Goddess Of The Grammys: Count Down Rihanna’s 30 Hottest Award Show Styles Of All Time

It’s a crazy mixed up uncertain world out there, but there’s one thing we know for sure: Rihanna will always steal the show on the red carpet! The good girl gone bad is known for her huge style and tiny outfits, and she never fails to win the prize for sexiest attire at every awards show. The dress she wore to the Grammys last year left us with heartĀ palpitations, and we can’t wait to see what she shows up in on Sunday. To get us in the mood, we’ve painstakingly assembled her 30 hottest award show styles of all time!

  • Musician Rihanna attends the MTV Europe Awards 2010 at the La Caja Magica on November 7, 2010

  • Rihanna performs during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2010 live show at La Caja Magica on November 7, 2010

  • Singer Rihanna performs onstage at the 2010 American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 21, 2010

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 2010 American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 21, 2010

  • Recording artist Rihanna arrives at the Gucci and RocNation Pre-GRAMMY Brunch at the Soho House on February 12, 2011

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011

  • Singers Rihanna (L) and Drake perform onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011

  • Singer Rihanna performs onstage during the 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena May 22, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada

  • Singer Rihanna performs during the 2011 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena May 22, 2011

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California

  • Singer Rihanna performs onstage at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 12, 2012

  • Rihanna attends The BRIT Awards 2012 at the O2 Arena on February 21, 2012 in London, England

  • Actress/singer Rihanna arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures’ ’Battleship’ at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on May 10, 2012

  • Singer Rihanna performs onstage during the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards at Staples Center on September 6, 2012

  • Singer Rihanna attends the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall August 31, 2006 in New York City

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 49th Annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on February 11, 2007

  • Singer Rihanna performs on stage during the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards held at The Palms Hotel and Casino on September 9, 2007

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards held at The Palms Hotel and Casino on September 9, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  • Singer Rihanna performs onstage during the 50th annual Grammy awards held at the Staples Center on February 10, 2008

  • Singer Rihanna performs onstage during the 2008 BET Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on June 24, 2008

  • Singer Rihanna performs on stage at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards at Paramount Pictures Studios on September 7, 2008

  • Singer Rihanna performs on stage at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards at Paramount Pictures Studios on September 7, 2008

  • Singer Rihanna poses in the press room during the 2008 American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on November 23, 2008

  • R&B Soul singer Rihanna poses on the red carpet as she arrives at the 2009 Pre-Grammy Gala & Salute to Industry Icons event in Beverly Hills on February 7, 2009

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 2009 American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 22, 2009

  • Singer Rihanna onstage at the 2009 American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 22, 2009

  • Rihanna attends the NRJ Music Awards 2010 at Palais des Festivals on January 23, 2010

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on January 31, 2010

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the Echo Award 2010 at Messe Berlin on March 4, 2010 in Berlin, Germany

The looks run the gamut from glam gowns to BDSM leather and studs. Chains and whips excite her, y’all! We’ve also thrown in some kickin’ costumes from her unforgettable live performances too, because’s what an awards ceremony without a few butt grabs, right? Check out our gallery above and let us know what you think of our list. Did we get ’em all? Sound off in the comments section below!

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