Posts Tagged: Common

Erykah Badu and Common

Erykah Badu and Common’s Surprise Visit

Erykah Badu and Common dropped in on a high school in Dallas on Wednesday. They visited the Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Badu went to the school and her daughter Puma Curry goes there currently. Common inspired students at the assembly. He also had a Q and A session…. Read more »

Common donates for school supplies

Common Says He’s Ready to be a Husband

Common Says He’s Ready To Be A Husband Common is the latest celebrity to sit down at the red table with Jada Pinkett-Smith for her podcast, Red Table Talk. He said he’s ready to find a wife. “He says he want that partnership. To be able to experience life where he’s growing as a human… Read more »


Common Honored With Doctorate Degree

Common honored with doctorate degree.  Common is certainly one of the coolest celebrities in the game. Now he is getting honored.   Florida A&M University honors Common with doctorate degree He now has an honorary degree from one of the most prestigious HBCU’s. He gave the commencement speech at FAMU over the weekend. The commencement… Read more »


Common Helping Starbucks With Racial Bias Training

Common helping Starbucks with racial bias training.  Well if you are wondering why you can’t get that caramel macchiato at your favorite Starbucks, it’s because today they are closing 8000 stores to launch a day of anti racial bias and sensitivity training.  Common is featured in the first visual as one of the company’s guide… Read more »

Common donates for school supplies

Common Donates $10,000 For School Supplies

Common donates $10,000 for school supplies.  Whew, that’s some well needed good news about a male entertainer doing some good, unlike what we have been hearing about over the last week from a couple of our R & B superstars (Usher and R Kelly).  Common who always seems to have his head on right, has put his… Read more »


Common Pulled as Commencement Speaker After NJ Cops Complain

New Jersey’s Kean University has cancelled Common as its commencement speaker after police pointed out a track he recorded 15 years ago about a woman convicted of killing a cop. State Police union president Chris Burgos called the choice a “slap in the face” because lyrics in Common’s 2000 recording “A Song for Assata” portrays Assata Shakur (born… Read more »