Up til this day I still listen to the song and watch the music video. She performed "S&M", "Only Girl (In the World)", "What's My Name?" You can listen to music recorded on those providing you have some sort of CD reader. Leah Greenblatt from Entertainment Weekly said "Even while telling a recalcitrant man how hard he is to love, she [Rihanna] sounds almost buoyant, her newly expanded vocals eager to scale the song's high-altitude house beat". :), Reviewed in the United States on September 14, 2018. [36] Andy Gill of The Independent felt that "the more interesting tracks are those with less salacious demands on her vulnerability". [78] Rihanna performed "Only Girl (In the World)" at the 2010 MTV Europe Music Awards in Madrid, Spain, on November 7, 2010,[79] on the X Factor in Italy on November 9, 2010,[80] and on Le Grand Journal in France on November 10, 2010.
[143] It became Rihanna's highest charting album there until her sixth studio album Talk That Talk (2011) surpassed the record, peaking at number ten. Go directly to shout page. [93] Rihanna promoted "California King Bed" with performances in Milan, Paris and Hamburg, because she was appointed ambassador for Nivea skincare. I am very happy I purchased the entire CD instead of just downloading the "popular" songs. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. I made sure not to let you down with my music! Our bar for this album is Michael Jackson's Thriller. Rihanna's voice is incredible! [42][43] "Raining Men" is a hip-hop song, which features rap vocals from Trinidadian rapper Nicki Minaj. As others have pointed out... this album has the most variety within it of all her albums and yet it still sounds cohesive. That means I skipped one album in between called Rated R, and her most recent effort Talk that Talk. Up til this day I still listen to the song and watch the music video. and S&M.The album received mostly positive reviews from the music critics. Rihanna performed the song with Drake for the first time at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards on February 13, 2011. [150] As of August 2012, Loud is the fifth biggest selling digital album of all time. [95] The performance attracted complaints about the overt sexual nature of the broadcast on a publicly owned television channel. [12] Ray Daniels, the manager of musical duo Rock City (brothers Theron and Timothy Thomas), was present during the sessions, and stated that a writing camp typically involves the label hiring ten recording studios for two weeks at the cost of $25,000 per day. "Rihanna Dishes On New Album Loud, Acting In 'Battleship, "Rihanna released new single 'Only Girl (In The World)', gets us excited about upcoming album", "Rihanna Joins Drake for "What's My Name" Her Next Single".

[23], Loud was recorded in various recording studios worldwide including the Larrabee Sound Studios, The Village and Westlake Recording Studios in Los Angeles, Platinum Sound Recording Studios, and Roc the Mic Studios in New York City and The Bunker Studios in Paris. [83] The next day, Rihanna performed "What's My Name?" It is an up-tempo dance-pop song that incorporates elements of eurodance in its production. "S&M" was Rihanna's tenth number one song in the US, making Rihanna the youngest recording artist to accumulate the plateau in the shortest time, surpassing Mariah Carey. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. The album peaked at number one on the Canadian, Swiss and the UK album charts. If You Were Me Right Now I'd Be Dead 2. on Good Morning America. "[102] The North American leg of the tour began on June 4, 2011 in Baltimore, United States. Meta 04, with Henry Kaiser 10. [85] Rihanna performed a medley of "Love the Way You Lie (Part II)", "What's My Name?"

She is the oldest of three siblings; two younger brothers, Rorrey and Rajad Fenty. Only 4 out of her 8 albums contain the singles I like from her and this album LOUD is one of them. Apres 2 Centre-Bell complet et le trophé Adisq de l'artiste masculin de l'année 2019 que nous réserve l'enfant prodige du Québec? I wish they would do more collaborations. All other songs are clear and of good quality. [51], "What's My Name?

I didn't want to go backward and remake [2007's], "Only Girl (In the World)" features a "heavy whipping bass" with the chorus of the song incorporating a "strobing, dance club beat", which also been described as a "stronger, sexier version" of her 2007 single, ", S&M's lyrics have been noted by some critics as being "R-rated", although some critics considered "S&M" to be one of the better dance-pop songs from, The album's second single, which features guest vocals by, (Mixin Marc & Tony Svejda Mix Show Edit) (Pre-order only)), (includes making of "Only Girl (In the World)" video), International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, Recording Industry Association of America, List of UK Albums Chart number ones of the 2010s, List of UK R&B Chart number-one albums of 2010, List of UK R&B Chart number-one albums of 2011, List of number-one albums of 2010 (Canada), List of number-one albums of 2010 (Ireland), List of number-one albums of 2011 (Ireland), List of number-one hits of 2010 (Switzerland), List of albums which have spent the most weeks on the UK Albums Chart, "Ne-Yo Won't Write A 'Chris Brown Bash Song' For Rihanna", "Rihanna Reveals New LP Will Be Entitled 'Loud, "Grammy Recap: Stargate Talks Rihanna's 'Only Girl (In The World)' Winning 'Best Dance Recording, "Rihanna's Next Album To Rival 'Thriller'? Reviewed in the United States on October 17, 2012. [119] James Reed of The Boston Globe called the album "an unabashed return to where Rihanna belongs: the dance floor" and stated: "As if liberating herself from the depths, she's a force on these 11 songs". [149] It was the biggest selling R&B album of 2011 in the UK. Loud Loud est un artiste signé chez Joy Ride Records. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Loud, Fast & Out of Control: The Wild Sounds of the '50s [Box] - Various Artists on AllMusic - 1999 - … A dance-pop and R&B album, Loud differs from Rihanna's previous record, Rated R (2009), which incorporates a prominently foreboding and angry tone and dark themes. [134] In Canada, it debuted at number one on the Canadian Albums Chart,[135] selling 27,000 copies in its first week. "[9], —Rihanna talking about the concept of Loud for Rihannadaily.com[10], Rihanna and Antonio "L.A." Reid assembled a group of songwriters and record producers at several recording studios in Los Angeles for two weeks to write songs for Rihanna; they wrote approximately 200 songs, eleven of which were included on the album. ", later on in the show. [1] Since its release, it has sold over 8 million copies worldwide. [50] At the 53rd Grammy Awards, held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 13, 2011, "Only Girl (In the World)" won the award for Best Dance Recording. [136] Loud sold more than 80,000 units in Canada, achieving platinum status by the first week of December 2010. [142] In Italy, the album reached number eleven. [56], "Raining Men", was sent to urban radio on December 7, 2010 as an urban radio single and third track from Loud as a single in the US. [99][100] Tickets sold well in the United Kingdom and some additional shows were added.

[61], "Man Down" was released as the fifth international single in some European countries in July 2011. It's real VIP.

[75] The piano version of "Love the Way You Lie (Part II)" was only available with the iTunes edition of the album. [9] In an interview for MTV UK, the vice president of Def Jam Recordings compared the upcoming Rihanna album with Michael Jackson's Thriller saying, "Rihanna is coming along incredibly. [115] Ed Power of Hot Press complimented its "unabashedly subtext-free" songs and found its hooks "way beyond addictive. [27] Ryan Burleson of Consequence of Sound described the album as "a dynamic R&B and dance-pop record". Painting With Bullets, with Mike Keneally 7.

But unfortunately, on my pressing the last song Love The Way You Lie (The entire reason I purchased this album) is quite bad.

[139] By its sixth week on the French charts, Loud achieved platinum status, reaching the 100,000 copies mark. [151] As of March 2015, Loud is the 45th best-selling album of the millennium in the United Kingdom. and "Only Girl (In the World)" at the American Music Awards of 2010 on November 21, 2010, where she won the award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist. [105] The tour was received positively by critics, with some calling it "Rihanna's best tour yet". She has attained fourteen Billboard Hot 100 number ones thus far and is the second Bajan artist to win a Grammy Award. She has attained fourteen Billboard Hot 100 number ones thus far and is the second Bajan a…, Robyn Rihanna Fenty (born February 20, 1988), known by her stage name, Rihanna, is a Bajan singer.

", "Rihanna's 'What's My Name?' To support the album, Rihanna embarked on her third worldwide concert tour, entitled the Loud Tour. If someone was just starting out on Rihanna... this is the album I would tell them to get first. Additional taxes may apply. [86], On December 11, 2010, Rihanna returned to series seven of the UK's The X Factor, to perform "Unfaithful" with finalist Matt Cardle, as well as a solo of "What's My Name?". She explained: "When you go to a club and have to listen to bad music you revert to the liquor, because you want to have a good time.

[147] In its seventh week on the chart, Loud reached number one, giving Rihanna her second UK number-one album. I always liked Rihanna's music and this Loud album is my favorite, it contains several of my favorite songs!! She's worked hard to get to this point. It is a great version of the song. [161], *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alone, "I'm done recording the whole album. The song also sees Rihanna's return to the "Island-pop" style of her early career".

I wanted to make an album you can just play. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. on the Late Show with David Letterman. "[29] During the promotion of Loud, Rihanna said that much of the music was born out of frustration.

[118] Jon Pareles of The New York Times perceived a "hermetic, cool calculation" on the album, writing that it "works the pop gizmos as neatly as any album this year, maintaining the Rihanna brand". Skin is just amazing.

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"[106] Jon Brean of the Minneapolis "Star Tribune" remarked, "The Barbadian singer is more visually and vocally dynamic than she has ever been before. [140] In France, the album has sold 355,000 copies as of April 2013. ONLY GIRL IN THE WORLD and S&M are both great upbeat songs.CALIFORNIA KING BED is a truly beautiful song. [26] Hugh Montgomery of The Observer commented that "sonically, it's fairly unremarkable ... but its strident buoyancy is difficult to resist".

And as big as the singles were, I think the real gems on this are in the album tracks.

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The song featured rapper Nicki Minaj. [137] By September 8, 2011, Loud had sold more than 240,000 copies in Canada. Very upbeat and honestly makes me feel like I could take over the world if I tried lol! [47][48] It received positive reviews from music critics, who praised its chorus and thunderous dance beats. [96] Rihanna performed on NBC's Today show on May 27, 2011 as part of a Summer Concert Series.

[59] A remix of the song which features guest vocals by Britney Spears, was digitally released on April 11, 2011. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. [58] Reception of "S&M" was mixed; some reviewers criticized the overt use of sexual lyrics while others noted it as a stand-out track from Loud. She began singing at around the age …, Robyn Rihanna Fenty (born February 20, 1988), known by her stage name, Rihanna, is a Bajan singer. It takes you through a really really interesting ride. Her mother, a native of Guyana, is Afro-Guyanese and her father is Bajan and Irish.