Rihanna's 30 Greatest Songs, Ranked

From "Pon de Replay" to "Umbrella"

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16. "Bitch Better Have My Money" (2015)

From a pop standpoint, this non-album track was a relative failure, stalling at Number 15 on the Hot 100. But "Bitch Better Have My Money" – which reprises a phrase from AMG's 1991 gigolo hit "Bitch Betta Have My Money" – was a huge anthem among her core R&B fans, and reasserted Rihanna's cross-cultural appeal as well as her ability to swag as hard as anyone. "We were just vibing with [producer] Deputy in one of the local studios I record out of," Bibi Bourelly, who conceived the song, told Noisey. "He played me [the beat], I went in and started saying something like 'Bitch Better Have My Money!', because I was feeling ratchet that day." (The final version of the track credits nearly a dozen songwriters and producers, including Rihanna herself.) 

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