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But she ultimately scored a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning for Jay Z, who was president and hip-hop producer at the time.After working together on several projects, Rihanna and Jay Z were rumored to be developing a romance (naturally).Supposedly Jameel is Naomi Campbell’s ex and has started a feud between the supermodel and singer.But who cares about friendship’s when he’s hot and rich.Born in Saint Michael and raised in Bridgetown, Barbados, Rihanna moved to the US in 2005, when she signed with Def Jam Recordings to pursue a music career.Rihanna earned significant recognition following the release of her first two studio albums Music of the Sun (2005) and A Girl like Me (2006), both of which were influenced by Caribbean music and peaked within the top ten of the US Billboard 200 chart.Rihanna extended her fusion of pop, dance and R&B on her next four studio albums, Rated R (2009), Loud (2010), Talk That Talk (2011) and the Grammy Award-winning Unapologetic (2012).All four releases incorporated experimentation of various musical styles and consolidated Rihanna's international chart success, Unapologetic being her first number-one album in the US.
The two were even seen getting close and personal at her birthday party. magazine, “He’s the first guy she’s actually gotten to know before diving in head first.
In honor of the epic saga that is Bey and Jay, Vulture takes a look back at the musical icons’ entertaining history together, beginning when she was Destiny’s Child’s front woman and Jay Z still had his hyphen, and charting their many collaborations (e.g., “Bonnie and Clyde,” “Drunk in Love”), the birth of Blue, the infamous elevator video, and onward, toward their now-uncertain future.
1997–2000: While they weren’t the subject of relationship rumors until the October 2002 release of the Jay Z single “’03 Bonnie and Clyde,” the two had become acquainted through the music scene well before that.
Since then, the duo have stayed in the public eye handling restraining orders, plea bargains, and even a couple of musical collaborations, making it the most f*cked up relationship…like, ever. R Smith dated for about a year, but the real drama happened after the breakup.
In 2010, Ri Ri got tired of singers and actors and decided to take a swing at baseball players. Rihanna made a comment on Instagram about his poor performance on the court, blaming his postseason struggles on being “hungover from clubbing every night during the playoffs.” He then fired back with an Instagram post mocking his ex-girlfriend.