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G.O.O.D. Music’s Discography, Ranked

By Andy James | 3 months ago
From 'Cruel Summer' to CyHi The Prynce's 'Black History Project,' we ranked every G.O.O.D. Music album ever.

Holy Sh*t You Need to Watch Common Perform “Black America Again” on ‘The Tonight Show’

By Andy James | about 7 months ago
Common is rewriting the Black American story, but are you listening?
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Common Says Kanye West is “Going to Elevate Everything You Do”

By Tara Mahadevan | 7 months ago
There's no doubt about it — Kanye can level up an artist's artistry.

A Brief History of Kanye Bringing Artists Into the Mainstream

By Yoh | 7 months ago
Kanye’s Midas touch might not be what it once was, but his resume is quite impressive.

Common is Making “God Music” on New “Black America Again” Album

By Yoh | about 8 months ago
Common's forthcoming 11th full-length album is an old sound given a new direction.

Common Reveals He’s Working on New Album With Robert Glasper, Karriem Riggins

By Nathan S. | one year ago
Could we get new albums from Kanye, Lupe, Chance and now Common in 2016? Chicago is unstoppable.
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Common on “Nobody’s Smiling”, Chicago & His 5 Best Albums (Interview)

By Carl Lamarre | 2 years ago
Twenty years ago, a Chicago born-and-bred emcee revealed his heartbreak for a genre he once adored. Common unleashed his candid ode to hip-hop with...

Magnum Opus: Falling in Love With Common’s “The Light” Again

By Lucas G. | 2 years ago
Sometimes we take a classic for granted, don't make that mistake with Common's "The Light."