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.
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.
It’s well known that Nicki Minaj and Drake share spots on Lil Wayne‘s Young Money imprint; top positions on record charts; pubic scrutiny and fan adoration. But the Queen of the Barbz recently revealed that […]
This Sunday the music industry’s highest honor is handed out, but it isn’t always walking up to the stage to get that first golden Grammophone that resonates with its recipients, as [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Common[/lastfm] shares here..
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Drake [/lastfm]and rapper [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Common[/lastfm] have been feuding for the past couple of months and both rappers have even gone as far as recording diss records geared toward one another. At this point though[lastfm link_type="artist_info"] […]
Its been a tough week for the lady killer. First, he was openly dissed with his own lyrics and then his attempt to do a “drive by” in L.A. ultimately back fired. What’s an emo-rapper […]