Rihanna Rio Brazil 3

Rihanna took time out to go sightseeing during her trip to Brazil for her LOUD tour.

A legion of fans and paparazzi swarmed Rihanna like ants, as she visit the Christ of Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro.

Rihanna later met up with her pal Katy Perry, who will join RiRi on the bill at today’s Rock in Rio festival. “I love you! Had a blast 2nt, missed kickin it witcho CRAY azz,” she told Perry.

Rihanna new single “We Found Love” is already blazing up the charts in less than 24 hours since it’s release.

“Btw I just HAVE to say a special Thank You for aaalllll the #MAJAH support on my first single WE FOUND LOVE!!!” tweeted RiRi.