Common Says Girlfriend Tiffany Haddish Makes Him “A Better Man”


On the latest episode of PEOPLEEveryday Podcast, the actor, activist, and rapper Common gushed about how his girlfriend Tiffany Haddish taught him the importance of communication and self-love.

“I think one of the important things about relationships for me has been to really know myself more and love myself and be able to express the things I want,” Common told podcast host Janine Rubenstein. “I’ve evolved and gotten to that place.”

Rumors regarding Haddish and Common’s romantic relationship began to spread back in April of last year when the duo when on their first virtual bumble date.

“We talked about our goals, we ordered for (for ourselves and the frontline workers at hospitals in our community, and we danced,” Common said, sharing their unforgettable first date.

Common shares one of the most important parts of being in a long-term relationship.

“It’s about really just being in a relationship where you can grow, and you really support each other’s purpose and vision,” he adds. “I’m making you better, you’re making me better, and you can have fun.”