Common poses for photographs for the AMC series "Hell on Wheels" in Cannes. (Oct. 4, 2011)

*Common and will.i.am have been recruited for a new TV documentary about the power of hip-hop.

The pair will team up to shoot “Bouncing Cats,” which chronicles one man’s attempt to improve the lives of Ugandan children through the use of music and breakdance.

Common will serve as the narrator, while the Black Eyed Peas star will be among those who have agreed to talk about the power of rap and hip-hop.

The film, which will also feature Mos Def, will debut in Nov. 19 on The Documentary Channel (DOC).