Common

Common interviewed tennis great Serena Williams about the complexities of the sports world.

Following Monday evening's debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, the San Francisco 49ers quarterback, who's been protesting the national anthem, had strong opinions about both the Democratic and Republican nominees.

The 'Suicide Squad' actor will be producing an upcoming remake of 'Cooley High' alongside DeVon Franklin and Tony Krantz.

The disgraced comedian, who fell from grace after getting caught up in a sex scandal, has been battling a deteriorating eye disorder called keratoconus.

ESSENCE Festival 2016 is finally upon us, and with festivities just hours away, ESSENCE has announced they will celebrate the life of Prince with a New Orleans-themed tribute on Sunday (July 3).

Often, when our favorite artists get popular, their come-up gets obscured behind their explosion onto the scene. But the truth is, your favorite artist was hustling long before their “overnight success.” In The Ed Lover Show‘s “Behind The Hip Hop” segment, you get a close look into the hustle of today’s hottest artists and how they […]

Following more than a decade of waiting, Ice Cube has shared the first trailer for the film, “Barbershop: The Next Cut,” exclusively on The Urban Daily.

On Dec 3, 8/7 central, The Wiz is heading back to its roots – the stage  – and will be performed live on NBC. Directed by Kenny Leon (he directed Lifetime’s 2012 Steel Magnolias remake), The Wiz Live! will continue the tradition of NBC’s recent trend of live musical performances. We can’t wait to see the show, and here are five […]

Oscar and Grammy Award-winning rapper/actor Common is critical of the amount of media attention that Donald Trump has received since announcing his 2016 presidential bid. “I feel like the integrity of the media is gone in many areas because when you choose to just be like, ‘Ok, we’re gonna show this Donald Trump because we […]

Talk about being mature. After the picture of Drake and Serena Williams making out in public surfaced, many wondered if Common would react. Did he punch a wall? Did he cry? Well, TMZ caught up with the “Blue Sky” rapper at an airport in Beverly Hills to get his thoughts on the new lovebirds. “You know, I mean, […]

The Sound

For a while, the greatest films of the year have been decided by a group of old, mostly white men. The Academy is sensibly looking to change that. Associated Press reports that Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have invited 322 folks in the entertainment business for possible membership. They include Common, Emma Stone, Kevin Hart, John Legend and Dope director Rick […]