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Common’s Father Passes Away
In a sad bit of news, Common's father, Lonnie "Pops" Lynn, passed away last Friday at the age of 71. The Chicago-bred MC, who's real name is Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr., broke the news during an interview with ABC where he praised his father for the way he looked at life
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XXL’s Songs Of The Week
There’s plenty of new music to sift through. How do you know what is good or bad? Well, that’s where we come in.
Aside from a busy week of interesting news, there’s always a plethora of dope music that drops. Sometimes it’s out of nowher…
MC Lyte Featuring Common “Dear John”
The legendary Mc Lyte is back with new a single entitled “Dear John.” She calls on Common for assistance on this open letter to the men of America. The Loudbox produced track is part of Lyte’s Hip Hop Sisters Foundation’s signature scholars…
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XXL’s Songs Of The Week
There’s plenty of new music to sift through. How do you know what is good or bad? Well, that’s where we come in.
Aside from a busy week of interesting news, there’s always a plethora of dope music that drops. Sometimes it’s out of nowher…
Remember These Hip-Hop Couples
There are some couples in hip-hop, although not together now, that are simply unforgettable. From Common's love affair with Erykah Badu to Nas and Kelis, check out "Remember These Couples."
Dave Chappelle Will Host Common’s AAHH! Fest In Chicago
The city of Chicago is adding a new festival to its lineup. In addition to Pitchfork and Lollapalooza, there will now be AAHH! Fest. The outside event is the brainchild of Common and will take place Sept. 21 at Union Park.
Comedian and Block Party curator Dave Chappelle will be on hand to host t…

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