Ariana Grande And Big Sean: 9 Times It Was Obvious They Were Dating
Ariana Grande and Big Sean are the hottest new celebrity couple - but their relationship was the worst-kept secret in pop. Here are nine times it was obvious the cute couple were more than just good friends...
1. August 2014 - Spotted kissing
The rumours of Ariana Grande and Big Sean dating kicked off just one month after she split from The Janoskians' Jai Brookes in August of this year after the couple were reportedly spotted smooching at a movie theatre and leaving before the film was over. Picture: Getty
2. August 2014 - Worked together
Sean and Ari worked together on her track 'Best Mistake', and with lyrics like 'Break up, Make up, Total waste of time, Can we please make up our minds, And stop acting like we're blind?' fans assumed the lyrics were about the pair's romance.
3. August 2014 - Talked about their 'friendship' to Capital
Big Sean and Ariana both spoke to Capital separately about the relationship, with Sean saying, "I’ve known Ariana for a while, me and her have a great repertoire, a great friendship and a great relationship." and Ari described him as "the best".
4. August 2014 - Holding hands in public
Ariana and Sean were spotted holding hands backstage at the MTV VMAs and again at a 'Saturday Night Live' after party. That's a lot of hand holding if you're 'just friends', guys! Picture: Getty
5. September 2014 - Big Sean talks about their chemistry
Sean couldn't resist talking about the great chemistry he and Ari share, and even said that he and Ms Grande had "been friends for years before anything else."
6. September 2014 - Ariana posts a cryptic tweet
Ariana put out a post on Twitter saying "My baby loves me", which is a lyric from one of her songs - but fans put two and two together and suggested that she meant it for Sean.
7. September 2014 - Caught kissing once again
Sean went along to support Ariana at her iHeartRadio Music Awards performance and the pair were snapped snogging in the crowd after the show. Picture: Getty
8. October 2014 - The couple post a kissing photo on a roller coaster
Sean and Ari stopped trying to hide their relationship as a photo emerged of them kissing on a roller coaster ride. Talk about thrill seekers! Picture: Big Sean News Twitter
9. October 2014 - The couple finally confirm their relationship
Ariana finally revealed the world's worst-kept secret as she admitted in an interview that the pair were dating, ""Yes, he is one of the most amazing men in the whole world, and that includes my grandfather and my brother. I think the world of him, and he's an amazing person." The cute selfies were soon to follow. Aww, you guys! Picture: Instagram