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Are Rihanna and Leonardo DiCaprio dating from their over a decade friendship? Discover


Rihanna and Leonardo DiCaprio have been friends for years with dating speculations about the duo making the rounds here and there. But did Leonardo and Rihanna date before? The duo has excelled in their careers with their artistic and talented side along with their unbridled chemistry. Read more to find out.

Did Rihanna and Leonardo DiCaprio date?

Dating speculation between Rihanna and Leonardo DiCaprio began when they both attended their 2015 New Year’s Eve in St. Barts. However, there was no evidence that they shaved their New Years together. However, after that there were several instances where Leonardo DiCaprio and Rihanna were seen partying together. These included Caleb Followill’s birthday party in West Hollywood and their mutual friend’s birthday party at the Playboy Mansion. The duo was also seen having fun at the Neon Carnival at Coachella in 2016.

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However, sources confirmed at the time that the singer and actor were just good friends.

That same year, Rihanna and Leonardo DiCaprio went their separate ways with the actor on his press tour and the singer on her concert tour. At this time, she was also associated with Karim Benzema and Lewis Hamilton but neither of them turned into any relationship or friendship.

At the same time, there was also speculation that Rihanna is not looking for casual relationships without any serious relationship. However, the singer quickly dispelled these rumors in a 2015 interview with Vanity Fair and said that dating is hard but casual relationships are just as frustrating.

The dating rumor between Leonardo DiCaprio and Rihanna reignited again when the two were spotted hanging out together in Paris. However, according to several publications at this time, the duo were just “foolish friends” who enjoyed spending time with each other.

There have been no official statements from Rihanna or Leonardo DiCaprio regarding their relationship rumors.

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Joanna Swanson

Joanna Swanson is Europe correspondent at the Thomson Reuters Foundation based in Brussels covering politics, culture, business, climate change, society, economies and inclusive tech. With specific focus in breaking news, she has covered some of the world's most significant stories.