Rihanna hit the milestone of 20 million copies sold in the UK market. The singer from Barbados has sold six million albums and 14 million singles since their debut with “Music of the Sun” in 2005.
So far, the biggest hit of Rihanna in the UK is the single “We Found Love (feat. Calvin Harris),” which sold 1.14 million copies. The tracks “Only Girl (In The World)” and “Love The Way You Lie”, also passed the million mark.
The most successful album in the UK market was “Good Girl Gone Bad”, released in 2007, which today builds 1.85 million units sold.
In 60 years of history of the sales charts British singles chart, Rihanna is the best placed tenth artist. She is also the only woman with five singles champions in five years: “Umbrella” in 2007, “Take a Bow” in 2008, “Run This Town” in 2009, “Only Girl (In The World)” , in 2010 and “We Found Love (feat. Calvin Harris)” in 2011.