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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Rihanna earns 31st Top 10 hit in the United States

Wild Thoughts, featuring Rihanna and Tiller, blasts onto the Hot 100 at No. 4 (following its June 16 release). It starts at No. 2 on both Digital Song Sales (89,000 sold) and Streaming Songs (36.3 million) and No. 23 on Radio Songs (42 million), marking the highest-ever debut on the lattermost list for Khaled, Rihanna…

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Wild Thoughts Aiming for Top 10 Hot 100 Debut

DJ Khaled’s newest single Wild Thoughts could launch in the top 10 on next week’s Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated July 8). The song features Rihanna and Bryson Tiller and is from Khaled’s new album, Grateful, released on June 23. Following its first full week of activity, industry forecasters suggest that Wild Thoughts, released along with its…

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Rihanna Scores 29th No. 1 & Fifth From ANTI Album, on Dance Club Songs Chart

Rihanna racks her 29th career topper on Billboard‘s Dance Club Songs chart (dated April 8), as Sex With Me storms 3-1. Although a midtempo number in its original form, the song sauntered into clubland via remixes from John Blake, MK and Ray Rhodes, among others. In the race for the most No. 1s in the chart’s…

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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 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 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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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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Kiss It Better is Rihanna’s 27th VEVO Certified video

Another day, another record broken. Rihanna’s music video for Kiss It Better – a single from her eight studio album ANTI – has just reached 100 million views on her VEVO channel on YouTube. As we previously reported, Needed Me reached the milestone not long ago. Kiss It Better is RiRi’s 27th music video to…

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Needed Me becomes Rihanna’s 26th VEVO Certified video

She just got her Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2016 Video Music Awards and now she is breaking records… again. The music video for Needed Me, third single from ANTI, has just reached one hundred million views and became Rihanna’s 26th VEVO Certified video to do so. We don’t have to mention that…

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