That’s what fans were hoping for when Drake declared his love for the singer at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, August 28. No sooner had Drake revealed, “She’s someone I’ve been in love with since I was 22 years old,” than Twitter erupted with people hoping he was going to pop the question.
“I bet EVERYONE thought that @Drake was about to propose to @Rihanna, because EVERYBODY WANTS THAT, ha! "The first time I met Robyn Fenty was 2005," Drake began, using Ri Ri's birth name.
Whether Drake and Rihanna are dating in real life or not, what listeners do know, is that they make really good music together, as is evident in its spot on the Billboard charts.
Aside from that, they clearly have on-screen chemistry that viewers enjoy!
The rapper describes Rihanna’s performance on their new collaboration to Rap-Up saying “She got in the studio and just bodied it. Everything was perfect.” He further adds “It wouldn’t be a record without Rihanna. “I’m too good to you,” they sing together at one point.
We do well together as a team.”“I think we do great music together,” he said regarding their teamwork. “I’m way too good to you / You take my love for granted / I just don’t understand it.”According to Capital Xtra, it was in May 2009 when Rihanna and Drake allegedly hooked-up at Lucky Strike bowling alley in New York.
Could a proposal be in the cards for Rihanna and Drake?
Drake didn’t attend the awards due to touring commitments in the U.
K., though Jennifer did suffer an awkward moment at the hands of the former couple after host James Corden joked about them dating in his opening monologue.
Drake and Rihanna did many collaborations together including Rihanna’s song “Work”, which stayed on the number 1 spot in the Billboard Hot 100 for nine weeks.
Their most recent collaboration is a song from Drake’s new album entitled “Too Good”. The source further adds that the new track plays on Drake and Rihanna’s rumored romance a bit, though it’s mainly about love that’s taken for granted.