Umbrella by Rihanna featuring Jay-Z was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, May 26, 2007 spending 10 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. This was an instant hit in the UK, where it debuted at #1 on the strength of download sales. The song went to #1 in most of the countries where it was released. Chris Brown, when he and Rihanna were still a couple, recorded his own version of this song, changing the chorus from "You can stand under my umbrella" to "You can be my Cinderella." Following the success of this song, Rihanna launched a line of umbrellas through the Totes company. At the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards, this won for Video of the Year.

Umbrella FAQs

Who sang Umbrella?

Umbrella was performed by Rihanna featuring Jay-Z

What year did Umbrella get to the UK number 1 spot?

Umbrella first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, May 26, 2007

How long was Umbrella at number 1 in the UK?

Umbrella spent 10 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.