But what is the truth about the nature of their relationship?
“I don’t talk about my personal life,” Cassie told The Urban Daily.
He worked as a talent director at Uptown Records before founding his label Bad Boy Entertainment in 1993.
His debut album No Way Out (1997) has been certified seven times platinum and was followed by successful albums such as Forever (1999), The Saga Continues... In 2009 Combs formed the musical group Diddy – Dirty Money and released the critically well-reviewed and commercially successful album Last Train to Paris (2010).
It was so explicit that it appeared to be too much for department store Macy's as Diddy posted a screen shot of a Page Six article with the caption: 'ATTENTION!! In a few different points for the advert, Cassie - last name Ventura - could be seen in the nude while straddling Diddy, who is completely suited and booted, and later a clear side view of her pierced nipple could be seen.
It reached number two on the Billboard 200 and number one on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, where it remained for one week before being knocked off by Mary J. The album received positive to mixed reviews from music critics and spawned three singles that have charted on the Billboard charts.Combs was executive producer of the reality TV show Making the Band, which appeared on MTV from 2002 to 2009.On August 16, 2005, Combs announced on Today that he was altering his stage name yet again; he would be calling himself "Diddy".The event was oversold, and a stampede occurred in which nine people died. In 1997, under the name Puff Daddy, Combs recorded his first commercial vocal work as a rapper.Mase and The Lox joined Bad Boy just as a widely publicized rivalry with the West Coast's Death Row Records was beginning. His debut single, "Can't Nobody Hold Me Down", spent 28 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at number one. Several of the label's artists made guest appearances on the album.
Four other singles; "Can't Nobody Hold Me Down", "It's All About the Benjamins", "Been Around the World", and "Victory", were also released.