You gave me a voice in the world It’s been hard to choose another girl
Legendary rapper Common has released his 12th studio album, Let Love. The album is the first from the rapper since 2016’s Black America Again,
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The album was inspired by his memoir Let Love Have the Last Word, which was released earlier in the year. It features contributions from Daniel Caeser, Swizz Beatz, Leikeli47, BJ The Chicago Kid, Jill Scott, more.
The first single from the album is “HER Love,” which is a continuation of the “I Used to Love H.E.R.” series. The song features Common rapping over a J Dilla beat. On that decision, he told us:
I had to make sure in my heart I wasn’t doing something that he would be against.
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Stream Let Love below.
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