It was a return to prominence for the Golden Globes, holding their first award ceremony since the 2022 version was cancelled, however there have been numerous key absentees.

Zendaya, Taylor Swift and Rihanna did not attend the ceremony, and as three of the highest-profile artists round, there have been lots of questions as to why they weren’t current.

Zendaya gained the Golden Globe for finest actress in a tv sequence for ‘Euphoria’, however it was acknowledged that she did not attend because of work commitments.

However, it was later revealed that she was in Los Angeles, the place the ceremony was held.

Swift, who has loved a exceptional return to prominence in 2022, was nominated in the finest unique music class for her masterpiece named ‘Carolina’, however she confirmed that her absence was because of a rehearsal for her upcoming tour.

Where was Rihanna?

Rihanna wasn’t at the red carpet ceremony, though she did seem at the gala with ASAP Rocky.

Initially it was stated that the Barbadian singer wasn’t going to be current as she was making ready for her Super Bowl half-time look in February.

Rihanna fell simply quick in her award class, dropping to Naatu Naatu.

When she lastly appeared at the gala, Rihanna was wearing a black robe and wool coat, in what was a vastly shocking look.

2023 was her first ever Golden Globe nomination, along with her music ‘Lift Me Up’ being thought-about as a possible award winner.

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