Rihanna, Bruno Mars and Justin Bieber perform at Victoria’s Secret fashion show

Posted on 4 October 2012
By Jack Aduki
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The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show has added major star-power to the line-up for its annual event.

Grammy® Award-winning artists Rihanna and Bruno Mars, and Justin Bieber will perform on the show on the CBS Television Network.

Singers Rihanna, Justin Bieber and Bruno Mars will appear on the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show together for the first time.

Victoria’s Secret Angels Miranda Kerr, Alessandra Ambrosio, Adriana Lima, Doutzen Kroes, Candice Swanepoel, Erin Heatherton, Lily Aldridge, Lindsay Ellingson and a bevy of other supermodels will star in this lingerie runway show.

In addition to the beauties on the runway, the special will also include pink carpet interviews, model profiles and a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the world’s most celebrated fashion show.

The runway looks will include over-the-top fantasy lingerie embellished with sparkling Swarovski Elements, as well as iconic Angel wings.

Rihanna, a 24-year-old Barbados-born beauty has already won six Grammy® Awards, five American Music Awards and 18 Billboard Music Awards, among many others. Her breakthrough multi-platinum album A Girl Like Me, included her global smash Umbrella.

Rihanna’s latest album, Talk That Talk, had worldwide sales of more than 5.5 million units and brought Rihanna’s worldwide album sales to more than 37 million. With 146 million digital tracks sold worldwide, she is the top-selling digital artist of all time. In addition, she has broken a record at Top 40 with the most #1’s in the chart’s 18-year history. Her new single Diamonds reached #1 in 26 countries within five days. Rihanna kicks off her Diamonds World tour in March 2013.

In 2009, teen dream Justin Bieber became the first solo artist in history to send four songs from a debut album into the Billboard Hot 100’s Top 40 prior to the album’s release.

With worldwide album sales in excess of 15 million units, Bieber has dominated pop culture and social media for more than two years, with more than 46 million Facebook fans, more than 28 million Twitter followers and more than three billion YouTube views. Bieber has received numerous awards, including Artist of the Year at the 2010 American Music Awards, and was nominated for Best New Artist and Best Pop Vocal Album at the 2011 GRAMMY® Awards.

Bruno Mars is a singer, songwriter, producer and musician whose solo single Just the Way You Are, hit # 1 in multiple countries across the world and won the artist a Grammy® Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance in 2011. Bruno’s debut album, Doo-Wops & Hooligans, has been certified platinum 39 times worldwide and has claimed two additional hit singles Grenade and The Lazy Song. Bruno Mars is a 13-time Grammy® Award nominee who has now sold more than 45 million singles worldwide and has over one billion views on YouTube. His second album, Unorthodox Jukebox, featuring the new single Locked Out Of Heaven, will be in stores Dec. 11.

Last year’s fashion show garnered the best ratings ever in adults 18-49 and women 18-34 and averaged 11.5 million viewers.

The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is being produced by done and dusted, inc. Edward G. Razek, Monica Mitro, Ian Stewart and Hamish Hamilton are the executive producers. Hamish Hamilton is the director.