Facts of Common
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||47 years old|
|Family Name :||Lynn|
|Birth Place :||United States|
|Birth Sign :||Aries|
|Height :||6 Feet|
|Birth Place/City||South Side, Chicago, Illinois|
|Net Worth||$ 2 Million|
|Weight in KG||N/A|
|Education||Luther High School South|
|Awards||Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song|
|TV Show||Hell on Wheels|
Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr, better known by his stage name 'Common' is a hip hop recording artist, actor and poet. He made his debut in 1992 with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar? and in 2003, he won a Grammy for Best R&B Song for “Love of My Life” a collaboration with Badu. In 2011, he launched Think Common Entertainment, his own record label imprint. He is the son of Mahalia Ann Hines, an educator and Lonnie Lynn Sr, former basketball player.
Talking about his personal life, he is yet a unmarried and is single at the moment. The main reason for him being unmarried is that, he hasn't found that special person with whom he can have a blind trust and live rest of his live with happiness. It's not like he hasn't tried to marry someone as few years ago he was engaged to a singer but unfortunately something went wrong and they broke up. He also has a daughter with one of his girlfriend.
First Affair with Karrine Steffans
An American author Steffans is one of Common's girlfriends, with whom he stayed in a relationship in 1999.
Second Affair with Erykah Badu
Erykah Abi Wright aka 'Erykah Badu', is the ex-fiance of Common with whom he stayed in a relationship for almost 2 years.
Third Affair with Taraji P. Henson
An American actress and singer Henson is one of Common's girlfriends. The two started their relationship in 2005 and broke up in 2007.
Fourth Affair with Serena Williams
Williams is one of the World's best female tennis player, who started dating Common in 2007 and broke up in 2010.