Rihanna Is Officially Declared a National Hero in Barbados


Barbados declares Rihanna a national hero

Rihanna’s native country Barbados not only transitioned from a British Colony to a republic on November 30th but the singer/businesswoman has also been declared the 11th national hero. Making her the second living person to be declared a national hero in Barbados. Rihanna flew home to accept the honor with the first living national hero, Sir Garfield Sobers, looking on. Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley bestowed the honor upon the Savage/Fenty queen saying,“May you continue to shine like a diamond and bring honor to your nation by your works, by your actions.”

Many would agree on Rihanna’s National Hero status, do you think Rihanna should get involved in American politics in some way? 


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