Common and Oprah Casts for Second Season of ‘Empire’
Common had a eventful 2014 filled with Ws and the wave continues to roll on. It was recently announced the Grammy-winning rapper will appear on the record breaking Fox drama Empire next season along with Oprah Winfrey. The show, which depicts the fictional drama-filled interworking of an urban record label, will air its highly anticipated two-hour season one finale next week...
Common Says He Called Oprah the Day After Snubbing Her at the Oscars
Common has had arguably the biggest year of his career but during one of his biggest moments, he took a near unforgivable L. After being announced as the winner for Best Original Song for "Glory," his duet with John Legend from the film Selma, at the 2015 Oscars, an overjoyed common snubbed Oprah as she tried to give him a high-five when he was walking up to accept his award ... Read M
Today in Hip-Hop: Oprah Winfrey Slams Ludacris During His Appearance On Her Show
On this day, October 6, in hip-hop history, Ludacris and Oprah disagree about his lyrical content on her show.
Oprah On Jay Z & Belafonte: “Both Right.”
Oprah Winfrey sat down with The Urban Daily to chop it up about her return to the big screen in Lee Daniel's upcoming film, The Butler. In the film, Winfrey plays Gloria Gaines, wife to husband and butler, Cecil (Forest Whitaker), and mother to their militant son, Louis (Daniel Oyelowo)...
A History Of Rappers Appearing On News Programs
Earlier this week, Queensbridge rhymer Nas made headlines by appearing on CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 and joining in on a roundtable discussion about the Trayvon Martin case and about racism in America. While Nas had plenty of interesting insights to share in his time on the show, this wasn't the first time a rapper has gone on a nationally-televised news program to speak about the current state of
50 Cent on Oprah Winfrey Interview: “My Grandmother Said You on Oprah Now Boy You Made It”
50 reacts to sit-down interview with Oprah...