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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Rihanna dominates Billboard Music Awards nominations

Drake, Twenty One Pilots and Rihanna dominate the nominations in all categories for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards announced exclusively by Billboard today. Rihanna scored 14 nominations, making her most nominated female artist. Last year Rihanna attended the award show and performed Love On The Brain. Top Artist: Adele Beyonce Justin Bieber The Chainsmokers Drake Ariana Grande…

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Choreographer Tanisha Scott talks working with Rihanna

Music videos have evolved quite a bit over the years, but dancing remains a constant — and choreographer Tanisha Scott has seen it all, from the MTV TRL golden age of Hype Williams to Drake’s meme-tastic Hotline Bling. Tanisha has worked with Rihanna on her music videos for Rude Boy and Work. She spoke to Billboard about…

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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 scores 8 Grammy Awards nominations

2016 has been a big year for Rihanna so far. She released her eight studio album, earned 14th numer one single in the United States with Work and performer in front of hundreds of thousands of fans all over the world. The Grammy Awards nominations were announced yesterday and I am happy to report that…

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Rihanna is Spotify’s most streamed female artist of 2016

Spotify released its annual set of top lists, revealing which songs and artists made the biggest splash in the music world in 2016. Rihanna was crowned the top female artist of 2016, based on the number of streams, with Sia, Adele, Ariana Grande and Beyoncé also featuring in the top five. Rihanna is also the third most…

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Work is Pandora’s most thumbed-up song of 2016

Pandora, the go-to music source for fans and artists, released the second annual Top Thumb Hundred, a ranking of the 100 most thumbed up songs of the year that reflects our listeners’ favorite discoveries in 2016. Rihanna appears on the list five times, including the #1 spot she has achieved with Work (feat. Drake). Check…

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Rihanna scores seven Soul Train Awards nominations

Rihanna earned 7 nominations for 2016 Soul Train Awards. Drake leads the nominees with a total of 12 mentions, including best album/mixtape of the year for Views, video of the year for being featured on Rihanna’s Work and song of the year for Controlla. Rihanna was nominated in the following categories: Album/Mixtape of the Year Beyoncé…

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