A newly brunette Rihanna took the stage last night at a benefit for the Entertainment Industry Foundation's Women's Cancer Research Fund where, after asking the world's most ludicrous question ("Anybody know Bob Marley?"), she delivered a beautiful cover of his Redemption Song.
And let's face it, the girl knows a thing or two about needing redemption.
2012 has not been the brightest for RiRi -- and I'm not just talking about the fan backlash following her musical reunion with abusive ex, Chris Brown.
Hating on Rihanna has become the most popular form of expression lately as fans and celebrities alike have taken shots at the singer any chance they get.
Here's hoping Rihanna's caught on to this discouraging trend and plans a PR redemption, stat!