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Common Featuring John Legend – “Glory” | Video

During Sunday’s Golden Globes, Common and John Legend nabbed the award for Best Original Song for “Glory,” off the Selma original soundtrack. Less than 24 hours later, the dynamic duo have released the accompanying soul-stirring video. The clip has Common and Legend performing on a brightly lit stage, intercut with scenes from … READ MORE

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1-2-1 with Jeff Staple featuring Common | Video

Legendary Chicago MC Common was the latest interviewee for the 1-2-1 with Jeff Staple video interview series. It is amazing how paths get crossed in life, as Jeff had actually designed one of Common’s record covers over a decade ago while they were both at Rawkus records. … READ MORE


HBO Game of Thrones – Official Mixtape to Feature Big Boi, Common and Wale

It isn’t just for WonderCon goers or fantasy fans anymore. The blood-letting, Machiavellian world of Game of Thrones has found new viewers across all demographics and especially among the urban scene. To further attract those who aren’t familiar with the gory tale or the George R.R. Martin … READ MORE

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40oz NYC x Magic Stick – Collaboration Collection

In a record-breaking collaboration project in Asia, 40oz NYC is partnering with Japanese streetwear brand, Magic Stick, for an eleven-piece collection. Their gear will be available through their pop-up shop at COMMON in Tokyo, including Japan-exclusive pieces. Naturally, the lineup consists of plenty of headwear, eight in … READ MORE


Ken Goto – “Extended Vacation Tokyo” Exhibition

San Francisco based photographer Ken Goto will be opening a new exhibition in Tokyo next month. Goto has named the exhibition, Extended Vacation Tokyo, and invited artists to paint over his photographs. In total, there are 20 Japanese and American artists involved in this project, including Aruto … READ MORE


AMOS – Generic Character Brand Store | Tokyo

British artist and designer James Jarvis conceptualized AMOS a decade ago, and they are celebrating the 10th anniversary of the brand this year. They will be opening the AMOS Generic Character Brand Store in Tokyo for a five-day period. The store is said to be packed with … READ MORE


Rostarr – Ikonoclysm Exhibition | Tokyo

Rostarr will be hopping onto a plane and crossing the Pacific Ocean to hold an exhibition in Tokyo entitled Ikonoclysm. The artist have prepared some original works for this exhibition in his signature style combining calligraphy and graphics. Attendees will be able to witness paintings as well … READ MORE


THE SESSION TOKYO – Multi-brand Pop Up Store | Tokyo

The common phrase Ura-Harajuku or Ura-Hara refers to the back streets of Harajuku, where independent select shops, menswear and streetwear brands dwell. Many of the brands were started by designers born in 1975 and 1976, who have become the leaders of the Ura-Hara movement right now. Brands … READ MORE


Blind Barber For Gillette – Pop-Up Barber Shop Opening With Common | Event Recap

A thoroughly modern building is the last place you should find a relic of the past. But that is exactly what you will find at the 8th floor of MILK Studios in New York City – a turn of century saloon (make that “turn of 2 centuries”). … READ MORE


Common – “The Dreamer, The Believer” YouTube Presents Performance | Live Now

In celebrating his forthcoming album, “The Dreamer, The Believer”, Common is throwing poetic verses as part of YouTube Presents concert series. Though the performance is currently taking place at an undisclosed locations with an intimate set of friends and fans, you can take part still by view … READ MORE


Common vs. Nas – “Life’s a Bitch” Video | Directed by Court Dunn

Nasir Jones was just 20 years old when his debut album, Illmatic, dropped in 1994. It has since been hailed as a rap classic by music critics and fans alike, and is widely credited as helping to jumpstart an East Coast hip hop renaissance. It also heralded … READ MORE