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Common inspires Indianapolis students

Posted at 7:46 PM, Feb 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-22 19:46:37-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- A rapper. A Grammy winner. An Oscar winner. Hip-hop recording artist Common was in Indianapolis Monday. 

His day started with students and he also gave a lecture for the Steward Speakers Series. 

It was standing room only at Olivet Missionary Baptist Church for their 10th Annual Black History Program. There were more than 1,500 students there to hear Common give his message about finding your purpose. 

A number of community leaders were also at the event. 

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