On her 30th birthday Rihanna has paid a heartfelt tribute to her mother by posting a throwback picture from her childhood alongside an emotional message.
“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! I love you mom!,” RiRi wrote.
The nine-time-Grammy-winner thanked her mother for carrying her, birthing her, raising her, supporting her, teaching her, and loving her unconditionally!
“The woman I am today is because of everything that you are! 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!” she added.