Relive Rihanna’s 15-year music journey with 15 of her best songs

Avatar Mildred Europa Taylor | Editor May 27, 2020

Rihanna. Photo: Chelsea Lauren/Variety/REX/Shutterstock

It’s been 15 years since Rihanna released her debut single, ‘Pon de Replay’, and the singer has thanked her fans for all the love. The 32-year-old took to Instagram on May 24, the date ‘Pon de Replay’ was released 15 years ago, and wrote: “Thank you for all the love on this hashtag today! Man this is trippy. Feels like just yesterday I was shaking in the hallways of Def Jam waiting to audition for Jay.”

“‘Pon de Replay’ is where it all began… 15 years later and I’m here because God led me to you, and you guys have held me up, supported me, tolerated me, loved me, kept it too real with me, and we gon always be connected because of that! (sic).”

“I love you Navy, and I cherish you,” the Barbadian singer told her fans, called Rihanna Navy. “I’m so grateful to be gifted you as my fans and family.”

As the multiple Grammy winner and entrepreneur celebrates her special anniversary with the hashtag #15YearsOfRihanna trending, here are 15 of her greatest hits:

1. Pon De Replay (2005)

2. Umbrella (2007)

3. Rude Boy (2009)

4. What’s My Name? ft Drake (2010)

5. Love The Way You Lie (2010)

6. Only Girl (2011)

7. We Found Love ft Calvin Harris (2011)

8. California King Bed (2011)

9. You Da One (2011)

10. Man Down (2011)

11. Stay (2012)

12. Diamonds (2012)

13. Where Have You Been (2012)

14. Bitch Better Have My Money (2016)

15. Needed Me (2016)