It is Rihanna's best-selling album in the country to date.
The album was supported by six singles including "Rude Boy", which was the biggest worldwide success from the album, topping the US Billboard Hot 100 for six weeks and reaching top ten positions in twenty-two other countries.
When Jay Z first heard the track "Pon de Replay", he felt the song was too big for her, saying "when a song is that big, it's hard [for a new artist] to come back from. Reid left it to Jay Z and his team to close the deal which resulted in a six-album record deal with Def Jam.
All three were released as singles and charted highly, reaching peak positions worldwide. A remix album, Good Girl Gone Bad: The Remixes, was released in January 2009.
Good Girl Gone Bad has sold over 2.8 million units in the United States alone, receiving a two-times-platinum certification from the RIAA.
She recorded the demo over the next year intermittently, due to Rihanna only being able to record during school holidays.
"Pon de Replay" and "The Last Time" were two tracks recorded for the demo tape, which were eventually included in her debut album Music of the Sun.
With sales exceeding 200 million records worldwide, Rihanna is one of the best-selling artists of all time.
Rihanna is the youngest and fastest solo artist to earn fourteen number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100, and was named the Digital Songs Artist of the 2000s decade and the top Hot 100 artist of the 2010s decade by Billboard.In support of the album, she began the Good Girl Gone Bad Tour in September 2007, with 80 shows across the US, Canada, and Europe.Her third studio album's reissue, Good Girl Gone Bad: Reloaded, was released in June 2008 with three new songs: "Disturbia", "Take a Bow", and the Maroon 5 duet "If I Never See Your Face Again". and Rihanna, released that November, and topped the Billboard Hot 100.After releasing four consecutive platinum studio albums, including the Grammy Award winner Unapologetic (2012), she was recognized as a pop icon.Her eighth studio album Anti (2016) and its lead single "Work" reached number-one on the Billboard 200 and Hot 100.She grew up in a three-bedroom bungalow in Bridgetown and sold clothes with her father in a stall on the street.