Days after International Women’s Day, Rihanna has made music history by becoming the first female artist to ever surpass 2 billion streams on Apple Music.
On Saturday, Apple Music shared the news on social media to reveal the Work singer broke the record with her music streamed 2 billion times worldwide. By having ten number one’s Rihanna topples Katy Perry’s record run of nine number one tracks on the same chart.
The ‘Umbrella’ singer also holds further records in the same chart, including most entries on the chart for an artist, with 35 songs. While Rihanna’s chart performances are holding up, she is having a hard time of her current Diamonds World Tour, and has had to cancel four shows in the US leg due to a recurring bout of laryngitis.