Rihanna starred as a geisha for the August issue of Harper’s Chinese Bazaar.
“Rihanna doesn't care what others think of her. She just keeps doing what she loves. In the new issue of Harper’s Bazaar China, we are once again showing the icon of Western culture in the Eastern interpretation, ”representatives of the publication wrote in a post-release announcement.
In the pictures, the Barbados singer poses in a bright blue dress with pleated sleeves from the Dutch brand Iris Van Herpen and a bright red belt at the waist, a Japanese kimono with embroidery in a pale blue tint, a lush organza lemon dress and a red jumpsuit embroidered with sequins. Sakko hairstyle and make-up match the image of a geisha.
Subscribers immediately began to vigorously discuss the photo of the singer. Some have called her “the princess of China,” while others find the image of a girl insulting to people of Asia.
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