Rihanna is now under Jay-Z’s umbrella.
The Grammy-winning pop singer has parted ways with manager Marc Jordan and is now being managed by Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Management.
[photogallerylink id=17826 align=left][lastfm]Rihanna[/lastfm] told The Associated Press in a statement Wednesday that she’s “so excited to take this next step in my career.”
The 22-year-old is also launching a new company called Rihanna Entertainment. She says it will “merge all of her businesses, including music, film, fragrance fashion and book ventures.”
[lastfm]Jay-Z[/lastfm] signed Rihanna to Def Jam in 2005. The two won a Grammy in 2008 for the hit song “Umbrella.” Earlier this year, the pair picked up two Grammys for the rap song “Run This Town,” which also featured Kanye West.
[lastfm]Rihanna[/lastfm] featuring her new Mananger [lastfm]Jay-Z[/lastfm] – Umbrella
She’s released four albums and plans to release her fifth CD, “Loud,” on Nov. 16.