Thursday, June 28th 2012
Whichever way you look at it, ROC boss Jay Z has no choice but to smile this week.
Yes, despite the embarrassing nature of Rihanna‘s ‘Hackney Weekend’ set last Sunday, the last few days have seen his of his most popular acts (Rita Ora and the aforementioned Rihanna) generate impressive numbers on the Billboard Hot 100.
Sunday, June 24th 2012
London’s Dstrkt club welcomed Rita Ora last night, as she hit the London night scene following her ‘Hackney Weekend‘ set.
Dressed in red and snapped by onlooking papz, the singer/actress is believed to have enjoyed the company of Brit tabloid regulars Chloe Sims and Lauren Pope.
This, while her good friend Beyonce cheered on ROC boss Jay Z, who took to the stage with up and coming vocalist Rihanna.
More from Rita’s night below…
Saturday, June 23rd 2012
One of the event’s headlining acts, minutes ago saw Rita Ora perform her #1 single ‘RIP‘ at Radio 1′s Hackney Weekend.
Joined by a live band and those ever in tune vocals, peep her performance below…
Friday, June 22nd 2012
Feast your eyes on X Factor UK judge Tulisa enjoying a quiet drink with Pop Princess Rita Ora.
Snapped at an undisclosed NYC bar, the ladies’ night out came three weeks after Ora joined the ‘Young‘ belle on X Factor UK as a stand in for Kelly Rowland who left the series earlier this year.
On their meeting, Tulisa tweeted:
Me and @RitaOra casually beefing in new york! LOOOOL
Friday, June 22nd 2012
It’s safe to say that Roc Nation are sparing no expense to ensure Rita Ora becomes the leading act on their star studded roster.
Generating enough pre-LP buzz to soar on US radio and land two UK #1 singles, this week saw Team Ora shoot for Hearst‘s ‘17 magazine’, in further support of her debut album ‘ORA’.
ORA, which reportedly features contributions from ‘Runnin’ maestra Azealia Banks.
Snaps from the shoot below…
Wednesday, June 20th 2012
As one of Pop’s fastest rising stars, it’s safe to say we’re yet to see Rita Ora looking any less refined off camera than she is on.
For yesterday, the star was unknowingly snapped out and about in NYC dressed in what we’d call a ‘forward thinking’ get up, following her stellar set at the city’s ‘Good Morning America’.
More from the stylish starlet below…
Tuesday, June 19th 2012
In what can only boost her profile in the impossibly difficult market, this morning saw Rita Ora rock hit US morning show ‘Good Morning America’ in aid of her debut album ‘ORA‘.
Wowing the crowds with slightly reworked versions of her music, her landmark performance awaits you below…
Monday, June 18th 2012
If you didn’t know who she was last year, you most certainly know who Rita Ora is now.
Rising to fame as a featured act on Craig David‘s 2008 re-release ‘Where’s Your Love‘, the starlet has gone onto become 2012′s fastest rising act, backed by the machine that is Jay Z’s Roc Nation.
Now, she has praised her mentor’s wife Beyonce, for juggling motherhood and her career all at the same time.
Sunday, June 17th 2012
The audience at last night’s Lovebox Fest almost got a little more than bargained for, when Rita Ora nearly suffered an on stage wardrobe malfunction.
Taking to the Victoria Park stage to perform cuts from her debut LP ‘Ora’, the triple threat was seemingly unaware her ‘girls wanted to come out to play’, continuing on with her well received set.