Rihanna is Getting the Street She Grew Up on in Barbados Named After Her

Barbados is honoring their most famous native daughter right in her own neighborhood.

The small Caribbean country is renaming the street’s where Rihanna grew up with Westbury New Road soon to be known as Rihanna Drive, according to Nation News.

“The Government of Barbados will on Independence Day, Thursday 30th November, 2017 officially change the name of Westbury New Road located in St. Michael to Rihanna Drive in honour of Barbadian superstar Ms. Robyn Rihanna Fenty who grew up in Westbury New Road,” the Ministry of Tourism announced in a statement.

The “Work” singer, 29, recently launched her Fenty Beauty makeup collection, and has had a major impact on music, catapulting DJ Khaled’s “Wild Thoughts” into the No. 2 slot on the Billboard Hot 100.

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SOURCE: PEOPLE, Alexia Fernandez