Rihanna Gives Oprah Winfrey a Tour of Barbados (PHOTOS)

Gabrielle Chung | August 5, 2012 - 3:51 pm

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Rihanna has returned in her hometown after a whirlwind vacation in the French Riviera — and she’s brought along a special guest.

The “We Found Love” songstress took Oprah Winfrey on a tour around Barbados Saturday, hitting up her favorite local shops and hangouts.

Clad in a floral maxi, Rihanna, 24, was all smiles as she drove the 58-year-old talk show host around in jeep.

Why is Winfrey hanging around RiRi’s old stomping grounds?

The two have teamed up for a one-on-one interview for Oprah’s Next Chapter, which will chronicle the singer’s humble beginnings and her rise to superstardom.

Though the pre-recorded special will air August 19 on OWN, Winfrey gave her fans a little sneak peek of the episode on her Twitter, writing:

Launch the gallery — above — for more photos of the ladies touring Barbados.

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