The American actor and rapper, Lonnie Rashid Lynn aka Common is the 2015 Oscar winner for original song for Selma (2014) shared with John Legend. He was born on March 13, 1972, in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is the son of a youth consular, Lonnie Lynn and Dr. Mahalia Ann Hines.
Here are 10 facts about Rapper's life;
What's his Net Worth?
Rapper Common has accumulated an enormous net worth of $45 million through his dedication to a professional career. He is a versatile actor, singer, and songwriter, who played the role of 'Monster T' in DC movie; Suicide Squad (2016). The film was one of the biggest hit of the year with a massive box office of $746.84 million worldwide.
Big Brand Endorsement
Being a prominent star, Common has worked as a promoter to the numbers of global leading companies. In 2009, he was the face of the Only the Brave, new Diesel men’s fragrance. In 2010, he was the voice of Gatorade’s G Series Sports Drink commercial that was launched during Super Bowl games.
House in California
Lonnie Corant is a resident of Los Angeles, California and lives in a huge mansion with his family. The house features a fireplace, a fine dining and beautiful backyard garden. According to the RedFin real estate agents, the houses in Los Angeles start at the prince of $150,000.
The Millionaire, Lonnie Rashid Lynn is an avid car collector, who has spent thousands of dollars in cars. He prefers to drive a fancy car from luxury automobile companies. His collection includes Royal Royce Phantom, which cost nor less than $450,000 as stated in the Business Insider.
Ex-Girlfriend - Angela Rye
The American attorney, Angela Rye and Common were once madly love. The ex-couple romantic relationship lasted over a year as they started to date in 2017.
Past Relationship and Dating History
Rapper Common has experience a number of love failures in his life. He dated an American actress and producer, Laura Dern briefly in 2016. He was also in a relationship with a professional tennis player Serena Williams from 2007 to 2010.
The American singer-songwriter, Erykah Badu was also engaged with Common for two years from 2000 - 2002.
Daughter - Omoye Assata Lynn
The Wanted actor, Common and his ex-girlfriend Kim Jones are the parents of the little princess Omoye Assata Lynn. She is the only child, born in 1997, the same year his third album released.
Education - Alma Mater
Talking about the qualification of Lonnie Rashid Lynn, he enrolled at Florida A&M University. At the college, the first two years were under scholarship, where he completed his study with a major in bachelor administration.
The 47 years old, Common is a dashing handsome with an athletic body build. He stands 6 feet (1.84 m) tall in height and weighs around 78 kg (170 Ibs). His brown eyes look like a topaz gemstone and have a smooth hairless scalp.
Apart from glamour and fame, Lonnie Rashid Lynn is a simple kind-hearted man, who has dedicated to charity work. In 2010, he founded the Common Ground Foundation with a mission to serve disadvantaged youth in urban communities. The organization launch programs focusing on character development, creative expression, and social impact.