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Its successful lead single "Umbrella" became an international breakthrough in her career, as she won her first Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration with Jay Z in 2008.
After releasing four consecutive platinum studio albums, including the Grammy Award winner Unapologetic (2012), she was recognized as a pop icon.
She was discovered in her home country of Barbados by American record producer Evan Rogers.
Without a name or any material, the girl group managed to land an audition with Rogers who commented, "The minute Rihanna walked into the room, it was like the other two girls didn't exist".
She grew up in a three-bedroom bungalow in Bridgetown and sold clothes with her father in a stall on the street.
Rihanna's childhood was deeply affected by her father's addiction to crack cocaine and alcohol, which contributed to her parents' strained marriage.
The song reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 and in Australia, her first to reach this chart position.
Its lead single, "SOS", was an international success, charting in the top five in eleven countries.Forbes ranked Rihanna the fourth most powerful celebrity of 2012, and was named one of Time in Saint Michael, Barbados.Her mother, Monica (Braithwaite), is a retired accountant of Afro-Guyanese background, and her father, Ronald Fenty, is a warehouse supervisor of Afro-Barbadian and Irish descent.I.), "Love the Way You Lie" and "The Monster" (both with Eminem).Rihanna is one of the best-selling artists of all time.