Rihanna Crowned the Best-Selling Digital Artist of All Time!July 2, 2015
G98.7FM Entertainment News
According to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), Bajan Pop Star Rihanna has sold more digital singles that anyone else in history. The RIAA has revealed that Rihanna is the first artist to ever to sell over 100 million digital singles and when combined with her 7.5 million digital album sale, that makes her the best-selling digital artist of all time!
RIAA CEO Cary Sherman said in a statement; “Gold & Platinum is the industry’s premier way to celebrate achievement in the marketplace. We’ve given awards to artists for nearly 60 years, but it’s rare that we have the opportunity to recognize a milestone like the one Rihanna has reached. Congratulations to Rihanna! She 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.”
This announcement came as Rihanna released her highly anticipated music video for “B*#!H Better Have My Money” (BBHMM), the second single from her upcoming album “R8”. It is safe to say Rihanna is having a great week.
Source: http://www.theguardian.com/Image: http://www.hotnewhiphop.com
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