2014 Diamond Ball – Press Coverage

You’ve already seen the pics and videos (if not – scroll down). Now it’s time to see what other news sources say about Rihanna’s first Diamond Ball. We’ve put together for you some of the best articles.

Sparkle Off: Rihanna vs. Kim Kardashian at the First Annual Diamond Ball / Elle
Way to go, RiRi: On top of everything else the singer juggles (her career, her wardrobe, being awesome, etc.), Rihanna held her very first benefit last night. Called the Diamond Ball.

Rihanna Stuns In Sleek Ponytail & Marsala Lips — Get The Look  / Hollywood Life
Marsala is the color of the year, and Rihanna totally owned this seductive shade! The 26-year-old pop star Shined Bright Like A Diamond at the first gala for her charity, The Clara Lionel Foundation.

Rihanna Looked So Good At The Diamond Ball She Has Us Questioning If She’s Even Human / MTV
When I saw these photos I actually said—aloud, to myself—”Is Rihanna even real?!”

Rihanna Like You’ve Never Seen Her Before on the Red Carpet: See Her Jaw-Dropping Look! / US Magazine
The Barbados-born singer stole the show. If her evening gown wasn’t breathtaking enough, the singer also flattered in an eye-catching diamond necklace with a huge ruby pendant by Chopard and other baubles by Chopard and Repossi.

Rihanna Is The Red Hot Hostess With The Mostest For Her First-Ever Diamond Ball 2014 / The Wilmington Journal
With her locks laid and pulled back into a low ponytail, RiRi was an absolute vision, as usual, in a red Zac Posen gown, and there was no shortage of diamonds shining bright on her wrists, fingers, and around her neck.

Rihanna Road Tests the Valentino Ponytail / Style.com
Nobody takes a runway look to real life faster than a bad girl doing good.

Rihanna Throws Inaugural Diamond Ball, Performs in a Ball Gown / Hollywood Reporter
Badass RiRi even had Brad Pitt introduce her to the stage because, well, she can

Rihanna Glams Up on Red Carpet at Her Diamond Ball / AceShowbiz
The charity dinner was hosted by Jimmy Kimmel who came with his wife Molly McNearney. Brad Pitt helped introduce RiRi’s live performance, while Hayek purchased a Damien Hirst artwork for $190,000

Rihanna Is A Knockout At The First Annual Diamond Ball / Idolator
Rihanna‘s first annual Diamond Ball was held last night at The Vineyard in Los Angeles, and the singer swapped out a pink gown for a black one before belting out a wide array of songs.

Rihanna threw her own Diamond Ball and it was all generally fabulous / Metro
The ultimate rude gal kept it classy as she mingled with her A-list guests at her first charity ball

Rihanna Is The Red Hot Hostess With The Mostest For Her First-Ever Diamond Ball 2014 / GlobalGrid
Later, Rih rihturned to the stage in another Zac Posen stunner—a sleeveless ball gown in a deep blue shade—to perform “Pour It Up” with an orchestra.

Diamond Ball Best Dressed: Salma Hayek, Kim Kardashian, and Rihanna x2! / Glamour
The elegant sculptural silhouette is classic Zac, and I love that it’s off the shoulder (one of my current fave styles to wear). Jewelry-wise, the solo mega necklace was perfect.

Rihanna and Kim do high fashion for first ever Diamond Ball / Hello
The Barbadian beauty channelled old Hollywood in a floor-length peachy pink satin gown by Zac Posen, with off-the-shoulder sleeves and a flared train.

Rihanna’s Diamond Ball: The Host Wore Marsala, and Other Fashion Tales / Jezebel
Because Rihanna is the best, she purposely conducted an orchestra in a totally absurdist manner (while wearing a different Zac Posen gown). She also made the orchestra do a rendition of “Pour It Up.”

Rihanna shines bright at The First Annual Diamond Ball in rose coloured dress / London Evening Standard
The 26-year-old singer shone bright in a strapless rose pink Zac Posen dress with a large red pendant necklace as she posed on the red carpet with her beloved grandfather Lionel Braithwaite and her mother Monica Brathwaite.

Rihanna Shows There’s Good In Every Bad Gal / Look
Oh, Rihanna. We always knew you were a good girl at heart

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6 Responses

  1. ALISON says:

    The whole night was a great hit. Charity won out. She looked great. She got great support from the Hollywood crowd. The event raised a lot of money. All pulses no negatives. Riri, Congrats on a great night .


  2. Faithz says:

    RIHANNA You did great, You showed up looked great , and performed to your heart content.
    Keep right on pushing , and doing you no matter what.The first step toward change is acceptance.Once you accept yourself, and the Fact that life is what you make it,,,, you open the door to changes That’s all you have to d, .Change is not something you do, it’s something you allow, and it seem you are well on your way to change and more changes. You have grown up so much these last few years, and you do your Navy Proud!!


  3. Faithz says:

    Dressed to impress.


  4. Bernard Walker says:

    RED HEIRESS event . Rihanna wins the fashion show/ fund raiser . No legal bisits or haters bitchn . L)(V it killa killa .


  5. Bernard Walker says:

    PROPZZ 2 THE Czech ReP . The run my cell to top gear to post them 48 giga !!. Dark gunzz . keep n touch. happy holiday . Rogue L)(V


  6. Faithz says:

    These are great write up’s about Rih ans her Charity, such great people
    working to help her and her Charity.