(Splash News) Rihanna (L) and rapper Drake perform during the 2011 NBA All-Star game halftime show at Staples Center on February 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.Rihanna & Drake are seen here leaving there 2016 Brits Awards afterparty held at Tramps Club in Mayfair, London.Rihanna & Drake left the venue at 5am and where also joined by rapper Chipmunk & Keisha Buchanan."I was introduced to her as the kid who played background music at the restaurant as people ate their dinner." "She's someone I've been in love with since I was 22 years old," he later gushed, prompting big cheers from the audience. All my adult life, I've looked up to her, even though she's younger than me.
Ri Ri and Drizzy left Tape club in London Friday night at the same time. An eyewitness tells ET that Rihanna stayed at Drake’s hotel overnight on Sunday after winning the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Music Awards.The "Hotline Bling" rapper boldly declared his love for Rihanna onstage at the VMAs on Sunday, when he showed up at the end of the show to present her with the big award. "The first time I met Robyn Fenty was in 2005," he shared, recalling Rihanna's very first music video shoot for "Pon de Replay" in his native Toronto.(Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images) Getty Rihanna (L) and rapper Drake perform during the 2011 NBA All-Star game halftime show at Staples Center on February 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.While Hiddleswift may have dominated headlines with their recent summer romance, we have our eye on another famous pairing: Drake and Rihanna.