Ceaselessly an icon. With the primary Monday in Could previous, many followers of the annual fundraiser ask: Did Rihanna go to the Met Gala?
The Fenty Magnificence founder was nowhere to be seen on the steps of the Met Museum. Rihanna, who’s in her third trimester of being pregnant, didn’t attend the 2022 Met Gala. The Anti singer is an everyday on the annual gala. She was a co-chair of the 2018 Met Gala, the place the theme was Heavenly Our bodies: Vogue and the Catholic Creativeness. That yr, she surprised the carpet with a diamond-studded pope outfit. She went on to make her crimson carpet couple debut together with her boyfriend A$AP Rocky on the 2021 Met Gala. The duo was sporting matching large outfits with A$AP Rocky in a colourful quilted look, whereas Rihanna wore an unlimited black coat robe with 267 carats of Bulgari jewels.
Although the couple didn’t attend the coveted occasion in 2022, Vogue and the Met Museum nonetheless needed to honor the “Umbrella” singer and her being pregnant. Vogue posted a video on their Instagram within the early morning of Could 3, 2022, which featured a sculpture of Rihanna as a Greek goddess. The journal captioned the video with the next: “The statue of “Eirene (The Personification of Peace)” is normally the highest-profile marble goddess @themetmuseum Greco-Roman galleries. However now we’ve obtained @badgalriri, straight off this month’s Vogue cowl.”
Rihanna responded to the tribute in a tweet: “shut down the met in marble! what’s extra gilded than that? Lol! Thanks @metmuseum and @voguemagazine for this historic tribute! y’all dangerous for this one!”
Rihanna introduced her being pregnant with A$AP Rocky in January 2021 throughout a photoshoot on a wet New York Metropolis backdrop. In an interview with Vogue for the Could cowl, she stated “Once I came upon I used to be pregnant, I assumed to myself, There’s no manner I’m going to buy groceries in no maternity aisle. I’m sorry—it’s an excessive amount of enjoyable to dress up. I’m not going to let that half disappear as a result of my physique is altering.”
Whereas Rih’s being pregnant has been going easily, this time interval in her life hasn’t been with out its personal challenges. Her companion A$AP Rocky was arrested on April 20, 2022, at Los Angeles Worldwide Airport when the couple was coming back from Rihanna’s house nation of Barbados. The rapper was charged for involvement in a taking pictures close to Vista Del Mar in California. Rihanna was reportedly surprised and shocked when the arrest occurred.