Fri, 16 Nov 2012 18:21:48 GMT | By Thomas Oakey
Spotlight: Rihanna

We look back at the career of pop superstar Rihanna, whose 7th album will be released on November 19



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On November 19, 2012, Rihanna will release her seventh studio album Unapologetic, just seven years after debuting her first single “Pon de Replay”, in August 2005. In that short period of time, the singer has produced six albums and 45 singles; garnered numerous Grammy, Brit and Billboard Music awards; released her own designer fashion and fragrance ranges; featured on Forbes’ celebrity rich list; as well as emerging as a 21st century style icon like no other. All of this before the age of 25!

In celebration of her achievements, we look back at the career of Barbados’ biggest star so far.

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What’s your favourite Rihanna single?

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  1.  
    4 %
    Pon de Replay - 2005
    7 votes
  2.  
    2 %
    SOS - 2006
    4 votes
  3.  
    19 %
    Unfaithful - 2006
    36 votes
  4.  
    16 %
    Umbrella - 2007
    30 votes
  5.  
    6 %
    Don't Stop the Music - 2007
    12 votes
  6.  
    2 %
    Take a Bow - 2008
    3 votes
  7.  
    3 %
    Disturbia - 2008
    6 votes
  8.  
    2 %
    Russian Roulette - 2009
    3 votes
  9.  
    7 %
    Rude Boy - 2010
    14 votes
  10.  
    7 %
    Only Girl (In the World) - 2010
    13 votes
  11.  
    6 %
    What's My Name? - 2010
    11 votes
  12.  
    2 %
    S&M - 2011
    4 votes
  13.  
    17 %
    We Found Love - 2011
    32 votes
  14.  
    9 %
    Diamonds - 2012
    18 votes

Total Responses: 193
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