Common

Musician, actor and activist Common is sure to be on the bestsellers list again this spring with the release of his latest memoir, "Let Love Have The Last Word."

Common is known to be a peaceful soul. A staple in not only the hip hop community but a player on the world’s stage -- fiercely unapologetic about his blackness and his love for his people.

Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne are back together again in John Wick: Chapter 2.

Sasha Obama was noticeably absent during President Obama's final speech on Tuesday. According to reports, she was studying for an exam.

This guy Drake needs to be stopped before he starts a world war or something.

  Common is much more than another rapper from the south side of Chicago. The Grammy, Golden Globe, and Academy Award-winning rapper is also a philanthropist and social activist, who makes no qualms about speaking out about the social injustice that plagues the African American community. All which he discusses brilliantly in his newest album, Black America […]

Chicago native and rap icon Common displayed immaculate storytelling prowess during Thursday's "Tonight Show" while performing the title track off his forthcoming album, 'Black America Again.'

Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, recently sat down with Belafonte and criminal justice activist Carmen Perez for an exclusive interview to discuss Belafonte's upcoming music and arts festival, Many Rivers to Cross.

Following Monday evening's debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, the San Francisco 49ers quarterback, who's been protesting the national anthem, had strong opinions about both the Democratic and Republican nominees.

The disgraced comedian, who fell from grace after getting caught up in a sex scandal, has been battling a deteriorating eye disorder called keratoconus.

ESSENCE Festival 2016 is finally upon us, and with festivities just hours away, ESSENCE has announced they will celebrate the life of Prince with a New Orleans-themed tribute on Sunday (July 3).