An Evening with Common | WVIA

An Evening with Common

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Originally aired Tuesday, March 31st at 7p on WVIA-TV

Common rose to prominence as one of hip-hop's most poetic and respected lyricists. The two-time Grammy Award winner most recently won a Golden Globe Award® for Best Song and an Academy Award® for Best Original Song for "Glory" from the 2014 film Selma, in which he co-starred as 1960s Civil Rights Movement leader James Bevel.

 

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