Common clearly harbors much respect for his ex-girlfriend, Serena Williams. The tennis star is said to have spoken out against racial discrimination after being drug tested more than her peers. When Common was asked about the situation, he barely hesitated to defend the champ.
Serena had been vocal about the situation on Tuesday night. She shared some candid tweets with her following.
Ironically, this comes after a historical loss for Williams. The new mother had been up for a significant win at Wimbledon a couple weeks ago. Had she not lost the game to her German opponent, she could have tied Margaret Court’s record 24 Grand Slam wins.