Watch Common dedicate heartfelt poem to Breonna Taylor at Kentucky rally

Taylor was shot and killed by police officers at her home in March

Mark, My Words: lockdown live-streams might be the future of music, after all

Online gigs are in their infancy. Columnist Mark Beaumont foresees a bright future

Common: “I needed to unlearn some of the things I thought I had to be as a black person”

Hip-hop has more than its fair share of quotable lyrics. Among them are the conflicted lines of Jay-Z’s ‘Moment of Clarity’ where the legendary...

Common announces details of upcoming album and releases new single, ‘Hercules’

Common has shared a new single, 'Hercules' which is taken from his upcoming new album, 'Let Love.' You can watch the new single's accompanying...

Common reportedly reveals that he was molested as a child in new memoir

Common has reportedly revealed that he was molested as a child in his new memoir. The book, titled Let Love Have the Last Word, hit shelves yesterday...

Watch Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and more perform at the ‘March For Our Lives’ rally

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Common were among the many artists who performed in Washington DC today (March 24) to support the 'March For...

Watch Common perform the first ever White House tiny desk concert

Rapper debuts three new songs in Washington D.C.

Common’s speech at New Jersey university cancelled on police advice

Police force objected to rapper’s 2000 song about Black Panther activist who killed police officer

Common to release new album this March

'The Dreamer, The Believer' features Nas and John Legend and is out on March 5

Common visits the White House at Michelle Obama’s request

But Sarah Palin and other Republicans aren't the rapper’s biggest fans