Newlywed Rita Ora dances at home alone to Beyoncé in optical illusion dress

Newlywed Rita Ora dances at home alone to Beyoncé in optical illusion dress

BRUNO MARS 2009 – 2011

Before either of them became famous, Rita dated Bruno Mars at the age of 18 and later said, “It was love at first sight.”

“We met in 2009. I was 18 and started at Roc Nation. Bruno was also unknown at the time.

“He was a struggling songwriter hired to write songs for me. I thought, “Wow, that’s the most amazing guy in the world!”


The singer dated reality star Rob for two months from October 2012 before ending their brief romance due to their “hectic work schedule” and incompatible lifestyle.

And she admits she forgot she even dated the sock designer because the fleeting relationship was “very short-lived.”

The end of their brief romance coincided with a series of bitter social media posts from Rob, who indirectly hinted that the singer had cheated on him several times during their relationship.

Rita and Calvin Harris

CALVIN HARRIS2013 – 2014

Calvin and Rita were linked to the couple for about a year in the spring of 2013.

The DJ and Rita had a romantic and professional relationship, collaborating on Rita’s number one smash hit I Will Never Let You Down.

Rita is said to have been quite red in the face after learning via Twitter that their relationship had ended.

The Scottish DJ took to the social networking site to announce that the couple’s year-long romance was over, but it has been claimed that the I Will Never Let You Down hitmaker was unaware that her boyfriend was posting the statement would.

Ricky Hil 2014 – 2015

Rita and Tommy Hilfiger’s son, Ricky Hil, confirmed their relationship in August 2014, only to split after 14 months of on/off romance.


Rocky had an affair with Rita in 2015. The rapper later sparked controversy when he included explicit lyrics about his alleged ex in his single Better Things.

ASAP – real name Rakim Mayers – later admitted his comments about Rita were “distasteful”.

Travis Barker 2015

Rita had a month-long affair with Kourtney Kardashian’s now-husband in the fall of 2015. Travis is rumored to have cut the romance short because he didn’t want to be in a “serious relationship.”

Rita and Andreas Watt

Rita and Andreas Watt

ANDREW WATTS 2016 – 2017

Rita had a year-long romance with fellow musician Andrew in 2016 before splitting, with the star revealing her single status during an appearance on The Jonathan Ross Show.


The singer and the Hollywood actor had a torrid four-month affair before Andrew ended their affair for “more private life,” with Rita returning to Watts for a brief reconciliation after splitting from Garfield.

ROMAIN GAVRAS 2020 – 2021

The French director, who lives in London and has directed music videos for US rappers Kanye West and Jay Z, began dating Rita after her split from Andrew.

The couple enjoyed a whirlwind romance during their brief relationship, which included exotic vacations to Ibiza and Corfu.

In October 2020, the couple sparked engagement rumors when Rita was spotted wearing a giant stone on her engagement finger.

A source close to Rita told Web of their split: “Rita and Romain tried to make it work but they both agreed it wasn’t supposed to be. They remain close, but maintaining a relationship where they barely saw each other was just impossible.

“And given their busy schedules for 2021, writing was very on the wall towards the end of last year.”

Rita and Romain went their separate ways weeks after celebrating her 30th birthday at a restaurant in Notting Hill on November 21, 2020 after she broke the Covid rule.

A spokeswoman for Romain, 39, confirmed to Web: “Rita and Romain split months ago due to difficulties with their respective work commitments. They remain close friends.’


The couple began dating in March 2021 after meeting in Australia, and their relationship was said to be moving so quickly that they started talking about marriage within months, a source told New Idea.