She skipped the red carpet but wore a two piece gown from Jean Paul Gaultier to snatch up her third win for favorite soul/R&B female artist, keeping her recently bobbed hair all wrapped in bobby pins. The pins didn’t come out as she took to the stage to perform “Diamonds” as the first recipient of the newly created Icon award, jazzing her locks up with a few well-placed pearl covered hair pins.
While many would agree hair pins aren’t a look meant to be worn out and about, as they’re meant to keep hair straight during downtime, some see this as the start of an off-duty hair trend. So we have to ask, what did you think of Rihanna’s shocking strands?
In case you missed it, check out her performance below: