Rihanna - Rihanna On Chris Brown: He Made A Mistake, He Needed Help

0
0
Subscribe to Rihanna alerts

Rihanna and Chris Brown were one of music's biggest couples before he assaulted her before the Grammy Awards in February 2009. Since then, Brown has completed a spell of probation and counselling, and it appears as though Rihanna is ready to forgive and forget.
Speaking to Oprah Winfrey this week, the Barbadian singer reflected on the violent incident, though somewhat surprisingly revealed that she felt "protective" of Brown in the immediate aftermath. The singer explained, "As angry as I was - as angry and hurt and betrayed.I just felt like he made that mistake because he needed help". In the interview -which airs on Sunday (August 19, 2012) in the U.S - the singer added, "Who's gonna help him? Nobody's gonna say he needs help. Everybody's gonna say he's a monster without looking at the source". After initially denying the charge, Chris Brown pleaded guilty to assaulting Rihanna in the early hours of February 8, 2012. According to the UK's Guardian newspaper, Brown tried to force Rihanna out of the window, continuing to punch the pop star's arms, hands and legs - twice placing her in a headlock.
Though his career initially suffered, Chris Brown has since bounced back. He and Rihanna even collaborated on two songs earlier this year, and the 23-year-old scooped his first Grammy Award back in February. On Wednesday, a lawsuit was filed concerning the Chris Brown and Drake fight, in which a New York club was trashed. The venue is reportedly seeking $16 million in damages.


Contactmusic

Tags: Rihanna - Oprah Winfrey - Chris Brown

0
0
Subscribe to Rihanna alerts
Advertisement

More Rihanna

Instagram's Own Account Worst Hit By 'Insta Rapture', But Which Celebrity Accounts Have Lost The Most Followers?

The photo sharing site Instagram has decided to remove millions of profiles which were believed to be posting spam. The website's action, dubbed the 'Instagram...

Annie Movie Review

A solid cast bodes well for this unnecessary remake of the 1982 movie (based on the 1970s musical), but the filmmakers' decision to turn the...

A New Role For Ri-Ri: Rihanna Named Creative Director For Puma

While we’re still waiting on her 8th album to drop it seems Rihanna has gone out and got herself a whole new job! The 26...

Home Trailer

The overly-confident alien race, the Boov, have faced some difficulties in their time, but they've just discovered a new planet that they can call home....

Advertisement

Could A New Rihanna Record Be About To Drop?

It seems a new Rihanna album could be on its way sooner than expected, after producer DJ Skee revealed the singer has recorded ten songs...

Rihanna Visits The White House And Finds Her Inner Kerry Washington

Its been nine days now since Rihanna returned to Instagram and we’re starting to worry that the bad girl herself may have peaked a little...

Beyonce Revealed As Highest Earning Female Music Star

For the second year in a row, Beyonce has been unveiled as the highest-earning female in the music industry, according to the annual Forbes list....

Rihanna Admits She Finds It "Sexy" When A Man Tells Her What To Do

Ever wondered what kind of man Rihanna is attracted to? Well anyone trying to woo the 26 year-old singer should know that she recently revealed...

Advertisement

Comments

Rihanna Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Rihanna

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All