Rihanna is scheduled to open the MTV Video Music Awards tonight with rumoured performances of We Found Love with Calvin Harris and Cockiness (Love It) with A$ap Rocky. For this Throwback Thursday here’s a look at some of her past VMA appearances.

Rihanna at the MTV Video Music Awards 2007 wearing a pink gown by Armani Prive

Rihanna was pretty in pink at the 2007 VMAs in a hot pink strapless gown with black trim by Armani Privé. Back then she sported her signature bob that sparked a major trend in the hair world.

Rihanna at the MTV Video Music Awards 2008 wearing a Patricia Fields bustier and Peter Pilotto skirt

At the 2008 awards Rihanna hit up the red carpet in a black bustier by Patricia Field, a futuristic asymmetrical skirt from Peter Pilotto‘s Fall/Winter 2008 collection and white sandals by Cesare Paciotti.

Rihanna at the MTV Video Music Awards 2010 wearing a gown by Gucci

Rihanna didn’t walk the red carpet in 2010 but after the performance she changed into a silky dress from Gucci‘s Resort 2011 collection and nude Christian Louboutin Pigalle pumps that set off her bright red hair.

Can’t wait to see what she wears tonight!

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