Rihanna – Caribbean Woman Of The YearJanuary 5, 2009 \
On the music scene, sexy Bajan singer, Rihanna, the product of a Guyanese mother, proved critics who claimed she was a one hit wonder, completely wrong. Rihanna rose to super star status in 2008, picking up a Grammy and beating back two top R&B singers to claim her third American Music Award. Rihanna was also selected as the spokesmodel for Gucci’s first UNICEF ad campaign. She will appear in the fashion house’s Tattoo Heart campaign and began work on her fourth studio album, following the renewed success of the re-issue of her third album, titled ‘Good Girl Gone Bad: Reloaded’. Good Girl Gone Bad has so far sold 6.2 million copies worldwide and has gone 3x Platinum in the US, 4x Platinum in the UK and Canada, 5x Platinum in Russia, and 6x Platinum in Ireland; including Good Girl Gone Bad: Reloaded. Read the whole article here.