Are Common and Tiffany Haddish Dating?

Common and Tiffany Haddish Spark Break Up Rumors Following Cryptic Messages and Unfollow

It looks like Common and Angela Rye are no longer a thing. Rumors have been swirling around their split ever since the political commentator arrived at her 40th birthday celebration alone. Additionally, she didn’t have her arm candy during the grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios, so people think the couple called it quits. Visit […]

Teacher Put On Leave In California For Wearing Blackface On Halloween, Attempting To Imitate Rapper Common

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A California teacher was placed on administrative leave after putting on Blackface in an attempt to look like rapper Common for Halloween. Visit for more information The Milpitas Unified School District school teacher “chose to wear blackface paint and satirically imitate a TV commercial and well known national social activist of the African American […]

Is The Hip-Hop Community Due For A Classic Rap Ballad???

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Despite what people might say, rap music has more than one frequency. It is not just boom bap, nor is it rat-a-tat-tat of gun spray. That’s there, no question. It is a landscape to celebrate your hood, your gang, your style and your name. But there are various levels of engagement that have evolved in […]

No More Beef: Five Hip-Hop Stars Who Went Vegetarian


Since hip hop’s inception more than 40 years ago, artists and other celebrities within the hip hop community have regularly been associated with being physically attractive to one degree or another. But aside from hitting the gym religiously (here’s looking at you, 50 Cent), many well-known artists and industry fixtures have credited their healthy diets. […]

Common Announces New Album ‘Let Love Have The Last Word’


Legendary Chicago MC Common is a man of many talents. Over the last few years, he has been busy acting, being an activist, a philanthropist, commercials, and he even managed to nab an honorary degree from FAMU (Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University), where he attended before leaving to follow his dreams. Visit for more […]

Woodstock Co-Founder Defends Having Hip Hop Artists at 50th Anniversary

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Woodstock joined forces with JAY-Z, Chance The Rapper, and Common to help them celebrate their 50th anniversary and open the festival to a new audience. But apparently the line-up was met with opposition by festival purist and the co-founder, Michael Lang, isn’t here for it. Visit for more information Lang stands his ground in […]

The Second Season of Showtime’s ‘The Chi’ Debuts April 7th

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Showtime has announced the season two release date for their critically acclaimed drama The Chi. Lena Waithe, the show’s creator and executive producer alongside fellow executive producer Common, will officially make its long-awaited return on April 7, at 10 pm EST. Visit for more information According to Showtime’s description, On Chicago’s south side, an […]

Happy 47th Birthday to Chicago Hip-Hop Icon Common!


On this date in 1972, Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr., the rapper, actor and poet also known as Common, was born in Chicago, Illinois. The Grammy and Academy Award-winning artist is not only an icon of Windy City’s Hip Hop scene, but he has also helped to blaze a trail for Golden Era rappers into other […]

Common Releases a Memoir ‘Let Love Have The Last Word’

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Grammy award-winning musician, activist, and author Common took to Instagram to announce his latest book, a memoir titled Let Love Have The Last Word. In a caption he writes, “Yes, you can preorder now. Link in bio.” Visit for more information Let Love Have The Last Word will explore the ideas of love through […]

Minister Louis Farrakhan’s New Album Features Rick Ross, Snoop Dogg, Common, and Several More Music Icons

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One of many voluminous things about the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan is the beloved Nation of Islam leader’s secured relationship with Hip-Hop culture. Such nigh bond is put on display in the debut of Farrakhan’s long-awaited musical compilation project titled Let’s Change The World. Visit for more information The project attributes a spectrum of […]

Check Out the ‘Smallfoot’ Trailer Starring Zendaya, LeBron James, Common and Yara Shahidi

Check Out the 'Smallfoot' Trailer Starring Zendaya, LeBron James, Common and Yara Shahidi

The new trailer for Smallfoot has arrived! Visit for more information Zendaya, Yaya Shahidi, Common and LeBron James are among others in this star-studded voice cast of characters in the upcoming family-film from Warner Bros. The 3D computer-animated comedy-adventure movie takes viewers on a wild ride as a yeti discover something incredibly new. Advertisement […]

Common Co-Signs the Belief Serena Williams is Being Discriminated Against


On Wednesday (July 25) Serena Williams spoke out about the random drug tests that she receives and believes the frequency in which they occur are discrimination. Williams understands that “At least I’ll be keeping the sport clean” but does wish that other American players would be tested just as frequently as she has been tested […]