Oprah Winfrey interviewed Rihanna about her previous relationship with Chris Brown. The relationship was abusive and Rihanna would frequently end up with bruises.
Rihanna cried as she spoke about the attack in 2009, that resulted in Chris Brown being sentenced to five years' probation and community service.
The Oprah interview aired on Sunday. Rihanna said that she felt anger, hurt and betrayal when Chris Brown attacked her before the Grammy Awards in LA. She told the Belfast Telegraph saying that she was embarrassed and humiliated, and felt as though she had lost her best friend.
No matter how angry, Rihanna was, she felt like the police had made a mistake and wondered who would help Chris Brown. She was worried that people were going to call him a monster, even without checking the source, and was more concerned about what would happen to Brown than herself. At the time the abuse came to public attention, fans were outraged. Social media websites were busy with people talking about it.
Earlier this year, Rihanna caused a great deal of controversy when she got together with Brown, again. It was also rumored that she spent time with him on a yacht in the South of France, last month. Fans were getting fed up of hearing about the on and off relationship.
When Chris Brown watched the Oprah interview, he felt terrible because they are cooler now, than they have ever been. Rihanna broke down on Oprah, telling her that she lost everything when she left Chris Brown. Rihanna felt as though she had lost her best friend and that everything changed. The celebrity told Oprah how angry she felt that the world had turned on Chris. In fact, Rihanna made it perfectly clear that it was Chris Brown who needed help, but the world had turned on him. The world viewed him as a monster.
Chris Brown feels awful that he behaved, the way he did and hurt Rihanna. He is deeply regretful for his dreadful behavior. Chris Brown is working really hard to rebuild his career. He works in the studio, dancing and doing all that he can to be successful again, reports Hollywood Life.
Fans have been involved with the couple's rows and arguments since 2009. Social media websites were on fire with rumors, when Brown was charged with domestic abuse. Whilst some fans were pleased to see Rihanna on Oprah, others were fed up of hearing about the abuse. Furthermore, some fans believe that Rihanna is a bad role model. Fans spoke of how Rihanna was milking playing the innocent girlfriend and that she is hardly innocent when she has guns tattooed all over her body. People were fed up of Rihanna complaining about the abuse, when they knew she would end up back with Brown. Yet, some fans are concerned that when she gets back with Chris Brown, that she'll end up in the same position. Fans were very critical and said that she is the one who needs help. That Rihanna is not in a position to help Chris Brown, when she is the one that needs help, according to Mstarz.com.