really is the only girl in the world for Esquire magazine
, which named the pop singer its 2011 Sexiest Woman Alive.
The runner-up was fellow chart-topper Katy Perry
With hits like "S&M" and new single "We Found Love," Rihanna, 23, is certainly known for turning up the heat in her music video shoots
, not to mention live performances
But the Barbados native
is not all about looks – her latest album, Loud
, has been certified platinum in more than a dozen countries.
distinction has previously been awarded to stars like Minka Kelly
and Halle Berry
Last month, 30 Rock
's Katrina Bowden
was named Esquire's People's Choice
for Sexiest Woman Alive. With more than 2,000 readers responding, Bowden took the crown from the 2010 winner, swimsuit model Brooklyn Decker
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