Rihanna also makes an appearance on Drake’s highly anticipated album , supplying vocals for “Too Good,” the heart-wrenching single that may provide some insight on the pair’s complicated relationship.

And it's also because of you that I was able to pull off a night like this one, with 4 medley performances, 4 set productions, 4 outfits, 4 hair and makeup looks, and all in 4 days of rehearsal!

It was a challenge but I wanted nothing more than to give my fans a true representation of all the colors that I'm made of as an artist! #Ri Ri Vanguard A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on In a lengthy Instagram post, the “Work” singer spoke about the night she received the Video Vanguard Award at the 2016 VMAs.

While we’ll never forget the rapper’s swoon-worthy profession of love for his on-again, off-again leading lady at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards, we’re taking a look back at the pair’s history in an attempt to decode their relationship status, which may be difficult considering Drake and Rihanna’s years-long past – filled with breakup and reconciliation rumors that have left our hearts emotionally wounded. After wrapping filming on Rihanna’s sexy music video, Drake appeared alongside the singer on tour, often recreating their sultry moves for concertgoers.

If you’ve been following along since day one, totally.

(You know, if they actually are in a relationship …) Days before the VMAs, the rapper gifted the Barbadian beauty a larger-than-life sentiment in the form of a billboard, congratulating her on winning MTV’s Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.

Ri Ri posted a pic of the gesture on her Instagram with an emoji-filled caption – leading the rest of us to believe the pair certainly on.

You have affected so many of our lives in the best way possible. @badgalriri A post shared by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on “This is a night for us all to be thankful for what you have done for us!

” he wrote on Instagram after the VMAs, captioning a couple-y pic of the pair.

“You have affected so many of our lives in the best way possible. ” Things continued to heat up for the pair: A few days after the rapper professed his love for the singer at the MTV Video Music Awards, Rihanna made a surprise appearance at Drake’s sold-out concert in Miami. My family, friends, loved ones, my fans, my team!!! And I'm so grateful that God has precisely and flawlessly arranged our paths to meet at each other!