‘The Great Phatsby’ will air in January 2017.
Fresh from a guest appearance at Coachella
Just a few short months away!
Common and Mos Def have treated fans at Soulfest Brisbane to a surprise onstage team-up, with the two American rappers giving Australia plenty of shout-outs during a short Down Under-themed freestyle. In fan footage from the Soulfest set, Chi Town MC Common kicks things off. “We can just lay it down we get around /
When those pole posters first appeared in Sydney, Soulfest seemed as unlikely as it was exciting. The names were like a mirage. Frankly, this kind of lineup was absolutely unheard of, not just in Australia, but in the world, and two names in particular proved most earth-shattering. Don’t get me wrong. Maxwell, Common, Angie Stone,
Soulfest, “Australia’s first ever neo-soul, jazz and hip-hop festival,” has just confirmed date, venue and ticket details for its Auckland leg, giving our friends across the ditch in NZ the opportunity to see some of the world’s most soulful acts onstage this October. The festival’s NZ details were revealed via a Facebook post this morning,
Common, Mos Def, Aloe Blacc and more…
A mysterious event poster and website advertising an event dubbed SoulFest, billed as “Australia’s first annual neo-soul, jazz and hip-hop festival,” has sparked rumours regarding East Coast appearances from Common, Mos Def, Maxwell, Aloe Blacc, and more soul stars this October. According to theMusic.com.au, the poster was shared by singer and apparent lineup member Anthony
HBO, the American cable and satellite TV network behind the massively popular Game Of Thones series, have released a free mixtape called Catch The Throne, featuring tracks from the likes of Big Boi, Wale and Common, all using samples of music and dialogue from the show. Readers can stream and download the mixtape for free,
You may remember back in October when a very excited Kid Cudi couldn’t hold his tongue any longer and unleashed a flurry of tweets regarding his forthcoming album Indicud. Though the tweet serviced to gee everyone up about the release, there wasn’t much real information to go on, until now. Kid Cudi has confirmed that
It’s been a great decade for Lonnie Lyn AKA ‘Common’, the artist formerly known as ‘Common Sense’… hell it’s been a great career. From telling one of hip hop’s greatest stories in I Used To Love H.E.R., to going from the underground to the mainstream with the release of Like Water For Chocolate, this rapper
“Being a poet is a powerful thing”.-COMMON This year, this writer embarked on a decade-and-a-half-in-the-making trip to Chicago. Since age 11 and since Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman and the Chicago Bulls, I’ve been drawn to this beautiful, classic city. Since modern music greats like R. Kelly and Kanye West changed the tides of