The 'Stay' singer confirmed speculation that she is once again dating Brown last week, arguing: "I decided it was more important for me to be happy... He doesn't have the luxury of f**king up again."
Keeping in line with comments she made to Rolling Stone that she would "rather... take the backlash" than be without Brown, Rihanna has since posted a picture on Instagram reading: "Don't call me a bad role model then act surprised when I do some bad role model type s**t."
The text appears in front of images from her Rolling Stone Terry Richardson shoot in which she holds her middle finger seductively on her lip.
Rihanna was frequently accused of being a bad role model prior to her reunion with Brown due to her explicit pictures and music videos, and hints that she was using drugs.
The Bajan star insisted in 2011 that she doesn't want to be a role model, saying: "The things I say in my songs, they expect it of me, and [being a role model] became more of my job than I wanted it to be. But no, I just want to make music. That's it."
Brown is on probation until August 2014 for his 2009 assault against Rihanna.
The 'Don't Wake Me Up' singer was reportedly pulled over for speeding this weekend, mere days after an alleged fight with Frank Ocean at an LA recording studio.
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