An "amazing, amazing experience:" Israel by Rihanna
Rihanna in Jerusalem
R&B singing sensation Rihanna took to the stage in front of an Israeli audience for the first time Sunday night as part of her latest world tour.
It’s the first time in the Holy Land for the 22-year-old Barbados native. The concert was part of her Last Girl on Earth tour, which began three weeks ago in Europe.
Rihanna spent the two days prior to her show touring Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, holding press conferences, and meeting some of her fans. She said her time in Israel was an “amazing, amazing experience.”
On Saturday evening, Rihanna held a press conference at the “Kfir” Scouts center in Tel Aviv. She helped paint the building’s walls, took part in the creation of a wall painting and posed for photos with the young volunteers.
The concert’s organizers invited the audience to take part in various volunteering activities for four hours in order to be eligible to buy tickets for the show. Apart from the right to watch the concert, the many volunteers got the chance to join he singer at the “Kfir” center.