Rihanna strips into bikini ahead of Coachella performance - pictures
Published Apr 16 2012, 12:42 BST | By Naomi Gordon Rihanna
posted provocative twitpics ahead of her performance at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival in California this weekend (April 14).
The 24-year-old singer, who performed with DJ Calvin Harris before dragging best friend and fellow singer Katy Perry up on stage for a hug, posed in a denim bikini in the series of snaps in the sunny Californian valley. She accompanied the picture with the tweet: "Gimme dat."
Rihanna also uploaded a picture of her sitting on the shoulders of a male friend along with the tweet: "Here's my party spot!!!"
The star has been busy promoting debut film Battleship
, which opened last week on April 11.