Kelis filed for divorce four years later in April 2009, just three months before welcoming the couple's son, with the split finalized the following year in May 2010.Nas is also believed to have briefly dated actress and singer Mary J.
Nicki Minaj cleared up some dating rumours on Tuesday.
The rapper looked giddy as she stopped by The Ellen De Generes Show to spill the beans on who she is dating, and it's not Drake who called her 'the love of my life' at the Billboard Awards on Sunday.
'Nas is a best friend to her so as of now nothing is stirring up.
People always joke around though that they make a great couple!
The rapper, 35, and the hip-hop star, 44, are said to have parted ways 'a few weeks ago' after the strain of a long-distance relationship proved 'too much', with Nicki living on the west coast in Beverly Hills and Nas based in New York City.