Rihanna, on Monday, 7th October 2019, announced the publication of her first visual autobiography titled The Rihanna Book.
The 504-paged book published by Phaidon contains over 1,050 coloured photos and 11 special inserts.
The book documents Rihanna’s history so far. “From her childhood in Barbados to her worldwide tours, from quintessential fashion moments to private time with friends and family,” says a statement by Phaidon.
The statement also states that many of the images in the book has never been seen before by the public.
Announcing the exciting project on her Instagram, Rihanna, who is “happy to finally share this collection of incredible memories“, reveals that the book took over five years to complete.
She also expresses thanks to the team at Phaidon “for working with me to publish my first piece of art in a new industry!”
Congratulations to Rihanna for completing another landmark in her colourful career.
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?Over 5 years in the making… happy to finally share this collection of incredible memories. Thank you to all of the photographers and artists that contributed and to @phaidonsnaps for working with me to publish my first piece of art in a new industry! Make sure you pre-order the book now on therihannabook.com ?? #theRIHANNAbook?