Rihanna performed a South African dance at the Grammys and people are loving it

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  • Rihanna performed “Wild Thoughts” with DJ Khaled and Bryson Tiller at the Grammys.
  • But there was no mistaking that this performance belonged to the Barbadian singer. 
  • Rihanna surprised fans with a high-energy four minutes and a South African dance.

There were a lot of great performances Sunday night from Lady Gaga and Kesha at the 60th annual Grammys. One of the big highlights came when Rihanna sang and dance to “Wild Thoughts” with DJ Khaled and Bryson Tiller.

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The 29-year-old Barbadian singer stole the performance as she came out on stage and showed off the Gwara Gwara, a South African dance.

People weren’t expecting it.

It’s one of several moments from the night that is quickly becoming a meme.

The entire performance was one of the most lively ones of the over three-hour broadcast.

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And people couldn’t get enough of Rihanna.

It was clear how much fun the singer was having during her performance.

She was all smiles through the nearly four-minute song.

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The singer took home a Grammy Sunday night for best rap and sung performance with Kendrick Lamar for “Loyalty.”

You can watch the full performance below and follow along with our Grammys’ coverage here.

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