It is not surprising to me at all why Rihanna is famous.
If you still listen to the radio, and let’s be honest a lot of people don’t anymore, you may be surprised to know that one of the most popularly played songs is by Rihanna. Why the surprise? This comes from the fact that this particular song, “Love on the Brain”, does not have the usual energetic tone and pulsing beat she is more widely recognized for.
In fact, “Love on the Brain” is almost ballad-like, with the soulful singing and almost melancholic notes. No, this is not your usual Rihanna fare. Perhaps this is why it is so popular.
10 years after being first discovered and Rihanna is still as popular as ever. But why? Why Rihanna is famous, especially considering the variety of musical talent that enters the market each year? There doesn’t seem to be a complicated equation for success.
As seen on Elite Celebs Mag, her success and fame comes from the fact that she is relatable to her fans in two distinct ways: professionally and personally.
Rihanna’s Professional Fame
Rihanna’s professional fame can be partly attributed to the smart business decisions of those around her. Her first single, “Pon de Replay” was a success for a variety of reasons, one being the extremely catchy and popular tune in the song. (more…)