Rihanna escapes early morning fire

Last updated 08:50 28/06/2012
ehi
Getty
FYAH IN DA TELLY: Rihanna had to make an emergency evacuation from her London hotel.

Relevant offers

Music

Little Apple: The song all of China is singing Video premiere: Sola Rosa: Both of Us James Blunt calls You're Beautiful annoying Justin Townes Earle: Demons and redemption Illmatic XX San Francisco radio station bans Lorde song Hot for the hits Diverse musical life behind student's shoot for stardom Billboard's Kiwi up and comers Ruby Frost finds new X factor

London Fire Brigade says Rihanna was among 300 people evacuated from a hotel after an early-morning fire in an elevator shaft.

The 24-year-old Barbadian singer tweeted news of the fire early Wednesday to her 21 million Twitter followers, posting a picture of a fire engine and the words: "Roamin da streets since 6am! Fyah in da telly."

The fire brigade said the alarm was raised at 6:22 a.m. (local time) and 10 firefighters dealt with the blaze on the 7th floor of the luxury Corinthia Hotel. There were no reports of injuries.

Rihanna performed Sunday at the outdoor Hackney Weekend concert in London.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content