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Oscar Winner Common Reveals Why He Was Banned As Speaker at Kean University

Academy Award-winning artist Common delivered the commencement address at the City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) graduation ceremony on May 2, and sat down with Chicago radio personality Kendra G to chat about his recent Oscar win, how the singer heated things up during a recent concert, and why he was banned as a speaker at Kean University. Take a look.

“Chicago Morning Takeover” co-host Kendra G is proud to call Common a friend, and has watched his career soar from singer, to actor, and now Oscar winner.

Aside from his name, nothing has changed for this superstar who started out from humble beginnings in Chicago, positively affecting every person who crossed his path with his kind words, activism and pure heart.