Entertainment Rihanna Gets Street Named After Her in Barbados

02:07  02 december  2017
02:07  02 december  2017 Source:   ETOnline

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Rihanna is getting her own street named after her in her homeland Barbados . The island will be celebrating its independence on November 30th and will be honoring Rihanna on that day by naming a street after her .

Rihanna grew up on Westbury, a street in the Barbadian capital of Bridgetown, so it’s a fitting homage to Barbados ’s most famous export. She relocated from Barbados to New York after signing with Def Jam in 2005, though she maintains a million

a woman smiling for the camera© Provided by ETOnline The people of Barbados can now take a walk down Rihanna Drive.

The 29-year-old singer was honoured in Bridgetown, Barbados, on Thursday, as the street, she grew up on as a child was renamed after her.

RiRi couldn't have looked more stunning -- or proud -- in an off-the-shoulder yellow Hellessy shirt dress at the ceremony. Officials announced last month that they were changing the name of Westbury New Road in Barbados' capital as a tribute to the GRAMMY winner.

Rihanna took to Instagram to celebrate the occasion, sharing a pic of her new street sign.

"On any block," she captioned the pic, before reflecting on her childhood in Barbados.

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Rihanna is getting her own street named after her in her homeland Barbados . The island will be celebrating its independence on November 30th and will be honoring Rihanna on that day by naming a street after her .

The island of Barbados has decided to honor Rihanna in a big way by renaming a street after her . According to reports, the government of Barbados will honor RiRi on the island’s 51 st Independence Day celebration on November 30. They will officially change the name of Westbury New Road to

"A day my people and I will never forget!" she began a touching essay about the memories she shared with her neighbours and family on the street. "WESTBURY is more than a community, we're family!!! Thank you for all that you've poured into my life and the woman I am! It takes a village, and I'm glad my village was you!!!! To God be the Glory!!!! #RiRiDrive."

From her hit songs to her fashion and beauty lines to her acting roles, Rihanna has given Barbados a lot to be proud of. See more on the singer in the video below.

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