She stepped out in New York City accompanied by a burly minder. And the singer, 26, made a rather bold decision to go braless while preparing for an edgy photoshoot.With her breasts virtually exposed beneath a thin black vest, Rita was hard to miss as she made her way towards a waiting car.

Adding to an already distinctive look with high-slung PVC trousers and black leather ankle boots, Rita pulled out all the stops during her latest appearance in the city.

A cropped, shearling lined jacket added to the ensemble, while a jaunty cap and heavily tinted sunglasses rounded things off.

Serving to accentuate her naturally pretty features, the singer Opted for soft, subtle touches of make-up.