Anti is the eighth studio album by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna, first released on January 28, 2016 via streaming service Tidal, by Westbury Road Entertainment and Roc Nation Records. The album will be promoted with the upcoming Anti World Tour, scheduled to begin in February 2016. The album’s lead single “Work” was released on January 27, 2016.
The lead single entitled “Work” featuring Canadian rapper Drake was released on January 27, 2016 just hours before the Tidal release of Anti. Rihanna stated on Twitter that the song was the “first single” from her album.