He told us one day it would all make sense, and in the case of Common’s ever-evolving career, it definitely does. The 40-year-old rapper/actor has welcomed change throughout the years, from his sound to his fashion sense, and has not slowed down since the release of his debut album Can I Borrow a Dollar? in 1992. Since then, Common has carved his name on the cover of eight albums, a memoir, and a number of films and television shows, including AMC’s Hell on Wheels. Next up for versatile artist is the much buzzed about film LUV, which premieres in select theaters on Janurary 18th.