Watch Drake Present MTV's Video Vanguard Award To Rihanna
After performing four times—medleys encompassing her entire discography—Drake presented the Video Vanguard Award To Rihanna with a loving tribute.
"She's someone I've been in love with since I was 22 years old," he said, before embracing Rihanna with a kiss. "She's one of my best friends in the world. She's a living breathing legend in our industry."
He told the story of meeting Rihanna back in 2005 when she was shooting a video for one of her first big songs, “Pon de Replay,” in his hometown of Toronto.
You can watch the full speech below.