Born Lonnie Rashid Lynn rapper-actor Common, fka Common Sense, is the son of educator Dr. Mahalia Ann Hines and Lonnie Lynn.
He’s come a long way from Common Sense. Chicago native son Common has released 10 studio albums, won a Grammy,
Selma celebrated its New York premiere at the Ziegfeld Theater, where stars David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey (also a producer on the
In 2013, the FBI placed Black revolutionary and political activist Assata Shakur on the list of Most Wanted Terrorists. Shakur
A special screening was held Saturday night celebrating Selma and honoring the legends who paved the way. Special guests included
Common’s “Nobody Smiling” tour made its way to Atlanta on Dec. 4. Held at the Tabernacle, Common took attendees on
“This War We Fight” is a poem by Common performed at the White House for the 2014 Veterans Day celebration.
Throughout the span of his 20 plus year career as a chart topping rapper, Common has gradually added more and more
If you missed the AAHH fest then you have missed one of the biggest events in the last decade. Don’t
As promised back in April, Chicago emcee Common delivered on his promise of the AAHH! Fest. The 18 and over
Yesterday (Sept. 21) the city of Chicago got a treat as native son Common, in conjunction with the Common Ground
Lonnie Lynn, Sr, father of rapper/actor Common, died this past Friday, according to the star himself in a Monday interview.
MC Lyte has dropped a topical new track called "Dear John." The song, described as a message to black men,
Ludacris is celebrating his birthday today, and what better way to pay homage to him than to go down memory
When she’s not blessing us with her soulful vocals, Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson is schooling her friends on some of
It’s no secret legendary NBA baller Michael Jordan made bald head cool in the 90s. And, sexy entertainers like Common,
Common says that there was one relationship he wish had played out a little differently: his relationship with tennis