Rihanna Speaks On Working With Chris Brown And Is Featured On The Cover Of Harper’s Bazaar

While she wanted to choose someone “shocking” to collaborate on the remix of her song “Birthday Cake,” she says she had no idea of the backlash it would cause. “The fans could have said, ‘We don’t want anything to do with it,'” she says. But she makes one concession: “I understood that people had every right to be concerned about it. But I didn’t see it that way because I’m in a different place.”

Read the full story in the August issue of Harper’s Bazaar, on newsstands July 17.
Harper’s Bazaar

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