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November 23, 2015

Born in Barbados, Robyn Rihanna Fenty got her musical start when she met a producer through a friend. After recording a demo, it was Rihanna’s audition for Jay-Z that got her a record deal with Def Jam. The partnership has produced 7 albums to date, numerous #1s, and Grammy awards. Rihanna was even named as one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world of 2012.