Robyn Rihanna Fenty, known to the public as Rihanna, is a singer-songwriter and actress born in Barbados on February 28, 1988. Just a year after moving to the United States in 2004, she met with president and CEO of Def Jam Records, Jay-Z, who was so impressed that he gave her a six-album record deal on the same day of her audition.
When was Rihanna born?
February 20, 1988
Where was Rihanna born?
Saint Michael, Barbados
What was the last album Rihanna recorded?
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Originally from Barbados, Rihanna has become a sensation in North America by blending pop, R&B, and Caribbean music with a hip hop backbeat. Her fourth studio album, Rated R, was released in November 2009 as one of the best pop albums of the year. She won two Grammy Awards after pairing with Jay-Z on his single “Run This Town,” and has achieved six number one singles on the Hot 100 on her own. With her musical talent and dramatic, ever-changing look, this international sensation has drawn crowds and is ready to give fans a tour that’s worth their money!
Since so quickly starting her music career, Rihanna has released six studio albums described as a wonderful mix of dancehall, reggae, pop, and R&B. Her work has won her 208 awards, including 6 Grammies and 2 MTV Video of the Year awards. Rihanna is currently working on a seventh album and is scheduled for her fifth tour in 2013, called the Diamonds World Tour.
The Barbados born pop singer burst onto the music scene in 2005 with her debut album, Music of the Sun, which peaked at number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, and featured the hit single "Pon de Replay." The following year her second offering, A Girl Like Me, topped out at number five on the charts, and the song "SOS" became her a number one hit in the US, solidifying her status as one of the brightest young performers in the music industry. She has since released three more albums, all which have been commercially successful. The pop superstar is currently touring throughout the United Kingdom and Europe. If you'd like to catch a glimpse of her unique show live and in-person, be sure to purchase Rihanna Tour Tickets today!