Rihanna Immortalized In Wax By Madame Tussauds

By Allen Starbury  |  08/31/2010

Rihanna wax figureRihanna has become the latest celebrity to get the wax treatment, aka immortalized in wax by the Madame Tussauds wax museum in Washington, D.C.

The DC museum unveiled the wax likeness of Rihanna on Tuesday, who joins other big names like President Barack Obama, Madonna, Rosa Parks, and Denzel Washington, among others.

According to the Associated Press, Madame Tussauds' artists studied hundreds of photos and video of the singer to capture her look. And, Rihanna herself donated the figure's outfit, which includes a black lace corset, black fitted jacket, black skinny pants and black silk heels.

Her figure will be part of the museum's Glamour Room, where guests can take photographs with the figure.

In other Rihanna news, she recently took over control of her official Twitter page (@Rihanna), where she revealed that new music will be coming soon.

According to Rap-Up.com, the first single from her upcoming fifth studio album, due in November, will be "Only Girl."

"In less than 10 dayz ima send u sumn special, and ur gonna play it OVER and OVER, like I’m the only girl in the world!" Rihanna tweeted to Seacrest.

She's currently in Hawaii, where she's rumored to be shooting the music video for the new single.