In an exclusive interview with GRAMMY.com, GRAMMY-winning rapper Common discussed reaching out to younger artists for his latest project, Nobody's Smiling, and the importance of exposing youth to various art forms, among other topics.
This backstage interview at Essence Music Festival 2016 gives a quick look at some of the big things the rapper was working on in the studio.
Watch Recording Academy President/CEO Neil Portnow and Common's remarks regarding the value of creators who work to earn a living in the music industry at the 58th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 15, 2016, at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
British singer/songwriter James Bay shares how he chases catchy melodies and valuable lessons learned playing in small venues, among other topics.
Common is interviewed on the red carpet at the 52nd GRAMMY Awards on Jan. 31, 2010, at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter Jazmine Sullivan opens up about how overcoming a bad relationship incited Reality Show, her first new studio album in five years.
GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter Jhené Aiko discusses how the completion of her debut studio album, Souled Out, lifted a weight off her shoulders.
GRAMMY winner Common discusses performing "Glory" on the 57th GRAMMY telecast and why he is grateful for the opportunity to perform on Music's Biggest Night during an interview at rehearsals for the 57th GRAMMYs Awards on Feb. 7, 2015, in Los Angeles.
GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter Nick Jonas discusses beginning a new chapter with his 2014 self-titled album and collaborating with Demi Lovato on "Avalanche."
In an exclusive interview with GRAMMY.com, DJ/producer Dillon Francis discussed his forthcoming debut album, Money Sucks, Friends Rule, and creating the video for "Get Low" with director Mister Whitmore.
In an exclusive interview with GRAMMY.com, pop singer/songwriter Kiesza discusses her hit "Hideaway" and how music allows her to better connect with others.