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How Beyoncé, Lupita Nyong'o, Common & More Are Honoring MLK Day

How Stars Are Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

Originally posted 01/19/2015 03:00PM

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, celebrities took to social media Monday to share their favorite quotes from the civil rights leader – and show how they are keeping his legacy alive.

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Common Discusses Race Relations with MTV for Martin Luther King Day (VIDEO)

Originally posted 01/18/2015 03:00PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "3995314712001" "" "" "auto"] MTV will air in black and white for 12 hours on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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President Obama Hosts a Screening of Selma

President Obama Hosts a Screening of Selma

Originally posted 01/17/2015 01:20PM

The White House welcomed stars from the Martin Luther King biopic for a private viewing of Selma on Friday night.

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The Story Behind Selma's Golden Globe-Winning Song 'Glory'

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The Story Behind Selma's Golden Globe-Winning Song 'Glory'

Originally posted 01/12/2015 06:35PM

After taking home a Golden Globe for best original song in a motion picture, artists Common and John Legend explained how they came together to create "Glory."

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The Internet's Most Shared Moments from the 2015 Golden Globes

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The Internet's Most Shared Moments from the 2015 Golden Globes

Originally posted 01/12/2015 05:50PM

Between all the heartfelt acceptance speeches and meme-able celebrity reactions, Sunday's Golden Globes was full of moments that kept social networks full of award show observations.

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Common and John Legend Win the Golden Globe for Best Original Song – Motion Picture

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Common and John Legend Win the Golden Globe for Best Original Song – Motion Picture

Originally posted 01/11/2015 09:15PM

Common and John Legend won the Golden Globe for best original song – motion picture on Sunday night for "Glory."

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Khloé Kardashian and Rumored New Beau Attend Music Party in L.A. | Khloe Kardashian

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Khloé Kardashian and Rumored New Beau Attend Music Party in L.A.

Originally posted 04/10/2014 03:30PM

Khloé Kardashian attended a party to hear a new record on Wednesday, but was she listening more to her heart than the music?

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Serena Williams Dances at Impromptu Common Concert | Common, Serena Williams

Serena Williams Dances at Impromptu Common Concert

Originally posted 10/31/2011 05:55AM

Serena Williams was in the mood to dance during a surprise performance by rumored on-again flame Common at the premiere party for AMC's Hell on Wheels. The rapper, who also costars in the show, unexpectedly took the stage during the bash at Union Station's Harvey House in L.A. to sing three songs, including a "Hell on Wheels"-inspired rap in which he gave shout-outs to his cast. – Jessica Wedemeyer

Serena Williams Skirts Question About Dating Common

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Serena Williams Skirts Question About Dating Common

Originally posted 06/05/2008 02:40PM

Although spring sprung rumors that Serena Williams and the rapper Common were an item, the tennis champ plays it coy when pressed for comment on the relationship.

"I think he's a great guy," Williams, 26, tells Ebony for its July issue.

"He's obviously a great artist who is timeless and classic. You can't beat that. But I have to focus on tennis because that's my goal in life."

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Serena Williams & Common's Cozy Miami Weekend | Common, Serena Williams

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Serena Williams & Common's Cozy Miami Weekend

Originally posted 04/17/2008 10:15AM

Tennis star Serena Williams and hip-hop artist Common made no secret of their blossoming relationship this past weekend in Miami, where they went club-hopping hand-in-hand.

The new couple were spotted Saturday night holding hands at a Knight's Head Microbrew party at the South Beach haunt Mokai. Later in the evening, Williams, 26, and Common, 36, were once again spotted holding hands, trying to get into Prive nightclub – but failed since Common (wearing shorts) violated the hot spot's dress policy.

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