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Rihanna was honored by her home country on Tuesday when Barbados nominated her as a national hero.
according to Associated PressThe pop star was crowned the coveted title of “Right Excellent” by Prime Minister Mia Motley of Bridgetown.
ABC News Rihanna reported that she was the second woman to be honored and the eleventh person overall.
The ceremony takes place when the island says goodbye to the British monarchy and celebrates its first republic.
AP reported that Prince Charles arrived on Sunday to attend the oath ceremony of Sandra Mason, who became the island’s first president on Tuesday.
according to CNNBarbados was first settled by the United Kingdom in 1627 and became independent of the United Kingdom in November 1966.
Queen Elizabeth II letter..
“When you celebrate this important day, I send you and all the Barbados my warmest and best wishes for your happiness, peace, and future prosperity,” said the Queen.
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