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Rihanna picks up Shoe of the Year title

Rihanna's new Puma sneakers have landed the fashionable R&B star the Shoe of the Year title.

Footwear News bosses, who host the annual 'Shoe Oscars', announced the singer's Fenty Pumas by Rihanna had won the coveted award on Friday (04Nov16).


"In my wildest dreams, I never would have imagined an honor like ‘shoe of the year’," Rihanna said in a press release. "It means so much to me to make a mark like this in the shoe and sneaker industry and to have so many people share my love for the creeper."


Past Shoe of the Year winners include Kanye West for his Yeezy Boost 350 sneaker with Adidas.