Washington, Nov 4 : Rapper Nelly has finally confirmed that he and Ashanti are in love.
The Hot In Herre singer, who has been dating Ashanti for four years, admitted he "likes having fun" and "hanging out" with her.
"That's the thing between me and her, we just like having fun," People quoted Nelly, as saying.
On being asked if the romance is serious, Nelly said, "I think it's always serious when you can hang with a person continuously... and have fun."
Earlier, Ashanti had called Nelly a "good friend." But, she did say that an engagement could "definitely in the future."