Rihanna

  • Birth Name: Robyn Rihanna Fenty
  • Birth Place: St. Michael, Barbados
  • Profession: Singer, Actor
Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on

Next on TV

Fast Facts

  • Was discovered in 2003 by music producer Evan Rogers while he was vacationing in Barbados.
  • Auditioned for Def Jam Records president and C.E.O. Jay-Z, who signed her after hearing her sing three songs.
  • Her debut single, "Pon de Replay," made it to No. 2 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart in summer 2005.
  • Created the Believe Foundation in 2005 to benefit terminally ill children.
  • In February 2009, was assaulted by then-boyfriend Chris Brown. Brown was arrested and later pleaded guilty to felony assault.
  • When her single "S&M" hit No. 1 in 2011, she became the youngest solo artist to have 10 singles hit No. 1 on the Hot 100 list.
  • In 2015, became the first artist to surpass 100 million Gold & Platinum song certifications by the RIAA (the Recording Industry Association of America).

Awards

  • 2011, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Song: Winner
  • 2011, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Music Video: Winner
  • 2012, People's Choice Awards — Favorite R&B Artist: Winner
  • 2011, Grammy — Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Winner
  • 2010, Grammy — Best Dance Recording: Winner
  • 2012, Grammy — Best Short Form Music Video: Winner
  • 2013, Grammy — Best Urban Contemporary Album: Winner
  • 2017, People's Choice Awards — Favorite R&B Artist: Winner
  • 2011, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Pop Artist: Winner
  • 2017, Grammy — Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Winner
  • 2014, Grammy — Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Winner
  • 2009, Grammy — Best Rap Song: Winner
  • 2008, People's Choice Awards — Favorite R&B Song: Winner
  • 2007, Grammy — Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Winner
  • 2009, Grammy — Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Winner
  • 2010, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Music Collaboration: Winner
  • 2013, People's Choice Awards — Favorite R&B Artist: Winner

Relationships

  • Chris Brown — Ex-significant Other
  • Rorrey Fenty — Brother
  • Ronald Fenty — Father
  • Monica Fenty — Mother
  • Jamie — Half Brother
  • Samantha — Half Sister
  • Rajad Fenty — Brother
  • Matt Kemp — Ex-significant Other
  • Kandy — Half Sister

Ranking Big Bang Theory's Guest Stars

From Stan Lee to Leonard Nimoy, check out the greatest cameos on the CBS sitcom

25 Great 2000s Movies to Stream Right Now

From Crouching Tiger to No Country

My News

Sign up and add shows to get the latest updates about your favorite shows - Start Now