Redhead Leigh-Anne Pinnock gets tongue-tied backstage

Little Mix singer Leigh-Anne Pinnock can add Rihanna to her list of fans.

The X Factor winner, who met 23-year-old Ri-Ri after her appearance on the show, was left stunned when the global superstar complimented her bright red ‘do. 

‘She walked past, did a double take and said, “Your hair is awesome”,’ reveals Leigh-Anne.

And despite her own sudden fame, it seems the 19-year-old was pretty starstruck.

‘I just froze,’  she tells The Mirror. ‘ I couldn’t believe she noticed me.’

Rihanna‘s right, Leigh-Anne – your barnet’s fab!

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