This song also have a Michael Jackson vibe to it and I found out why. Although timing suggested that it is about the domestic abuse in relationship with , songwriters Ne-Yo and Chuck Harmony claim that is not the case, and any song Rihanna recorded at that point in her career would be seen as about Chris Brown. I think I like it about as much as the Good Girl Gone Bad album. It's both sad and hopeful, triumphant and defeated. Archived from on October 5, 2013.
The result was Rihanna's 12th 1 hit single which tied her with and the Supremes for fifth place on the overall list of artists with most chart-topping pop hits. With her voice controlling the track, it's both trippy and introspective. Since the beginning of her career in 2005, Rihanna has sold over 280 million records and singles, making her one of the of all time. Strings add to the drama, giving you the emotion that's usually only reserved for Rihanna's social media. Numb, Pour it Up, What Now, Get it Over With, and Nobody's Business are my favorites. The icy, haunting recording received strong critical acclaim, and it reached the pop top 10.
This song could easily blast out of a boombox, raised over a heartthrob's head in the climactic scene of a teen drama. Most of all, it's honest, it's refreshing, and it's a win on an album that feels all her own. Critical response was somewhat muted, but the song was an instant success with pop fans. She was called in to write words for a song put together by and Benny Blanco. It remained at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 for ten weeks, becoming the singer's longest-running chart topper in the country. Here, she drives home sultry vocals over a similarly sexy piano-driven beat. The record is raw, soulful, and a certified banger! I love the sound and I feel like she low-key stepped out the box and it worked in her favor; not saying that her other albums weren't fire ass well! Rihanna, Pour It Up by Rihanna, and much more.
It's not only a good cover, but also a standout song on the album. I wasn't a huge fan of Talk that Talk so I think this is a nice comeback for me. Archived from on January 25, 2012. We're here for Rihanna's bad gal cowboy phase. Rihanna — Here We Go 10. Archived from on January 12, 2011.
Tell us how you really feel, Rih! It's heavy, but the tune is light and listenable. It's a nice interlude and an in-your-face reminder that Rih doesn't care what you think. However, the accompanying music video was banned in some countries and flagged by YouTube as suitable only to viewers over 18. Archived from on September 15, 2013. . Remember, y'all: she's not just pop. Nobody's Business is a nice upbeat song with Chris Brown.
Rihanna — Winning Women 07. Archived from on January 25, 2012. Who hasn't needed to put in work to make their relationship last? Archived from on January 10, 2011. She released her eighth album, , the following year; it peaked at number-one in Canada and the United States. Download Rihanna — Angel Fenty Fantasia Album Zip Check out this unreleased album by Rihanna that surfaced online, the project is titled Angel Fenty Fantasia. Archived from on November 16, 2016. But though it was yanked offline just as quickly as we saw it, the accidental drop prompted what seemed to be an emergency nighttime release.
This song earned the Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording. Archived from on November 4, 2013. This one is a must-listen, as it feels like an Adele deep cut with Rih's trademark bad girl edge. He chose to collaborate in part based on both of them having past experience with difficult relationships. Archived from on November 11, 2013. Archived from on November 24, 2015. The accompanying Anthony Mandler music video graphically depicts the emotions with bondage and torture imagery.
Drake, Live Your Life by T. Listening to some of these songs reminds me of how Rihanna pushes the envelope in a creative way like Madonna, it would be a good thing if they ever did a musical collaboration one day. Archived from on July 24, 2011. Archived from on November 4, 2013. Archived from on May 8, 2013.
Rihanna — Just Be Happy 08. Archived from on January 17, 2010. Kennedy, Gerrick November 14, 2013. Archived from on June 4, 2013. Archived from on October 16, 2015.
Archived from on May 15, 2011. Archived from on November 27, 2013. The song quickly rose to 1 and spent 10 weeks at the top becoming Rihanna's longest reigning 1 hit. Rihanna, The Monster by Eminem feat. Rising singer Mikky Ekko and producer Justin Parker were among the musicians recruited to work on album Unapologetic.