Archive for the 'Podcasts' Category

Drake Appears on John Calipari’s Cal Cast Podcast

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

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In a move that is sure to delight scores of magazine editors who would physically fight each other for a Drake sit-down, the 6 God sat down with University of Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari for an extensive interview on his Cal Cast podcast. Drake, a big Kentucky fan, has forged a friendship with the coach over the years and was even gifted with a championship ring by Calipari after the team won the title in 2012.

Their 45-minute conversation touches on a number of topics including the mentorship Calipari has provided to Drake, his intense work ethic, his fear of missing opportunities, the upcoming More Life playlist project with Apple Music and interestingly enough, his desire to revive his acting career in the near future.

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Danny Brown Premieres “Rolling Stone” on NPR Podcast

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

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Danny Brown recently sat down with the big homie Timmhotep Aku for NPR’s All Songs +1 podcast to discuss a myriad of subjects including his love for Nas and “If I Ruled The World”, which Danny says is his favorite Rap song of all time, the honesty of narrative Rap and his desire to take risks with his music.

At around the 26:00 minute mark, they preview the track “Rolling Stone” off Danny’s new album Atrocity Exhibition and he explains how the collaboration with Petite Noir came about after a Twitter encounter. Finally, they discuss the Kendrick Lamar and Ab-Soul assisted cut “Really Doe” and dive into the “freak show” concept behind the album.

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Isaiah Rashad on Juan Epstein

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

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On the latest Juan Epstein podcast, Isaiah Rashad opens up to Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds about his drug and alcohol problems, saying he tore his stomach lining due to excessive drinking and use of Xanax on the Oxymoron tour which led to his hiatus. He also talks TDE, his love of “ignorant rap,” wrestling, and his new album The Sun’s Tirade that drops this Friday. Plus much more.

Hit the jump to check out the episode and also his latest song “Park.”

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N.O.R.E. & DJ EFN ft. Gunplay & Capone – Drink Champs Podcast (Ep. 4)

Friday, April 15th, 2016

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It’s a twofer this week on the Drink Champs podcast as Nore and DJ EFN are joined by both Gunplay and N-O’s partner Capone.

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N.O.R.E. & DJ EFN ft. DMX – Drink Champs Podcast (Ep. 3)

Friday, April 8th, 2016

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N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN are joined this week on the Drink Champs podcast by the incomparable DMX. Watch the clip below of X speaking on rapping for an unimpressed Puffy only to later be offered a Bad Boy deal after an agreement with Def Jam was in the works.  He also speaks on battling Jay Z multiple times, The LOX, 2 Pac, his struggles with addiction and much more.

Stream the full episode below or via iTunes

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N.O.R.E. & DJ EFN ft. Jadakiss & Ja Rule – Drink Champs Podcast (Ep. 2)

Friday, April 1st, 2016

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I haven’t had a chance to listen to this yet, but there’s literally no way this isn’t an amazing podcast. Between Nore, Kiss and Ja, this trio was there for, or privy to, pretty much everything significant that happened during the 90’s. HANG HANG!

Listen below.

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ItsTheReal x Harry Fraud & Smoke DZA – A Waste of Time Podcast (Ep. 44)

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

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On this week’s installment of ItsTheReal’s ‘A Waste of Time’ Podcast, Jeff and Eric are joined by Harry Fraud and the Kushed God himself, Smoke DZA. The pair just dropped their new album He Has Risen, and they discuss that and much more over the course of an hour or so. Continue below to listen.

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ItsTheReal x A-Trak – A Waste of Time Podcast (Ep. 35)

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

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Esteemed co-founder of Fool’s Gold Records and world renowned party rocker A-Trak joins Eric and Jeff on the latest ‘Waste of Time Podcast’:

On this week’s episode of A Waste of Time with ItsTheReal, we brought our friend A-Trak to the Upper West Side to talk Kanye, Juicy J, Q-Tip, Peeway Longway, the aesthetics of OVO’s website, DJ Khaled’s snapchat, and of course, Cam’Ron!

If you’re like me, you’re here for the Cam stories, so the guys were kind enough to offer this preview clip during which A-Trak speaks on a car trip out to Jersey with himself, Dame Dash and Killa. Classic material.

Listen to the full ‘cast below.

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Joe Budden – I’ll Name This Podcast Later (Ep. 43)

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

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Joey, Marisa and Rory talk The Grammys, Steph Curry’s wife blowing up Twitter, Taxstone‘s recent interview with DJ Vlad and more.

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ItsTheReal x Currensy – A Waste of Time Podcast (Ep. 30)

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

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With his new album Canal Street Confidential in the streets, it was only right that Eric and Jeff lured Spitta into their lair for the latest installment of the ‘A Waste of Time Podcast.’

Listen below and stream the new LP here in full.

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