Ri Ri is certainly quite a view. After being named the biggest digital artist, Rihanna has just been named the first female artist ever to reach 2 billion views on the popular video site. Justin Bieber is currently the highest overall artist with 2.3 billion and Lady Gaga at 1.8.
Rihanna continues to break records and according to Billboard, she is the biggest-selling digital artist of all time with 47.5 million downloads since 2005. Eminem isn’t far behind with 42.29 million. Meanwhile, Lil Wayne, Beyoncé and Kanye West all round out the top ten. mtv
Once again, Rihanna has the Midas touch. This week, her latest album, Talk That Talk lands at #9 on the charts and surpassed the 500k mark according to the RIAA. Congrats Ri Ri!
With that good ol’ Ciroc, Diddy celebrated his New Year’s Eve down in Miami with guests including Fat Joe, Ne-Yo, Rihanna, Rick Ross, Queen Latifah and more. More of the festivities after the jump.
In support of her second single, the blonde bombshell keeps it seductive with a black-and-white visual.
The 54th Grammy nominees were announced this evening at the Concert Live! in L.A. Although Ri Ri wasn’t present, she was found across the pond and performed her chart topper from the UK. mwp