Common’s The Dreamer/ The Believer drops 12/20. After the jump listen to the album courtesy of 2 Dope Boys. It’s a banger. Also pour yourself a drink and pretend you were at Tuesday’s listening party with Lyor Cohen, Wendy Williams, and Questlove presented by X-Rated. You can pre-order The Dreamer/ The Believerhere.
Common is using the video premiere for his single Sweetto raise money for Haitian relief organization JPHRO which was founded by Sean Penn after the 2010 Earthquakes that struck Haiti.
The video can be seen tonight at 5pm PST/ 8pm Est via UStream for a donation of $1.
Sweet was shot in Haiti and the view of the 2010′s earthquakes devastation is captured as well as the beauty and power of the Haitian people and the land.
Common is also hosting a screening and cocktail party withLos Angeles Confidential Magazine tonight. Guests will be able to purchase photographs taken of Haiti during the filming of Sweet by Stephen Taylor, and also of a series of selected limited edition photos autographed by Common.
Again the all the proceeds from the video premiere and photograph sale go to Haitian relief organization JPHRO.
Common’s 9th studio album, The Dreamer/The Believer will be in stores on December 20th, 2011.
Cocktail Party Info:
Monday November 14, 2011
861 North La Cienega Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90069
Nas teams up with Common for the first single off of Common’s“The Dreamer, The Believer” out November 22.
Yessir, Mr. Illmatic on a song with Lonnie Lynn.
This “Ghetto Dreams” clip was directed by Matt Alonzo.
Buy “Ghetto Dreams” on I-tunes