The singer's management team has told her to let her ex go, but she outright refuses.
Jay-Z's management firm, Roc Nation, has told Rihanna to steer clear of Chris Brown in the wake of Ri-Ri using Brown's voice on her new single and then getting into it on Twitter with his new girlfriend, Karrueche Tran.
But do you think she's going to take that advice? Nope! 75% Of Readers Think Rihanna Needs To Dump Ex, Chris Brown!
According to the New York Post, a source has said, "Her management banned her from reuniting with Chris, but she said she'll do whatever the hell she wants to. Rihanna is rebelling. She says they have been working her too hard and she wants some time to herself. They fear she'll secretly record an album with Brown, just to defy them."
Yikes, girlfriend! What's behind this irrational rebellion? Well, it might have something to do with her insatiable attraction to danger and bad boys.
In an interview with Elle recently, the 24-year-old said, "When you know you like a guy, or when you've been in love, that's the same feeling you have swimming with sharks." A Domestic Violence Survivor's Advice For Rihanna
Sure, she got up close and personal with some scary sharks while filming her movie Battleship, but really? Love is the same feeling as swimming with razor-toothed sharks?
She went on to say, "That's the same feeling you have when doing anything daring, risky, spontaneous, or unpredictable. I think having those butterflies is the closest thing to being in love. And when you play it safe, you don't feel anything at all."
So is this why Rihanna refuses to let go of Chris Brown, even though he's been physically abusive with her in the past? We totally get wanting to feel a rush when you're with someone, but maybe Rihanna should think about where her desire for danger and risk comes from. Many victims of domestic violence return to their abusers again and again, and even celebrities aren't immune to the cycle of abuse. 3 Reasons We're Angry About Rihanna Secretly Seeing Chris Brown
We think Rihanna can be in a exciting, fulfilling relationship—without someone like Chris Brown!
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