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Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. (born March 13 1972), better known by his stage name Common (and previously known as Common Sense), is an American hip hop artist and actor. Common debuted in 1992 with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar? and maintained a significant underground following into the late 90s, after which he gained notable mainstream success through his work with the Soulquarians. His first major label album, Like Water for Chocolate, received widespread critical acclaim and moderate commercial success. Its popularity was matched by 2005's Be, which was nominated in the 2006 Grammy Awards for Best Rap Album. Common was awarded his second Grammy for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group, for "Southside" (featuring Kanye West) (from Finding Forever), his first Grammy was awarded in 2003 for Best R&B Song for "Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop)" with Erykah Badu. His best-of album Thisisme Then was released on November 27, 2007. Common has also intiated a burgeoning acting career, starring significant roles in such films as Smokin' Aces, Street Kings, American Gangster, and Wanted.

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Common does not currently have any concerts scheduled in U.S. in 2015. If you’re a Common fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like Talib Kweli, The Roots, Mos Def, Slum Village, J. Cole, Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth.

Past Common gigs

Aug 21, 2015 Drai's Las Vegas Las Vegas
Aug 09, 2015 Chene Park Detroit
Jan 20, 2015 Doug Fir Lounge Portland
Dec 19, 2014 Fluxx San Diego
Dec 11, 2014 Kool Haus Toronto
Dec 09, 2014 Irving Plaza New York
Dec 08, 2014 Theatre of Living Arts Philadelphia
Dec 07, 2014 The Fillmore Silver Spring Silver Spring
Dec 04, 2014 The Tabernacle Atlanta
Dec 03, 2014 The Howlin' Wolf New Orleans
Dec 02, 2014 Warehouse Live Houston
Dec 01, 2014 House of Blues Dallas Dallas
Nov 29, 2014 Ogden Theatre Denver
Nov 28, 2014 Sunshine Theatre Albuquerque
Nov 26, 2014 The Regency Ballroom San Francisco
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