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Rihanna

Robyn Rihanna Fenty ( /riˈɑːnə/ ree-AH-nə or /riˈænə/ ree-AN-ə; born February 20, 1988), known mononymously as Rihanna, is a Barbadian recording artist and actress. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados, Rihanna began her career when she met record producer Evan Rogers in late 2003. At age 16, she came to the United States to pursue a recording career and began recording demo tapes under Rogers' guidance. She subsequently signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning for Jay-Z. Rihanna rose to fame following the release of her debut album Music of the Sun (2005), which peaked in the top ten of the Billboard 200 chart and features the Billboard Hot 100 top five hit single "Pon de Replay". In less than a year, she released her second studio album, A Girl Like Me (2006), which peaked within the top-five in the United States, and produced her first Hot 100 number one single, "SOS". Rihanna's third studio album, Good Girl Gone Bad released in May 2007, spawned the international hit singles "Umbrella", "Don't Stop the Music", "Take a Bow" and "Disturbia", with an additional four singles being released. The album was nominated for nine Grammy Awards, winning Best Rap/Sung

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Chris Brown -- Rihanna Still Close to His Heart

Chris Brown
Rihanna Still Close to His Heart

Chris Brown may be necking with Rihanna again ... with his current girlfriend right by his side.CB and Karrueche Tran were all over L.A. Tuesday promoting his new album. Chris has been… READ MORE >

Rihanna -- Hey, Football ... Don't Kick Me Around!

Rihanna
Hey, Football ... Don't Kick Me Around!

Rihanna's defending herself after the NFL and CBS pulled her musical open from Thursday Night Football ... amid the Ray Rice domestic violence scandal. The heart of her message is pretty clear --… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Rihanna -- NFL/CBS Deceived Everyone ... I Never Signed On for Football

Rihanna
NFL/CBS Deceived Everyone I NEVER Signed on for Football

Rihanna is livid at the NFL and CBS  ...  claiming the league and the network had no right to make it look like she was part of the Ravens/Steelers Thursday night pre-game show ... and… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Rihanna -- Slams CBS for Pulling Her from Ravens Game

Rihanna
Slams CBS for Pulling Her from Ravens Game

7:53 AM PT -- CBS released a statement saying they will NOT use Rihanna's performance going forward, saying, "Beginning this Thursday, we will be moving in a different direction with some elements… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
CBS Pulls the Plug On Rihanna for Ravens/Steelers Game

CBS
Pulls the Plug on Rihanna For Ravens/Steelers Game

CBS has pulled the plug on the musical opening of tonight's "Thursday Night Football" -- and it's very clear it's because they don't want to feature Rihanna in the midst of the Ray Rice… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Rihanna -- Hot Bikini Photos ... No Leak Here!

Rihanna
Hot Bikini Photos ... No Leak Here!

Rihanna struck a few fantastic poses -- standing, sitting and kneeling -- on a standup paddle board in Italy over the weekend.The photos are amazing, and best of all ... not hacked. READ MORE >

- 17 days ago
Rihanna -- LOOK AT ME ... Look at Chris Brown

Rihanna
LOOK AT ME! I'm Lookin' at Chris

8:47 A.M. PDT -- We're told the game was a Roc Nation charity event. Rihanna was scheduled to be there and Chris was supposedly a "surprise appearance."Rihanna is ridiculous ... and… READ MORE >

- 29 days ago
Rihanna -- Stay Away From My House, Creep

Rihanna
Stay Away from My House, Creep

Rihanna has yet another stalker ... and this one lurks with intent.The singer got a restraining order against a dude who skulked around her Hollywood Hills house last week. Her security saw the… READ MORE >

- 30 days ago
Rihanna -- Banging Drake Again ... and She Really Wants You to Know It

Rihanna
Banging Drake Again ... She Really Wants You to Know It

Rihanna's antics at Tuesday night's Drake/Lil Wayne concert left little doubt ... she and Drake are banging again ... and she really, really wants people to know. RiRi was front and center… READ MORE >

- 30 days ago

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