Tag Archives: Common

COMMON: ‘Resurrection’ 7″ (2015)

Resurrection Common seven inchIf you were to re-press a Common track on 45 – you couldn’t pick one with a better name than Resurrection, the title track from Common’s 1994 LP back when he was known as Common Sense. But hang on – it’s not one of Common’s dreaded Mr Loverman raps is it? Fear not – it’s a reassuringly cringe-free slice of lyrical free association. Incidentally, you’re not actually

COMMON: I Used To Love Her (Maars reggae re-rub)(2013) Free download

Rating: ★★★★★ DJ Maars is never a man to let grass grow under his feet as far as reggae rerubs are concerned. Indeed, if his twin loves reggae and hip-hop are anything to go by – he’s probably too busy smoking it instead. Though not so busy that he doesn’t have time to bust out a splice of one of his all-time favourite hip-hop rhymes from Common with the riddim from Shy FX’s summer reggae anthem Soon