On a different trip to Barbados, Valle claims: "He would call me fat in front of all his friends. One time he was with some girls in the room and as soon as I came in he started making fun of me.

If I was the first one to get food he would say, 'Look at you, you are so fat! He said, ‘Wow, you are so bright you look like a damn Oompa Loompa.' Throughout the whole trip he was so ugly to me."' "He said he comes in and writes his own music – but she only had someone hand her a piece of paper and say, 'Sing this.' He said, 'She used to come in here and criticise me.' He called her all the names under the sun."' "I was at a party with him and I came to ask him if he was OK – but he just swore at me…

Finally their schedules allowed them to spend a weekend in the same part of the world and they made the most of it.

"They are both really busy but Rihanna has asked him to come to Rock in Rio in September so he can see her perform and spend time together." Rihanna and Lewis Hamilton attend the British Fashion Awards in 2014Rihanna and Lewis Hamilton attend the British Fashion Awards in 2014 The report claims the pair grew closer at the Met Gala in New York earlier this year, when Lewis - who had recently split from Nicole Scherzinger - sat with Rihanna at the after party.

So if you’re keen to bag a date with the 33-year-old, get swiping!

Lewis’ last public relationship ended in 2015 after he split from The X Factor’s Nicole, following an on-off romance which spanned eight years.

A source told The Sun newspaper: “Lewis has been swiping a lot of socialites in London and uses it when travelling.

“He’s happy being single, but would like to find The One eventually.” Other stars rumoured to have used the app include Kelly Osbourne, Ruby Rose, Cara Delevingne, Joe Jonas and Lily Allen, while Demi Lovato recently admitted she used it on the recommendation of her friend Amy Schumer after she split from Wilmer Valderrama.

It seems the Formula 1 ace is certainly interested and feeling a spark, with an insider close to him revealing he finds her "sexy" and "funny".

The source said: "He is a bit infatuated with her and thinks she is not only sexy but incredibly funny, although he knows she has a reputation as a heartbreaker." Instagram / gigihadid Lewis Hamilton and friends at the Monaco F1 race Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner, Lewis Hamilton, Hailey Baldwin and Bella Hadid take group selfie in Monaco Their romance lays to rest speculation regarding a fling between Lewis and Kendall Jenner, although it is said they are still "friendly".

Bianca is the Online Editor for GF, who previously worked at Cosmopolitan and Dolly magazine.

She spends her free time falling into You Tube holes about conspiracy theories and taking photos of her sausage dog - named after Kendrick Lamar.

According to reports, he’s ignored the traditional Tinder and Bumble options and decided to sign up to the ‘exclusive’ Raya, to try and change up his love life ‘Lewis has been swiping a lot of socialites in London and uses it when travelling,’ an insider claimed.