Common (rapper)

Common at a signing for his book ''One Day It'll All Make Sense'' in [[Tribeca]], Manhattan, in 2011 Lonnie Corant Jaman Shuka Rashid Lynn (born March 13, 1972), better known by his stage name Common (formerly Common Sense), is an American rapper, actor and philanthropist. Common debuted in 1992 with the album ''Can I Borrow a Dollar?'' and maintained an underground following into the late 1990s, after which he gained mainstream success through his work with the Soulquarians.

Common's first major-label album ''Like Water for Chocolate'' (2000) received commercial success. In 2003, he won the Grammy Award for Best R&B Song for the Erykah Badu single "Love of My Life". His 2005 album ''Be'' was also a commercial success and was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 2006 Grammy Awards. Common received his second Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for "Southside" (featuring Kanye West), from his 2007 album ''Finding Forever''. His best-of album, ''Thisisme Then: The Best of Common'', was released in late 2007. In 2011, Common launched Think Common Entertainment, his own record label imprint. He had previously released music under various other labels including Relativity, Geffen, and GOOD Music.

Common won the 2015 Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song and the Academy Award for Best Original Song, for his song "Glory" from the 2014 film ''Selma'', in which he co-starred as Civil Rights Movement leader James Bevel. Common's acting career also includes roles in the films ''Smokin' Aces'', ''Street Kings'', ''American Gangster'', ''Wanted'', ''Terminator Salvation'', ''Date Night'', ''Just Wright'', ''Happy Feet Two'', ''New Year's Eve'', ''Run All Night'', ''Being Charlie'', ''Rex'', ''John Wick: Chapter 2'' and ''Smallfoot''. He also narrated the documentary ''Bouncing Cats'', about one man's efforts to improve the lives of children in Uganda through hip-hop/b-boy culture. He starred as Elam Ferguson on the AMC western television series ''Hell on Wheels''. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Common (Musician)
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Published 2008
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2011
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2007
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by Common (Musician)
Published 1992
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2000
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2002
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2000
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2007
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2011
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by Common (Musician)
Published 2019
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Published 2016
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Published 2018
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by Scott, Jill, 1972-
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by Somi, 1981-
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