American hip hop recording artist, actor, and poet from Chicago, Illinois.
The Chi-town native supposedly contemplated not releasing any more albums, but it appears Regina has sparked new content.
and maintained a significant underground following into the late 1990s, after which he gained notable mainstream success through his work with the Soulquarians. His first Grammy Award was in 2003, winning Best R&B Song for "Love of My Life", with Erykah Badu.
In 2011, Common launched Think Common Entertainment, his own record label imprint, and, in the past, has released music under various other labels such as Relativity, Geffen and GOOD Music, among others. Its popularity was matched by May 2005's Be, which was nominated for Best Rap Album, at the 2006 Grammy Awards.
That didn't work out for Cookie and she went to jail.
Your partner, William La Marr Johnson, was murdered in 2003 when your son Marcell was only nine. Being a single parent is something I wouldn't wish on my worst enemy.