Rihanna brings death metal logo to VMAs, metalheads react

August 29, 2016
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Rihanna performed four different times at MTV’s VMAs last night. During her third medley, the stage’s backdrop graphics flashed various “Rihanna” logos in distressed, death metal-like font. Additionally, her backup dancers were wearing shirts with the logos on them. You can watch the performance in full below.

Read more: Lady Gaga: “Some people really don’t know the importance of metal”


If you were a metalhead watching the show last night, you probably noticed this as soon as it happened—like these people did:

Written by Alternative Press Magazine