Rihanna To Have A Street In Barbados Named After Her

To celebrate its independence on the 30th of November this year, the island of Barbados has decided to honour the singer by renaming a street after her.

The street Westbury New Road where she grew up will be renamed Rihanna Drive, Loop News Barbados reported.

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The country’s Ministry of Tourism disclosed this in a statement issued on Friday:

“The Government of Barbados will on Independence Day, Thursday, November 30, 2017 officially change the name of  Westbury New Road located in  St. Michael  to Rihanna Drive in honour of Barbadian superstar Ms. Robyn Fenty who grew up in Westbury New Road.”

Barbados’ Prime Minister Feundel Stuart and Riri will participate in the unveiling ceremony which will take place between 3-5pm on the 30th of November.