The 72nd Golden Globe awards aired Sunday night and Common along with John Legendtook home an award for their many talents! Prince graced the stage to present the two with the best original song award for “Glory” from the film Selma. Common accepted the award with some words of wisdom saying,
“I am the hopeful black woman who was denied the right to vote. I am the caring white supporter,” Common added. “I am the unarmed black kid, who maybe needed a hand, but instead of was given a bullet.
“Selma has awakened my humanity, he continued, thanking Ava DuVernay, Oprah and more.
John Legend also chimed in,
“I’m so honored to be a part of this amazing film,” “We’re so grateful to write this song.”