Beyonce vs Rihanna; how could one even choose between the two? Although it is completely a subjective issue when it comes to music, it is a crystal-clear fact that both are powerhouses in the pop world. The comparisons between the two stars have been one of the major social media discussions for years. These two women’s background, musical style, and other career ventures make them the best female artists in their field. However, people’s opinions are biased but data is not. So, we will try to give some information about both artists objectively. Let’s make our own decision after all the information below!
Beyonce Giselle Knowles was born on September 4, 1981, in Houston, Texas. However, there are some conspiracy theories and powerful claims that she was born on September 4, 1974… She was enrolled in various performing arts schools and was first exposed to singing and dancing competitions as a child.
Beyonce started her career with Destiny’s Child in 1996 and they parted ways to pursue individual projects in 2005. She is the first female African-American solo artist to receive a 5-star rating from Rolling Stone.
She became the first woman to simultaneously top the U.S. and U.K. charts with her ‘Dangerously in Love’ album and its ‘Crazy in Love’ single. Moreover, Beyonce has been singing R&B for like 15 years!
Her net worth is $355 million in 2018 and her fortune lands her on the list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women in the latest issue of FORBES.
Beyonce has sold over 118 million solo albums, and 60 million with Destiny’s Child, making her one of the highest-selling artists of all time.
Beyonce has 22 Grammy Awards, 10 Billboard Music Awards, 6 American Music Awards, 24 MTV Video Music Awards.
She established her own sportswear brand, Ivy Park in 2016 – named for her daughter, Blue Ivy, and produced in association with Topshop and Miss Selfridge.
Then there’s the Twitter thing. Beyonce’s Twitter account has almost 15 million followers with just 11 tweets.
Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born on February 20, 1988, in Saint Micheal, Barbados. She began singing at around the age of seven. She was originally a reggae singer, but since she burst on the scene in 2005 at age 16, her style changed to pop, R&B, and dancehall.
Rihanna has been alone on the market since 2003, and she is the youngest and fastest solo artist ever to earn 14 number-one singles and 2 number-one albums.
She has sold over 230 million records and singles, making her also one of the best-selling artists of all time at the age of 25.
She has 9 Grammys, 12 Billboard Music Awards, 9 American Music Awards, 4 MTV Video Music Awards so far.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Rihanna’s net worth is estimated at about $245 million.
She has 8 albums and every album she sings different genres as pop, rock, dance, R&B, soul, ballads, electronic, dubstep etc.
The biggest hit by Rihanna ‘Umbrella’ from her third album ‘Good Girl Gone Bad’ shot straight to the top in 13 countries and it remained at No. 1 in the U.K for 10 weeks straight.
In the year 2012, she was at number 20 in Time magazine for ‘The 100 Most Influential People in the World’.
Rihanna’s Twitter account, on the other hand, is booming and has 87 million followers. She’s foul-mouthed, personable and, at times, funny.
She has 8 wax figures at the famous Madame Tussauds Museum around the world.
What is your preference: Beyonce vs Rihanna?
They are two different women with so much in common. They are in the height of their career’s, with the endorsement deals, the clothing line, the albums. Apparently, it is the ultimate battle of the divas. Music is more spiritual than calculating. There’s no way to convince someone that some artist is better than the other. Although music is personal to the individual listener, we really want to hear your preference and reasons.