Forbes’ wealthiest female singer, Rihanna, has disclosed that she is originally an Igbo woman.
She said her mother disclosed her real origin to her, according to The Nations.
Speaking in a recent interview, the brand influencer said: “My mom told me that I am originally an Igbo woman. Igbo is a tribe in Africa.”
The Barbadian singer who was recently pronounced a billionaire is the wealthiest female musicians in the world.
Her net worth is estimated at $1.7 billion while still receiving almost $1.4 billion from her beauty cosmetics line, reports The Nations.
Many Nigerians on social media, especially those from the Igbo tribe are now asking her to return to her roots, while others hailed her for coming out with the revelation.
Rihanna also has two brothers, Rorrey and Rajad Fenty.