"They got on so well and have always had a special connection from the moment they met," enthuses a source, "and now they have found each other again, everyone just feels like this is it."
In recent months, Drake and Rihanna have been spotted cozying up everywhere from London to Los Angeles.
"Their friends are so happy that they're together. There's a real feeling among their inner circle that they were always meant to be together," adds the spy. "They really are made for one another. Everyone knows it. And Drake could not be happier. They couldn't be better suited."
The two have been linked off and on since 2009, and their closeness is believed to have set off a bottle-hurling nightclub brawl in 2012 between Drake and Rihanna's currently incarcerated ex, Chris Brown.
"She's the ultimate fantasy," Drizzy told Rolling Stone in February. "She's my dog for life."