How many MC’s can flex credible acting chops on-screen and still rip a stellar freestyle off-the-dome? Yasiin ‘Mos Def’ Bey? For sure. LL? Who knows, but we do know he can throw a punch. And Common? No doubt. And to prove it is so, Common schooled a fashionable crowd gathered for the Case-Mate’s “Showcase” at New York’s BestBuy Theater in Times Square on the finer points of moving a crowd while his new movie, The Odd Life of Timothy Green was probably playing around the corner at a cinema on 42nd Street.
Reports Miss Info, “at the crossroads of fashion and technology was last night’s Case-Mate “Showcase” event as New York Fashion Week comes to an end. Hosted by Fergie, and with Common as the main draw, the Cornerstone-(produced) show aimed to feature the latest line of mobile accessories to help spoil your iPhone. After a brief interactive fashion show, Fergie Ferg stepped on stage to introduce the Chi-city rapper. Common set the stage on fire…”
Now, let’s just hope that the Atlanta-based Case-Mate company also had the specs for the new iPhone 5 that dropped yesterday!