Common is a standout MC who has also become a seasoned actor. The Chicago native set to star in a new drama where he will portray an E.R. doctor. 


Love is dead, long live love. Rapper Common and political analyst Angela Rye have broken. 


This year’s Oscars will have some Hip-Hop flavor, at least in the musical performances. Common, Mary J. Blige, Miguel and Andra Day have been announced as performers at the Academy Awards. 


Angela Rye is not playing when it comes to her security. She has filed a complaint with the LAPD claiming she has been receiving death threats since this summer.

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Common looks at his girlfriend, political analyst and activist Angela Rye, as inspiration. The already woke Chicago MC praised her for inspiring him to “do more work” when it comes to political and social activism.

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Common is woke, and very much up to speed on the nuances of the controversy over kneeling during the national anthem in protest. The Chicago rapper went as far as saying Jerry Jones has a “slave owner mentality.”

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Starz announced that its developing Black Samurai, an action-drama series, with Jerry Bruckheimer set to star Common. Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA will be serving as an executive producer.


Chance The Rapper isn’t the only Chicago MC digging into his own pockets to help the youth. Yesterday (July 20), Common donated $10,000 to a Harlem school for the purchase of school supplies. 

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Common and Black Thought, two of the best to ever do it freestyled back and forth on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.

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Common responds President Trump’s threat to “send in the feds” to fix Chicago’s crime problem.

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The long-awaited, hour-long “Hip-Hop” episode of The Simpsons airs this Sunday, here is a glimpse. 

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Serena Williams was the latest athlete to be featured on The Undefeated’s series In Depth and was interviewed by her close friend Common.