Quick Biography/ Wiki Facts of Rihanna

Who is Rihanna ?

Robyn Rihanna Fenty (February 20, 1988) is a Barbadian singer, songwriter, and actress.

Born in Saint Michael, Barbadosand raised in Bridgetown, during 2003 she recorded demo tapes under the direction of record producer Evan Rogers and signed a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning for its then-president, hip hop producer and rapper Jay Z.

In 2005, Rihanna rose to fame with the release of her debut studio album Music of the Sun and its follow-up A Girl like Me (2006), which charted on the top 10 of the US Billboard 200 and respectively produced the singles “Pon de Replay” and “SOS”.

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Who are Rihanna Parents ?

Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born on February 20, 1988, 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.

Rihanna has two brothers, Rorrey and Rajad Fenty, and two half-sisters and a half-brother from her father’s side, each born to different mothers from his previous relationships.

Who is Rihanna Dating ?

Hassan Jameel started dating Rihanna on Oct 2016.

Rihanna’s previous Boyfriends:

Matt Kemp (Baseball player), Drake (Actor, Singer and rapper), Shia Labeouf (Actor, Comedian, Film Director, Music Video Director), Chris Brown (Singer), Asap Rocky (American rapper), Leonardo DiCaprio (Actor), Karim Benzema (French professional footballer), Lewis Hamilton (British Formula One racing driver) and Travis Scott ( American rapper)

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Quick Facts

  • Rihanna’s Born Name: Robyn Rihanna Fenty
  • Rihanna’s Nickname: RiRi, Caribbean Queen, The Barbados Babe, Queen of Pop, Bajan beauty
  • Rihanna’s Date of Birth: February 20, 1988
  • Rihanna’s Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • Rihanna’s Born Place: Saint Michael, Barbados
  • Rihanna’s Nationality: Afro-Bajan
  • Father: Ronald Fenty (Warehouse Supervisor)
  • Mother: Monica Braithwaite (Retired Accountant)
  • Rihanna’s Height: 5 feet 8 inches
  • Rihanna’s Weight: 60 kg / 132 pound
  • Rihanna’s Hair Color: Black
  • Rihanna’s Eye Color: Green
  • Rihanna’s Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Rihanna’s Measurements: 34-24-36
  • Rihanna’s Bra Size: 32B
  • Rihanna’s Shoe Size: 9 (US)
  • Rihanna’s First Album: Music of the Sun in 2005
  • Rihanna’s First Film: Bring it on: All or Nothing
  • Rihanna’s Favorite TV Program: Entourage
  • Rihanna’s Favorite Food: Callaloo and Jerk Chicken of Barbados and Cheesecake
  • Rihanna’s Favorite Fashion Designers: Zac Posen and Dsquared
  • Rihanna’s Favorite Song: On a Girl like me, we ride
  • Rihanna’s Favorite Bands: Paramore
  • Rihanna’s Favorite Colors: Pink, Red, Black Green
  • Rihanna’s website: www.rihannanow.com

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Facts about  Rihanna

Was signed to Def Jam Records at age 16.
Her musical inspirations include Alicia Keys, Beyoncé Knowles and Destiny’s Child, Madonna, Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson, Whitney Houston, Gwen Stefani, Bob Marley and Brandy Norwood.
Attended Combermere which is a sixth form school similar to high school in America.
Performed Mariah Carey’s single “Hero” at her school’s talent show.
Won a beauty pageant at her school.
Her father is from Barbados and her mother is from Guyana. Rihanna’s paternal grandfather, Reginald Leslie Forde, had Afro-Bajan ancestry. Rihanna’s paternal grandmother, Betty Fenty, who is Caucasian, has English, Scottish and Irish ancestry. Rihanna’s mother has Afro-Guyanese ancestry.