No, Rihanna is not making a heavy metal album, despite what you may have read

    Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt has shot down a long-running story that Rihanna wanted to make a heavy metal album, with his assistance, before panicked bosses at her record label stepped in to veto the idea.

    Back in 2009, beneath the attention-grabbing headline ‘Rocker Ri’s plan axed‘, British tabloid newspaper The Daily Star loudly trumpeted an “exclusive” story stating that “closet rock chick” Rihanna was “desperate to go all heavy metal” until horrified  bosses at her label stepped in to block her wishes. 

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