Rihanna New Single “Diamonds” Tops UK Chart

Rihanna is making headlines today and it is not related to Chris Brown. The Bajan pop beauty rises to the top of the UK charts with her new single “Diamonds,” off her upcoming album, due in November.

Rihanna beat out stiff competition from boy band One Direction on their new single “Live While You’re Young,” off their album Take Me Home.

PHOTOS: Rihanna And Chris Brown Spotted Cuddling At Jay-Z Concert

“Live While You’re Young” currently sits at number three behind a strong showing from PSY.

While she continues her successful run on the charts, Rihanna personal life has not been so good. Over the last week the “Diamonds” singer received some backlash from fans and some of her celebrity pairs after being spotted with her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown on a couple of occasions in New York.

VIDEO: Oprah On Rihanna’s Reunion With Chris Brown: “I’m Not Surprise”

Speculations are that the have rekindle their relationship. Chris Brown has also released a statement confirming his split with Karrueche Tran.

Amidst all that drama, Rihanna is doing very well on the charts.