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Common Wishes Ex-Girl Serena Williams Well with Drake, Despite One-time Rap Beef

So Drake gets the girl after rap beef with Common, who insists “As long as she’s happy, he’s happy.”

08/27/2015

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Who Is Common Playing in ‘Suicide Squad?’

It looks like the rapper Common is not being typecast based on the color of his skin in the upcoming movie ‘Suicide Squad.’

06/11/2015

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Nicki Minaj Joins ‘Barbershop 3’ Cast

You’ve been waiting for a decade, and now your patience has been rewarded.

05/05/2015

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Common Joins the Cast of ‘Suicide Squad’

Jared Leto isn’t the only musician getting into the superhero game.

04/23/2015

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D.C. Earth Day Rally to Feature Performances by Usher, Common

Usher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O’Brien.

04/13/2015

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Common Loses Commencement Speech Over Cop Killer Song

A 15-year-old song is the source behind Common’s commencement speech being canceled just one day after it was announced.

04/01/2015

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Common Once Forged an Autograph for Michael Jordan, Failed Miserably

Common retold a story about a kid wanting Jordan’s autograph, and offering Common $5 to go and get it for him.

02/27/2015

Common (L) and John Legend perform Oscar-winning song 'Glory' at the 87th Academy Awards (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

John Legend & Common Deliver Emotional Performance of ‘Glory,’ Win Oscars Best Original Song: Watch

The win followed a poignant rendition of the song that left audience members visibly emotional.

02/23/2015

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Which Oscar-Nominated Films Have the Most Geek Cred?

We rate the 2015 Best Picture Oscar nominees based on geek appeal—meaning, how many superhero films their cast members starred in. You just might be surprised.

02/20/2015

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How Ferguson Came to the GRAMMYs

Pharrell, Beyonce, John Legend and Common got in on the protest.

02/09/2015

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