Umbrella star Rihanna has a secret addiction to art collecting – which began after buying a painting by Rolling Stones legend Ronnie Wood.
The R&B celebrated her recent 20th birthday by snapping up a portrait of reggae singer Bob Marley created by Wood – and admits she’s now got the canvas-buying bug.
Rihanna says: “I’m not a big spender, but I do like to buy art. My favourite canvas is a Ronnie Wood one. He painted a portrait of Bob Marley and as soon as I saw it I knew I wanted it.
“It’s very rare that you get a painting of a legend painted by a legend, so I had to get it
Rihanna: ‘I’m Addicted To Art’ March 3, 2008