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Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival Recap As Common Brings Out Foxy Brown & More!

Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival Recap As Common Brings Out Foxy Brown & More!

MariaMyraine July 12, 2015 0

The first placed I moved to out of Chicago was Brooklyn, NY. So I call Brooklyn my second home. One can only imagine the amount of HYPE the crowd was at this year’s Brooklyn

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Usher – My Baby Just Cares For Me

Usher – My Baby Just Cares For Me

Julie Aly June 23, 2015 0

On Friday Netflix will be debuting What Happened, Miss Simone? Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan, Mary J. Blige, Common, Lalah Hathaway, Lisa Simone, Usher, and more have contributed new music and covers of Nina Simone

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Lauryn Hill Covers Nina Simone’s Feeling Good

Lauryn Hill Covers Nina Simone’s Feeling Good

Julie Aly June 20, 2015 0

Netflix will be bringing us a documentary about Nina Simone. For What Happened, Miss Simone?, Lauryn Hill paid tribute to Nina as part of the project. Ms. Hill recorded six sounds for the film

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#ICYMI: Common To Headline This Year’s Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival!

#ICYMI: Common To Headline This Year’s Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival!

MariaMyraine May 27, 2015 0

Since 2005, Brooklyn Bodega has been reviving Hip Hop culture through their carefully curated events. Specifically, this year marks the 11th Annual Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. While the Bodega team hosts various events throughout

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Common Will Join The Cast Of “Barbershop 3″!

Common Will Join The Cast Of “Barbershop 3″!

Niyah Nel April 29, 2015 0

2014-2015 has been very good to one of Hip-Hop’s most conscious & politically correct emcees, Common. After playing a major role in the recent Martin Luther King, Jr. biopic, “Selma” & winning countless pivotal

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Common & John Legend Have A Lip Sync Battle (Video)

Common & John Legend Have A Lip Sync Battle (Video)

miixtapechiick April 3, 2015 0

Since performing “Glory,” at the Oscars, Common and John Legend have reunited on the new Lip Sync Battle show hosted by Ll Cool J. The two gave us a enjoyable performance as Common chose

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According To The Creator Of “Empire,” Lee Daniels, Oprah & Common Will Appear On Season 2

According To The Creator Of “Empire,” Lee Daniels, Oprah & Common Will Appear On Season 2

Niyah Nel March 15, 2015 0

Have you even seen Oprah make an appearance on a small screen? No? Me either. According to the creator of FOX’s new hit series “Empire,” Lee Daniels, Oprah Winfrey & one of Hip-Hop’s active

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Common Explains To Jimmy Kimmel Why He Curved Oprah’s High-Five At The Oscars! (Video)

Common Explains To Jimmy Kimmel Why He Curved Oprah’s High-Five At The Oscars! (Video)

oktane February 28, 2015 0

  This may be one of the funniest moments in Oscar’s history, as least since I’ve been watching. Common and John Legend won the Acadamy Award for Best Original Song for their song “Glory,”

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