Hip hop power couples have been making waves in recent years. From Cardi B and Offset to Remy Ma and Papoose, we love these rap couples just as much as we love their music. When we are thinking of rapper couples, often the old school duo's who managed to stand the test of time come to mind like Snoop Dogg and Shante Taylor. These high school sweethearts, similar to LL Cool J and Simone Smith, have a love affair that started in the early '90s. However, this list will only focus on couples where both people are rappers (think the now broken up Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill).
In recent years, rappers who dated each other end up inspiring the best songs about relationships or Instagram-worthy breakup posts. It seems like we all want to know who Drake is dating, even though he has a new love interest every week. Hot new hip hop couples are also are on our radar including Migos rapper Quavo and bay area "Icy Girl" Saweetie.
While we know the hip hop scene has had some of the most famous matchups of all time, here's a list that mixes some of the old with the new. Which couple is your favorite?
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Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill were once a high-profile rap couple. After appearing twice on Nicki's third album, The Pinkprint on track before officially confirming their relationship in January of 2015 on a now-deleted Instagram post. Nicki was featured on the song "All Eyes On You" feat. Chris Brown that same year. Breakup rumors started to swirl in 2016 after reports of pregnancy and engagement surfaced. In January 2017 their relationship ended with a simple tweet.
The Miami-born female rapper Trina dated New Orleans native Lil Wayne back in 2005 for nearly a year. During an interview, Trina said Wayne did nothing wrong to prompt the end of their relationship; they were young and in love. Although the union was short-lived Trina revealed they were also engaged. Wayne was featured on the song "Don't Trip" from her 2005 album Glamorest Life.
Drake has been paired with several famous women over the years. A rumored relationship with British rapper Stefflon Don swirled after they were spotted on a date in Miami in 2018. Stefflon made an appearance on his hit album Scorpion, on the interlude "Peak." While it's unclear of their status since news about his "secret" child leaked, everyone thought it was super cute when Drake asked the rapper out on a date via Instagram live.
Iggy Azalea is the Australian-born rapper famous for hit songs "Fancy" and "Kream." Few may remember she dated rapper A$AP Rocky before her famous relationship with basketball player Nick Young. Azalea broke up with the then 26 year old after getting a tattoo of his mixtape titled Live.Love.A$AP on her fingers in 2012.