Singer unveiled the ballad from forthcoming new album 'Unapologetic' on SNL

Rihanna performed a brand new track on US TV show Saturday Night Live this weekend (November 10) – scroll down to watch it.

Titled ‘Stay’ the track will feature on the singer’s forthcoming seventh album ‘Unapologetic’. It follows the release of the single ‘Diamonds’, for which she premiered the video last week.

‘Unapologetic’ is Rihanna’s seventh album and will be released later this month. It features guest appearances from Eminem, Future and her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown, who was charged with assaulting her in 2009.

The singer also recently confirmed details of seven gigs that she will play as part of her new album promotion. Dubbed the 777 tour, Rihanna will play seven gigs over seven days in seven different countries. She will kick off the string of dates in London on November 14, before stopping off in Paris, Toronto, Berlin, Los Angeles, Stockholm and New York.

Rihanna will also switch on the Christmas lights at Westfield shopping centre in London this December. She will earn a reported £5m for the appearance.