I definitely was attracted to Drake, but I think it is what it is — it was what it was … It was at a really fragile time in my life, so I just didn't want to get too serious with anything or anyone at that time." She also told Power 105.1, " We just became friends and we left it at that." Womp, womp.
February 2011: Following Ri Ri's split from baseball star Matt Kemp, Drake and Rihanna's steamy performance of "What's My Name? This is a night for us all to be thankful for what you have done for us!
, adding that she feels like her story with Chris is "not done yet." The source said that although she probably won't get back together with him at this moment, "she is thinking about meeting up with Chris for dinner.” This report comes after multiple reports last week that Rihanna and Chris Brown still talk "all the time." And on Rihanna's 30th birthday he even posted an Instagram celebrating her.
@carolinephinney by Ari Bines At the time Degrassi: The Next Generation aired on TV, my parents tried to prohibit my eyes from taking in the drugs, underage drinking, teen pregnancy and unprecedented number of violent disasters that befell the tiny Canadian high school.
It's because of you that I was able to reach this moment in my career!
And it's also because of you that I was able to pull off a night like this one, with 4 medley performances, 4 set productions, 4 outfits, 4 hair and makeup looks, and all in 4 days of rehearsal!
It was a challenge but I wanted nothing more than to give my fans a true representation of all the colors that I'm made of as an artist! #Ri Ri Vanguard A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on source, “Everyone wants them to be together but they are just close friends who are always in each other’s lives. 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...
no one really knows how long they have been 'official' — they just decided to let it become a thing instead of hiding it from everyone," adding that they are "happy." September 2016: Rihanna posts a thank-you letter on Instagram for all of the support during the VMAs and calls out Drake, saying, "@champagnepapi your speech was so touching and I love you for that." #VMA2016 night was one that I would never forget!! My family, friends, loved ones, my fans, my team!!! And I'm so grateful that God has precisely and flawlessly arranged our paths to meet at each other!
A report quotes an onlooker saying, "She was drinking whiskey and apple juice and making out with him all night.
They were really cute together." According to Drake's comment about being in love with her since he was 22 (at their first meeting, he was 18, Ri Ri was 17), it would appear that this was when the sparks started flying, at least on his part. She was doing exactly what I've done to so many women throughout my life, which is show them quality time, then disappear.
She never would go; she would have a million excuses why she couldn't talk to me.
That's how [Rihanna] made me feel, she made me feel small; she made me feel nervous.
It just put me back to the Acura in Toronto, feeling like Aubrey Graham, not Drake." October 2010: Drake and Rihanna appear in their first song together, "What's My Name?