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Who Is Common Playing in ‘Suicide Squad?’

It looks like the rapper Common is not being typecast based on the color of his skin in the upcoming movie ‘Suicide Squad.’

06/11/2015

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Nicki Minaj Joins ‘Barbershop 3′ Cast

You’ve been waiting for a decade, and now your patience has been rewarded.

05/05/2015

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Common Joins the Cast of ‘Suicide Squad’

Jared Leto isn’t the only musician getting into the superhero game.

04/23/2015

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Common Loses Commencement Speech Over Cop Killer Song

A 15-year-old song is the source behind Common’s commencement speech being canceled just one day after it was announced.

04/01/2015

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Common Disses Oprah! [VIDEO]

Common made a television appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday night to talk about his victory win at the Oscars! He shared words of advice from Jay Z and talked about leaving Oprah hanging. […]

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Common Once Forged an Autograph for Michael Jordan, Failed Miserably

Common retold a story about a kid wanting Jordan’s autograph, and offering Common $5 to go and get it for him.

02/27/2015

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John Legend & Common Deliver Emotional Performance of ‘Glory,’ Win Oscars Best Original Song: Watch

The win followed a poignant rendition of the song that left audience members visibly emotional.

02/23/2015

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Which Oscar-Nominated Films Have the Most Geek Cred?

We rate the 2015 Best Picture Oscar nominees based on geek appeal—meaning, how many superhero films their cast members starred in. You just might be surprised.

02/20/2015

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How Ferguson Came to the GRAMMYs

Pharrell, Beyonce, John Legend and Common got in on the protest.

02/08/2015

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Behind ‘Take My Hand, Precious Lord,’ the Gospel Song Beyoncé’s Singing at the GRAMMYs

Here’s a rundown on “Take My Hand,” and why it’s part of the GRAMMYs program.

02/07/2015

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Common, Arcade Fire’s Win Butler Playing in NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Kevin Hart and Nick Cannon will also be part of the squad.

02/05/2015

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Beyonce to Perform with John Legend, Common at the GRAMMYs

The GRAMMYs performance of Common and John Legend will feature a very special guest: Beyonce.

02/04/2015

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John Legend, Common, Glen Campbell & Diane Warren Earn 2015 Oscar Noms for Best Original Song

The nominations were announced for the 87th Annual Academy Awards including the two music categories, which offered up a few surprises.

01/15/2015

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Common, John Legend Debut New Video for Golden Globe-Winning ‘Glory': Watch

If winning a Golden Globe on Sunday wasn’t enough….

01/13/2015

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What Are the Odds of Common & John Legend Winning an Oscar for ‘Glory’?

The duo took home a Golden Globe for “Glory” from the MLK biopic “Selma”; Common is the first hip-hop artist ever to win in the Best Original Song category. But what is their shot at winning an Oscar?

01/12/2015

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