Rihanna Performs In Egyptian-Inspired Outfit At New York Benefit Gig

15 May 2012, 11:47 | Updated: 15 May 2012, 14:19

The 'Talk That Talk' star thrilled her fans in New York with a career-spanning performance.

Rihanna performed at a benefit gig in New York last night dressed in an Egyptian-inspired outfit.

The 'Talk That Talk' star delighted guests at the Robin Hood Foundation Benefit with a short set of her hits, including 'Only Girl (In The World)'.

RiRi looked incredible in a gold bustier and theatrical snake headdress along with dramatic face make-up.
Rihanna was accompanied on stage by a host of backing dancers, who all mirrored her eye-catching Egyptian wardrobe. The singer also sang the songs 'Run This Town' and 'Live Your Life' during her performance.

Check out a picture of Rihanna performing at the Robin Hood Foundation Benefit below (picture: Reuters):

Meanwhile, on Monday (14th May), Rihanna and Coldplay unveiled a behind the scenes film showing the make of their video for new single 'Princess Of China'.

The track is taken from Coldplay's fifth album 'Mylo Xyloto'.

The band are among a host of big names, including Katy Perry and Usher, who are set to perform at Capital FM's Summertime Ball in London on 9th June.