In an exclusive interview with EBONY magazine, the “Little Chicago Boy turned Renaissance man”, according to Ebony, speaks to Jamilah Lemieux about finding his way through love, family, staying authentic and natural and the distance between the streets and the bright lights.

The Hollywood actor and rapper is super dapper in a pastel pink suit, paired with a crisp white shirt. Common decided to skip the tie and just buttoned all the way to the top and keeps things clean with a shaven beard and signature skin cut.