Common Coming To Iowa City Book Festival
Grammy, Golden Globe, Emmy and Oscar-winning rapper Common is coming to Iowa City next weekend.
According to the Press-Citizen, Common will be in Eastern Iowa next Saturday (October 6th) to discuss his memoir, One Day It'll All Make Sense, at The Englert Theatre, followed by a presentation at Hancher Auditorium that evening.
Common's appearance is in collaboration with the Iowa City Book Festival and the University of Iowa Lecture Committee.
Common has collaborated musically with artists such as Kanye West, Mary J. Blige, and Kid Cudi, and has appeared in the films Street Kings, American Gangster, Just Wright, Happy Feet 2 and John Wick: Chapter 2, among others. He also won an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2015 with John Legend for the song "Glory" from the motion picture Selma.
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