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- VMA History: With its outstanding reign on the charts and with fans casting their votes, “We Found Love” won Video of the Year at the 2012 MTV VMA’s. Following her previous VOTY win in 2007 for “Umbrella”, this makes Rihanna the only female artist in VMA history to have two solo wins in the Video of the Year category, and only the second artist period following Eminem, who also has 2 Video of the Year trophies. Congrats, Riri!
- Diamonds World Tour: Rihanna has announced her 5th headlining tour “Diamonds”, set to start in March 2013. Dates in the US (plus one Canadian date) have already been confirmed, with more to be added both domestically and internationally. Tickets go on sale starting next week, check out the details here:
- UK Video Chart: Rihanna has added yet another number one to her resume, but not regarding her work with music industry. Battleship, her feature film, has gone to number one on the Official Video Chart, outselling its closest competitor, Lockout (starring Guy Pearce), by 3.5 copies to one. The Official Video Chart is compiled for the video industry by the Official Charts Company, incorporating UK sales of all physical video formats, including DVD, Blu-Ray and VHS.
- Facebook: Rihanna has reached 60 million fans on Facebook, which means she is the first woman to ever do so. Eminem, however, has over 60.7 milion likes and is steady holding at #1, though Rihanna’s number of likes is steadily increasing by the moment.
Whoever made this Gif needs God AND Jesus… We’d still watch though.