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  1. 'Selma': Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo List Film's Lessons for Protesters

    5:00 am 12/15/2014

    Director Ava DuVernay and the cast wore "I Can't Breathe" tees after the film's U.S. premiere in NYC: "Don't let Christmas turkey make us take our focus off what needs to be done — this battle isn't going to be won quickly"Read more

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  2. Common Talks 'Glory,' His 'Selma' Duet With John Legend: "It's for Dr. King"

    6:50 pm 12/6/2014

    The rapper also addresses the song's Oscar chances: "The bigger the platform, the more people the message can reach"Read more

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  3. Common Joining Liam Neeson in 'Run All Night' (Exclusive)

    6:01 pm 9/23/2013

    Joel Kinnaman and Ed Harris are already on board the Warner Bros. action project.Read more

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  4. Anna Kendrick, Zoe Saldana, Common to Announce 2013 Spirit Award Nominees

    11:59 am 11/16/2012

    The trio will present the nominations on Tuesday, Nov. 27, in Hollywood.Read more

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  5. 2012 Democratic Convention: Rapper Common Recalls Placing His First Vote

    2:56 pm 9/5/2012

    UPDATED: The hip-hop star tells THR that negative feelings about George W. Bush motivated him to hit the polls for the first time in 2004. Read more

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  6. Jessica Alba, Eva Longoria Tapped for Key Roles at Democratic National Convention

    6:46 pm 8/23/2012

    Actor Jeff Bridges also signs up to raise awareness about childhood hunger in America at both conventions.Read more

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  7. Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Music Compilation 'Cruel Summer' Set For September

    11:29 am 7/23/2012

    After the enormous success of his collaboration with Jay-Z, "Watch the Throne," West is releasing a label roundup featuring John Legend, Big Sean, Common, Q-Tip, Kid Cudi and Mos Def.Read more

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  8. Kanye West, G.O.O.D. Music's 'Cruel Summer' Album Gets a Release Date

    5:27 pm 6/22/2012

    The collaborative collection features artists under West's label, including Common, John Legend, Kid Cudi, Big Sean and Pusha T, among others.Read more

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  9. LUV: Sundance Film Review

    12:45 am 1/25/2012

    Talented young newcomer Michael Rainey Jr. and Common play an impressionable kid and his badass uncle in this Baltimore-set coming-of-age story, which also features Dennis Haysbert as a commanding villain. Read more

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  10. Sundance 2012 Preview: Common in 'LUV' (Exclusive Video)

    12:30 pm 1/17/2012

    The film from writer-director Sheldon Candis will have its world premiere at the Eccles Theatre Monday, Jan. 23.Read more

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