The real winner at last night’s BET Hip Hop Awards was Common, who paid tribute to Mike Brown, the unarmed teenager from Ferguson, MI who was shot and killed by an officer.
The tour will kick off Nov. 23 in Santa Ana and wrap up Dec. 10 in New York.
A new track from Common’s forthcoming album Nobody’s Smiling has leaked.
The rapper was approached by TMZ today (July 17) to get his opinion on the news, which he calls “beautiful.”
Common and Big Sean have added another contender to growing list of candidates for song of the summer.
For the first single from his upcoming album, Common lays on the choral influences, giving his new song an otherworldly feel.
Many of Chicago’s kids are about to be put to work, thanks to the efforts of Common’s Common Ground Foundation and Kanye West’s Donda’s House (run by rapper Rhymefest and his wife), along with five other Chicago-based nonprofit groups.
The ‘Game of Thrones’ Mixtape ‘Catch the Throne’ Featuring Big Boi, Wale & Common Available to Stream
Winter is coming, but the Catch The Throne mixtape has arrived.
Kanye West and Jay Z asked us to Watch the Throne, but now HBO is asking us to catch it with the release of a new mixtape.
Wyclef is the latest rapper to contribute a version of Jay-Z‘s “Open Letter,” a song with bristling lyrics that has become a hip-hop meme of sorts. The former Fugees frontman dropped his version of “Open […]
With Sunday’s season premier of “Hell On Wheels” showcasing Common’s new direction, the rapper/actor explained how his role is developing beyond the slave narrative.
Common joins the list of celebrities such as Oprah and Beyonce who have been inspired by Gabby Douglas’ Olympic performance. But he’s also been following the big wins for his tennis champ ex, Serena Williams. He recently offered his congratulations and support to the Crip-walking gold medalist.
After news surfaced that Common faced foreclosure on one of his Chicago homes, a spokesperson for the hip-hop veteran has responded, calling reports overblown.
Common may be in jeopardy of losing his Chicago condominium due to foreclosure, according to online reports.
“I Want You” is a single from Common‘s album Finding Forever (2007). It is both produced by and features vocals from will.i.am, and has samples from Minnie Riperton’s “Baby, This Love I Have”, and Bob […]