Rihanna is to flaunt her broken record , err, sorry, umbrella our way again next spring!
The 21-year-old R&B star, who just released her fourth studio album in four years, entitled 'Rated R', at the end of November, has announced a tour of the UK, due to kick off on 7th May 2010 in Birmingham, via the cities of Liverpool (May 8th), London (at The O2, on May 10th), Sheffield (May 13th) Nottingham (May 14th), Manchester (May 16th), Newcastle (May 17th) , Glasgow (May 19th) and finally (currently) Dublin's O2 on 22nd May.
'Rated R' features production and songwriting contributions by the likes of Chase and Status, Ne-Yo, Justin Timberlake and Will i.am, Akon and Slash, among others.
Two of Rated R's tracks have come out as singles so far: 'Russian Roulette' and 'Hard', and the third one, 'Wait Your Turn' is expected for early 2010.
Tickets for Rihanna's Rated R tour go on sale this Friday, 11th December, at 9am starting at £39.50 for the UK dates, 43.70 for Dublin).