Product Description

Booking Common

COMMON Common

AMERICAN HIP-HOP RECORDING ARTIST AND ACTOR

Fee Range: Please inquire for pricing and availability   

Top Hits: A DREAM, LOVE OF MY LIFE (AN ODE TO HIP-HOP), SOUTHSIDE

Common Booking Profile

Common debuted in 1992 with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar? 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 major-label album, Like Water for Chocolate, received widespread critical acclaim and tremendous commercial success. His first Grammy award was in 2003 for Best R&B Song for “Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop)” with Erykah Badu. 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 his July 2007 album Finding Forever. His best-of album,Thisisme Then: The Best of Common, was released on November 27, 2007. Common has also initiated a burgeoning acting career, starring significant roles in such films as Smokin’ AcesStreet Kings,American GangsterWantedTerminator SalvationDate NightJust WrightHappy Feet Two, and New Year’s Eve. He also narrated the award-winning documentary Bouncing Cats, about one man’s efforts to improve the lives of children in Uganda through hip-hop/b-boy culture. He currently stars as Elam Ferguson on the AMC western television series Hell on Wheels.

Contact us for your next event!

    First Name (required)

    Last Name (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Your Phone Number (required)

    Organization

    Event Date

    Name of Talent you are interested in

    Additional Comments

    [anr_nocaptcha g-recaptcha-response]

    SME Entertainment Group (a Live Nation Company) is your leading source for booking entertainment and booking keynote speakers

    SME Entertainment Group (“SME”) is an event producer working with corporations and leading associations around the world to provide musical acts, comedians, and all types of keynote speakers for talent booking services for corporate events and private events. With SME book Common for live and virtual events and special engagements. SME Entertainment Group specializes in booking keynote speakers and booking entertainment for special engagements and corporate events, private events, virtual events, charity events, advertising agencies, and production companies. SME is a leading producer that works in a non-exclusive manner coordinating with talent agencies for corporate events and private events. The profiles on the site represent talent SME can book for your next event. SME works on behalf of event coordinators and event planners for booking talent and booking keynote speakers.  Please contact an SME sales representative to book talent for your next event.

    Reviews

    There are no reviews yet.

    Be the first to review “Common”