Rihanna - the singer, the author of songs, the model and the fashionable designer. Is the second actor and the first singer from Barbados, the Grammy which have received the award (for a song «Umbrella» in 2008; also in 2010 Rihanna has received 2 more figurines of the Grammy for a song «Run This Town», sung with Jay-Z and Kanye West). As of June, 2010 six times headed Billboard Hot 100 (singles «SOS», «Umbrella», «Take a Bow», «Disturbia», «Live Your Life» in common c T.I. And «Rude Boy»). The world circulation of its records makes more than 13 million copies.
Rihanna was born on February, 20th, 1988 in Ronald's family and Moniki Fenti (Ronald and Monica Fenty). Mother came from Gyana, the father was born and has grown on Barbados. The prospect to spend all life on a tiny islet with the 250-thousand population, located in the Caribbean region, expected also the gifted girl. However, it since the childhood differed brisk character and didn't give in to difficulties. Rihanna participated in amateur performance and reviews of talents and won children's beauty contests. «How many myself I remember, I always sang, - she remembered the childhood. - but my parents didn't pay to it attention. I simply very much would like to sing, I adored music, listened to everything that wanted, and sang, as was able, thinking out own vocal style». At school she has created a vocal trio together with schoolmates, played a school musical, executing Mariah Carey's hit «Hero». And in 2004 has won a title of Ms. of school. read more on Rihanna Discography