Common‘s now been in the game for decades, and as he prepares to drop his tenth album, he doesn’t sound like he’s lost a lyrical step; at least if new release Diamonds is any indication. Featuring a verse from his fellow G.O.O.D. Music labelmate Big Sean, Diamonds features a bouncing beat from No I.D. and, of course, some serious triple entendres from Common (word to Len Bias). Nobody Smiling is set to drop July 22, salute a legend.
Written by Nathan S. on 07/8/14
Rap is young man’s game, always churning old waters for the next new thing, always feeding the bones of the previous generation to the next. So it’s no surprise that only a select few manage to build careers that last...
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