After dropping the Daniel Caesar collaboration ‘HER Love‘, Common delivers his latest single ‘Hercules‘. Over backing vocals from Swizz Beatz, who also produced the track, Common shines as he shows off his witty wordplay.
In the video, directed by Carrick, Common thwarts a convenience store robbery caught on surveillance camera. In between rapping into his iPhone, he saves the day, disarming the thieves before casually walking off. Vince Staples makes a cameo as the cashier.
Common’s album Let Love arrives Aug. 30 featuring appearances from Jill Scott, Leikeli47, BJ the Chicago Kid, A-Trak, Leon Bridges, and more.
“This album is inspired by the book, Let Love Have the Last Word which gave me a path to write about things I had never written about before.”
said Common. He just has kicked off his Let Love Tour in Denver with special guest Nicole Bus. The North American trek continues throughout July and August before traveling to Europe in September. Listen to