Following his tenth studio album, Nobody’s Smiling, in 2014, Common will release his next effort Black America Again on November 4th.
Led by its title track and “Love Star,” the guest-heavy (there is just one song, excluding interludes, where Common goes it alone) 15-track outing will feature the likes of Bilal, Stevie Wonder, BJ The Chicago Kid, John Legend and others. With pre-orders available now, the tracklist can be seen below.
1. Joy And Peace f. Bilal
2. Home f. Bilal
3. Word From Moe Luv Interlude
4. Black America Again f. Stevie Wonder
5. Love Star f. PJ
6. On A Whim Interlude
7. Red Wine f. Elena
9. A Moment In The Sun Interlude
10. Unfamiliar f. PJ
11. A Bigger Picture Called Free f. Syd
12. The Day Women Took Over f. BJ The Chicago Kid
13. Rain f. John Legend
14. Little Chicago Boy f. Tasha Cobbs
15. Letter To The Free f. Bilal
UPDATE: Along with the announcement, Common has also shared the album’s closing track, “Letter To The Free” featuring Bilal.