Rihanna earns seventh no. 1 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart

As it ascends to No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100, DJ Khaled’s Wild Thoughts, featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, mounts the summit of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart (dated July 29) in its fourth week on the tally. Wild Thoughts rises with gains at radio, earning a 5-4 lift on the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart and jumping to 30 million in audience in the week ending July 16, according to Nielsen Music, a…

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Rihanna steals the show at the Valerian premiere

Rihanna took everyone’s breath away at the worldwide premiere of Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets in Los Angeles last night. RiRi slayed souls by wearing a beautiful pink Giambattista Valli dress and Manolo Blahnik shoes. According to some reports, Rihanna will also attend the London premiere of the film on Monday, July 24….

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Wild Thoughts is gold in the United States

Another day, another slay, another certification for Rihanna. Wild Thoughts, a DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller’s song was certified gold in the United States less than a month after a month after its release (500,000 units). I recently reported that Wild Thoughts was certified silver in the United Kingdom and the video was viewed more than 100 million…

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Rihanna among highest paid musicians of 2016

For the first time in nearly two decades, music industry revenue has increased for two straight years — and that’s good news for the highest earners on Billboard’s annual Money Makers list. In 2016, the 50 top artists in U.S. sales, publishing, streaming and touring took home $890.7 million, a staggering 34 percent increase over the past year’s…

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Rihanna steps out in Los Angeles

Rihanna looked gorgeous in shoes and jacket from her very own collection for PUMA as she stepped out in Los Angeles last night. RiRi was photographed dinning at one of her favourite restaurants – Giorgio Baldi. Today a limited edition of Fenty Fur Slides was released and if you want to get a pair –…

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Cara Delevingne talks working with Rihanna in Valerian

At the press junket for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, Cara Delevingne and Dane DeHaan sit with Access Hollywood and Cara talks about working with Rihanna. Cara, who has been a friend of Rihanna for five years, says that working with Rihanna on set was fun and it was wonderful to watch her encompass that…

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Rihanna to show her new collection for PUMA at New York Fashion Week

Au revoir, Proenza. Adieu, Rodarte. Ta-ta, Thom Browne. While several high-profile American brands have decided to abandon New York Fashion Week for Paris, at least one major international name is doing the opposite and bringing her show back to town: Rihanna. After two seasons showing her Fenty Puma by Rihanna collection in Paris, WWD has learned that Rihanna is heading…

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Wild Thoughts is now VEVO Certified

2017 Song of the Summer? I think so! DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller’s music video for Wild Thoughts– a single from DJ Khaled’s album Grateful was viewed more than 100 million times 20 days after its release which means it is now VEVO Certified. It is Rihanna’s 40th video to reach this milestone – most of…

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Work becomes 6x platinum in the United States

Work, work, work, work, work, work…. I know you read it in your Rihanna voice! The song, recorded with Drake and released as the lead single from Rihanna’s multi platinum album ANTI in 2016 was just certified 6x platinum! As Rihanna fans noticed, all of the lead singles from RiRi’s last four albums have been certified at least 6x…

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Luc Besson praises Rihanna’s work ethic

Director Luc Besson says getting Rihanna’s team on board for her role in the sci-fi epic Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets was a little painful at first. Rihanna’s manager Jay Brown was a fan of Besson’s films like The Professional and La Femme Nikita but they had to make sure they trusted Besson…

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