Common is a film and television actor and award-winning music artist. He lives in Los Angeles. An independent publisher/author of books for children, including The Mirror and Me and I Like You but I Love Me, he is also the author of a memoir, One Day It'll All Make Sense, which was a New York Times bestseller.

Books by this Author

From the hip hop icon, Hollywood star, and “a true artist and writer of deep talent” (James McBride, author of The Color of Water)—a candid, New York Times bestselling memoir ranging from his childhood on Chicago’s South side and his emergence as one of rap’s biggest names.Common has earned a reputation in the hip-hop world as a conscious artist by embracing themes of love and struggle in his songs. His journey toward understanding is rooted in his relationship with a remarkable woman, his...