Rihanna with grandfather at Barbados carnival

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It was a family affair for Rihanna as she bumped into her grandfather while playing Carnival Queen at the Crop Over festival in Barbados recently.

RIHANNA TURNS CARNIVAL QUEEN IN BARBADOS

The happy twosome hugged and grinned in pictures Rihanna posted to her Instagram account of the carnival celebrations, captioned: "Look who was pon de road yesterday! My grandfather Bravo!!! The whole family was out to all!".

In another picture Ri-Ri's grandfather smiles happily at the We Found Love star as she parades around in her carnival outfit. The singer returned to her home country Barbados to attend the traditional festivities  - a carnival to celebrate the country’s sugar harvest. 

Rihanna was dressed in a suitably stand-out costume, wearing nothing but a bejewelled bikini and white feathered headdress, showing off her new curly cropped hairstyle - while her grandfather dressed somewhat more modestly in a classic chequered shirt. 

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The singer also posted more images adding affectionately, "He's legendary, and he loves me, just the way I am!".

Currently enjoying some time off over the summer, the Bajan singer will be returning to her Diamonds World Tour in September, when she will be hitting Asia for the first time with a show in Macau. 

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