Work goes double platinum in the United Kingdom

Work (featuring Drake), the first single from Rihanna’s eight album ANTI, has been certified double platinum in the United Kingdom. It means it sold over 1.2 million copies since its release in January 2016. The song spent nine consecutive weeks atop Billboard Hot 100 in 2016. In other news, Love On The Brain slips 5-7…

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Rihanna scores her 22nd Top 5 hit on Billboard

Rihanna earns her 22nd top five hit on the Billboard Hot 100, as Love on the Brain rises 6-5 on the chart dated March 25. Airplay continues to drive the ballad most heavily, as it keeps at No. 3 on Radio Songs (107 million, essentially even week-over-week). Rihanna breaks out of a fifth-place tie with…

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Rihanna wins 3 iHeartRadio Music Awards

Justin Timberlake, Rihanna, and Twenty One Pilots were among the big winners at the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday night. Rihanna won in three categories: R&B Song of the Year for Work (feat. Drake) and R&B Album of the Year for ANTI and Best Collaboration for Work (feat. Drake). Even though, she did not attend the show as…

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Rihanna Earns Landmark 30th Top 10 Hit on Billboard Hot 100

Rihanna rumbles 13-8 on the Billboard Hot 100 (dated March 4) with Love on the Brain, marking her milestone 30th top 10. Dating to the chart’s Aug. 4, 1958, inception, only Madonna, with 38, and The Beatles, with 34, boast more. Rihanna breaks a tie for third place with Michael Jackson, who’s tallied 29 top…

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Rihanna attends the Grammy Awards

Rihanna looked incredible as she arrived on the red carpet at last night’s Grammy Awards. Despite being nominated eight time, the Recording Academy decided to snub her and ANTI and as a result she left with zero awards. In our hearts, Rihanna wins every category! After the gala Rihanna went to 1OAK nightclub for an…

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Rihanna Extends Record for Most Radio Songs Top 10s

Rihanna extends her record for the most top 10s on Billboard’s Radio Songs airplay chart, as Love on the Brain lifts 11-10 on the list (dated Feb. 4). The retro R&B track is her 28th top 10, widening her lead over runner-up Mariah Carey, who has earned 23 top 10s since Radio Songs launched in…

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New Rihanna platinum certifications

Rihanna extends her lead for the most RIAA digital single certifications. Four of her singles received new awards in December. Diamonds was certified up to 6x platinum (6 million US units), while Needed Me reached 4x platinum (4 million). FourFiveSeconds meanwhile ascended to 3x platinum (3 million US units). ANTI’s single Kiss It Better, which was not…

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Love On The Brain becomes Rihanna’s 40th Top 20 single

Rihanna records her milestone 40th top 20 Hot 100 hit, as Love on the Brain bounds 30-20. The Anti single lifts 23-20 on the Digital Song Sales chart (27,000 sold, up 16 percent) and 25-21 on Radio Songs (46 million in audience, up 16 percent), while nearing Streaming Songs (5.8 million U.S. clicks, 17 percent)….

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