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Common Signs To Def Jam, New Album Due Out In July

Less than two months away from the release of his highly-anticipated new album, Common has announced that he is the latest member of the Def Jam Records family. According to a news release issued this morning, Common has signed to Def Jam via No I.D.’s imprint label Atrium. The Chicago emcee’s first album with the […]

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Does Common Think ‘Cruel Winter’ Is Happening? “Oh, Yeah, Nah, Nah.”

Common, why you gotta be such a downer? The literate rapper recently spoke with Vulture in an interview that focused primarily on his actorly pursuits. Did you know that Common is starring in an indie movie that was described by its director as, “Pursuit of Happyness punched in the face with Training Day”? I wish […]

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STREAM: Cocaine 80s Ft Nas – Chain Glow

After a series of strong solo track premieres, Cocaine 80s is poised for even bigger and better things with the release of his Nas collaboration, “Chain Glow.” Backed by thick, near-tribal drumming, “Chain” perfectly blends the gruffness of Nas’ lyrical arsenal with the soulful croon of Cocaine 80s. Definitely NOT a radio track, but something […]