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Rihanna To Be Honored For Her Design Skills

Rihanna To Be Honored For Her Design Skills

Rihanna is in line to be honored for something other than her singing skill. The Parsons School of Design will honor the “Love On the Brain” singer at its 69th annual Parsons Benefit in New York on May 22nd. According to a release, the honor recognizes exceptional individuals who empower young women on a global…

Rihanna Reportedly To Star Alongside Adam Driver In Upcoming Film

Rihanna Reportedly To Star Alongside Adam Driver In Upcoming Film

Rihanna is reportedly set to star alongside Adam Driver in an upcoming film titled “Annette.” According to “Variety,” Amazon Studios has acquired the U.S. and Canadian distribution rights to the music-filled drama by French director Leos Carax. The film will reportedly start shooting this spring across several international locations, and how large Rihanna’s role will…

Rihanna Receives Harvard University Humanitarian Award

Rihanna Receives Harvard University Humanitarian Award

Rihanna is one of the world’s most successful singers and a tireless philanthropist as well.  In a ceremony held yesterday, the Harvard University Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations honored the Barbados-born singer with the 2017 Harvard Humanitarian of the Year Award. During her acceptance speech, she said that as a child she would say…

Rihanna To Receive Award From Harvard University

Rihanna To Receive Award From Harvard University

Rihanna is set to receive the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year award.  The honor is in recognition of her charitable work with her own Clara and Lionel Foundation Scholarship Program and her support of the Global Partnership for Education and the Global Citizen Project.  The singer-actress-designer-philanthropist will pick up the coveted prize on…

Rihanna Extends Chart Record With ‘Love on the Brain’

Rihanna Extends Chart Record With 'Love on the Brain'

Rihanna is making more chart history by extending her record for most top ten entries on the “Billboard” Radio Songs airplay chart. Her “Love on the Brain” moved from number 11 to ten this week, making it her 28th top ten on the survey. The feat extends her lead over Mariah Carey, who sits at…

All 8 Rihanna Studio Albums On Vinyl In Box Set

All 8 Rihanna Studio Albums On Vinyl In Box Set

All eight of Rihanna’s studio albums are now available on vinyl in one box set.  Five of the albums in the career-spanning package – “Music of the Sun,” “Rated R,” “Loud,” “Talk That Talk,” and “Unapologetic” had never been released on vinyl until now.  The collection, available now, also includes “A Girl Like Me,” “Good…

Rihanna Reacts To Beyonce Feud Rumors

Rihanna Reacts To Beyonce Feud Rumors

Rihanna is telling some of her fans to “drop” the topic of a rumored feud between her and Beyonce.  Reacting to comments on an Instagram photo and caption, the “This Is What You Came For” singer scolded fans, saying, “We don’t need to be putting black women against each other!”  Rumors of a feud stemmed…

Rihanna, Prince Harry Get HIV Test On World AIDS Day

Rihanna, Prince Harry Get HIV Test On World AIDS Day

Rihanna and Prince Harry are teaming up to encourage more people to get HIV tests. In observance of World AIDS Day yesterday, both got tested for HIV in Rihanna’s native Barbados, where they also celebrated the 50th anniversary of the county’s independence. The singer and the Prince both emphasized how simple it is to get…

Calvin Harris, Rihanna Join YouTube/Vevo Billion Views Club

Calvin Harris, Rihanna Join YouTube/Vevo Billion Views Club

Calvin Harris and Rihanna are newly-minted members of the YouTube/Vevo billion views club.  The two yesterday joined the exclusive club when their hit “This is What You Came For” crossed the billion views mark, currently sitting at over one-billion-three-million views.  There are 33 other music videos in the club, with Psy’s “Gangnam Style” leading the…

Rihanna’s “Work” Featuring Drake Wins Favorite Song At 2016 AMAs

Rihanna's "Work" Featuring Drake Wins Favorite Song At 2016 AMAs

After winning big at the 2016 American Music Awards, Drake ended the night with his fourth award for a feature on Rihanna’s “Work.”  “Work” took home one of the biggest awards of the night, Favorite Song of the Year.  Drake won earlier in the night for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album, Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Artist, and Favorite…

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