Rihanna Declares Love For Mum While Celebrating Mother's Day In America

13 May 2012, 15:59 | Updated: 13 May 2012, 19:34

The 'Where Have You Been' singer has declared her love for mum Monica Braithwaite on Twitter.

Rihanna has told her mum she is proud of her and will be there for her "when eva", while the two were celebrating Mother's Day weekend together.

The 'We Found Love' star proclaimed her love for mother Monica Braithwaite on Twitter last night (12th May) after posting a picture of them out together.

"Mama...thank you," Rihanna tweeted. "#Mama... I'm proud of you.

"#Mama.....I'm here for you when EVA," the 'You Da One' star added. "#Mama....u my ride or die b***h for life!!! And yes I know a b****h slap is on the way for my language! But u get it!!!!! I love you."

Last week it was confirmed that Rihanna will perform her new single 'Where Have You Been' on the final of American Idol which takes place on Wednesday 23rd May.