Common is one of the most renowned MCs in the history of hip-hop. Since the young South Side rapper released his stellar debut, Can I Borrow A Dollar?, in 1992, the man born Lonnie Corant Jaman Shuka Rashid Lynn, has curated an immense discography of experimental, uplifting albums and a plethora of head-nodding, thought-provoking singles that makes the best Common songs essential for hip-hop heads everywhere.
After announcing that his new album ‘A Beautiful Revolution Pt. 2’ will be landing on 10th September, Common appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to reveal new single ‘When We Move’, featuring Black Thought and Seun Kuti.
James Blake appeared on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to do a bare-bones, piano-and-vocal cover of “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face” (made famous by Roberta Flack), and he also released a studio version and announced that it will appear on his new Covers EP, due December 11 via Polydor.