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Rihanna named the top selling digital singles artist in the USA

Bajan beauty Rihanna has been confirmed as the highest selling digital singles artist of all time in the USA, and also as the first artist to pass the 100 million mark in terms of downloaded and streamed singles. 

Cary Sherman, the chairman of the RIAA, explained that Rihanna “has not only surpassed RIAA's one-hundred million mark, but also is the first artist to do so. It's an historic feat and a testament to an extraordinary career.”

The 'Umbrella' sensation also shared the amazing news with her followers on Instagram and posted a screenshot of an article about it, which she captioned with: "Thank you God for fulfilling Your plans in my life... All the Glory belongs to You!!!! Today is a day I'll never forget!!! Thank you #RihannaNavy for allowing me to make history with you!"

Rihanna, meanwhile, has also launched a range of temporary tattoos in partnership with jewellery designer Jacquie Aiche and speaking about the products, Aiche said: "Creating the tattoos was a really collaborative process betweenRihanna and myself, which we feel is so evident in the final designs."

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