Common & Colbie Caillat, “Breathe”

Common takes a stand against toddler tantrums on Sesame Street with Elmo and Colbie Caillat, introducing our young to the art of self-timeouts. Fair warning, it’s insidiously catchy. Thanks to okayplayer for the catch.

posted: October 19th, 2012, 4:12pm


Hip-Hop History: Erykah Badu feat. Common - Love of my Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop)

She’s the embodiment of HIP-HOP. Take notes. Watch


Hip-Hop History: Black Star - Respiration

Hip-hop dream team Black Star painting a beautifully dark picture of their city. Breathe in, breathe out. Watch


Common feat. Jhené Aiko, “Blak Majik” Live on Kimmel

Common with singer/rapper Jhené Aiko performing a solid track off Nobody’s Smiling. Not an inspired vocal performance here, because, Jimmy Kimmel Live. … Watch


Common feat. Vince Staples, “Kingdom”

Common’s street epic album brings an equally epic video directed by Hype Williams. ​From Nobody’s Smiling. Watch


Yancey Boys feat. Common, Dezi Paige, “Quicksand”

​Common, Frank Nitt, and Yancey Boys project leader Illa J team to do justice to a simple acoustic guitar loop beat from J Dilla’s posthumous archive. Off of… Watch


Rock The Bells 2013 Photo Gallery: Day 1

​Here’s the first day of Rock the Bells as according to our lenses, where we start with Sean Price’s wisecracks and end with Kid Cudi’s space missions.… Read