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29/03/2007 Rihanna releases her hit single "Umbrella" featuring Jay-Z

"Umbrella" is a song by Barbadian singer Rihanna from her third studio album Good Girl Gone Bad. It features American rapper Jay-Z, who co-wrote the song with its producers Tricky Stewart and Kuk Harrell, with additional writing from The-Dream. The song was originally written with Britney Spears in mind, but her label rejected it.


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