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[Lists] Making The Grade: The Top 10 Popstars Who Enjoyed A Higher Education (page 6)

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5.  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Common[/lastfm]

The Chicago native and Kanye West collaborator credits his Southern hip hop influence to the time he spent in Florida for college.

Common graduated from Florida A&M University under a scholarship and majored in business administration giving him the ability to be his own boss in “The Game” known as hip hop.

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