One source claims the 18-year-old was actually bullied for being there -- apparently not everyone thought she earned the right to walk the shows!
The insider spilled:
Or was it?
"We had been talking about going short for a little while now and actually planned to do it the following week, but I just felt like, why wait? Let's do it today! And Ri said the same thing. She was ready for her short hair again!"
We're glad they did it early because RiRi looked so chic when she received her Video of the Year award!
[Image via Apega/WENN.]