Guinness Book of World Records: Rihanna the most liked person on Earth

You like her, you really like her!: At least 75 million of you do!  (Photo credit: Dan MacMedan/WireImage)
You like her, you really like her!: At least 75 million of you do!
(Photo credit: Dan MacMedan/WireImage)

After Rihanna’s disastrous ’777 Tour’ earlier this year, it seemed that the singer’s approval rating had sunk to an all-time low. Throw in the fact that she returned to the arms of Chris Brown, arms that were raised to beat her at one point, mind you, and you might think that nobody really liked Rihanna anymore. But the Guinness Book of World Records announced last week that there couldn’t be anything further from the truth. Ri-Ri was formally acknowledged as the “Most Liked Person on Facebook.” At press time, 75,445,730 people have clicked that they like her.

Other new musical record-holders in the 2014 Guinness Book of World Records include Taylor Swift, who won the distinction of “First Solo Female with Two Million-Selling Weeks on the U.S. Albums Chart.” Justin Bieber will be in the book as “Youngest Solo Artist to Have Five U.S. No. 1 Albums” and “Youngest Musician with a Music Channel Viewed Three Billion Times.”

Think about that number, people. THREE BILLION! No wonder that kid is spiraling out of control. That much self-confidence will topple anybody.



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