Fans took to Twitter to share their outrage that Rihanna would be teaming up with Johnny following his defamation battle with ex AMber Heard.
One person hoped the backlash would make the singer rethink her decision, while another could not believe that Rihanna made the move after a six year hiatus..
Another fan said working with an abuser was “crazy.”
Rihanna got a few supporters with one announcing that they were standing with the songwriter.
Johnny joins other celebrities like Taraji P. Hension, Kornbread, and Sheryl Lee Ralph as stars of the show.
Burna Boy and Anitta will be performing.
Rihanna created joy online when she shared a video containing details of her upcoming fashion show on Instagram.
The clip pointed out the celebs and performing artistes gracing the show.
The post received millions of likes and thousands of comments.