The above, albeit a cruel reality, is the sentiment many are hoping is shared once Brit sensation Rita Ora finally touches down in the US, for the launch of her debut album there.
Sure to intensify the rivalry that already exists within their fan bases, this week saw Rita unveil plans both the pair’s ‘Roc Nation‘ has in store to push her brand in the impossibly difficult market.
Plans, which may inadvertently see Rita beat her rival in being the first starlet at the label to score a #1 debut album.
Exciting details below, via In Demand…
As anyone in the UK can attest to, ROC are taking a ‘no expense spared’ approach to pushing both ‘ORA‘ and Rita’s rising brand.
While her success will in no way take away from what the group has achieved with Rihanna, we can’t but chuckle at how embarrassing it will be for the ‘singer’ if ‘ORA‘ hits the top of the Billboard 200.
This, an epic slap in the face to all six Rihanna albums that tried and tragically failed to do the same- even with the benefit of #1 singles.
So, with talent, a strong single- ‘Radioactive’- and the benefit of her UK success in her arsenal, it’s only a matter of time before Rita’s name becomes all too familiar on US territory.
Especially, if she continues to deliver performances as strong as this one:
And leaves her nay-sayers feeling a little…