November 28, 2008 at 05:00 AM EST

R&B pop queen Rihanna recently launched the eighth single from her ’07 album Good Girl Gone Bad. Impressed yet? Here is a quarter century of other milestones to dazzle you.

7 Singles in the Top Ten 10
Born In The USA (1984)
Bruce Springsteen The Boss’ rock opus hit the top 10 like a star-spangled cherry bomb.

5 Singles at No. 1
Bad (1987)
Michael Jackson Thriller was the MJ whammy everyone remembers, but Bad was a singular event all its own.

7 Singles in the Top 5
Rhythm Nation 1814 (1989)
Janet Jackson Yes, it’s a concept album about social injustice. But it’s also packed with dance hits.

6 Singles in the Top 40
Come On Over (1997)
Shania Twain With Top 40 hits and 11 singles on the country charts, it’s still the crossover album to beat.

4 Singles in the Top 10
Breakaway (2004)
Kelly Clarkson An epic 103 weeks on the Billboard 200 broke Celine Dion’s 1998 record.

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