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Omoye Assata Lynn

Omoye Assata Lynn is a popular star kid. She is famous for being the daughter of the American rapper and actor Lonnie Rashid Lynn (aka Common). He is well-known for his number of albums like ‘Finding Forever‘, ‘Be‘, ‘Love of my Life‘, and many more.

On the other hand, her mother is Kim Jones but she left her when she was only one year old. So, Omoye is single-handedly brought up by her father and she is his only child.

Even though she has grown up seeing and experiencing the paparazzi or media all around her famous daddy, she chooses, a kind of diversion from all these, and today she is rising as an aspirant lawyer. Here today we have divulged some interesting facts about their life.

When was Omoye Assata Lynn born? All about her Early Life 

She was born on August 13, 1997, in Chicago, Illinois USA. At the time of her birth, her parents were just engaged, and after her birth, they separated leaving Omoye just with her dad.

Regarding her early education, there is no information available. But she did her Bachelor’s degree from Howard University, Washington DC.

Besides, Omoye belongs to the mixed ethnicity of Afro-Americans and has an American nationality.

Omoye Assata Lynn is an aspiring Lawyer

According to sources, Lym decided to be a lawyer when she was in her 5th grade. Off all the specializations she could’ve done, she has focused on Intellectual property Law. In an interview with Essence GU, She said,

“I want to do more entertainment and intellectual property matters”

She recently graduated from Law School on May 7, 2022. And her proud father Common shared her success on his Instagram account with the caption,

There are no words to describe how proud I am! Finishing Law School at Howard University in the 3 years is pretty AMAZING! Congrats to my daughter and all the graduates of 2022. Now go out in the world and be great!

Omoye Assata Lynn Graduation
Common shares a glimpse of his daughter Omeya’s graduation ceremony daughter Omoye. Source: Common’s Insta account

Back in 2019 too, Common shared his happiness about his daughter’s graduation from Howard University. He posted a photo with the caption, “Congratulations to my phenomenal and dynamic daughter. It lit my heart and spirit to see you graduating from the great Howard U. Continue to achieve. Continue to soar Continue to have fun. I Love You. Blessings to the class of 2019!”

Why did her parents give her the name ‘Omoye Assata’? Is there any meaning behind it? 

Yes, the famous star kid’s name carries great meaning. On one hand, ‘Omoye’ means a blessed baby. Her parents took her as a blessing when she came into this world.

Likewise, ‘Assata’ in her name is after the name of an African-American activist Assata Shakur, an American political activist who fought for the Black Liberation in America, which her father Common has mentioned in his book named “Someday it’ll All Make Sense”.

He wrote: “We named her Omoye Assata Lynn. Omoye means ‘blessed baby’ because that’s what she was to us. Assata was for Assata Shakur because our daughter was destined to become a fighter. even a revolutionary”.

Is Omoye Assata Lynn’s father Common married? Where is her biological mother? 

As above mentioned, Omoye’s mother separated from her dad when she was just a one-year-old kid leaving her behind. So, regarding her mom, there is not much information available.

But, moving forward to her father Common’s married life, he is single yet even though he has been in multiple romantic relationships. From 2018 to 2021, he was romantically involved with Tiffany Haddish, an American stand-up comedian and actress. Similarly, before Tiffanny, he was dating Angela Rye, Principal, and CEO of IMPACT Strategies.

Likewise, he dated Laura Dern, an American actress, and producer in the year 2016. Furthermore, he also dated tennis player Serena Williams (2007-2011), singer and actress Taraji P.Henson (2005-2007), and singer/songwriter Erykah Badu (2000-2002).

How is Omoye Assata Lynn’s relationship with her dad Common? They did a Therapy Session together

On today’s date, she shares an adorable relationship with her daddy ‘Common’. He, time and again, kept sharing her success on his Instagram account. Even Omoye has shared a beautiful picture with her dad captioning it “Daddy Daughter date”.

But like we all know, life tests us in so many ways and it also happened with this daddy-daughter duo as well. What happened was, Omoye asked her father if he cares for her or not, which made Common a little taken aback by the question.

In his interview with People, Common said,

“It kind of shocked me because that’s the first time I had ever heard it, “I was like, ‘What do you mean?'”

After the incident, they had a real conversation, opened-up about each other feelings, and eventually choose to take a therapy session together. In this regard, he mentioned to People,

“We had a therapy session together, and I loved it. Well, not everything that was said, but I knew it was something that would help her move forward,” he says. “A woman’s relationship with her father definitely affects how she is in relationships.”

Does Omoye Assata Lynn have a boyfriend?

Going through her social media profile, Omoye seems to be single. As she has not shared a picture with any potential boyfriend.


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Regardless of her relationship status, she is enjoying her life. Her Instagram account is filled with lots of photos from her vacations to several exotic locations throughout the globe.

Omoye Assata Lynn’s Social Media Presence

She has an Instagram account with the username @omoyelynn. Altogether, up to today, she has shared 121 posts and has 3424 followers on her account.

Omoye Assata Lynn’s Net Worth

As she is just a graduate student, she professionally is not into her career.