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She is of African, Creole and Guyanese descent. (tv.com)

She's addicted to shopping and owns over 100 pairs of shoes. (tv.com)

She is 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 meters) tall. (tv.com)

The only Rihanna song not available on CD is "Bring It Back". It might've been a demo or just unreleased on CD. (tv.com)

She has worked with Sizzla, Rupee, J-Status, Memphis Bleek, and Kardinal Offishall on duets. (tv.com)

She worked with Ne-Yo on her sophomore album, A Girl Like Me. (tv.com)

She sold a million copies worldwide of her debut Music of The Sun. (tv.com)

Her obvious talent impressed Def Jam Records CEO Jay-Z enough for the label to sign her to a 6 album contract at the young age of 16. (tv.com)

Def Jam's contract offer was so strong that Rihanna turned down meetings with other major record labels. (tv.com)

Her song Unfaithful, a slow ballad very different from Rihanna's earlier work, addresses the feelings of guilt a girl faces as she cheats on her boyfriend. (tv.com)

Her album A Girl Like Me, was leaked onto the internet via illegal download sites. (tv.com)

The lead single off her album A Girl Like Me, "S.O.S." was recorded for her recent endorsement deal with Nike. (tv.com)

She had a cameo role in Bring It On 3: All or Nothing. (tv.com)

In 2006, Rihanna landed several endorsement deals, including ones for Nike and J.C. Penney. (tv.com)

She toured as an opening act for Gwen Stefani in 2006 to promote her own album. (tv.com)

She was discovered by music producer Evan Rogers while he was vacationing in Barbados with his wife Jackie. (tv.com)

She won the Miss Combermere Pageant in 2004 at her school. (tv.com)

She attended Charles F. Broome Memorial School and Combermere School, which is a sixth form school similar to technical school in the United States. (tv.com)

Her musical inspirations include Alicia Keys, Beyoncé Knowles, Mariah Carey, Sean Paul, Luther Vandros, Shaggy, DC, and Diana Ross. (tv.com)

She once said she would risk her life for her mother and her brother. (tv.com)

Her third album is titled Good Girl Gone Bad and was released on June 5, 2007. The first single is Umbrella featuring Jay-Z. (tv.com)

She won four honors at the 2006 Billboard Music Awards including Female Artist of the Year. (tv.com)

She and Christina Aguilera helped launch the new colors of the LG Chocolate phones. (tv.com)

She is the new face of Cover Girl. (tv.com)

On A Girl Like Me, We Ride is her favorite song. (tv.com)

Unfaithful is based on a relationship Rihanna had when she was 14-years-old. Her relationship "was not physical" though. (tv.com)

Christina Milian was originally asked to record S.O.S. (written by Jonathan Rotem) by Def Jam but she declined. Rihanna was then offered to record it. (tv.com)

In the Philippines, If It's Lovin' That You Want became Rihanna's first #1 single. (tv.com)

In 2006, Rihanna received two Video Music Award nominations for "Best New Artist" and "Viewer's Choice" for S.O.S.. (tv.com)

Her second album, A Girl Like Me, debuted at #5 in the United States. (tv.com)

Her second album, A Girl Like Me, was released less than eight months after her debut album, Music of the Sun. (tv.com)

Her musical influences include Dancehall, Pop, Reggae, and Soca. (tv.com)

She has two brothers Rorrey and Rajad. (tv.com)

She has a few tattoos, including a Pisces sign behind her right ear and music notes on her right foot. (tv.com)

Her second album A Girl Like Me recently reached platinum. (tv.com)

In the 2007 Teen Choice Awards, Rihanna won in the category "Choice Music: R&B Artist". (tv.com)

Rihanna and the band, Fall Out Boy, sang "Shut Up and Drive," which was a song by Rihanna. (tv.com)

Rihanna and the band, Fall Out Boy, sang "Shut Up and Drive," which was a song by Rihanna. (tv.com)

Rihanna is tutored 15 hours a week. (tv.com)

Rihanna's favorite hangout spot in Barbodos is the boatyard. (tv.com)

Rihanna enjoys watching the show Entourage. (tv.com)

Rihanna's biggest pet peeve is when people are dishonest. (tv.com)

Whenever Rihanna visits Barbados, the first place she goes to is the beach. (tv.com)

Rihanna's favorite subjects were chemistry and math. (tv.com)

Rihanna is the official sponsor for the Barbados Tourism Agency. (tv.com)

If Rihanna didn't have a music career, she would like to go into psychology. (tv.com)

Rihanna has a turtle and a Pomeranian named Marley. (tv.com)

Rihanna says she had much more control over her new album "Good Girl Gone Bad" than she did in "A Girl Like Me". (tv.com)

Rihanna says that the thing she misses most about Barbados is the food.convention center in Japan as part of the Live Earth concert. (tv.com)

Rihanna’s favorite fashion designers are Zac Posen and Dsquared. (tv.com)

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