Must be love on the brain! Rihanna and A$AP Rocky have spent years denying that their relationship is something however platonic, however issues lastly modified when the rapper referred to as her “the love of my life” in 2021.
After greater than a year of rumors, the “Peso” artist confirmed in a May interview with GQ that he was relationship the Fenty Beauty founder and referred to as her “The One.” One month earlier, a supply instructed Us Weekly that the pair have been noticed “holding hands and laughing” throughout an evening out in Los Angeles.
“It’s obvious they’re a couple and also are each other’s best friend,” the insider added. “They kid around a lot [and] laugh a lot. They have private date nights together a lot and have a blast hanging out together.”
The duo made their purple carpet debut in December 2019 on the Fashion Awards in London, however on the time, Rihanna was recent off her breakup with ex-boyfriend Hassan Jameel, with whom she was first linked in 2017.
“Rihanna and A$AP are hanging out and hooking up,” a supply instructed Us in February 2020. “They’re having fun and have always had chemistry.”
Fans 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$AP jumped on a remix of Rihanna’s “Cockiness (Love It).”
A number of months later, the New York native paid tribute to his pal with a shoutout in his track “Fashion Killa,” from his January 2013 album, Long. Live. A$AP., however by February, he was linked to mannequin Chanel Iman. The former pair obtained engaged in April 2014 however cut up for good in October of that year.
Rihanna, in the meantime, was pursuing a relationship with Drake, whom she dated off and on 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 referred to as it quits for good in October of that year.
“She doesn’t want to be held down,” a supply instructed Us on the time. “They will always be close,” added one other insider. “If they end up together, it could happen, but not now.”
It’s apparently not occurring 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 supply instructed Us in December 2020, including that the “Umbrella” singer “kept him in the friend zone” for some time. “Things changed over the summer and they finally hooked up. They’ve been together ever since.”
Keep scrolling to have a look again at Rihanna and A$AP’s full relationship timeline: