After pulling away, it looks very much like Rihanna mouths something to him quickly after he has professed that he has loved her for eleven years. April 2017: Drake and Rihanna have their first documented run-in at a kids’ birthday party in Los Angeles and it’s just as predictably awkward as you think it would be, with both Aubrey and Robyn appearing to avoid any interaction with one another in a brief video captured at the event. However, Drake wanted to let us all know that he and Rihanna are really truly more than just friends after being publicly shut down at the VMAs, so he posted an Instagram after the debacle of him kissing her in his hometown of Toronto. 31, Rihanna finally fulfills the desires of Aubrey’s heart by planting a kiss on him. Her eighth studio album Anti (2016) topped the US Billboard 200 and became one of the most streamed albums of the year.Many of her songs rank among the world's best-selling singles of all time, including the singles "Umbrella", "Take a Bow", "Disturbia", "Only Girl (In the World)", "S&M", "We Found Love", "Diamonds", "Stay" and "Work" in which she is the lead artist, and her collaborations "Live Your Life" (with T.Drake and Rihanna’s chemistry-laden relationship has always left fans wondering whether the 6 God and the Barbadian beauty are more than just friends.However, thanks to two collaborative tracks this year, Aubrey and Robyn have been spending plenty of quality time together — from making surprise appearances at each other’s concerts to sappy social media posts, Drake and Rihanna make a convincing case that their friendship might not be platonic.She was discovered in her home country of Barbados by American record producer Evan Rogers.Without a name or any material, the girl group managed to land an audition with Rogers who commented, "The minute Rihanna walked into the room, it was like the other two girls didn't exist".
"Pon de Replay" and "The Last Time" were two tracks recorded for the demo tape, which were eventually included on her debut album Music of the Sun.Among numerous awards and accolades, Rihanna has won nine Grammy Awards, twelve American Music Awards and twelve Billboard Music Awards.Furthermore, she was awarded with the inaugural American Music Award for Icon in 2013 and the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award in 2016.At the MTV VMAs, Drake presents Rihanna with her Video Vanguard Award; in his speech, he bares his heart to both her and the VMA audience, revealing that he is in love with Ri Ri. February 2017: Although our boy Aubrey has been romantically “linked” to one Jennifer Lopez in recent months, that rumored romance couldn’t keep him from wishing Rihanna a very happy birthday during a concert in Dublin on February 20, 2017.“She’s someone I’ve been in love with since I was 22 years old. All my adult life, I’ve looked up to her even though she’s younger than me.” After delivering this heartfelt and highly vulnerable sentiment, Aubrey Drake Graham boldly attempts to passionately kiss Rihanna, at which point, she curbs him and allows him to chastely kiss her on the cheek. During his sappy shoutout, he crowd, “It’s somebody’s birthday today — somebody I have a lot of love for and a lot of respect for,” before playing their hit dancehall-flavored single, “Work.” Looks like the feelings are still there — at least for Drizzy.Rihanna received the Fashion Icon lifetime achievement award from the Council of Fashion Designers of America in 2014.