By Meghan Blalock
Aug 20, 2012 @ 2:20 pm
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Rihanna is a hot topic today after the premiere of her revealing interview with Oprah. In the special, the 24-year-old star showed her softer side, getting emotional while talking about her family, her fans, and her (at times tumultuous) love life. In honor of her eye-opening interview—you can watch clips on oprah.comwe're taking a look at how far she's comeSee how the star has transformed from an unknown teenager to the best-selling digital artist ever in the gallery.

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