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(born March 13, 1972), better known by his stage name Common (formerly Common Sense), is an American rapper, actor, writer, philanthropist, and activist.
Common debuted in 1992 with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar?
Lynn attended Florida A&M University for two years under a scholarship and majored in business administration. D., who would later become a mentor to a young Kanye West. S.), alongside Biz Markie, Wu-Tang Clan, and Fat Joe, among many other prominent hip hop artists.
Lynn started his career in music in 1987, while a student at Luther High School South in Chicago, when he, along with two of his friends, formed C. In 1996, Common Sense appeared on the Red Hot Organization's compilation CD, America Is Dying Slowly (A. The CD, meant to raise awareness of the AIDS epidemic among African American men, was heralded as "a masterpiece" by The Source magazine.
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.
It is reported that he is a father of a daughter too named Omoye Assata Lynn. By 2017, he had a relationship with Angela Rye, a lawyer, and activist.
Afterward, he began dating to Kerry Washington and Serena Williams.
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. R dissolved by 1991, Lynn began a solo career under the stage name of Common Sense.
Lonnie Lynn was born on March 13, 1972 at the Chicago Osteopathic Hospital in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood, the son of educator Mahalia Ann Hines and former ABA basketball player turned youth counselor Lonnie Lynn Jr. After being featured in the Unsigned Hype column of The Source magazine, he debuted as a solo artist in 1992 with the single "Take It EZ", followed by the album Can I Borrow a Dollar? With the 1994 release of Resurrection, Common Sense achieved a much larger degree of critical acclaim, which extended beyond Chicago natives.