Love The Way You Lie: Rihanna poses in her bikini as she flaunts curves and stretches herself out aboard luxury yacht
00:47 GMT, 17 July 2012
She's been working and playing hard recently, taking her recording sessions and partying in between America and London.
But Rihanna is now hard at work enjoying herself as she relaxes on a sunny break in Sardinia.
The Umbrella hitmaker jetted in to the stylish region earlier this week and has spent the majority of her time aboard a yacht with her girl pals.
Holiday snaps: Rihanna poses with a friend while aboard a yacht in Sardinia as she shows off her bikini body
And now the singer has taken to her Twitter and Instagram pages to share her holiday photos – as well as her killer curves.
Rihanna, 24, posed in her bikini as she flaunted her body while posing a number of positions on the luxury boat.
She was joined by two girl pals, who also tweeted photographs of the singer in her summery finest.
Letting her hair down: Rihanna's friend shared some more intimate pictures of the singer during the sunny outing
In one image Rihanna can be seen smouldering at the camera with her lips covered in red lipstick.
She pouts at the camera seductively while her hair blows in the wind and her tattoo can be seen.
In another image she stretches across a boat next to one friend as they pose with the backdrop of a clear blue sky.
Poser: The Umbrella hitmaker struck a number of poses as she let her hair down in the sun with friends, before posting the pictures on Twitter
Girl time: Rihanna jetted into Sardinia over the weekend following a break in her native Barbados and has spent most of her time aboard a luxury boat
Rihanna also wears a turban over her long dark hair in one picture and in another she hugs a metal post.
She also poses on a bed with her legs in the air while wearing just the strapless bikini top and bottoms.
The super star recently had some time out in her native Barbados to mourn the death of her beloved grandma Dolly.
Good time girl: The singer showed off her curves with a number of sultry poses throughout the day
Pout: She wore a strapless bikini and red lipstick as her long dark hair blew in the wind
Photo shoot: Rihanna spent most of the day parading around on the boat and taking memorable photos with her scantily clad friends
But she relocated to the Mediterranean island over the weekend.
The singer and her friends are staying
aboard a luxury boat just off the coast and it is clear she is making
the most of the opportunity to relax.
As she arrived on the island the Talk
That Talk singer was seen clutching a bottle of Corona as she made her
way across the airport tarmac – clearly in the mood to start the party
And she's sparked speculation her rumoured beau Drake is set to holiday with her in the Italian resort.
Just chilling: Rihanna was spotted on her yacht, hanging out with a female friend
Bikini babe: The singer strutted around confidently in her two-piece
Setting sail: Rihanna is taking a relaxing break on a luxury yacht