Rihanna Hiding in Plain Sight

5/16/2015 7:43 AM PDT

Rihanna -- Hiding in Plain Sight (PHOTO)

Rihanna failed miserably Friday in a feeble attempt to blend into the scenery.

RiRi wore her best camo, which might have worked in the jungles of Afghanistan, but she was leaving the Bowery Hotel in NYC, and she was plain as day.

That said, what a recruiting tool she'd be.