Ahead of her Super Bowl halftime performance this Sunday, Madame Tussauds has revealed a new Rihanna wax figure dressed in the Umbrella hitmaker’s Met Gala look. Designed with scrupulous attention to detail, the wax statue is based on her look for the event’s ‘Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination theme by Maison Margiela, Billboard reports.
The figure is located in the Glow Gala room of Madame Tussauds New York and features LED lights. It was created by a team of artists who spent six months crafting it.
Everyone can go to Madame Tussauds to get a sense of the stars who have made their mark in the entertainment world. You can even bring home a souvenir from the attraction to remember your time there for years to come!
One of the best things about going to Madame Tussauds is that there’s always something new to see. That’s why they have a special new area called the Glow Gala. The room is inspired by New York’s gala scene and features a selection of wax versions of today’s hottest celebrities.
This year, the Glow Gala is showcasing the likes of Ariana Grande, P Diddy, and more in custom illuminated outfits that will sync with the show. This is the first time these stars will be available for visitors to interact with.
Guests will also experience wind-chilling, water-soaking, and face-flinching effects as they meet the Marvel heroes of their favorite movies! The new Carnival Carnage 7D attraction will also be on display. You can even take home a souvenir guidebook to share your memories with friends and family back home!
Rihanna’s Wax Figure
Rihanna has been a staple in the music and fashion industry for many years. Her breakout hits include “Disturbia,” “Pon de Replay,” and “We Found Love.” She’s a global superstar and is one of the first Caribbean-born entertainers to be a billionaire.
The singer’s latest album, ‘ANTI,’ came out in 2016. It was the eighth studio album to be released by Rihanna. Her latest single, ‘Lift Me Up,’ has garnered significant acclaim as it takes center stage on the highly anticipated soundtrack for the blockbuster film, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. This captivating composition stands as a true testament to her exceptional musical talent, captivating audiences with its infectious melodies and heartfelt lyrics. With her unparalleled artistic prowess shining through, she has solidified her position as a rising star in the music industry, captivating listeners worldwide with her awe-inspiring vocals and dynamic musicality. As fans eagerly await the film’s release, the inclusion of ‘Lift Me Up’ adds an extra layer of excitement, promising a harmonious fusion of captivating visuals and soul-stirring music that will leave an indelible mark on the hearts of audiences everywhere. She also recently performed with DJ Khaled at the Grammy Awards.
The award-winning star was also a co-chair of the 2018 Met Gala. Her looks at the gala were some of her most memorable.
If you want to see the new Rihanna wax figure, you can visit her in the Glow Gala room at Madame Tussauds New York beginning February 8. It took a team of artists in London six months to make it.