From that infamous elevator fight to relying on Oprah for dating advice to 12 Rihanna's Publicist Lied About Her Relationship With Jay-Z. Since adding Rihanna to his Roc Nation roster, Jay Z seems to give strict orders to the singer. A month ago, we reported that he wante. Beyoncé and Jay Z split for a year over alleged Rihanna affair? Just a reminder , Beyonce and Jay Z started dating in after she.
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The rumors were never confirmed to be true, but they have followed the couple and RiRi for years. Well, it turns out that those rumors were complete and total lies-- and they were all to sell a few singles. Rihanna's publicist at the time, Jonathan Hay, had fabricated the lie to drum up publicity for RiRi's single, "Pon de Replay". When he realized how much pain his marketing scheme had caused the couple, Hay finally came forward ten years later in Hay said that he hadn't expected the story to be as big as it was and that he felt sick over the results of his lie.
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No matter what is going on with their relationship, they keep their private life to themselves. However, that didn't stop a bombshell tell-all book from being published.
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In the book, Taraborrelli claimed that Bey and Jay had actually split for a year when the rumors of Jay-Z's alleged affair with Rihanna broke in According to Taraborrelli, it was Jay-Z's support of Rihanna that at least partially caused the elevator fight with Solange in The author said that Bey had refused to allow Jay-Z to attend a party for RiRi and that Solange had overheard the fight. The book maintains that the couple saw an opportunity to strengthen their brand through an alliance.
Sources claimed that Bey would earn credibility, having been mainly a pop star.
Jay-Z was said to have wanted to broaden his audience outside his Rap fanbase. This all sounds very cold and calculating, but the book also states that over time, the two really did fall for each other in the end.
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Queen Bey told good friend Oprah that the couple had been friends for a year and a half before going on their first date. However, that doesn't mean that they weren't spending as much time together as they could-- they just did it in a different way.
According to the "Formation" singer, this helped them to build a foundation for a strong and happy marriage. Bey gave her husband credit for her amazing success, saying she wouldn't be the person she is today if she didn't " go home to that man. Jay Z contributes a rap verse and features prominently as her love interest in the accompanying music video.
Needless to say, their respective fans and most of the world assume that the two are more than just friends. Dangerously in Love officially drops. Bey and Jay make their first red carpet appearance at the MTV Video Music Awards together in some very memorable matching ensembles. Frank Micelotta—Getty Images Rumors that Jay Z is having a relationship with then up-and-coming singer Rihanna surface.
This is about how difficult it is to respect a lover as an autonomous human being, with separate needs and goals and timelines than yours. My word is my word. What Jay and I have is real.
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This is the dressing room rehearsal for American Idol. The announcement even sets a Guinness World Record for the most tweets per second recorded for a single event at the overwhelming rate of 8, tweets per second. The couple releases an official joint statement about the heir to the Knowles-Carter legacy: