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Rihanna Vies to be Top Diva at MOBOs

The Barbados babe in bid to out-bling Jamelia and co

Rihanna is pulling out all the stops to be crowned queen of R&B at tonights Mobo Awards (September 20).

A show insider told, Rihannas going to open the show and has a very dramatic stage set planned. Shell be backed by a ten-piece orchestra.

Its going to be a real diva fest with Jamelia, LeToya and Keisha White performing, and possibly Beyonce turning up, so she wanted to do something special.

Wed love to know what Jamelias got planned. The singer recently joked with us that boyfriend Darren Byfield is not allowed to watch Rihanna on telly claiming shes too pretty.

Meanwhile, contrary to reports in todays tabloids that A-listers will be chowing down on chicken wings from high street chain Nando's, were informed theyll instead be treated to posh West Indian cuisine.

Peppered shrimp with mango, Jerk Chicken and bottles of champers are all on the menu while goodie bags will bulge with cool stuff including iPod Nanos and 400 worth of boutique shopping vouchers.