Rihanna Teases New Music and Sound

Rihanna is no stranger to switching up her style, whether it be in fashion or music. She’s a rebel and an artist who’s not afraid to strut her edge.

As she strategically gears up for her next album, R8, the Island gal has been dropping a few teases across social media.

After introducing a more raw and naked sound with her first full single, FourFiveSecondsfeaturing Kanye and Paul McCartney, on her Instagram last night , the artist now takes the grunge even further with a raspy vocal vibe reminiscent of Janis Joplin.

Check it out, below

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She also gave fans a :30 second clip of “American Oxygen” which is being used in the NCAA March Madness campaign:

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