Last week, Common appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to discuss his latest musical project, A Beautiful Revolution Pt 1 — a collection rooted in his need to create art discussing police brutality, social justice, and political activism. It’s vital movement music that finds the acclaimed GRAMMY-, Emmy-, and Oscar-winning artist, activist, actor, and two-time New York Times Bestselling author motivated by something bigger than his art as he "bridges different generations of civil rights movements together (NPR Music).
Watch Common tell Stephen Colbert how Stevie Wonder’s (a collaborator on A Beautiful Revolution Pt 1) “Isn’t She Lovely” was the first song that touched his soul: https://youtu.be/iJjUHIXMHMI
In the meantime, check out a special live performance video of the entirety of A Beautiful Revolution Pt. 1 here: https://found.ee/Common_ABRPart1Video