Date: November 19, 2012

At a mere 24 years old, Rihanna is on her seventh studio album, and yes, it's another smash hit. Unapologetic is some of the best, most engaging, and mature work of her career.

Massive sales and chart-topping singles are to be expected from Rihanna at this point, but really, it's the growth she's showing in her music that guarantees she will be relevant in our world for a very long time.