Common Biography: Life and Career of the Rapper and Actor
Born March 13th, 1972 in Chicago, Illinois, Common started rapping when he was in high school. He made his solo debut as Common Sense in the early 90s and began earning critical success early on, especially with the track "I Used to Love H.E.R." After changing his name to Common, the rapper found mainstream success in 2000, and this continued with his next few albums. He started acting in the second half of the decade but always went back to music. In this WatchMojo.com video, we take a look at the life and career of rapper and actor Common.