The complete history of Drake and Rihanna's relationship. Drake and Rihanna have seemingly been on and off again more times than 'Friends' Ross and Rachel. They've been friends, collaborators, enemies and boyfriend and girlfriend. So what's the full story? We break it down for you When did Drake and Rihanna first get together?
This is reportedly the first time the two get together, Drake later raps about the evening on his track 'Fireworks'. Rihanna says she and Drake are just "friends" in a radio interview. Rih plays down rumours the two are seeing each other. But did anyone believe her? Drake admits that he and Rihanna were 'kind of' dating. Drake pens song 'Fireworks,' which touches on his first 'date' with Rihanna. Rihanna releases 'What's My Name' featuring Drake.
The two get all coupley in the vid. Reports suggest that they were pretty close on set as well. Is this just on-screen chemistry? Or is there more going on behind-the-scenes? Does she feel the same?
The pair perform together at the Grammys. Their performance raises a few eyebrows. Are they playing up for the camera or is there something more going on? Rih returns the favour and appears on 'Take Care' She sings the hook on the title track. Drake and Rihanna appear together in video for 'Take Care'. The video is even more steamier than their last music video appearance together.
Drake and Chris Brown's squads reportedly clash at New York nightclub. The beef between the two, reportedly over Brown seeing Rihanna again, escalates, with a fight breaking out in a nightclub both were attending.
Breezy posts a photo on Instagram of an injury following the incident. So, that explains why Drake penned such nasty lyrics. Rih seems to 'forget' to clap when Drake wins award. Drake confirms Rihanna was the cause of beef with Chris Brown during interview.
Rihanna appears to shade Drake again during MTV awards performance. She seemed more interested by her nails. Drake was forced to talk about Rihanna on Ellen De Generes' show. Always support and have love for her," he tells Ellen. So maybe the two are civil at this point? Drake serenades Rihanna at London gig. It seemed like the two were having another crack at it. Verses appear to be about Rih: The couple's relationship appears to have cooled.
Uh oh, this doesn't look good. Rihanna is seen backstage with Drake after his Coachella performance. The two seemed to have reconciled again. What's next for Drake and Rih? We can't keep up! Drake and Rihanna are spotted shooting a video together in LA. Ahead of the release of Drake's 'Views From The 6' album and Rihanna's 'Anti' album, the pair are reportedly spotted shooting a music video for a song rumoured to be called 'Work,' in Los Angeles. Rihanna releases the steamy visuals for 'Work' alongside Drake.
Rih Rih and Drake seem closer than ever as they get intimate for the camera. Is their "relationship" back on? Drake and Rihanna are spotted leaving a London nightclub. Did they leave together? The pair shock viewers with their on-stage PDA.
Drake impersonates Rihanna live on 'SNL'. Drizzy wore a wig a sang a hilarious remix of Rihanna's 'Work' where he claimed the couple were "only friends". Rihanna and Drake spotted leaving nightclub together. That same month, Drake flew all the way over the UK to be with Riri. They were spotted leaving a London nightclub at 6am after a night of partying and Drake joined Rihanna as a special guest in Manchester the following night.
Drake says he wants to "go half on a baby" with Rihanna. During Drake's Summer Sixteen tour with Future, he invited his rumoured girlfriend on stage to perform their collaboration 'Too Good'. But he had an interesting message for RiRi before starting: Drake confesses his love for Rihanna.
Drake and Rihanna reportedly split up. News, the couple's busy scheduled prevented them from seeing each other enough. Drizzy reportedly moved on with model India Love. Reports emerge that Drake is dating Jennifer Lopez. The two sure looked close in the shared Instagram pictures After breaking up with Jennifer Lopez, Drake sends a indirect message to Rihanna. Is he regretting their split? Rihanna tells Vogue she is longer friends with Drake When asked about her current relationship with Drake, Rihanna made things very clear: It is what it is.
The rapper famously professed his love for her on stage before presenting her with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. Drake unfollows Rihanna on Instagram. Following Rihanna's Vogue comments, an eagle-eyed follower spotted that Drake no longer follows Rihanna on Instagram. Upon further investigation, it also turn out that Rihanna doesn't follow him either.