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    Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:29:04

    Common Details Forthcoming Politically Driven Album, "Black America Again" -

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    Common is set to release his next studio album, Black America Again, on November 4th via ARTium/Def Jam Recordings. Prior to the release of the record, the Chicago-born rapper, "will host a special event at Atlanta's Morehouse College on October 24th, discussing the prevalent themes and issues that inspired Black America Again," reports Rolling Stone.

    The album features a stunning list of collaborators, including Bilal, Stevie Wonder, BJ the Chicago Kid, John Legend, and many others. Back in September, Common released the music video for the first single of the record, "Black America Again" [ft. Stevie Wonder]. Watch it below.

    Common last released Nobody's Smiling in 2014. The album reached number 6 on the Billboard 200, and received generally positive review.

    Common – Black America Again Tracklist:

    1. "Joy and Peace" [ft. Bilal]
    2. "Home" [ft. Bilal]
    3. "Word From Moe Luv Interlude"
    4. "Black American Again" [ft. Stevie Wonder]
    5. "Love Star" [ft. Marsha Ambrosius & PJ]
    6. "On a Whim Interlude"
    7. "Red Wine" [ft. Syd & Elena]
    8. "Pyramids"
    9. "A Moment In the Sun Interlude"
    10. "Unfamiliar" [ft. PJ]
    11. "A Bigger Picture Called Free" [ft. Syd & Bilal]
    12. "The Day Women Took Over" [ft. BJ the Chicago Kid]
    13. "Rain" [ft. John Legend]
    14. "Little Chicago Boy" [ft. Tasha Cobbs]
    15 "Letter To the Free" [ft. Bilal]

    Listen To Common And Gregory Porter Address Refugee Crisis In New Song, "Running (Refugee Song)"

    Preorder Common Black America Again on iTunes

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    10.18.16



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