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Barbados-Born Star: Pressure and Luxury Giant

barbados-born star: It's all a facade, said the Barbados-born star who has become the first black woman to launch a major Parisian fashion house, according to CTV. Pressure Of course... I'm passionate about what I do, so there's pressure every single second. But on the inside it was another story. It's not like crumbling pressure, but it's like 'You better get it good, girl. ' News of the singer's groundbreaking deal with LVMH, the world's largest luxury group, shook up the fashion industry earlier this month. At age 31, that's no mean feat. Rihanna is the first woman, and the first person of colour, to create a major brand under the luxury giant from scratch. ( As reported in the news.