MTO WORLD EXCLUSIVE: Chris Brown And Rihanna . . . TOGETHER AGAIN . . . And We’ve Got RECEIPTS!!!

: has been hearing rumors for WEEKS that Chris Brown and Rihanna – were on the Verge of getting back together. Now, they just DID.

A insider close to Rihanna told us, “Rihanna and Chris never stopped talking. They were supposedly ‘just friends’ but they would always flirt. There is a real ‘soul mate’ connection between them.”

But it looks like they’re MORE THAN FRIENDS NOW. Chris performed on the JIMMY FALLON show on Friday . . and he was wearing RIHANNA’S CHAIN. That’s about as BIG OF A SIGN as you need . . . that there is SOMETHING POPPIN between them two.