*For some folks, doing a cover shoot dressed in your birthday suit and covered slithering snakes would be going too far. But not for Rihanna.
For her, it’s just the ticket she needs spark controversy … to get people talking about her even more than they already do. And the British GQ 25th anniversary cover story/shoot was just what RiRi was looking for.
As you can see, she donned a Medusa crown of snakes as a python slithered around her (lucky snake?). The concept – as noted by Huffington Post – was helmed by Damien Hirst, one of the industry’s living legends. (And an occasional fashion collaborator
Check out the cover above and a few snaps below Rihanna posted on her “BadGalRiRi Instagram account.