After making its debut at Sundance Festival, Uncle Lonnie’s next flick, LUV is set to hit theaters on November 9 and here’s the official trailer. Peep a scene from the film here. An orphaned 11-year-old boy is forced to face the unpleasant truth about his beloved uncle during one harrowing day in the streets of Baltimore. hhnm
No I.D. and Com sure make good music together. Today, the producer treated the Internet with an unreleased record. Dope, but sounds like Com phoned the vocals in.
After Chris Rock’s statement on rappers killing their careers once going into film, Com fires back stating when he’s doing music, the music is his main focus. Com surely proved just that with his last album.
“Serena Williams, peace to her gettin’ the gold. You know she got soul.” Give Common a random word and he will manage to cover it off the top. And while on Sway’s morning show’s here’s how he put it down. Here’s a word: Dope! After the jump, he speaks on Cruel Summer. UPDATE: Another freestyle.
Common also participated in the Osheaga Music Festival this past weekend in Montreal. And during his set, he kicked a three-minute freestyle. Check the rhyme. hhnm
Common can’t get enough of “Otis”. So on Thursday, he gave it another run at the Metro during for Chicago’s Homeless Youth benefit concert. Same beat, different rhymes. Com, you got the juice now. fakeshoredrive
Philadelphia celebrated Independence Day yesterday with the Wawa Welcome America concert. Common was one of the performers and here’s a freestyle dedicated to the City of Brotherly Love. Sidebar: Hip-Hop Medley