Rihanna is Jamaican?

Jamaican twitter remains undefeated, having seemingly stolen Rihanna from her native Barbados, claiming that she is, in fact, Jamaican.

It reportedly started with one twitter user comparing the exchange rates of the two Caribbean islands.

In true Jamaican fashion, the response was one akin to “nuh trouble weh no trouble you!”

One Jamaican user responded:

From there, the hashtag #RihannaisJamaican started trending.

Here are some of our favourite responses:


Jamaican twitter never hesitated to point out Rihanna’s love of Jamaican culture, citing this fact as further proof:

BUZZ fam, let us know which Jamaican star you would trade.