The American rapper Common debuted in 1992 with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar? With this release he putted the Chicago hip-hop scene on the map. He mainly became famous in the underground scene during the years after release, but nowadays it can been seen as an important album in early ‘90s hip-hop. The album displayed a unique sound in which he drops his goofy lyrics and voice cracks. The beats are impressive for the time and it’s a great addition to the record collection of hip-hop fans in general.