From the tiny island of Barbados, to one of the biggest popstars of her generation, Rihanna has had some journey in just a quarter of a century. Whereas before she was selling clothes out of the back of a van, now she’s churning out one smash single after another, and collecting countless awards in the process. Whilst fame and success certainly hasn’t come without obstacles along the way, Rihanna has developed into a strong and incredibly successful artist, as powerful as she is desirable. All whilst remaining true to her Barbadian roots, evident in her dress sense and music style.
This Pop Profile focuses on how Robyn Rihanna Fenty became the internationally recognised superstar that is, Rihanna.