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Rihanna Just Made Music History By Being The First Artist To Reach 100 Million Of What?!

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There's no question that Rihanna is one of the most successful female pop stars of all time.

But just in case you had any doubts, Ri Ri just went ahead and made musical history to solidify her name in the record books!

As of Wednesday, Rihanna is the very first person to ever reach 100 million gold and platinum song certifications through the RIAA!

Basically, this means that through the 37 of the 27-year-old's charted singles, her music has been downloaded or purchased more than any other singer on the Recording Industry Association of America's radar.

[ Related: Rihanna Got Drunk And Adopted An Adorable Puppy! ]

For instance, Rihanna's highest-selling record We Found Love went platinum a staggering nine times… clearing the way to the No. 1 spot.

With that said, songs can only get certified if the artist and label pay to do so, so there could be some pop stars who would have reached the milestone first had they forked over the money. *cough* Madonna *cough*

Still, what an accomplishment!

Who do U think will be next to hit 100 million??

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Ricky Martin Is Pulling His Charity From Donald Trump's Golf Course! Plus, Here's Everyone Else Who's Dissed Or Fired Him!

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Ricky Martin will not host his charity golf tournament at Trump International Golf Club in Puerto Rico.

Well, we already knew that Ricky Martin was totally pissed at Donald Trump.

After the presidential hopeful used his announcement speech to say some pretty heinous things about Mexican immigrants, the music icon took to Twitter to discuss his disdain — in Spanish, of course!

[ Photo: Someone In Mexico Made A Donald Trump Piñata! ]

But now, the 43-year-old is spicing things up.

The singer has decided he's no longer going to hold his Ricky Martin Foundation charity golf tournament at the Trump International Golf Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

A spokesperson for Ricky named Helga García gave a statement regarding his decision to not use Trump's business to host the event:

"The decision corresponds to the commitment of solidarity from our founding president to human rights and the Latino community."

And he's not the only one to react strongly to the Donald's controversial comments!

CLICK HERE to view "Here's Everyone Who's Dissed And/Or Dropped Donald Trump!"

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Donald Trump Gets Fired AGAIN — This Time From Macy's! And YES, He's Already Got A Response For Them!

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Another bridge is burnt for Donald Trump!

Earlier this week, NBC announced that they would be ending their business relationship with the presidential hopeful after he made racist comments about Mexican immigrants in his first campaign speech.

Now, more business giants are firing the Apprentice star as well!

[ Related: Donald Trump Claims It Wasn't His Racist Comments That Got Him Axed From NBC ]

Macy's has announced it will cut ties with The Donald, and will effectively pull all Trump merchandise from its stores! The retailer titan issued the following statement:

"In light of statements made by Donald Trump, which are inconsistent with Macy's values, we have decided to discontinue our business relationship with Mr. Trump and will phase-out the Trump menswear collection, which has been sold at Macy's since 2004."

The store's decision came after a MoveOn.org petition asked the store to cut ties with the billionaire — and has garnered over 700,000 signatures! Macy's declared they found Trump's "disparaging characterizations" about Mexican immigrants distressing, continuing:

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Donna Karan Steps Down From Her Company To Pursue This Instead

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Donna Karan is switching gears.

On Tuesday, it was announced the iconic fashion designer would step down from her company, Donna Karan International, to focus philanthropic endeavors. Karan is currently committed to Urban Zen, an organization that aims to "raise awareness and inspire change in the areas of preservation of cultures, well-being and education."

[ Related: Kendall Jenner Flaunts Her New York Fashion Week Reign With Two More Shows! ]

Hmm, considering that the designer is 66-years-old, it makes sense that she'd want to slow things down a bit!

DK released the following statement regarding her retirement:

"I have arrived at a point in my life where I need to spend more time to pursue my Urban Zen commitment to its fullest potential and follow my vision of philanthropy and commerce with a focus on health care, education and preservation of cultures. After considering the right time to take this step for several years, I feel confident that DKI has a bright future and a strong team in place."

While the fashionista will still act as an adviser to the company which doesn't plan to seek a replacement, the label will suspend the Donna Karan collection indefinitely and instead will "reorganize its teams and structure" to "substantially increase its focus on the DKNY brand".

Interesting! We wonder how the label will change post Karan's departure!

So, what do YOU think of this news?

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Donald Trump Really Is Suing Univision — For HALF A BILLION Dollars!

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Wow. This shiz just got real. Real expensive.

Donald Trump has made good on his threat to file suit against Univision for dropping out of their five-year deal with the Miss Universe pageant, and he's suing for a whopping $500 million!

Yes, you read that correctly! A half billion dollars.

[ Related: Mexico Drops Out Of Miss Universe! ]

According to the Miss Universe Organization, the lawsuit was filed with the New York State Supreme Court on Tuesday.

We can't imagine any public opinion will be on Trump's side, but what about the law? Will Univision really have to pay up for following their principles??

We'll just have to wait and see!

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YOU'RE FIRED! The Donald Trumps This List Of Stars Notoriously Canned From TV & Movies!

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Donald Trump was the one who got fired! What a twist!

After the kind of comments he made in his first Presidential campaign speech, it's no surprise NBC decided to cut ties with The Donald.

In fact, tons of TV and movie stars have been fired — some for what they said OFF camera, some for what they did ON camera, and some for what they put IN their bodies!

Curious to see who has been axed and why??

CLICK HERE to see "15 Stars Who Were FIRED From Their TV/Film Roles!"

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