Should be love on the mind! Rihanna and A$AP Rocky have spent years denying that their relationship is something however platonic, however issues lastly modified when the rapper called her “the love of my life” in 2021.
After greater than a 12 months of rumors, the “Peso” artist confirmed in a Could interview with GQ that he was relationship the Fenty Magnificence founder and known as her “The One.” One month earlier, a supply informed Us Weekly that the pair were spotted “holding hands and laughing” throughout an evening out in Los Angeles.
“It’s apparent they’re a pair and likewise are one another’s finest buddy,” the insider added. “They child round so much [and] chortle so much. They’ve non-public date nights collectively so much and have a blast hanging out collectively.”
The duo made their pink carpet debut in December 2019 on the Style Awards in London, however on the time, Rihanna was fresh off her breakup with ex-boyfriend Hassan Jameel, with whom she was first linked in 2017.
“Rihanna and A$AP are hanging out and hooking up,” a source told Us in February 2020. “They’re having enjoyable and have at all times had chemistry.”
Followers of the musicians first began hoping for a love connection between the twosome once they teamed up in 2012 for a flirtatious efficiency on the MTV Video Music Awards and A$AP jumped on a remix of Rihanna’s “Cockiness (Love It).”
Just a few months later, the New York native paid tribute to his buddy with a shoutout in his tune “Style Killa,” from his January 2013 album, Lengthy. Stay. A$AP., however by February, he was linked to mannequin Chanel Iman. The previous pair obtained engaged in April 2014 however break up for good in October of that 12 months.
Rihanna, in the meantime, was pursuing a relationship with Drake, whom she dated on and off from 2009 to 2016. The duo collaborated on a number of songs collectively — together with “Work” from her 2016 album, Anti, and “Too Good” from his 2016 LP, Views — however called it quits for good in October of that 12 months.
“She doesn’t need to be held down,” a supply informed Us on the time. “They are going to at all times be shut,” added one other insider. “In the event that they find yourself collectively, it may occur, however not now.”
It’s apparently not taking place in 2021, both, as a result of the Ocean’s 8 star appears to be going robust with A$AP. “A$AP has been very into Rihanna for years,” a source told Us in December 2020, including that the “Umbrella” singer “stored him within the buddy zone” for some time. “Issues modified over the summer time and so they lastly attached. They’ve been collectively ever since.”
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