Out and About: Celebrities Hit the Democratic National Convention
Chi-town, Stand Up
Common, who caught a lot of heat from conservatives last year when he was invited to recite poetry at the White House, greets sponsors of the Presidential Convention Musicians on Call charity benefit at The Fillmore in Charlotte, N.C. The rapper/actor also hails from President Obama's home city, Chicago.
(Photo: charlotteobserver.com/Marty Price)