Nothin's Shady 'bout Rihanna

3/19/2009 9:55 AM PDT
For the first time since her brutal beating, Rihanna went out sans shades. No sign of her accused felon boyfriend Chris Brown either ... again.

TMZ photogs got shots of Rihanna at Les Deux nightclub in Hollywood.

Our spies inside the club say she was taken to a private area where she and four girlfriends partied for about three hours.