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In May 2005, her debut single, "Pon de Replay", was released which charted successfully worldwide, peaking in the top five in fifteen countries, including at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and the UK Singles Chart. It debuted at number ten on the Billboard 200 and received a gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), denoting shipments of over 500,000 units. A second single, "If It's Lovin' that You Want", was not as successful as its predecessor, but reached the top ten in Australia, Ireland, and New Zealand.The album was a commercial success, charting in the top ten in thirteen countries.I.), "Love the Way You Lie" and "The Monster" (both with Eminem).Rihanna is one of the best-selling artists of all time.Rihanna's demo was shipped out to Def Jam Recordings, where Jay Brown, an A&R executive at the record label, was one of the first to hear the demo.Brown played the demo tape for rapper Jay Z, who had recently been appointed as president and Chief executive officer (CEO) of Def Jam.The song appeared on J-Status' debut album The Beginning, released in several European countries only.Around that time, Rihanna had already begun work on her third studio album, Good Girl Gone Bad.
The songs "Shut Up and Drive", "Hate That I Love You" (featuring Ne-Yo) and "Don't Stop the Music" were also released as singles, with the latter becoming an international hit.
She grew up in a three-bedroom bungalow in Bridgetown and sold clothes with her father in a stall on the street.