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Rihanna

Rihanna established herself big-time in summer 2005 with her debut smash hit, "Pon de Replay," and continued to demonstrate her smash hit potential in subsequent years (e.g., "S.O.S.," 2006; "Umbrella," 2007). By the time of her third album, Good Girl Gone Bad (2007), she was a full-fledged international pop star with a regular presence atop the charts, from Germany to Japan. Born Robyn Rihanna Fenty on February 20, 1988, in Saint Michael, Barbados, she always exhibited a special quality, winning beauty and talent contests as a schoolchild. But because she lived on the fairly remote island of Barbados in the West Indies, she never foresaw the sort of stardom that would later befall her.

Appearances

Grammys 2013: Rihanna saves Bob Marley tribute from Bruno Mars and Sting
Chris Brown Wants to Perform With Rihanna at Grammys to Show They're Back Together: Report
'Saturday Night Live' Encore With Anne Hathaway and Rihanna Delivers Average Ratings
Rihanna, One Direction, Katy Perry and other nominees walk the MTV VMAs red carpet
Rihanna to Open the '2012 MTV Video Music Awards'; Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, Nicki Minaj to Perform
Will Rihanna & Chris Brown Present Together At MTV Video Music Awards?
Rihanna & Brooklyn Decker Show A Little Leg At 'Battleship' Premiere
'American Idol' finale: Rihanna to sing 'Where Have You Been'
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