Rihanna Breaks Billboard Records With 'We Found Love'
November 2, 2011 at 11:33 AM (PT)
RIHANNA has picked up her 11th #1 hit on the BILLBOARD Hot 100 with "We Found Love" (feat. CALVIN HARRIS). The success of "We Found Love" sets the stage for the release of her sixth IDJ album, TALK THAT TALK, arriving NOVEMBER 21st.
"We are watching history in the making," said ISLAND DEF JAM Pres./COO STEVE BARTELS said. "With RIHANNA achieving her historic 11th Hot 100 #1 single, she continues to be a class unto herself. It's rare and wonderful to see a hitmaker of RIHANNA's talent and consistency, and it's a privilege and an honor to shepherd these great songs along with the IDJ team to the top of the charts. We look forward with pride and excitement to RIHANNA's next great milestone, as her career reaches new heights."
"We Found Love" is also her 20th Top 10 hit, which also makes BILLBOARD history. She has collecting 20 Hot 100 Top 10 singles faster than any other solo artist, beating MADONNA’s previous record by five months -- and among all acts, second only to THE BEATLES.