EntertainmentCelebrities Lupita Nyong'o has a boyfriend: report Lupita Nyong'o is reportedly dating the rapper K'Naan. Photo Credit: Getty Images/ Gabriel Olsen; Getty Images/ Neilson Barnard By JULIE GORDON email@example.com @jbgordon March 12, 2014 2:24 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Hollywood's "It" girl is off the market. Oscar-winning Brooklyn resident Lupita Nyong'o is dating Somali-born rapper K'Naan, who is also based in New York, according to Us Weekly. The two have quietly been seeing each other since September. "She loves his humanitarianism," a friend of the singer's told the magazine. "They're both passionate about African issues." K'Naan, 36, has two sons whom the 31-year-old "12 Years a Slave" star hasn't yet met. By JULIE GORDON firstname.lastname@example.org @jbgordon Julie Gordon is the entertainment and style editor at amNewYork, specializing in all things pop culture, celebrity news and fashion. Her work has also appeared in publications including BusinessWeek, Newsday and USA Today. She is a proud alum of The George Washington University. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.