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John Legend And Common took home the Oscar for Best Original Song for their collaboration on Glory, the song from the movie Selma. The two Chicago natives gave a moving performance (below) before snagging the award. Read more
Check out Jay-Z and Common’s new track, Open Letter Pt 11. Last week Jay dropped the original now Common has jumped on part 2, saying: “So here it is, Peace & Respect to @S_C_ and anyone that stands up for the people! Open Letter Part II.
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Common is about to have his Chicago apartment put in foreclosure for failure to pay his mortgage, according to TMZ. The rapper/actor has allegedly failed to make mortgage payments since March.
Bank Of America has filed document claiming Common, real name Lonnie Lynn. Jr, and his manager got a mortgage for a condo back in 2008 but the two stopped making the monthly, $2,285 payments.
The Bank wants to sell the property to recoup the amount of the mortgage, plus interest and penalties, which total $345,389.52.
Common appeared on Chelsea Lately last night and dishes about his role in Hells on Wheels, the kind of women he likes to date and more.