Three years after Unapologetic, Rihanna has finally announced a release date for her eighth album ANTI. For Tidal members and pirating interneters, ANTI will release on Black Friday while all others will have to wait until December 4th.
Not only has Rihanna given fans an album release date but she has a mobile-only website that she launched in collaboration with Samsung. The ANTIdiaRy website features a glimpse into the inspiration and creative process behind her album by allowing users to use their phones to look around the “room” and find clues that let you to watch videos. Think of it as a promotional Oculus Rift.
Lastly, along with a release date and a website, Rihanna also announced a world tour with Travis Scott for the North American portion and the Weeknd and Big Sean for the European portion. Again, Tidal members get a chance to buy tickets earlier on November 3oth along with American Express card members while regular concertgoers will have to wait until December 3rd.