Is it true that drake and rihanna are dating

The "Hotline Bling" rapper boldly declared his love for Rihanna onstage at the VMAs on Sunday, when he showed up at the end of the show to present her with the big award. "The first time I met Robyn Fenty was in 2005," he shared, recalling Rihanna's very first music video shoot for "Pon de Replay" in his native Toronto."I was introduced to her as the kid who played background music at the restaurant as people ate their dinner." "She's someone I've been in love with since I was 22 years old," he later gushed, prompting big cheers from the audience. All my adult life, I've looked up to her, even though she's younger than me.‘People in Rihanna’s circle are saying she is very unhappy about the whole thing,’ the source added.

They have fun together and that’s all that matters.’ But while things might be rosy between the lovebirds, reports have surfaced suggesting Rihanna is less than happy about Drake’s romantic news.

Rihanna and Drake have been famously on and off for years, reportedly splitting most recently in October.

In case you're not familiar with their back and forth, we've created a complete overview of Drake and Rihanna's makeup and breakup history over the years.

Scroll through for a timeline of their on-and-off romance.

She's a living, breathing legend in our industry." WATCH: Drake Parties With Rihanna Post-VMAs, Kisses Her in Selfie -- 'Tonight We Celebrate You!

' And the flirtiness between the two didn't stop there. They would hug and he would kiss into her neck." Watch the video below for more on Drake and Rihanna's romantic NYC dinner date.

On Monday night, prior to their flight, the superstars stepped out for a dinner date at Nobu in New York City.

An eyewitness tells ET that Rihanna stayed at Drake’s hotel overnight on Sunday after winning the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Music Awards.

"She's someone I've been in love with since I was 22 years old. All my adult life, I've looked up to her even though she's younger than me."After delivering this heartfelt and highly vulnerable sentiment, Aubrey Drake Graham boldly attempts to passionately kiss Rihanna, at which point, she curbs him and allows him to chastely kiss her on the cheek. Another view ❤️ •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• #6god #badgalriri #champagnepapi #drizzy #riri #rih #anti #antitour #views #work #teamaubrih #aubrih #ovo #f4f #rihannanavy #antiworldtour #summersixteen #summersixteentour #s16 #viewsfromthe6 #ovojordans #onedance #rihanna #drake A post shared by Fierra 💕⚓️🦉⁶ (@fentyspapi) on February 2017: Although our boy Aubrey has been romantically "linked" to one Jennifer Lopez in recent months, that rumored romance couldn't keep him from wishing Rihanna a very happy birthday during a concert in Dublin on February 20, 2017.

After pulling away, it looks very much like Rihanna mouths something to him quickly after he has professed that he has loved her for eleven years. During his sappy shoutout, he crowd, "It's somebody's birthday today — somebody I have a lot of love for and a lot of respect for," before playing their hit dancehall-flavored single, "Work." Looks like the feelings are still there — at least for Drizzy.

Earlier this year, Drake and Rihanna starred in the supersexy music video for their song "Work," and the rapper has popped up on stage with the sexy singer at a handful of her concerts to help perform the hit.

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