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100 Hip-Hop Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

From the random to the serious and everything in between, check out 100 Hip-Hop Facts That Will Blow Your Mind.

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Common Shows Up With Face Tattoos and Septum Piercing on ‘Suicide Squad’ Set [PHOTOS]

Comic book fans have clamored for the movie 'Suicide Squad' for a while now. Now they get another sneak peek at what's to come with some newly leaked photos from the set in Toronto. Common was caught on the set of the DC Comics flick in character, sporting face tattoos and a septum piercing.

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10 Things We Learned From the ‘Entourage’ Movie

So what happens in the movie? Before you hit theaters on June 3 and hug it out with the bros, here are 10 Things We Learned From the Entourage Movie.

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10 Years Ago: Common Finds His Voice on ‘Be’ Album

On the 10-year anniversary of Common's 'Be' album, we take a look at how the rapper found his voice.

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The Biggest R&B News Stories in 2015 (So Far)

From Pharrell being hit with a major lawsuit to a Destiny's Child reunion and more, take a look at some of the top R&B news stories of 2015 so far.

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15 Rappers That Are Way More Luckier Than You

Find out which artists are making it some way, somehow through the luck of the (predominantly black) Irish with 15 Rappers That Are Way More Luckier Than You.

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Common Talks Oscars, Family, Single Life & More on ‘Ebro in the Morning’ [VIDEO]

Common has a new name now -- it’s Oscar winner Common. That’s how Hot 97’s Ebro in the Morning crew acknowledged the Chicago rhymer during this interview. Com is still beaming from his Academy Award win for Best Original Song for “Glory.” The “Nobody’s Smiling” creator also discussed a myriad of topics as well.

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Common Discusses Oprah Diss, Jay Z’s Reaction to His Oscar Win on ‘Jimmy Kimmel’ [VIDEO]

There’s no question that Common is beaming right now. After winning his first-ever Oscar at the 87th annual Academy Awards, the Chicago rhymer appeared on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' to talk about his glorious win for Best Original Song for 'Glory.'

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10 Music Milestones From Great Black Artists

Just think, without Ella Fitzgerald, the first African American woman to win a Grammy Award, it may not have been possible for Beyonce to win 20 of those prestigious awards. In honor of Black History Month, peep our gallery for a look at in 10 Music Milestones From Great Black Artists.

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The Weeknd vs. John Legend & Common – The Boombox Battle

In this week's The Boombox Battle, songs from the Weeknd and John Legend and Common compete for the win.

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