Saturday, May 26, 2018

Tag: common

Common Reacts to Seahawks Pulling Kaepernick Workout...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEe61stCPfA The conversation on whether or not the NFL is blackballing Colin Kaepernick has been a controversial topic and hip-hop star Common decided to give...

Kennedy Center Announces Hip Hop Culture Council...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=95&v=n38sGzjUk6M The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts has announced their Hip Hop Culture Council. The council consists of several hip hop legends, including...

Most Dapper Black Men at the 2018...

The days of guys showing up to award shows in a basic penguin suit are no more. At the 60th Annual Grammy Awards Sunday,...

Hip-Hop Artists Showered with Emmy Nominations

Hip-hop acts are getting real love from the Television Academy this year: Chance the Rapper, Common, Snoop Dogg and LL Cool J are among...

The-Dream Thinks Jay Z and Others Should...

Singer-songwriter The-Dream is speaking out about collaborator Kanye West's meeting with Donald Trump, and the hitmaker — born Terius Youngdell Nash — revealed he supported...

Ice Cube, Common Participate in Vh1 Show...

At a panel in Chicago, rappers Common and Ice Cube led a discussion on gun violence with protest organizers for a new special on...

Twitter Rejoices Over the All-Black Cast of...

NBC's live presentation of The Wiz on Thursday night saw the hashtags #TheWiz and #TheWizLive trending on social media. Twitter users posted tweets and...

Ten Years After the Release of the...

By Shelby Jefferson Believe it or not, May 24 will mark the 10 year anniversary of Common’s classic album Be. Viewed as an epic comeback...

Common Learns The Hard Way That ‘Extending...

Shortly after unveiling his grand master plan to extend a “hand in love” to white people to solve racism, Common found himself being criticized by New...

10 Black Celebrities That Disregarded Their Race...

Kanye West The superstar rapper/producer has said a lot ... too much, in fact. But when he broke out, he was a proponent of Black...

Common, Kanye West, Raven-Symone Become The Main...

Once you have an abundance of wealth, have been accepted by mainstream media and are considered a favorite among America’s elite, racism’s very existence...

Unlike Rapper Common, Black Lives Matter Founder...

The two leading ladies behind the Black Lives Matter movement took on a variety of racial topics during a panel at South by Southwest...

MTV Went Black and White on MLK...

To celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, MTV ran 12 hours of its programming in black and white and featured special messages from prominent...

Common Signs With Def Jam, Announces Album...

Ever since Common’s debut album -- 1992′s "Can I Borrow a Dollar?" -- the Chicago rapper has worked frequently with producer No I.D. (known during those...

Common Drops New Song ‘Kingdom’

Common has one of rap's most anticipated albums of 2014, and if his new single is any indication, then fans will be treated to...

A Common Goal: Kanye and Common Team...

Rapper and actor Common, and the Common Ground Foundation; Andrea L. Zopp, president and CEO of the Chicago Urban League; and Rhymefest, creative director of...

7 Secret Celebrity Lovers You May Not...

It’s usually mums the word when it comes to celebrity couples. They dodge cameras, avoid red carpets and skirt the stigma that love in...