Apr 22, 2013

Rihanna Thrills Sold Out BB&T; Center Crowd 
During Exclusive Show On Saturday Night

SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment today announced that pop superstar Rihanna thrilled a sold out BB&T Center crowd during her exclusive appearance at the “Center of it All” on Saturday night.

“Rihanna put on an absolutely incredible sold out show at the BB&T Center on Saturday,” said SSE Executive Director of Event Programming Aaron Zimmerman. “We were honored to host such an incredible artist at our venue and hope that every South Florida entertainment fan in attendance enjoyed the memorable evening.”

The Barbadian-born singer has totaled 11 No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart – the youngest solo artist to achieve such a feat. In addition to being the highest-selling digital artist of all time, she’s earned numerous awards including six Grammy Awards and 18 Billboard Music Awards. Her most recent album “Talk That Talk” includes the No. 1 hit “We Found Love.” Other hit songs include “SOS,” “Umbrella” and “Disturbia.”

The BB&T Center was recently ranked No. 6 in the country and No. 15 in the world among other arena venues by trade publication Pollstar magazine.

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