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Robyn Rihanna Fenty ( ree-AN-ə; born February 20, 1988) is a Barbadian singer, businesswoman and actress based in the United States. She was cited as the best-selling female recording artist of the 21st century by Guinness World Records and is one of the best-selling recording artists of all time, with sales estimated at 250 million units worldwide. Rihanna is the highest-certified female digital single artist and the only female artist to have seven U.S. diamond certified singles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rihanna has received more than 55,805,961 page views. Her biography is available in 128 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 124 in 2019). Rihanna is the 85th most popular singer (down from 82nd in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Barbados and the most popular Barbadian Singer.

Rihanna is most famous for her music. She has a wide range of songs, including pop, dance, and R&B.

Memorability Metrics

  • 56M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 128

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 17.74

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Rihanna ranks 85 out of 4,381Before her are Karel Gott, Anna Magdalena Bach, France Gall, Gwen Stefani, Klaus Meine, and Johnny Hallyday. After her are Alla Pugacheva, Françoise Hardy, Lata Mangeshkar, Anatoliy Solovianenko, Donna Summer, and Gloria Gaynor.

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Among people born in 1988, Rihanna ranks 1After her are Robert Lewandowski, Mesut Özil, Marcelo, Alexis Sánchez, Emma Stone, Sergio Agüero, Ángel Di María, Conor McGregor, Ivan Rakitić, Jérôme Boateng, and Khabib Nurmagomedov.

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In Barbados

Among people born in Barbados, Rihanna ranks 2 out of 22Before her are Sandra Mason (1949). After her are Stede Bonnet (1688), Sue Gardner (1967), Grandmaster Flash (1958), Clifford Husbands (1926), Mia Mottley (1965), Freundel Stuart (1951), Owen Arthur (1949), Elliott Belgrave (1931), Arthur Barclay (1854), and Errol Barrow (1920).

Among SINGERS In Barbados

Among singers born in Barbados, Rihanna ranks 1After her are Shontelle (1985).