Common has no hesitations when it comes to opening up about his past relationships.
then, they split, and Common's heart was left broken. "It taught me a lot of things, and when it happened I kinda really got into myself and really learned about myself and I was able to move on, and now me and E is real cool," he told Williams.
She dated Common from 2000 to 2002, around the same time, the Chicago rapper's eclectic style began to show on his albums, ... she called me and was like, 'Hey, I don't wanna be in this relationship no more. "That was my first love and my first heartbreak." Badu, who dated and had her first child with Outkast's Andre 3000 before Common, went on to have a second child with rapper the D. Despite the way things ended, Common says the former couple are good friends today.
I’d choose to take a [backseat], and getting to see that in myself while she and I were together was enlightening.
I eventually realized I don’t need to be that person.
in 2004, and a third child in 2009, with rapper Jay Electronica.