The singer will play five stadium and arena shows as part of a massive world tour set to take place next year
Katy Perry a breath of fresh air, says Rihanna
"Only Girl (In The World) singer opens up about friendship with California Gurl
Rihanna has spoken of her rapport with fellow popstar Katy Perry, praising her for her directness.
“Katy is a legend. I love her. When I met her she was like a breath of fresh air,” said Rihanna in an interview with Glamour magazine.
“She was everything I wanted to be. Katy goes on the stage as she wants. She dresses as she prefers and says what she wants. Now I do it too.”
Perry and Rihanna have been friends since meeting on the music circuit a few years ago and the Bajan singer even organised Perry's hen do prior to her wedding to British comedian Russell Brand.
Kate Middleton dazzles at St Andrews University, and Skyfall star Javier Bardem is given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Rihanna and Katy Perry are up for several awards at the 2012 music ceremony
Bajan beauty Rihanna will reportedly release a new album and single in the coming months.
Beyonce and Gwyneth Paltrow, Rihanna and Katy Perry, Victoria Beckham and Eva Longoria...we take a look at celebrities and their famous friends
After growing apart Rihanna and Katy Perry and Beyonce and Kelly Rowland seem to be the best of friends again. We take a look at celebrities and their frenemies.