Common has always been an artist that uses his platform to awaken the public.


With his latest single, “Letter to the Free”, he delivers a message of standing tall in the face of racial oppression in this country.


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The song is a track off of his upcoming Black America Again album, set to drop on November 4.


Taking open and direct japs at politics, the Black Lives Matter movement, and the polluted racial climate, Common is setting the tone of current events to some impressive beats.


Check out the single below.

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About The Author Samantha Callender

Samantha Callender is a multimedia journalist whose work ranges from entertainment journalism to pieces highlighting social issues in multicultural communities. Samantha strives to find intersects between entertainment and social matters, believing that pop culture has the power to not only entertain the masses, but to educate them as well. Her goal when storytelling is to write pieces that serve as a catalyst to prompt dialogue and activism. Her work can be seen on VIBE, The Source, Jet Magazine, The Root, and Cosmopolitan Magazine.

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