AMP Music Minute: Rihanna Tops Facebook Meme Lists, Adele To Put Out Next Album When She’s ‘Good’ and ‘Ready’ And T.I. Dropping NYE Mixtape
Rihanna has had a whirlwind couple of years, being on tour for the majority of the last 24 months in support of her albums Rated R, Loud and now Talk That Talk.
The Barbadian singer has made her mark on pop culture though ensuring that we won’t ever forget Rihanna’s name. She’s been nominated for just about every kind of music award that exists including, Grammys, American Music Awards, Billboards, etc.
[photogallerylink id=116102 align=right]And now, she’s made a list that everyone can relate to: Rihanna was named the most ‘Liked’ musician on Facebook after nabbing the notoriety for being the “Fastest Growing Artist Page” and having the “Most Played/Shared Song” on the social networking site in the club-ready [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Calvin Harris [/lastfm]featured track, “We Found Love.”
AMP artists are strewn all through the top 10 list. And despite being bested by late, great [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Marley[/lastfm] (No.2) ,which is nothing to be ashamed of, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]David Guetta[/lastfm] (No. 4), [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Enrique Iglesias[/lastfm] (No. 5), [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Usher[/lastfm] (No.6), [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lady Gaga[/lastfm] (No. 7) and the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Black Eyed Peas[/lastfm] (No. 10) are all sitting pretty atop a lists that remarks on likeability as well as popularity. They have all had explosive years that have redefined their careers.
Basically as the year winds down many of the artists on the list are only beginning to warm up, saving the best for 2012, a year that looks promising for new and interesting music.
As for Rihanna, sources have been saying that the “You Da One” singer will be taking a break when this leg of her current world tour finishes. We say it’s a well deserved break!
“You Da One” by Rihanna
- What kind of year do you think Rihanna had? does she deserve the ‘most liked’ title for the year? Tell us your thoughts in the comments.