Rihanna Scores Her 12th #1 Single; "Unapologetic" Set To Debut Strong / by

Rihanna has done it again. The singer has managed to notch her 12th #1 single on Billboard's Hot 100 Chart. Her single "Diamonds" which was produced by Stargate & Benny Blanco jumped from 2-1, replacing rock group Maroon 5.

This achievement surpasses the likes of Whitney Houston and Janet Jackson who has 11 and 10 #1 singles respectively. She is now tied with Madonna and is just a few albums away from Mariah Carey's whopping 18 #1 singles.

"Diamonds" joins her previous hits like "Only Girl In The World", "Rude Boy", "Umbrella" ,"We Found Love" and more. That Rihanna reign just won't let up. Her new album "Unapologetic" is projected to sell between 240-260K copies, which would make it her biggest opening album ever.