Drake and Lil Wayne have produced some of our favorite tracks of the last few years. As label-mates and friends, their close-knit relationship has been well-documented, ranging from multiple song shout-outs to sitting together courtside at NBA playoff games.

With Birdman confirming a collaborative album between the two just days ago—and their latest collabo “She Will” hitting the net last week—we decided to dive deeper into this mutual man-crush. We’ve sifted through all the fuzzy stuff—man-dates and bro-hugs included—to bring you A History of Drake & Lil Wayne’s Bromance. Sit back and catch up on this touching tale of rap friendship.

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Written by Julian Pereira (@Broadway_Jay).