FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH, WE SALUTE SOME MONUMENTS WHO HAVE IMPACTED HIP-HOP!
Posts Tagged: Common
First, it was recording time in London with Mannie Fresh, Frank Ocean, Jay Electronica, and some others about a month ago. Now, it’s recording time in L.A. with Common, Big Sean, and CyHi The Prynce. This G.O.O.D. Music compilation is going to be something special, but will it live up to the hype?? Shots by… Read more »
THE NBA GOES HIP-HOP FOR THIS YEAR’S ALL STAR GAME!
HIP-HOP RUMORS: DID DRAKE AND COMMON THROW DOWN BACKSTAGE AT THE GRAMMYS?!
During an interview with Fuse last night on the Grammys red carpet, Common spoke on the highly publicized “beef” he had with Drake. Well, it’s all over now, according to the Chicago MC. Before presenting the award for Best R&B Album with actress Taraji P. Henson to Chris Brown, Common told Fuse correspondent and journalist… Read more »
COMMON AND ACTIVIST KEVIN POWELL HIT THE ROAD ON AT&T’S “28 DAYS” BLACK HISTORY TOUR!
HIP-HOP RUMORS: DRAKE SAYS COMMON BEEF WAS A PUBLICITY STUNT, RETRACTS VANESSA BRYANT LINE!
COMMON TAKES HIS ALBUM LISTENING EXPERIENCE TO THE LONE-STAR STATE!
T.I., RICK ROSS, FABOLOUS, LIL’ KIM, USHER AND MORE CELEBRATE MLK WEEKEND!!
(Week Ending On 1/17/12) RCA rapper and Memphis native Yo Gotti released his debut album, Live From the Kitchen (RCA), to disappointing numbers. Gotti himself has been vocal in the past two weeks about the marketing push or lack thereof from the label. The album debuted at #14 on the charts, after selling an estimated 15,000 copies…. Read more »
Super producer NO I.D. turned down the opportunity to work with Biggie, Big Pun, and Ghostface Killah, all out of loyalty to Common! What a dunce! The producer recently revealed the mishap in a recent interview with XXL magazine. Read what he said below: “After Resurrection I was getting calls for people to do work… Read more »
NICK CANNON GETS BETTER, PRESENTS MARIAH WITH AWARD AT BET HONORS
A variety of stores gathered Saturday evening (January 15) in Washington DC, to celebrate the BET Honors. Hennessey hosted the “Hennessey Vs BET Honors After Party” at The Park on Fourteenth and at The National Portrait Gallery. Celebrities like Common, Aretha Franklin, Raekwon, Jill Scott, Anthony Hamilton, India Aire and DJ D-Nice, all came out… Read more »