Talk That Talk is the sixth studio album by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna and was released on November 21, 2011, through Def Jam Recordings. The album is rooted in R&B, dance-pop, and pop, but also incorporates a variety of genres such as hip hop, electro, trance, electro house, and dubstep.
The lead single from the album, "We Found Love" featuring Calvin Harris, premiered on Capital FM radio on September 22, 2011, and was released on iTunes U.S. the same day. The second single "You Da One" was released on November 14, 2011. The third single "Talk That Talk" was released on January 17, 2012.
Critical reception was positive to mixed. It received a score of 62/100 on Metacritic. Praise and criticism was directed at the lyrics, with praise also going to the direction and dance tracks, and criticism for its composition with many critics calling the album "rushed".