Rihanna Reaches 20 Million Record Sales In The Uk
Bajan pop princess Rihanna has reason to celebrate this week. After a successful headlining stint at BBC Radio 1’s Hackney Weekender, news broke that she has officially sold a combined total of over 20 million records in the UK. The Official Charts Company managing director Martin Talbot stated: "Rihanna's record, in selling more than 20 million records in the space of seven years, is truly staggering..."
In the past seven years the sultry songstress has shifted an incredible 14 million albums as well as 6 million singles in the United Kingdom.
The Calvin Harris produced ‘We Found Love’ is the stars biggest selling single in the UK, with over 1.14 million copies sold. Rihanna is continually breaking records in the UK; she also became the only female in history to reach the Official Singles and Official Albums Chart at the same time twice in the same year with different singles and albums.
Rihanna’s dedicated navy – which include over 21m followers on Twitter - have also contributed to her being the only female artist in history to achieve five No.1 UK singles in five consecutive years.
That Rihanna reign just won’t let up!
Words: Jason (@JasonMBM)