Did Jay-Z Ever Date Rihanna?
Hova and RiRi are not — and have never been — romantically involved, but he still looks out for his protege. Back in June 2007, People reported that the rapper and music producer is very protective of Rihanna, going so far as to screen her potential suitors. "Jay has my best interests in mind,” the pop princess dished to the mag. “If it's a good guy I know Jay won't shut him down. But if he's not, Jay will be like, 'No, no, no.'"