|Rihanna. /PHOTO CREDIT; Facebook|
At a time when Barbados was celebrating the move to become an independent state led by President-elect Sandra Mason the world-famous musician who is also a businessman Rihanna was named the hero of the new Nation.
The announcement was made at a ceremony hosted by Bridgetown by Prime Minister Ms. Mia Mottley which Rihanna by the real name Robyn Rihanna Fenty attended.
"Continue to shine like a diamond and bring honor to your country by your words and deeds." The prime minister said this when he awarded Rihanna the title on November 30, 2021.
She will now be known as "The Right Excellent Robyn Rihanna Fenty" and is the 11th hero in Barbados and the second woman to be honored.
The 33-year-old Rihanna is now a musician, actress, costume designer and businessman.
She has banned music for a while to highlight her business of creating and selling clothing and beauty products.
In August 2021, Forbes magazine listed Rihanna as a Billionaire after making a fortune of $ 1.7 billion four years after she founded a beauty product company by the name of Fenty Beauty making her the richest female musician in the world.