Kanye west and Irina Shayk.
If you’ve been online today, you already know what we’re talking about: New photos of the Grammy-winning rapper and Russian model together near Provence, France, and released by the Daily Mail have taken off. Internet assault.
While romance rumors had recently emerged connecting the two, the footage certainly lends new weight to the chatter. “They were taking pictures of each other and the sculptures,” a witness told E! New. “They looked incredibly happy and relaxed. It was just them and a few friends.”
According to a source, this French getaway is not the only time the two stars have spent together. “They have been seeing each other for several weeks,” said the source. “Kanye traveled back and forth to New York to be with her.”
While West and Shayk have rarely been seen together in public, behind the scenes they have a long history. “Kanye and Irina have known each other for years in the fashion industry,” a source close to West told E! New. “They were connected through their group of mutual friends and Riccardo TisciAs fans may recall, the catwalk pro participated in the rapper’s 2012 runway show at Paris Fashion Week.