Chicago-bred rapper and actor Common will make his Broadway debut in the play ‘Between Riverside and Crazy.’

Common helped create a music recording studio for inmates at Stateville Correctional Center in Illinois.

Common is producing a biopic about civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer.

Queen Latifah is teaming up with the American Lung Association to host a fundraiser for Black and Latinx communities significantly impacted by the pandemic.

Rapper Common has launched a YouTube series centered on health and wellness.

People like John Legend, Lizzo, and Yara Shahidi show their support.

Common’s nonprofit has launched a criminal justice reform campaign to address the spread of COVID-19 in correctional facilities.

Rapper Common is investing in the transformation of an underdeveloped property located in Chicago’s South Side area.

The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. recently announced the creation of its hip-hop culture council.