Worldwide superstar Rihanna is in Istanbul, bringing her DIAMONDS WORLD TOUR to the city on two continents.
As part of her ‘Diamonds World Tour,’ Istanbul will host pop superstar Rihanna tonight for the sold-out, final concert to be given at Istanbul’s historic İnönü Stadium.
Rihanna arrived at Istanbul airport in her private jet. She was then picked up in a SUV and brought her to her hotel W Istanbul.
Rihanna enjoyed a short a Bosphorus cruise and tweeted that she rolled up to her show on a yacht! #imjustdifferent
Rihanna’s world tour takes her throughout Europe for most of the summer before hitting Australia in September. The next scheduled US date is on November 11 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.
— Rihanna (@rihanna) May 30, 2013
The RIHANNA DIAMONDS WORLD TOUR which started March 8th in the United States is scheduled to stop in more than 28 cities across North America prior to its European takeover. The European tour started in Bilbao, Spain on May 26th and runs through July with stops already announced in Austria, Belgium,Turkey, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Norway, Portugal, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
Turkish fans will now have the chance to catch Rihanna as she visits İstanbul – BJK Inönü Stadyumu on May 30, 2013. Rihanna Diamonds World tour Istanbul concert is presented by Vodafone Istanbul Calling, Garanti Bank, Star TV and Virgin Radio.
Rihanna is currently dominating global charts with “Diamonds” the fastest-rising single of her career to date, and the first single from UNAPOLOGETIC her 7th studio album first #1 album (Billboard Top 200) for Island Def Jam in just seven years. “Diamonds” also just marked Rihanna’s 12th time at number one on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart and with only a six-year, one-month, two-week stretch between her first #1 chart topper with “SOS” on May 13, 2006 and the release of Diamonds last week, she is officially the fastest female artist ever to receive 12 number one titles at the top of the Hot 100. It is also Rihanna’s 23rd Top 10 hit on the chart. When it debuted four weeks ago, “Diamonds” garnered #1 postings at iTunes in 27 countries, and Top 5 iTunes in 55 countries.
The recipient of six Grammy Awards® and seven Billboard Music Awards, Rihanna has sold over 37 million albums and 146 million digital tracks worldwide, and currently holds the record as the top-selling digital artist of all time. Forbes named Rihanna the world’s #1 social media star with over 2.9 billion views on YouTube/VEVO, the most ever for any female artist, over 62.5 million Facebook fans, and over 26.5 million Twitter followers. In addition to her 11 Hot 100 #1 singles and overall 22 Top 10 singles, she also has 18 #1 singles on the Billboard Dance Club Song Charts.