Andrew Lloyd Webber has claimed he discovered Rihanna 4 years ago

Andrew Lloyd Webber has claimed he discovered Rihanna

The 68-year-old said he spotted her 12 years ago.

Andrew Lloyd-Webber, British composer and songwriter has confessed to discovering Rihanna.

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According to METRO, Andrew made an appearance on Good Morning Britain where he spoke about his new musical School of Rock but also his meeting with Rihanna a few years back.

"I saw her. She was singing with a sort of karaoke band at a hotel I was staying at, Sandy Lane in Barbados. She was singing there – this must have been about 12 years ago."

"I remember talking to Nigel Wright, who’s sort of my music guy, and we were having a drink and we thought: she’s very, very good."

A little bit shockingly, Andrew compared the Baijan singer to bringing back a picture from a foreign country.

"If we bring her back, it’d be like when you see a picture when you’re away and you take it home and you think, why did I buy that?"

"I thought I might get her home and wonder what to do with her."

People on Twitter weren't impressed with Andrew's comments about Rihanna.

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