Reigning princess of Pop Rihanna scores her 11th number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with her Calvin Harris-produced single “We Found Love.” The single is lifted from her upcoming album Talk That Talk, which is due out on November 21st. Although she’s sick, her excitement regarding the accomplishment was vivid in her tweet.
“YELLOW DIAMONDS IN THE LIGHT!!!
#RihannaNavy you make me look so damn good!! Yall da illest!! Congrats on our 11th #1 We Found Love! Thank U. 11th NUMBER ONE?????? That shit CRAY!!!! RihannaNavy Talk that Talk!!!!! #WeBadUMad.”
With this feat, she surpasses Janet Jackson and Stevie Wonder who has ten and ties with Whitney Houston. The Beatles, Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, Madonna and The Supremes are the superior acts that have more number ones than the Bajan beauty.
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In support of her upcoming album Talk That Talk, Rihanna has started a web series counting down the days until November 21, the album’s release date. On webisode no. 1, “21 Days To Talk That Talk,” the “We Found Love” singer discusses her standard and deluxe edition album covers with her team. Watch below… Read More
After a minor delay and less-than-buzzworthy singles, Drake has unveiled his Take Care track listing. Guest appearances include The Weeknd, Rihanna, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross and André 3000.
Drake describes Take Care as So Far Gone on another level.
“It’s very reminiscent of So Far Gone, but the production is stepped up like 10 notches. I feel like I’ve gotten better at rapping. I’m really excited for people to hear the bars.”
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Earlier this week, Coldplay appeared on BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge to promote their recently released album Mylo Xyloto. While there, they stripped Calvin Harris’ techno production for Rihanna’s “We Found Love,” and replaced it with organic instruments and Chris Martin’s haunting vocals.
Meanwhile, Rihanna lent her vocals to Coldplay’s “Princess of China,” a song featured on Mylo Xyloto. Chris and the band must really enjoy the Bajan goddess. Read More
Rihanna, who describes Miami as Barbados mixed with New York, spent her “Loud” tour downtime in the boutiques of the Magic City. Recently, the Bajan beauty “rihleased” the video for “We Found Love,” starring 22-year-old model and actor Dudley O’Shaughnessy.
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Thursday, 23-year-old Pop superstar Rihanna played The Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy for her ongoing “Loud Tour.” Recently, the Bajan sex kitten premiered her emotionally dizzy video for “We Found Love.”
Thursday, 30-year-old soulstress Christina Aguilera was spotted shopping with a friend at a Los Angeles lingerie boutique. Recently, Kelly Osbourne of E!’s Fashion Police ‘went ham’ on Xtina about her weight. Read More
During her Loud Tour downtime, Rihanna finds herself roaming the streets of Paris.
Recently, the “We Found Love” singer settled a $1 million lawsuit with photographer David LaChapelle, who accused her of plagiarizing his photographic work for her provocative Melina-directed “S&M” music video.
The Barbadian beauty isn’t out of hot water yet – Paris-based photographer Philipp Paulus also claims Rihanna copied his work without approval. That lawsuit has yet to be resolved.
On the heels of the heart-jolting premiere of Rihanna‘s “We Found Love” video comes the former redhead’s cover of Cosmopolitan: Spain. In the November issue, the 23-year old is radiant and LOUD–it’s crazy how her image can transform with the release of new music.
In the issue, she talks about the difficulty of being vulnerable as an entertainer. Apparently, since the interview she’s opened up a little more… chronicling a love of tragedy and triumph in her latest video, an occurrence that is all too real for the pop star.