Rihanna: Who Needs a Pixie When You Can Have a Rattail Mullet?

08/20/2013 at 09:00 AM ET

Rihanna MulletCourtesy Rihanna

Say what you will about Rihanna‘s ever-changing haircuts, but you certainly can’t call them predictable. One moment her hair is gray, the next it’s short and curly, and most recently she’s sporting a particularly unusual look: A punky rat-tail mullet with mohawk overtones.

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Considering that just a few weeks ago, the star was rocking all-one-length curls, it’s unclear whether the mullet portion is her own hair, a rattail extension (hey, Miley did it), or some combination thereof.

And while the ’90s are back in a big way, we have a feeling that this tribute to Billy Ray Cyrus isn’t going to take off in the same way that, say, overalls have. This look can be filed squarely under “Things only Rihanna can pull off.” But the question remains: Is a rattail mullet too tricky for even the avant-garde star?

–Alex Apatoff

FILED UNDER: Beauty , Hair , Rihanna

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bootz on

ReReez hairstyle IS NOT a mullet ! if it’s anything it’s a ‘Punk Pixie’ or an ungelled MOHAWK’ :)

MHP on

Lol, exactly boots! Someone was just trying to be funny.

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