According to Billboard, this is Rihanna’s sixth platinum album out of the 7 she has released thus far. “Unapologetic,” released last year, hit the million units sold marker the week ending May 26th. This latest work was her first No. 1 on the Billboard 200.
Her first project, 2005’s “Music of the Sun,” is the only album the songtress has failed to reach platinum status on, although, at 607,000 to date, it is certified gold. 2007’s “Good Girl Gone Bad,” is, so far, her best selling at 2.8 million.
Rihanna is close to selling a total of 10 million albums in her career as she is presently at 9.8 million units sold.