Check Out Remarkable Things You Never Knew About Rihanna As She Celebrates 31st Birthday Today (Details, Photos)

Award winning Barbadian singer, song writer and actress, Rihanna, is plus one today. 

The young successful entrepreneur who has 9 Grammy awards tied to her name, born on the 20th of February 1988 is 31 today.

Robyn Rihanna Fenty popular referred to as 'Bad girl Riri' is a Barbadian singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados, and raised in Bridgetown, she was discovered by American record producer Evan Rogers in her home country in 2003.

She's sold over 300M records, making her one of the best-selling artists ever!

Rihanna on the red carpet at the Grammys award night

Aside winning 9 Grammy Awards, Rihanna has also won 12 Billboard Music Awards, 13 American Music Awards (including the Icon Award), and 7 MTV Video Music Awards (including the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award).

More baffling is the fact that this iconic artistry of a lady also has up to 6 Guinness World Records tied to her name. 

Rihanna - Guiness world record

>>> Guinness World Record, 2010: Female artist with the most US no.1 singles in a year

Rihanna became the only female artist to have 4 US Hot 100 No. 1 singles in a calendar year in 2010. These songs were: Rude Boy, Love the Way You Lie (featuring Eminem), What’s My Name? (featuring Drake) and Only Girl (In The World).

>>>Guinness World Record, 2011: Most consecutive years of UK No.1 singles

Rihanna is the first female artist to have UK No.1 singles in five consecutive years, 2007 to 2011, starting with Rude Boy and most recently Only Girl (In The World). Only Elvis and the Beatles have more.

>>> Guinness World Record, 2012: Best-selling digital artist (US)

In 2012, Rihanna became the best-selling digital artist in the US, selling (at the time) 47.57 million digital tracks during her career.

>>> Guinness World Record, 2013: Most consecutive weeks on UK singles chart (multiple singles)

Between the No.1 debut of Run this Town in 2009 and the final chart appearance of Diamonds in 2013, Rihanna spent 196 consecutive weeks in the Top 75 of the UK singles chart with 30 different tracks, 23 of which were as a SOLO ARTIST or LEAD VOCALIST. 

>>> Guinness World Record, 2013: Most digital No.1 singles in the US

Rihanna became the only female artist with 13 No.1 hits on Billboards Digital Songs Chart. These are Pon de Replay (2005), SOS (2006), Umbrella (Rihanna feat. Jay-Z, 2007), Take a Bow (2008), Disturbia (2008), Live Your Life (T.I. feat. Rihanna, 2008), Love the Way You Lie (Eminem feat. Rihanna, 2010), Only Girl (In the World) (2010), What’s My Name? (Rihanna feat. Drake, 2010), S&M (Rihanna feat. Britney Spears, 2011), We Found Love (Rihanna feat. Calvin Harris, 2011), Diamonds (2012) and The Monster (Eminem feat. Rihanna, 2013). Rihanna’s 13 No.1 hits on Billboards Digital Songs Chart spent a cumulative total of 38 weeks at #1, which Guinness tagged as another Digital Songs record.

>>> Guinness World Record, 2014: Most “Liked” Person on Facebook

Remarkable right???? It doesn't end there.

Badgirl Riri

Rihanna dethroned the previous social media king Eminem by becoming the most “liked” person on May 16 2013 when her “like” count reached 70,738,549. Her current Facebook likes now stand at 81,694,309.

Rihanna’s achievements to date are truly impressive. Here’s to more success in the coming years for this amazing artiste.

How she has changed the pop culture with her iconic artistry is something we as a human race can never deny. 

She is absolutely phenomenal. 

While still digesting her many accomplishments, check out her various Grammy awards look;

Rihanna on the red carpet at the Grammys award night, rocking a pink ball gown

Rihanna at the grammys

Rihanna on the red carpet at the Grammys

We love her so much and we wish her a flawless Happy 31st birthday 💕💕💕

Source: Wikipedia, Facebook handler - Augustus Ceasar Ibeche
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