Moments later he uploaded a second snap, from the same event which was in celebration of Vanity Fair's 67th Annual International Best Dressed List, with himself, Lil Kim, and a suit and tie wearing Kanye. The night - in which Kanye was included in the coveted Best Dressed list - saw Lil Kim sandwiched by Kanye and Nick for a photo opportunity.
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(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: (L-R) Kanye West and Kim Kardashian attend the 'Cruel Summer' Premiere during the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival at Palm Beach on May 23, 2012 in Cannes, France.
Nick himself has boasted about bedding the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star when they dated between September 2006 and January 2007.
The Best Dressed party took place in September 2006 - which is the month Kim and Nick were said to have got together.
(Photo by Theo Wargo/Wire Image for Gabrielle's Angel Foundation)MIAMI BEACH, FL - OCTOBER 31: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West arrive at Kim Kardashian's Halloween party at LIV nightclub at Fontainebleau Miami on October 31, 2012 in Miami Beach, Florida.
(Photo by John Parra/Wire Image)LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 25: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the NBA game between the Denver Nuggets and the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on December 25, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.
On Thursday, the latter rapper posted some photos from that year of him with his ex and her future husband to Instagram, seemingly suggesting that Kim might have been going behind his back with West.
Remember when Nick Cannon and Kim Kardashian used to date? Well, that's fair because I'd also forgotten that they were together for about five months between September 2006 and January 2007.
She's now happily married to Kanye West, with a daughter, North, born two years ago and a baby boy, Saint, arriving last year.
But 35-year-old Kimberly Noel Kardashian's journey to marital, domestic bliss has not been without romantic bumps in the road. We all remember her 72-day marriage to the Hump and the Ray J-produced Kim Kardashian sex tape, but that's not even all.
Sure, Nick Cannon hosts the type of shows where people with little to no talent assess the talents of others, but to most Americans, he's best known for his relationships.