(AllHipHop News) Rihanna’s career is beginning to mirror that of one who can require competition to “Bow Down”. Rihanna, with 12 Hot 100 #1 hits becomes the first artist in the twenty year history of Billboard’s Nielsen BDS-based Pop Songs radio airplay chart.
After her 1st #1 single, “S.O.S.” from her second album A Girl Like Me, the Barbadian songstress tallied 11 more #1 hits in the next six years including “Umbrella”, “Rude Boy”and Eminem’s “Love The Way You Lie”. ” Unapologetic lead single “Diamond” was her 12th #1 single and has been certified multi-platinum in eight countries including America.
Rihanna is tied for #6 with Madonna for the most #1 songs on the 50+ year history of the Billboard Hot 100.
Never one to be shy about revealing, Rihanna is also preparing to release a live documentary DVD for her ambitious 777 Tour on May 7th. The DVD will show performances from her stops in Mexico City,Toronto, Stockholm, Paris, Berlin, London, and New York City. The DVD also promises to show behind-the-scenes of the tour which consisted of Rihanna flying journalists and fans around Europe to each of the seven shows.
An edited version (44 minutes) of the documentary will air on Fox TV on May 6th at 8pm.
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