He also made a point to praise her directly and added, "I want to say, Nicki Minaj — I’m so glad we found our way back because I love you and I could never ever ever see it any other way." BRB, crying.
Yet before fans get too excited that a fairy-tale romance may be in the works, the insider was quick to squash any hope of a relationship. Maybe it’s better to keep things as they are and maintain this delicious 'what if' fantasy." Sigh, does this mean Rihanna is still in the running to become Mrs. Nicki Minaj Tweets Baby Emoji, Makes Everyone Think She's Pregnant So Apparently Drake Was Just a "Booty Call" to Jennifer Lopez Drake Is on His Worst Behavior, Rihanna Allegedly Says He Needs to "Grow Up!
Another source told Hollywood Life that the "Love the Way You Lie" singer is still affected when her on-again, off-again relationship with Drake ultimately ended for good.
But she also reportedly knew for a time that he was very much interested in Minaj, so she was not really surprised when the news about the budding relationship reached her.
"He thinks she's the real deal and the complete package. According to the source, the Young Money artists are "like brother and sister," yet they also constantly flirt with each other, and Drake would compare all other women with her.
"She's his ideal woman — fierce, beautiful, cool, and smart.
EST): According to TMZ, Drake and Nicki’s reunion came about when Drizzy saw Nicki and Wayne together on ESPN back on Jan. That prompted Drake to hit Young Money president Mack Maine and ask why Six God wasn’t informed that the family was back together.
She’s his ideal woman — fierce, beautiful, cool, and smart.
Drake fell in love with Nicki the very first time he met her, and he’s been mad crushing ever since." MORE: Drake Gets Giant Tattoo of Lil Wayne on His Arm — Are Officially #BFFGoals Drake and Nicki at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.
Fans have a lot of questions about Drake's love life after the 2017 Billboard Music Awards — and most of them pertain to his relationship status with Nicki Minaj!
The two have been rumored to date over the years, that is, whenever he is NOT being linked to Rihanna — and he seemingly let out a big hint during his acceptance speech on Sunday night.