Rihanna sings praises of Barbados
star Rihanna (pictured) has taken Oprah Winfrey on a tour of her native Barbados for an upcoming TV special. The talk-show queen jetted to the Caribbean to interview the singer, who played tour guide as she showed Winfrey the island’s sights over the weekend. Winfrey was also invited into Rihanna’s house to shoot footage for the Oprah’s Next Chapter special, which will air on her OWN Network in the US later this month. ‘‘What a refreshing surprise she is!’’ Winfrey says.