Common is staying booked and busy thanks to Netflix: The Oscar winner has been added to the second season of Mindy Kaling's Netflix series Never Have I Ever. Inspired by Kaling's own life, the coming-of-age comedy centers on Devi, a first-generation Indian American teenage girl,... Read More.
Rapper Common will officially give civil and voting rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer her flowers through an upcoming biopic. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Common is set to produce God's Long Summer, a feature film that "follows Hamer's rise from oppressive plantation sharecropping system in 1962 Mississippi, where... Read More.
Grammy-award winning musician Questlove is set to direct a documentary about another legendary musician, Sly Stone. According to a press release, the documentary will explain the "impossible expectations" Stone dealt with along with pressure to obtain mainstream success while becoming a vital representation for Black America. "It goes beyond... Read More.
Harry Belafonte is set to bring in his 94th birthday with a bang. On Sunday, February 28 at 7 p.m. ET, a star-studded list of actors, activists and political figures will gather together for a surprise live virtual party for Belafonte... Read More.
The silhouette challenge is taking over social media and stars Tiffany Haddish and Common have raised the bar with their steamy yet comedic take on the latest internet bandwagon. The silhouette challenge is exactly as it sounds, with people setting their lighting so that only their outline can be seen... Read More.
Here's a roundup of new albums from Outkast, Busta Rhymes, Trippie Redd and more. Hip Hop duo Outkast celebrated the 20th anniversary of Stankonia with a reissue, featuring previously unreleased versions of their hit singles "B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad)," 3x platinum "Ms. Jackson" and "
Grammy-winning hitmaker Jermaine Dupri is dreaming of "Change" with his new single of the same name, which features Eric Bellinger, Ne-Yo, Johnta Austin, PJ Morton, Common, Gary Clark Jr., and more, including the Detroit Youth Choir. Drawing inspiration from his 2001 record "What's Going On" with vocalist Bono of superstar rock... Read More.