Why 2012 has been a dramatic year for Rihanna
Rihanna's 2012 has been crammed full of drama - not a day went by when she wasn't in the papers!
The most potent reports surrounding the singer were to do with her on-and-off relationship with her former flame Chris Brown and the latest rumours suggest that the pair have now broken up. For good.
Rihanna posted a 'R Card' on Instagram which said: "Being single sucks. The only thing I get to do anymore is whatever the f**k I want to do." Could this really be the end for Rihanna and Chris?
This type of drama is nothing new for the singer though - from her celebrity friendships to her raunchy performances, we take a look back at her action-packed year in pictures.
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2012 in Videos
From hurricane Sandy to a successful mission to Mars. A scandal and pageantry in Britain, a shipping disaster in Italy, and the trial of Anders Behring... More From hurricane Sandy to a successful mission to Mars. A scandal and pageantry in Britain, a shipping disaster in Italy, and the trial of Anders Behring Breivik in Norway. A bloody civil war in Syria and the miners dispute in South Africa. And finally the European financial crisis - from Greece to Spain. Here's a wrap of 2012's events in the world. Duration: 01:27.
Date 7/12/12, Duration 1:27, Views 462