Ri-Ri looks back at the night three years ago when a row with her man got violent

Rihanna has admitted her bust-up with ex Chris Brown, 23, in 2009 and the brutal end to their relationship was traumatic.

It’s rumoured the former lovers have been secretly dating since the incident at a pre-Grammy party, but Chris‘s camp insist he is loved-up with girlfriend Karrueche Tran, 24.

Now Rihanna has been talking to Oprah Winfrey about her ex and the night she ended up with a battered face.

‘It was embarrassing it was humiliating… I lost my best friend,’ says Rihanna, 24, in an interview recorded in Barbados last week.

And Oprah changed her perception of Ri-Ri during their tearful conversation.

‘I thought she was gonna be kind of a badass, a kind of hard edged, rocker, pop woman. Nothing could have been farther from the truth,’ says the chat show host.

‘She was thoughtful… She was very emotional… She was vulnerable.’

 

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