won't hesitate to share it on Instagram with her fans! Here debuts a style inspired by reggae artist Bob Marley, to whom she has built a shrine in her Los Angeles home.
Even celebrities get excited meeting celebrities! Rihanna posted this snap of her in a sparkling black gown meeting Hollywood actor James Franco.
Rihanna's adorable pet pooch Oliver is a Maltese/Poodle Cross, and is often seen accompanying the star on her travels. Ri-Ri has naturally spotted that he is rather photogenic.
Why not download your own music RiRi? This snap shows she's downloading her track 'Diamonds' it for a second time! Now that's dedication.
The popstar pulls a poolside pose in shades and a green cap with a friend, adding the following hashtags to the snap: "#poolside #bfflife"
Rihanna often shares 'selfies' and this bare-faced look is definitely a keeper.
RiRi loves to showcase new wardrobe items through her instagram account and flaunted this pretty pink skirt for her followers.
Sometimes you've got to beat them at their own game - the popstar takes a camera with a huge zoom off a member of the paparazzi while swimming in the sea, captioning the photograph: "Me high jackin the PaPz".
The 'Disturbia' star looks out over the New York Skyline with her newly blonde hairstyle.
Being a popstar has its perks! Rihanna shares this snap of a customised Prada gift box, bearing the caption 'Made for Rihanna'. Jealous doesn't even begin to cover it.
This 'selfie' is from behind the scenes of RiRi's video shoot for her collaboration with Coldplay 'Princess of China', and proves she can pull off yet another look. It's captioned: "Gangsta goth geisha".
badgalriri's first upload to the photo sharing website Instagram was a portrait of her "inspiration" Bob Marley. The singer also owns a custom made Bob Marley swimsuit.