I’m thankful for his tremendous example of humility, leadership, kindness, and creativity.May we all be inspired to #WORKwoke.” Super proud of this guy for having a big #EGO, which is not to be confused with a big ego.But Hall was adamant that they couldn't start dating until the film wrapped that summer - fearing their personal lives could compromise their work.Pictured above, the couple speak at a Sirius XM event with Ice Cube'Something about this relationship has completed him.He had success, he had awards, he has a thriving acting career and still performs concerts regularly, but he was missing pure companionship and Regina's filled that void in the best way,' the source said.Common officially confirmed some not-so-surprising news: he’s dating political commentator Angela Rye. “That’s the good thing about Angela, too, she’s just a fun person,” he continued. The new couple were spotted together last weekend at the Creative Arts Emmys, where Common (real name Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr.) took home a trophy for outstanding original music and lyrics for “13th,” director Ava Du Vernay’s Netflix documentary about mass incarceration.Common and Rye posed together on the red carpet, which in Hollywood makes a thing a thing.
I’m happy right now, and she’s an incredible human being,” Common also said he admires the fact that Rye is a lot of fun in addition to being a hard-working activist.Here he is giving thanks to the Almighty for his Emmy just like he does for taking every breath, every single day.” Super proud of this guy for having a big #EGO, which is not to be confused with a big ego.I’m thankful for his tremendous example of humility, leadership, kindness, and creativity. ✊🏾💕 #heis SOdope #itsjustthebeginning #Tonyherehe COMES #soblessed Prov.I'm thankful for his tremendous example of humility, leadership, kindness, and creativity. ✊ #heis SOdope #itsjustthebeginning #Tonyherehe COMES #soblessed Prov.3:5-6 * (if you haven't heard "Letter to the Free" you're missing out…download post haste) A post shared by Angela Rye (@angelarye) on Although neither Rye nor Common have commented officially on their relationship status (even though they were spotted together in July at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans), the Internet has spoken.