The pair's most recently released collaboration, Too Good, dropped last July and found itself on the 30-year-old's latest album Views.Presenting her with the Video Vanguard Award at last August's MTV Video Music Awards, he'd called her 'captivating from Day One.'To rapturous screams from the crowd, he'd effused that 'She's someone I've been in love with since I was 22 years old,' and later kissed her cheek onstage.Historically, Drake’s interlude series (“Bria’s Interlude,” “Cece’s Interlude“) have been based around women that the rapper has dated, so it would be no surprise to see Smith join in this long-standing tradition.Drake has been incredibly vocal in his support for Smith, bringing her out as his opening act on tour, giving her hometown of Birmingham a shout-out, and co-signing the music video for her song “Beautiful Little Fools” on Instagram.
' the stage-lights turned from white to purple, the audience went wild, and the opening to Work began to play.Rapper Joe Budden allegedly brutally beat his girlfriend the way Chris Brown brutalized Rihanna ... We're told Budden saw pics of his GF with some men and flipped out. Budden found her at an NYC restaurant, dragged her out to his car and then allegedly choked her and slammed her head into the dash. The sources say he then drove them to his New Jersey home where cops say the beating continued. PDT -- Budden's attorney, Nima Ameri, tells TMZ Budden "looks forward to an opportunity to responsibly deal with and address the allegations so he may establish the actual facts." He say the rapper is cooperating with the investigation and the facts will "demonstrate the truth of Mr.On this day 29 years ago, Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born.