Rihanna Named as Number One Pop Artist of the Year By Billboard
The ‘Diamonds’ hitmaker has been listed at number one on the Billboard.com Top 100 Pop Song Artists from 1992-2012.
They wrote, “Having first arrived on Pop Songs only since 2005, RiRi’s accomplishments are exceptional.”
“She’s reigned with ‘Umbrella’ and shined with ‘Diamonds,’ the latter of which debuts this week,” they added.
Billboard.com listied the 24-year-old singers achievements of having 34 chart appearances, the most top 10s with 21 songs and nine no.1s which she shared with no.6 holder Katy Perry.
Following the ‘Where Have You Been’ singer was Pink at number two, Britney Spears at three, Kelly Clarkson at four and Mariah Carey rounding it off at number five.