While most girls her age were off at college and focusing on boys and booze, 19-year-old Selena Gomez was dealing with Thomas Brodnicki, a Chicago man in his forties who said he might kill the pop star and went so far as to fly out to L.A. and visit Selena's workplace multiple times.
Rihanna only does three things in her life; record music, embark on worldwide tours, and attend the occasional fashion show. It is a work-hard, play-hard type of life for the Bajan beauty, which is why she had no time for the crazed creep who decided to start leaving threatening letters for her in her NYC apartment building, and even mailing a few to her home in California.
Lucky for Rihanna, her stalker is now behind bars after police were able to identify him from a card he left on the scene one night, according to TMZ. It turns out his argument that Rihanna, Jay Z and Kanye West jacked his "material" did not manage to sway the judge.
Rihanna is not the first Hollywood beauty who has had to deal with this sort of thing, and she won't be the last. So let's take a look at five other ladies who know what Ri Ri is going through.