CNN's Angela Rye Married Or Casually Dating Boyfriend? Details

As per Angela Rye's bio, she has been working in CNN since... her unmarried status does not mean she has...does not have a husband...was dating a rapper named Common…enjoys a pretty good salary...has amassed a substantial amount of net worth...for education, went to the Holy Names Academy...her parents work on...

CNN's Angela Rye Married Or Casually Dating Boyfriend? Details

Quick Information

  • Date of Birth Oct 26, 1979
  • Age 44 Years, 6 Months
  • Nationality American
  • Profession Attorney
  • Marital Status Single
  • Divorced/Engaged Not Yet
  • Boyfriend/Dating Common walk (Split)
  • Gay/Lesbain No
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Net Worth Not Disclosed
  • Social Media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube
  • Children/Kids Not Yet
  • Height N/A
  • Education Holy Names Academy, University of Washington, Seattle University School Of Law
  • Parents Eddie Rye Jr. (Father), Andrea Rye (Mother)

A famous face of the American judiciary, Angela Rye is a popular attorney. She serves as the CEO of Washington based political advocacy firm IMPACT Strategist. Also, the sassy media woman works as a political commentator for CNN since March 2016.

Rye has always been the subject of debate ever since Trump’s presidency swirled around the world. She is known for her fierce criticism toward Trump--in July 2017, she came under fire when she refused to admit Trump as POTUS during a CNN program.

Angela Rye’s Bio 

Angela Rye first opened her eyes on 26 October 1979 in Seattle, Washington. She was born to her parents Eddie Rye Jr., a community organizer, and a business consultant and Andrea Rye, a retired college administrator.

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For education, Angela graduated from a Catholic private all-girls college-preparatory high school, Holy Names Academy. As a part of her higher education, she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Arts from the University of Washington in 2002. She acquired a Juris Doctorate from the Seattle University School of Law in 2005.

Angela was born in a family, where politics was always the subject of discussion. Thus, she developed her inclination towards politics and started to sow seeds in the same field.

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Soon after the graduation from Seattle University School of Law, she embarked on her career through her work at National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education as a Coordinator of Advocacy and Legislative Affairs.

The year 2006 was a golden year in the life of Angela as she co-founded the group called IMPACT--which earned a lot of recognition. IMPACT’s primary purpose was to encourage young professional in three areas: economic empowerment, civic engagement, and political involvement.

The company earned an exponential growth with the stay of Angela. Later, from January 2007 through December 2010, Rye served as a Senior Adviser and Counsel at the US House of Reps, Committee on Homeland Security. She also served as an executive director at Congressional Black Caucus from January 2011 through January 2013. 

With a successful career, it is for sure that Angela has earned substantial net worth. Although the exact figure is still hidden inside the curtain, some calculations estimate it to be around $2 million. Additionally, she enjoys an annual salary of $66 thousands from CNN.

Is Angela Rye Married To Husband?

Let’s take this straight, Angela is not a married woman and therefore, there should not be confusion in the public whether Angela has a husband.

Angela Rye and her boyfriend Common walk the red carpet together at CNN's Heroes 2017 celebration (Photo: 

However, her single status does not mean she has not dated any person. She was in a relationship with the Oscar-winning rapper, Lonnie Corant Jaman Shuka Rashid Lynn a.k.a. Common. The pair began dating each other early in the summer of 2017. But, when they acknowledged out that they could not be a perfect partner for each other, they broke up in March 2017.

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However, their break-up could not resist Angela from mentioning her ex-boyfriend Common. In one of her interviews, Angela told some sweet words for her ex-boyfriend.

"We have and will always be friends. He is an amazing human being, and I’m a much better person because he’s a part of my life. May we all keep loving and living."

As both of them had a good relationship with one another even after their split, the real reason for Angela and Common's breakup was unknown. However, Common's May 2019 statements opened up the cause of his breakup with Angela. Common quoted that he'd been in a Love Addiction Therapy for a while and it had been beneficial for him.

During his interview, the man also explained what "Love Addiction" really was. He expounded it to be the addiction for the beginning phase of the relationship. Common added that, though he cared for the person he was in love with, he was addicted to the feeling of being in love and the honeymoon period. However, the rapper further mentioned to clear up the misconception that the atmosphere was not about sex addiction.

After his come back from the therapy, Common and Angela have again started being spotted together in many events. Fans speculate it to be the love and relationship advice of Michelle Obama to Common that has worked out perfectly for him in terms of his relationship with Angela. Besides, all their fans are eager to hear the reconciliation announcement from Angela and Common.