According to Drake's VMAs speech, he was "introduced to her as the kid who played background music as people ate their dinner." May 2009: Drake and Rihanna are spotted making out at a Lucky Strike bowling alley in New York, two months after her split from Chris Brown (and three months after Brown assaulted her).

A report quotes an onlooker saying, "She was drinking whiskey and apple juice and making out with him all night.

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And such a talented person and someone that I was like, 'I can't believe I'm here talking to this individual,' that she just gave me that feeling like when I was 17 years old trying to take Nikki Ramos, this girl from Toronto, out on a date and she never wanted to go with me.

She never would go; she would have a million excuses why she couldn't talk to me.

My journey has been filled with growth and people who continue to inspire me! Meanwhile, Drake is romantically linked to India Love, a reality star he’s been “hooking up” with for “at least a few weeks.” December 2016: Dray-Lo/J-Drake is born after Jennifer Lopez shares this selfie with Drake on her Instagram. She seems very smitten.” Before the end of the year, Drake reportedly gives J. #lucky17 #shadesofblue #worldofdance #All IHave #byebyebirdie #spanishalbum and thats just the beginning...

Forever grateful to everyone involved creatively, from choreography all the way to wardrobe and production! Thank you to the beautiful @iamnaomicampbell @therealmaryjblige @traceeellisross for your kind words! , the two are working on music together but are also enjoying each other’s company. Lo a $100,000 diamond necklace and the two ring in 2017 together. more surprises to come #stayfocused #stayhumble A post shared by Jennifer Lopez (@jlo) on February 2017: Following reports of Drake and J.

On Wednesday morning, they were photographed leaving Tape Nightclub as the sun was rising, and then headed to an after party following the concert that night.

While Hiddleswift may have dominated headlines with their recent summer romance, we have our eye on another famous pairing: Drake and Rihanna.

@champagnepapi your speech was so touching and I love you for that! Lo’s split, Drake gives Rihanna a shout-out on her 29th birthday during his concert in Dublin.

April 2017: Drake and Rihanna have an awkward run-in at a kid’s birthday party in Los Angeles.

Drizzy and Ri Ri have been at the top of couple speculation and fan-shipping for years now, with their musical collaboration only fueling the flame, and although they've taken a crack at the love game before, it never stuck—until now? News has learned that the two stars are dating again, and that the feelings never faded on Drake's end. Rihanna is the one that's been not wanting to settle down in the past," the insider tells us.