Only Girl (In the World) is a eurodance song by Barbadian singer Rihanna, from her 2010 fifth album, Loud.
Crystal Johnson wrote the song in collaboration with producers Stargate and Sandy Vee.
Def Jam Recordings released the track as t he album’s lead single on September 10, 2010, receiving critical acclaim from critics.
On the charts, the song reached Number 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100, preceded by the album’s second single, What’s My Name?
The song also peaked at Number 1 in Australia, Canada, Ireland and New Zealand, reaching top five in Switzerland, France and Germany as well.
At the 53rd Grammy Awards in 2011, Only Girl (In the World) won the Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording.