Jennifer Hudson and rapper Common confirmed their relationship in a promo for The Jennifer Hudson Show.

 Hudson introduced Common, who is 51, by performing a rap, and Common presented her with a bouquet of flowers.

Common expressed his desire for a partner who has won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony award, a reference to Hudson's Tony Award for her production of A Strange Loop in 2022.

Common praised Hudson's delight and stated his own contentment with their connection. He also expressed his own happiness.

Speculation about their romantic involvement began in 2022 when they were seen together in their hometown of Chicago.

As of January 17th, they attended a basketball match between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Dallas Mavericks at Arena in Los Angeles.

In addition to adding fuel to the fire of the marriage rumours, Common and Jennifer Hudson have been charged with having a dinner in the "BU."