Rihanna has never been one to publicly flaunt a relationship or gush about a boyfriend in the press, so it’s no surprise that she’s kept her new connection with ASAP Rocky extremely under wraps. But according to sources who spoke exclusively to People, the pop star is apparently “very happy dating ASAP.”
The pair have been spotted out together numerous times throughout the end of November and early December, taking nighttime strolls around New York City and enjoying dinner with friends at the Beatrice Inn. “They’ve been inseparable the past few weeks. It’s a new relationship, but they both seem very into it,” the source said. Rumors there was a romance brewing between the two musicians first began in January following Rihanna’s breakup from her boyfriend of almost three years, Hassan Jameel. Last month, People confirmed she and Rocky were officially dating.
The singer apparently broke up with Jameel because “Their lives were too different, and it was hard to maintain a relationship.” But things are already very different with Rocky. “They have a lot in common,” the source said. “They’ve always seemed to have a great time together.” Things in common such as the fact that “they both are very much about helping out in the communities where they grew up.” For example, the rapper donated 120 meals for Thanksgiving to the homeless shelter in Harlem where he stayed with his mother in the early 2000s, while Rihanna has long been a supporter of her home country of Barbados, particularly through her Clara Lionel Foundation.
“A$AP is generous, and so is Rihanna,” the source added. “A$AP is known for being a great guy.” Now if this great guy could just convince his new girlfriend to release some new music.
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