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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Needed Me becomes Rihanna’s longest-charting hit

Needed Me marks a milestone among Rihanna’s 57 Hot 100 entries: it becomes her longest-charting, as it spends a 42nd week on the list¬†(rebounding 34-32). It one-ups the 41-week chart run of her smash We Found Love, featuring Calvin Harris. Here is a recap of Rihanna’s longest-lasting hits on the Hot 100: 42 weeks, Needed…

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Throwback Thursday: What’s My Name?

Oh, how the time flies! – you can hear that all the time, from a friend, a member of the family or a fan. When it comes to Rihanna, with all her success, it is really hard to follow up – record after record, number 1 after number 1, successful fashion collaborations. It really hit…

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Billboard: Chris Brown Pairs With Rihanna, McGraw

Still riding high on the success of his 2007 sophomore Jive set “Exclusive,” which has sold 1.9 million copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan, Chris Brown is wrapping up a banner 2008. In the meantime, Brown is plenty busy with other projects, including new music with girlfriend Rihanna. “I actually have a…

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T.I fends off Beyonce , remains atop Hot 100

T.I. starts a fifth non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week with “Live Your Life” featuring Rihanna, but Beyonce is nipping at his heels with two different songs. Her “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)” rockets 28-2 after selling 204,000 digital downloads, while “If I Were a Boy” holds…

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