The Annual Crop Over Festival of Barbados has been celebrated since the 1780’s. The festival originated as an event in honor of the culmination of the sugar cane crop each year. At the time Barbados was the World’s largest producer of sugar.
Bad gyal favorite Rihanna is notorious for showing up to the annual celebration. The Barbadian Queen is also known for being the best dressed women on the scene. Although the festival used to be less flashy and a bit more simple, after it’s canceling in 1940 and then revival in the 70’s again-The annual celebration has grown into a HUGE festivity.
Here, Riri poses in her elegant white Crop Over costume from 2013.
Well, the 2017 Crop Over Celebration has come and gone and while Rihanna may have surprised fans and followers by missing out last year-she was sure to show up and give her all with one of her sexiest looks yet.