Rihanna shocked the world when she took the stage at the 2023 Super Bowl Halftime Show on Sunday (February 12th). She appeared in a stunning red outfit that accentuated her stomach curve in maternity. But as it turns out, none of the “Work” singer’s dancers at the halftime show had any knowledge of her pregnancy.
Backup dancers Laila Hayes and Lunae Campbell revealed entertainment tonight On Wednesday (Feb. 15), Rihanna’s pregnancy was kept a secret during rehearsals because she was bundled up due to the cold weather. I didn’t know about the star’s pregnancy.
“When she went there and showed her belly, we were all really confused by it,” Hayes said. I had it on, but I had it zipped up.”
“I’ve never seen a bump,” added Campbell. “Not even that day. Watching the performance again on YouTube made me realize it.” I used to wear it to rehearsals all the time.It was like a big sweatshirt.It surprised me too.”
Shortly after Rihanna’s Super Bowl spectacle, the pop star’s rep confirmed that Rihanna and boyfriend A$AP Rocky are pregnant with their second child. The Fenty Beauty founder welcomed her first child, a boy, with her rocky A$AP in May.
Watch Campbell discuss Rihanna and the pop star’s Super Bowl pregnancy.