They were followed by two mixtapes, with the trap-influenced If You're Reading This It's Too Late, and a collaboration with Future for What a Time to Be Alive, in 2015. Its single "One Dance" topped the chart in several countries, including the U.S., the UK and Canada, where it became his first number-one single as the lead artist.(Rihanna has always insisted they’re just friends, while Drake has spoken about a brief fling in the past that ended in heartbreak.) For those who are not well versed in the “it’s complicated” love story between Riri and Drake, here, a comprehensive timeline.May 2009Like the opening scene in a romantic comedy, Drake and Rihanna’s meet-cute reportedly happened at a bowling alley.
After releasing two hit duets earlier this year, Drizzy and Ri Ri have been spotted out on the town in Europe, and, of course, dancing together onstage during several of major awards shows.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.(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.