The year in Billboard Charts 2017: Rihanna

Billboard released its long-awaited end-year charts and Rihanna’s multiple collaborations and ANTI secured her position on many of those charts. Even though, Rihanna did not release an album since ANTI (January 2016), she was still one of the most popular artists in 2017. This year only she was featured on four totally differentCONTINUE READING

Rihanna named the Greatest Pop Artist of All Time

After piling up record after record (musically and achievement-wise) on Billboard‘s Pop Songs radio airplay chart, Rihanna reigns as the No. 1 artist over the first 25 years of the survey, which began with the list dated Oct. 3, 1992. Notably, Rihanna has reached historic heights despite having arrived on the chart more than halfway throughCONTINUE READING

Rihanna makes history with Desperado

Desperado is Rihanna’s fifth No. 1 of 2017, seventh from ANTI, and 32nd total leader. Rihanna makes history with Desperado Rihanna rocks the summit of Billboard’s Dance Club Songs chart (dated Oct. 14) for the fifth time in 2017, a new high in a calendar year among all acts, as Desperado rises 2-1. RihannaCONTINUE READING

Another platinum certification for Rihanna. Wild Thoughts, a DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller’s song was certified double platinum in the United States just two months after its release (2,000,000 units). In case you forgot, the music video for Wild Thoughts is nominated in three categories at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards thatCONTINUE READING