Rihanna Thanks Her Mom In Heartfelt 30th Birthday Message

Rihanna is celebrating her 30th birthday today (February 20, 2018) but it’s her mom who is feeling special today.

Social media is splattered with birthday wishes to Rihanna today as she turns 30. The Bajan pop singer, who is one of the most popular persons on Instagram, posted a heartfelt message thanking her mother Monica Fenty. “10958 days ago @monica_fenty became a mother for the first time to her only daughter! Today is just as much your birthday as it is mine!” she wrote. “I love you mom! Thank you for carrying me, birthing me, raising me, supporting me, teaching me, and loving me unconditionally! The woman I am today is because of everything that you are!”

Rihanna continues by thanking God for her mom saying, “I thank God for perfectly hand picking you to be my mother when He sent my spirit to you! You are the greatest! Thank you!” Monica Fenty also wishes her daughter a happy birthday writing, “Happy 30th. God’s blessings to my 1st born. The sweetest , most humble person I know , and most loving daughter ever. Lots of love back to you on your special day.”

Rihanna kick-started her birthday celebration on Sunday night in New York City with some family and friends who. Her BFF Melissa Forde posted a video showing her toasting to her dirty thirty while sipping on some champagne.

Her posts show us just how selfless she is and how much she loves her mom who has been incredibly supportive of her during the ups and downs of her career. Rihanna is currently working on her ninth studio album due later this year. She already has songs recorded with reggae stars Buju Banton and Sizzla, a clear sign that she might be coming back with a reggae-pop sound similar to the sound of her debut album Music of the Sun.