And now, Sia performs Diamonds, which she wrote for Rihanna’s Unapologetic album. I was hoping we might get to hear this one day, but I think I actually prefer Rihanna’s ear pleasing tones. She may hit the big notes ridiculously well, but she doesn’t even do the “shine bright” bits!
In today’s other Diamonds news (following the Zola Jesus cover), Rihanna has posted this terrific remix of the track, featuring some suitably sparkling verses from Kanye West, on her official SoundCloud page. CS
Rihanna performs Diamonds live at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show - her live vocals are getting better and better! She sounds and looks amazing here, proving that if she keeps playing her cards right, she’ll be on top of the game for the whole of Obama’s second term AT LEAST.
A Popjustice forum user has made his own remix of Rihanna’s new single Diamonds, featuring bigger beats, the “na na’s” from What’s My Name and even a sample of Midnight City by M83 in the middle eight. The result is brilliant, as you might expect from that description alone.