She doesn't stop. Last year she made her film debut in Battleship, and as well as promoting sixth album Talk That Talk and releasing her seventh, Unapologetic, she lent her vocals to songs with Coldplay (Princess of China) and Drake (Take Care).
Photographed by acclaimed photographer Matt Irwin, Rihanna talks to Esquire about life in the public eye, her relationship with Chris Brown and why she'd like to watch Cheryl Cole do her housework.
The topless shots and military clothing make Rihanna's Esquire cover one of the most captivating in its history. We've even included an exclusive behind-the-scenes video of the shoot.