Rihanna Wears the First Durag on the Cover of British Vogue Magazine

Posted on March 31, 2020

Rihanna covers the May 2020 issue of British Vogue magazine photographed by Steven Klein and styled by Edward Enninful.



On her NAACP Image Awards speech: “We can’t let the desensitivity seep in. How many of us in this room have colleagues and partners and friends from other races, sexes, religions?” she asked, before invoking some of the tragedies that have become closely associated with the Black Lives Matter movement. “When we’re marching and protesting and posting about the Michael Brown Jrs and the Atatiana Jeffersons of the world, tell your friends to pull up!”

On launching Fenty Maison last year: “Being the first black woman to lead a luxury house, especially under LVMH, it was a huge deal to see him just encourage people to buy black, “I felt connected to it, and knowing why really made me feel like there’s no way I can ignore this.”


Sign up to the British Vogue newsletter to receive instructions on how to obtain your free digital download of the May 2020 issue on Friday 3 April here.


Syle Credits:
First Cover: Ensemble by Burberry | Durag by Stephen Jones
Second Cover: Jacket by Maison Margiela | Savage X Fenty Lace Body | Durag by Stephen Jones | Chrome Hearts Necklace | Laura Cantu Necklace
Third Look Cover: Ensemble by Raf Simons

Hair by Yusef
Makeup by Isamaya Ffrench
Nails by Naphia


[Photo Credit: Steven Klein/British Vogue Magazine]

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