The Ben and Ashley I Almost Famous Podcast

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Fan Favorite and one of the most popular Bachelors Ben Higgins and Ashley Iaconetti, the notorious crier from ABC’s Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise, will be covering everything relationships and breaking down the new season of the Bachelorette. They will include interviews with celebrities, past Bachelor and Bachelorette contestants, and interactions from their most loyal fans.

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12 Days of The Bachelorette: Clayton & Susie Check in Part 2
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Ben and Ashley's conversation with Clayton and Susie continues! Get caught up with the latest Bachelor before we kick off the new season of The Bachelorette! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 03, 2022
12 Days of The Bachelorette: Clayton & Susie Check-in Part 1
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We're counting down to the premiere of The Bachelorette! But before we follow Gabby and Rachel on their journey for love, we have to check in with our most recent Bachelor and the one that captured his heart! Listen in for an exclusive update from Clayton Echard and Susie Evans and find out their plans for a future together! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 02, 2022
12 Days of The Bachelorette: Cast Superlatives
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We’re celebrating our countdown to the premiere of Gabby and Rachel’s season of The Bachelorette! Ben and Ashley have already shared their first impressions of the contestants, but now it’s time to vote on our cast superlatives! Who will be the biggest villain? Who will get class clown? Most improved?? Guess along with Ben and Ashley as we look forward to the new season! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 01, 2022
Bigfoot Bachelor
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The new season of The Bachelorette is fast approaching and the rumors are flying!  Ben and Ashley share everything they know about the new season, including Nick Viall's candid reaction to filming.  We hear the truth about Pilot Pete and why you won't see him in Paradise.  And, find out why Ben is searching for true stories of Sasquatch! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 28, 2022
Almost Famous OGs: Make or Break-Up with Sarah Brice
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The OGs are talking Bachelor break-ups! Does social media shorten relationships?? Trista and Bob have some thoughts on Michelle &Nayte and Katie & John! And we reconnect with Sarah Brice from The Bachelor Season 7 to break down her break-up from Bachelor Charlie O’Connell! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 24, 2022
Bachelorette Roster Rundown
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It's our favorite time of year: the contestants for the upcoming Bachelorette season have been announced! Ben and Ashley share their honest first impressions when they see the men trying to win the hearts of Rachel OR Gabby.  But it's not all excitement, because there have been a few break-ups in Bachelor Nation. We get into the split between Michelle and Nayte, and the surprise end of Katie Thurston and John Hersey's relationship.  Plus, find out why Mike Johnston hopes to see a love triangle on this upcoming season! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 22, 2022
Bachelor Journeys Evolved
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Ashley is hanging out with some Bachelor fan favorites for an intimate update on their journey for love since leaving the show! ‘’   Clare Crawley reveals everything she learned from her relationship with Dale and she clears some things up about what went down between her and Matt James before he became the Bachelor.   Hannah G and Dylan spill some details about their wedding planning and we find out if they’ll make an appearance on Paradise!   Plus, Heather Martin gives us an insider update on her bestie Hannah Brown and her new relationship!   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 17, 2022
Almost Famous OG: The Next Generation with Jason Mesnick and Andrew Firestone
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Bob and Trista have a throwback Bachelor hang with former leads Andrew Firestone and Jason Mesnick!   Now that all the roses have been passed out, these Bachelors are married with kids! Find out how Jason reacted when he got recognized by his son’s basketball coach.   And, Trista and Andrew discuss their kids sliding into each other’s DMs See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 16, 2022
Bachelorette PTO with Jason Tartick
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Ben is breaking down all the Bachelor headlines with guest cohost Jason Tartick!  We hear an update on engaged life with Kaitlyn Bristowe and Jason reveals some surprising details about their upcoming wedding!   Plus, Ben and Jason share the stories of how they convinced their bosses to give them time off to go on The Bachelorette.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 14, 2022
Almost Famous OG: Bad to the Carbone
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Bob Guiney and Trista Sutter are hanging out with a serious Bachelor OG from behind the scenes! Producer Jason Carbone has some unbelievable stories from his time working on The Bachelor during the early seasons!   He was there for EVERYTHING: The dates, the travel, the make-outs… and he’s ready to tell all.   We hear his first impression of Trista and how the show has changed from a fantasy story into reality TV. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 11, 2022
Ashley's Girls Trip with UberEats
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Ashley is having a girls day out with her favorite Bachelor besties!  Heather Martin, Krystal Nielsen, Tenley Molzahn, Becca Tilley, Clare Crawley and more are hanging out with Ashley and spilling all the tea! And to make things extra cozy, we had face masks, robes and slippers brought right to the room through UberEats! Plus, a mentalist gives the girls a reading and seriously blows their minds!  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 09, 2022
Get a Grippo
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Ben and Ashley are ready to break down all the latest Bachelor Nation headlines!   Lauren Lane is pregnant with baby #2! How does Ben feel about that?? And with Paradise right around the corner, there’s a lot of rumors circulating about who will and won’t show up on the beach! Plus, we discuss the investigative Tik Tok that suggests Greg Grippo might not be as single as he seems… See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 08, 2022
Almost Famous OG: Bachelor Yearbook
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Bob Guiney and Trista Sutter take a look back in their Bachelor Yearbook and talk to Desiree Hartsock about her memories on the show. Find out what happened in her life since her split from Brooks Forester!  Trista reveals what set off the Bachelorette group chat recently.  And, we play a round of Bachelor Superlatives and hand out our "Most Likely To's"! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 03, 2022
Plot Twist Proposal
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Ben and Ashley have the latest in Bachelor Nation headlines! We tell you everything about what happened when Becca Kufrin popped the question to Thomas. How did she become one of the biggest Paradise success stories?? Tayshia is hosting the MTV Movie Awards! What does this mean for her future in the franchise? And, Ben opens up about a troubling situation in his hometown.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 01, 2022
Almost Famous OG: Not Here to Make Friends
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Our OGs Bob Guiney and Trista Sutter look back at some of the unforgettable Bachelor villains that were there for the “wrong reasons”.   We reconnect with Wes Hayden from Jillian’s season of The Bachelorette, and we find out how his life changed after seeing himself as “the villain” on TV.   And, we talk to Gwen Gioia from The Bachelor Season 2 and Bachelor Pad to find out how the “Pad” is MUCH different than Paradise.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 26, 2022
Digital Roses
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Ben and Ashley break down this busy week in Bachelor headlines! Was Jordan Rogers taking shots at Ben on social media... on his wedding day?? We discuss the bombshell reveal of Becca Tilley's long-term relationship.  And, why hasn't Wells "graduated" to host of Paradise?? Should Paradise have a different host from the mainline Bachelor franchise? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 24, 2022
Almost Famous OG: Show Me the Money
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Our OGs Bob Guiney and Trista Sutter are throwing it back with Bachelor Pad favorites Michelle Money and Tenley Molzahn.   Find out how it really feels to be the victim of a “bad edit” and how you can be redeemed after being framed as a “villain”.   And, Tenley and Michelle share some unbelievable stories from going on The Bachelor before social media!   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 19, 2022
The Return of Bachelors Past
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Ben is hosting the ultimate Bachelor Man Panel with former leads Jason Mesnick and Bob Guiney!   They share some MAJOR secrets from their season that they can only reveal to another Bachelor! Plus, they help Ben break down the latest in Bachelor headlines. Find out which contestant has been on a date with Harry Styles, and you’ll never guess which former Bachelor was familiar with the “platinum vagine”! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 17, 2022
Almost Famous OGs: The Prince and the Virgin with Lorenzo Borghese and Sadie Murray
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Bob Guiney and Trista Sutter have a Royal throwback in store when they welcome former Bachelor Lorenzo Borghese!  Lorenzo holds NOTHING back when he reveals secrets from his time on the show and we hear the REAL reason why he didn't get engaged after he handed out the final rose.  Then, Bob and Trista bring on Lorenzo's "runner- up"...his number 2...the woman he didn't pick...Sadie Murray. Will it be awkward or is this reunion their 2nd chance at love? Will anyone be getting a rose during this podcast?   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 12, 2022
Bachelor Boys Trip with Ben Higgins, Wells Adams, Andrew Firestone and Chris Harrison
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Ben is on a boys golf trip to Pebble Beach with Bachelor Nation favorites Wells, Andrew and Chris.  Come along for the wild ride.    Discover how former Bachelor Andrew Firestone met Wells while in High School and Wells was just a kid. You won't believe Andrew's connection to the entire Adams Family. We learn that Andrew is responsible for Wells getting onto the show in the first place!   Plus, find out the REAL reason Andrew signed up to be the lead on The Bachelor season 3. The trip was great… except Ben lost his bags! Thankfully Uber Eats saved the day by getting Ben his essentials. Thanks to Uber Eats for sending Ben, Wells, Andrew and Chris on this epic boys trip! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 11, 2022
Mystery Blonde
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Scott Disick was spotted with a "mystery blonde" that true Bachelor fans will recognize! Ben and Ashley break down all the details on Corinne Olympios and her new guy!  Ben shares all on his reunion with Chris Harrison and we get an inside update on his wedding to Lauren Zima.  Plus, Ben and Ashley discuss what The Bachelor should change about the show going forward.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 10, 2022
Almost Famous OG: Famous Fans
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Our Bachelor OGs Bob Guiney and Trista Sutter go back to 2003 and share some of the unbelievable things they did right after their seasons aired!  Trista spills everything about her role in a Brad Paisley music video and you won't believe whose birthday party Bob was invited to! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 05, 2022
Choo Choo Cheugy
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Ben and Ashley have a Bachelor Nation headline round-up! Clayton Echard opens up about hitting “rock bottom”, the latest on Jojo and Jordan’s wedding, and the newest mom-to-be in Bachelor world!   Plus, Ashley gets a crash course in what’s cool and what’s “cheugy”. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 03, 2022
Mama Knows Best at this Almost Famous/Help I Suck at Dating Crossover Party!
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Ben and Ashley are hanging out with Jared and Dean from Help I Suck at Dating for a special crossover party presented by Pandora!    And, our special guests are the women who know these Bachelor Nation superstars best... their moms!   Hear all the embarrassing stories from their childhood and soak up some motherly wisdom!  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 02, 2022
Almost Famous OG: OG vs IG
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The OGs are taking you into their top secret list of Bachelor Nation contacts to surprise some of our favorite members of the franchise! When you hang out with Bob Guiney and Trista Sutter, you never know WHO might show up from Bachelor history! Anything and everything is on the table!   Plus, Bob reveals how an emotional moment with Colton Underwood influenced the name of his son! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 28, 2022
Bachelor Headlines!
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Ben and Ashley break down all the news this week in Bachelor Nation! We discuss who was spotted with who at Coachella, potential wedding bells for Becca Kufrin, and a new boyfriend for Hannah Ann! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 26, 2022
Almost Famous In Depth: Matt James Returns
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Ben and Ashley reconnect with season 25 Bachelor Matt James for an update on his life and his mindset since we last talked to him. We go IN DEPTH to hear how things are going with Rachael Kirkconnell, and he reveals the crucial off-camera moment during his finale that completely changed their relationship.   Find out the biggest challenges they face and how his friendships have changed since being with Rachael. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 26, 2022
Ashley’s Mother’s Day Party!
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Ashley I is having the ultimate Mother’s Day party with our favorite moms (and dog moms) from Bachelor Nation! We’re hanging out with Amanda Stanton, Annaliese Puccini, Trista Sutter, Ashlee Frazier and Caelynn Miller-Keyes to share their motherly wisdom!   Find out who might be expecting MORE kids in the future, and hear what happened when OG Bachelorette Trista had “the sex talk” with her kids!   Thank you Macy’s! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 22, 2022
Almost Famous OG: The Guiney Rule
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It’s a Q&A with the OGs and nothing is off limits! Trista Sutter and Bob Guiney are answering your questions and revealing some MAJOR secrets from the early days of the Bachelor franchise.   Trista reveals her cringiest date and we find out the origin of “The Guiney Rule”! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 21, 2022
It Takes Two to Tango with Maurissa Gunn
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As we ramp up to the new season of The Bachelorette, Ben and Ashley hang out with Maurissa Gunn (Peter’s season) to get caught up on her dating life since her split with Riley on Paradise.   She tells us everything that went down with Riley, and explains why she became the “female” Grocery Store Joe!  We hear some behind the scenes tea of what you didn’t see on Paradise, and we get a hint of who she has her eye on in Bachelor Nation.   Plus, we have an update on Clayton and Susie taking a BIG step in their relationship… and what it means for their future! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 19, 2022
Almost Famous OG: The Limos Have Arrived
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Now it’s Bob Guiney’s turn in the hot seat, as the OGs look back on his season as The Bachelor from 2003! Hear Bob and Trista’s honest reactions to watching the limo arrivals and hear some behind the scenes secrets that haven’t been revealed in almost 20 years!   And, we connect with 2 cast members from Bob’s season as he shares a shocking regret from night one. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 13, 2022
Tik Talking about Clayton
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It’s the off-season, but we have a FULL load of Bachelor headlines to discuss! Are you caught up on the Clayton Tik Tok drama?? Ben and Ashley explain what we know… and we what we don’t.   We break down Jason Tartick’s comments about Colton and his path to become the Bachelor, and could Tyler Cameron be dating Kristin Cavallari??   Plus, how would you react if your next Bachelorette was a Kardashian?? It might happen! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 12, 2022
Almost Famous OG: Trista’s Men Tell All
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Our Bachelor Nation OGs are back! Trista Sutter and Bob Guiney do a deep dive into the early days of Trista’s season and what REALLY went on in the mansion. We re-connect with Brook the rodeo cowboy turned ER nurse and Jack the firefighter to hear about all the drama, the romance, and the pranks that the guys got into while trying to win Trista’s heart. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 08, 2022
The Switch
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It’s the off-season, so anything goes! Jared joins Ben and Ashley for a candid and honest look at what life is REALLY like for new parents.   Is Paradise canceled??? Ben and Ashley discuss the rumors that our favorite part of the franchise might not return.  And we take another look at the timelines of Katie Thurston and her relationships with Blake and John… was there any overlap?? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 05, 2022
Almost Famous: OG
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Here's the thing about love... finding it is a full time commitment, but finding love on TV is seasonal. The Bachelorette returns this July… but DO NOT worry Ben and Ashley will still be here to bring you all the juiciest stories, tell all interviews, Bachelor Nation gossip and news on the Almost Famous podcast. But, during the lull in-between seasons of the Bachelor/Bachelorette…we understand you may need more. That’s why we’re going way, way back and cracking open the Bachelor franchise time capsule and bringing you B&B OG legends Trista Sutter and Bob Guiney for a new spinoff Pod called Almost Famous: OG. On Almost Famous: OG Trista and Bob will reveal hidden Bachelor secrets, they’ll explain how they made finding love on the show work (well, Trista will). Bob will explain how he made finding love off the show…after failing to find it on the show work. They’ll take your calls, answer your deepest-darkest questions…and for those looking to relive the past or catch up on Bachelor history...they’ll rewatch and discuss iconic Bachelor/Bachelorette moments and episodes!  What better time than the off-season to bring you something...a little bit off (wink wink). The Almost Famous: OG Podcast hosted by Trista Sutter and Bob Guiney. …you can hear it right here. Ben and Ashley will still be here for you...but if you need even more of a Bachelor Fix...try the OG's. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 31, 2022
Famous in the Freezer Aisle
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Ben's back! And he predicts a messy season ahead for the incoming Bachelorettes. Find out what he and Ashley think of the new set of contestants.  Ben reveals why he can't believe that Clayton and Susie ended up together! Plus, we catch up with some Bachelor OGs: Trista Sutter and Bob Guiney! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 29, 2022
Paradise Prep with Deandra Kanu
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Deandra Kanu from Peter's season is hanging out with Ashley for a catch-up on her dating life since leaving the beaches of Paradise.  She has some crucial advice for the incoming Paradise cast and we find out which Bachelorette cast member she thinks should have been The Bachelor all along.  Plus, we find out more details about the upcoming double Bachelorette season! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 22, 2022
The Real Story with Clayton Echard and Susie Evans
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Ashley sits down with the couple in the middle of the wildest Bachelor finale of all time! Clayton and Susie join Ashley to clear up all of our questions. Find out straight from Clayton WHY he broke up with Rachel and Gabby in a group instead of one on one.  Hear the story of what was going through Susie’s mind when she made the decision to reach out to Clayton. And we get a look at how Clayton and Susie envision their futures together! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 16, 2022
A Moment of Serene-ity
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After a finale LIKE THAT… Ashley needs someone from the front lines to help break it all down, so Serene Russell is here to share her thoughts on Clayton’s finale.  Why did Clayton break up with Gabby and Rachel in a group?? Just one of the many questions we have after last night.  Serene shares the moment she realized that Clayton was not “her person”. And we look at Jesse Palmer’s future as the host of The Bachelor. Do we like him?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 16, 2022
In Love and Lust with Kaitlyn Bristowe
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It’s Part One of the most dramatic finale in Bachelor history! Ashley called in Kaitlyn Bristowe to help recap this madness, and to hear a unique perspective on how Clayton is handling things as a lead.  Is Clayton in love?... Or just in lust?? Kaitlyn and Ashley try to figure it out. And, we get a sneak peek at Kaitlyn and Jason’s wedding plans Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 15, 2022
Almost Famous In Depth: Colton Underwood
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Colton’s back and Ben and Ashley are ready to go IN DEPTH. We lay everything out on the table in this honest and raw conversation with Colton Underwood. Colton takes the opportunity to apologize to Ben for a misunderstanding and we find out what Colton REALLY meant when he said he felt no support from Bachelor Nation. Colton shares all the intimate details about his engagement. This is the TELL ALL we need. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 14, 2022
Clayton Tells All
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 Clayton Echard is in the hot seat and Ben & Ashley ask him EVERYTHING you’re thinking.  There’s no holding back as we confront him about why he handled things the way that he did, and what that means for his future as The Bachelor. You do not want to miss this raw and real conversation that will completely change the way you see Clayton. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 09, 2022
Villainous Behavior
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It’s time for Fantasy Suites… and a very difficult episode to watch from Clayton’s season. Sierra Jackson is here to share her perspective on what went on behind the scenes with the other girls, and who they expected when they signed up to be on the show.  Ben and Ashley break down the situation with Susie and why Clayton handled things poorly.  Plus, Sierra shares Clayton’s “red flags”! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 09, 2022
From the Bottom of My Heart
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Ben and Ashley tell all about the Women Tell All, and nothing is held back! Ashley shares some insight she learned from one of the contestants before Clayton's season premiered.  We break down what happened in the Fantasy Suite and why Clayton might be the first Bachelor to be this open about it.  Plus, is the Tell All just an audition for Paradise?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 08, 2022
Almost Famous In Depth: Michael Allio
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He’s the Bachelor we all wanted… but never got. Ben and Ashley are going IN DEPTH with Michael Allio from Katie Thurston’s season to hear all the complicated emotions he experienced looking for love.  He opens up about the loss of his wife, and he shares new insight about how grief affected his relationship with Katie.  Plus, we get the truth about why he didn’t become our next Bachelor! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 02, 2022
The Shrimp Incident with Tessa Tookes
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Tessa from Clayton’s season is here with Ben and Ashley to share the behind the scenes tea on what’s going on with Clayton. Find out who she thinks has the most special connection with Clayton and what REALLY went on in the house.  Plus, Ben reveals what in this week’s episode brought him to tears for the first time in forever! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 01, 2022
Bachelor Buffet with DeAnna Pappas
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Sometimes you need perspective from someone who’s seen it all, so Ashley is recapping this week’s episode of Clayton’s season with season 4 Bachelorette DeAnna Pappas! We have to address the rumors that Chrishell from Selling Sunset was almost the lead instead of DeAnna! She gives us the REAL story of what went down behind the scenes.  And DeAnna shares her expert analysis on why Clayton isn’t a strong lead for the show and why there is SO much drama among the contestants this season. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 22, 2022
Dating is Hard with Corinne Olympios
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Ashley is back! We hear all the news about life with baby Dawson and she reveals her biggest challenge of motherhood so far.  Corinne Olympios joins Ben and Ashley for an update on her dating life and how to deal with a break-up when no reason is given for the split. And as we recap this week's episode of The Bachelor, Ben shares his theory on how Clayton dealt with Shanae before she was sent home.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 15, 2022
Almost Famous In Depth: Blake Moynes
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You’ve seen Blake Moynes find love on The Bachelorette, but now things are totally different since his relationship with Katie Thurston ended. Ben sits down with Blake to hear about everything that happened from Blake’s perspective, and hear the story of his life BEFORE The Bachelorette.  This is an intimate conversation that you can only find on the Almost Famous podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 10, 2022
Getting “Clare”-ity
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Clare Crawley is filling in for Ashley this week and Ben has a LOT to catch up with her about!  She sticks around to help recap this week’s episode of Clayton’s season and she shares why this is the first season she’s been able to watch since appearing on the show.  Plus, find out what Ben thinks is a red flag but Clare finds cute! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 08, 2022
Boys Trip with Ben, Wells, and Dean
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The boys are on a road trip together to the AT & T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. After playing a day of golf, Ben, Wells, and Dean sat around the fire pit and want to share a Bachelor story that you may not know. For the first time together, they are revealing how they got on the show and how their "journeys" began. Each of their lives were changed forever and they are giving you the intimate details. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 04, 2022
Almost Famous In Depth: Tyler Cameron
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Ben is sitting down with Tyler Cameron while he’s at home in Jupiter, Florida to go IN DEPTH and learn about his life on and off The Bachelorette.  Tyler reveals the truth about his state of mind after being on the show and he shares some unbelievable stories from his early life.  Come find your “happy place” as we get to know Tyler Cameron! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 03, 2022
Do You Accept This Red Flag?
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We have the OG Bachelor mom filling in for Ashley while she’s on maternity leave… Trista Sutter is here to help Ben recap this week’s episode of The Bachelor!  Why are Clayton’s girls SO dramatic?? Ben has some thoughts. And, we hang out with Restless Road fresh off their date on The Bachelor, to hear about all the behind the scenes secrets after performing! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 01, 2022
Love is in the Air
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While Ashley settles in to life as a new mom, Ben is playing Cupid for a special Almost Famous Valentine’s Day party thanks to Macy’s!  We’re hanging out with some true Bachelor love stories and letting the romance flow! Our recent Bachelorette Michelle Young and Nayte stop by for an update on their fairy tale relationship, and we hang out with Abigail & Noah to hear how they reconnected after Paradise!  Plus, Trista Sutter shares some advice to help your relationship go the distance Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 01, 2022
Ashley’s Baby Shower – Evolve Your Journey!
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 It’s hard to know what to expect when Ashley’s expecting… so we brought in our favorite Bachelor Nation mommas to share some words of wisdom!  Lauren Burnham Luyendyk, Krystal Nielson, Trista Sutter and more are on the guestlist for the ultimate Bachelor Baby Shower thanks to Hyundai! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 27, 2022
New Parents
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Ashley opens up about her anxiety as her delivery date grows near. Ben (kind of) knows what she’s going through, because he’s a new dad himself!  We hear Ben and Ashley’s theory about Susie on this week’s episode of Clayton’s season.  And find out why Shanae has something we’ve NEVER seen before on The Bachelor… and it’s not a good thing! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 25, 2022
Definitely a Charlotte with Peter Weber
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Peter Weber and Dustin Kendrick are hanging out with Ashley and stepping out of Bachelor Nation and into the world of Sex and the City.  Find out which character Peter relates to the most, and he reveals which Bachelor alum is about to become his new roommate!  And we discover which of Clayton's girls Peter has his eye on!  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 25, 2022
Coming Up Roses with Jesse Palmer
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Ashley sits down with Jesse Palmer for a honest look at his first season as the new host of The Bachelor.  He opens up about his relationship with Clayton and why it was important that they not meet until night one!  And he reveals something totally unexpected about Clayton's finale! You won't believe what happens! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 20, 2022
Taglines and Pick-Up Lines
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While we have an off week from Clayton’s season, there’s so much Bachelor Nation news to break down! We go through all the details of Cassidy’s bizarre social media rant.  Ben and Ashley discuss which Bachelor had the best “tagline” (spoiler: it’s not Ben).  And, Ben reveals that he’s moving on from a past trauma by making a big change in his personal life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 18, 2022
Almost Famous In Depth with Connor Saeli
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 You know him as Connor S from The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise, but Ben and Ashley are ready to go In Depth and find out what he’s looking for in his quest for love.  We go way back with Connor, before Hannah and before the beach, and uncover some secrets that will completely change how you see him.  And, find out the truth about his future in The Bachelor franchise.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 13, 2022
Villains Gonna Vill
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Connor Saeli from Hannah's season and Bachelor in Paradise joins Ben and Ashley to recap this week's episode of The Bachelor!  Ashley shares a pregnancy craving that you won't believe.  And, Ben has a shocking admission that might actually make him rich! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 11, 2022
Counting Clayton’s Roses with Nick Viall
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For tonight’s premiere of The Bachelor, we have 2 former leads ready to share their expert opinion on Clayton’s journey for love! Nick Viall joins Ben and Ashley to help break down what makes a good “villain” and why we think Clayton isn’t emotionally ready for this experience.  Plus, Ashley has a theory about Salley and shares her insider info! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 04, 2022
First Impressions
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With Clayton’s premiere just around the corner, it’s time to check out the ladies vying for his heart and hear Ben and Ashley’s first impressions! There’s something different about this new crop of contestants that has Ben and Ashley very excited.  And, we break down the news about Nayte and Mike Johnson. Plus, an update on Zac and Tayshia! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 30, 2021
Finding Fate with Michelle and Nayte
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Ashley is sitting down with the happy couple from season 18 of The Bachelorette, Michelle and Nayte! Michelle opens up about the realization that she loved two men and how she made that tough final decision.  We hear all the news on their wedding plans and how they’ll involve Bachelor Nation when they tie the knot! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 22, 2021
Lord of the Rings
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It’s Michelle’s finale! Were you surprised by Nayte getting the final rose?? Ben and Ashley share a moment that made them cringe now that we know who she chooses!  We break down all the weirdness with Hannah Brown’s new sister in law!  And, Ben reveals why he isn’t wearing a wedding ring!  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 22, 2021
Almost Famous In Depth: Kaitlyn Bristowe 2021
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We're going IN DEPTH with Kaitlin Bristowe! She opens up about her relationship with Jason and how its changed after spending all of their time together. Find out her biggest challenge since stepping into the “host” role on The Bachelorette! Plus, Ashley shares what she saw in the first 3D ultrasound of her baby boy! He’s already showing some of Jared’s “stronger” features.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 17, 2021
The Final 3
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Michelle is down to her final 3 guys and Ashley has strong feelings on who should get the last rose!  We find out how Wells truly felt after not being picked as the new host of The Bachelor… and what it means for his future in the franchise.  And, can Joe rekindle things with Michelle?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 15, 2021
What Wasn't Told at the Men Tell All
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Ben and Ashley break down every uncomfortable moment from the Men Tell All and we find why things got so heated between the guys! Ben reveals a shocking revelation about Colton now that his Netflix documentary is out. And we find out from an inside source what the new Bachelor Clayton Echard is REALLY like! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 08, 2021
Honeymoon Higgins
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Ben’s back! Get ready to hear all the secret details of his fairytale wedding… including what happened on the wedding night! We break down the hometowns episode of Michelle’s season and we discover a shocking revelation about how things might end. And, could Blake Moynes be our next Bachelor?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 01, 2021
Proposal Switcheroo
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Jacqueline Trumbull from Arie’s season hangs out with Ashley and shares all the news about her engagement! Hear all the details of her complex plan to seduce her fiancé from the moment she met him and hear why she was the one to propose! Ashley covers all the breaking Bachelor news and has some insight into Zac and Tayshia’s split. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 24, 2021
Mini In Depth: Hannah Brown
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Wells Adams is here to talk to Hannah Brown about all the wild stories from her new book! Find out everything that went down with Pilot Pete, how she really felt about Tyler Cameron after the show ended, and more drama that you never saw on The Bachelorette! Hannah opens up in way that only Wells can inspire as she shares all with the best bartender in Paradise! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 24, 2021
This is Your Captain Speaking with Peter Weber
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Pilot Pete has landed for a layover with Ashley I to help break down this week’s episode of The Bachelorette!  Peter’s been single for almost a year… and Ashley finds out if he’s back in the dating world! Hear everything about the first date he might have gone on recently.  We talk to Mollique to get some insight on who the frontrunner might be in Michelle’s season. And you won’t believe what he has to say about why Clayton was chosen as the next Bachelor! Plus, a full recap of Ben’s wedding! Listen to Peter's podcast "Bachelors in the City" on iHeartRadio or wherever you get your podcasts! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 17, 2021
The OTHER Ben from Indiana
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Get to know the guy that Ben and Ashley wish was The Bachelor! Ben Smith (from Tayshia’s season) is here to get real about his experience baring all on the show.  He tells us the honest reason why we didn’t see him in Paradise and we get a hint that he might be returning to your TV screen sooner than you’d think!  Plus, Ben reveals which members of Bachelor Nation didn’t get an invite to his wedding!  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 10, 2021
Higgins Getting Hitched
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Ben’s wedding is FAST approaching… how is he feeling?? Ashley gets the real story behind Ben’s state of mind as his big day grows near. The Bachelor: Live on Stage is resuming tour with Becca Kufrin as host, but no Ben! You won’t believe why he left the show.  And, we recap this week’s episode of The Bachelorette, but Ben and Ashley can’t figure out what’s so special about Clayton! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 03, 2021
The Big Snip
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Ashley is joined by Arie Luyendyk Jr to help break down this week’s episode of The Bachelorette!  Arie opens up about a big decision that will completely change his marriage and his relationship with his children. And, we get to know Caroline Jones, who you saw perform on this week’s episode! She shares some wild behind the scenes secrets from her unique perspective.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 27, 2021
Bachelor Breaking News!
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Ben has an inside look at everything going on in Bachelor Nation!  Listen to stay up to date on Ryan Fox and his Bachelorette “Playbook” and the breaking news around Katie Thurston and Blake Moynes split! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 26, 2021
Love is in Bloom
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New Bachelorette Michelle Young is here with Ben and Ashley To recap the first episode of her season! She tells us why she thinks her experience as a teacher prepared her for dating 30 guys as the Bachelorette.  And, Becca Kufrin joins us to reveal her connection to one of Michelle’s guys!  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 20, 2021
Becca on the Beach
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Becca Kufrin is back from Paradise with a brand new boyfriend! She and Thomas are here with Ben and Ashley and spilling all the details of their surprise success story.  Find out why they decided to give their relationship another go, and hear what was going through Becca’s mind about Thomas before she showed up on the beach.  And, has the next Bachelor been announced officially?? We share everything we know! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 19, 2021
From Boy Bands to Wedding Bands
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Ben and Ashley hang with the major success story from this season of Paradise: Kenny and Mari!  Find out how Mari handled Kenny’s trip to the “Boom Boom Room” with Demi, and hear the REAL story about how things are working out with their 15 year age gap. Plus, Ben and Ashley have your all-too-honest preview of Michelle’s Men! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 13, 2021
A Man, a Van & a Plan
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It’s the final week of Bachelor in Paradise, so Ben & Ashley are checking in with the couple that stole the show… Dean and Caelynn! Dean reveals that he came very close to dropping to one knee with a ring for Caelynn while in Paradise, and you won’t believe what changed his mind.  Do Paradise relationships go the distance?? Ashley explains some of the confusion that happens with Paradise couples behind the scenes… and how it affects their future! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 06, 2021
What's Up Doc?
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The Bachelor has a new host! What do you think about Jesse Palmer?? Ben finally reveals the truth about how close he came to stepping into the host role himself. Dr. Joe Park joins Ben and Ashley to spill all about his brief but dramatic stay in Paradise. Find out all the juicy details of what happened when the cameras weren’t rolling! And Dr. Joe shares the important facts about the Covid vaccine and what you need to know about the Delta variant. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 30, 2021
Paradise By the Dashboard Light
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Ben and Ashley break down this week’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise, which was not a good look for Ivan. Was he just using Chelsea to get to Alexa?? Ashley has some thoughts.  We catch up with Madi Prewitt who shares the real reason she decided to go on The Bachelor. You won’t believe why she turned down a trip to Paradise!  And, we try to figure out Kendall’s mindset while she was on the beach with Joe this season.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 29, 2021
InviTayshia
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Tayshia Adams joins Ben and Ashley for a sneak peek at what we can expect on Michelle’s season of The Bachelorette! Find out what changed for Tayshia now that she’s “hosted” before.  She shares the gut feeling she felt about Brendan when he was on her season and she reveals what surprised her about his behavior on Paradise.  Plus, we try to figure out if a Paradise engagement is actually possible! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 22, 2021
Higgins Take a Knee
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We’re still dealing with the aftermath of the Brendan/Pieper scandal. Has anyone ever come onto the show in a relationship and not experience backlash??  Kendall needs to face the hard truth about her relationship with Grocery Store Joe. We hear Ben and Ashley’s advice on what she should do next. And Ben’s knee surgery has taken a troubling turn. He reveals how it will affect his upcoming wedding! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 16, 2021
Beach Love Songs with Jessenia
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Jessenia is back from Paradise and spilling all of the tea!  She’s sitting down with Ben for a one on one recap of her time on the beach.  We get all the juicy details on her romantic connection with Connor B.  Jessenia shares everything she knew about Pieper and Brendan BEFORE Paradise even started filming! You won’t believe what went down.  And find out where things stand between Jessenia and Chris after everything that happened.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 15, 2021
Bachelor Nation Always Finds Out
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Ashley is joined by Paradise veteran Derek Peth to recap tonight’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise!  Derek offers his unique perspective on what happens when Demi is told “no”.  And we take a look at the hard data after last night’s revelation about Brendan and Pieper. Find out how many people slammed the “Unfollow” button after learning they were there for the wrong reasons Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 08, 2021
Grocery Isles
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We have to do a deep dive into Grocery Store Joe and Kendall’s beach connection. Will they get back together?? Ben and Ashley have very different thoughts.  Can we forgive Brendon for what he did to Natasha to be with Pieper?? We break down their complicated situation. And, Ben opens up about a major life change that may affect his wedding! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 07, 2021
Freak in the Sheets
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Ashley hangs out with some serious Paradise veterans to recap tonight’s episode: Emily Ferguson and Amanda Stanton!  Emily gives us all the deets on her upcoming wedding and we find out what it’s like planning a wedding at the same venue as her twin sister! Amanda reveals the dirty truth about the sheets in Paradise and she drops that there might be some wedding bells in her future too! Plus, did Aaron get mad at the wrong person in his love triangle? We try to break down all the drama going down in Paradise. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 01, 2021
Cat's Out of the Bag
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Ben and Ashley get to know Connor B (The Cat) from Bachelor in Paradise! Connor responds to Lance Bass’ accusations that he’s not “there for the right reasons”, and we hear his side of the story about how things went down on the beach. Plus, we finally discover the origin of the Cat suit! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 31, 2021
Catch a Wave
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Ben and Ashley are hanging out with a serious Bachelor O.G.! Jesse Palmer (The Bachelor Season 5) has a new show in the works that combines Bachelor in Paradise with a surf competition. He tells us everything about his pandemic wedding and he has some “married guy” advice for Ben. And, do we think that Grocery Store Joe still has feelings for Kendall on Paradise?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 31, 2021
Island Time
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A true Paradise legend is joining Ben and Ashley to recap this week’s episode. No one has been on the beach more than Chris Bukowski and he’s ready to lend his expert opinion on all the drama going down this season!  He gives us a REAL look at life in Paradise. He’s dropping some major secrets that will totally change your view or what goes down on the beach.  We get an update on Chris’s dating life since his breakup with Katie Morton and he reveals a (sweaty) inside look into the Boom Boom Room.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 25, 2021
Birds of Paradise
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Ben opens up about a breakdown he experienced recently that caused him to completely re-evaluate his life after being The Bachelor. Find out how he turned his breakdown into a breakthrough. Paradise superstar Tenley Molzahn Leopold joins us to share her honest thoughts on the new season of Paradise and she gives Ashley some much needed parenting advice. Plus, we have some theories about the Brendan and Piper storyline and how things might play out on the beach. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 24, 2021
Home Sweet Home
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Home is where the heart is! And since you’ve spent a lot more time at home lately, Ben and Ashley are teaming up with Jared Haibon and Dean Unglert to help you improve your space while you watch this season of Bachelor in Paradise.  Bachelor Arie Luyendyk is joining in for some crucial home buying tips in an unpredictable time. Ben reveals a basketball injury that could effect his wedding!   And, we check in with Bachelor success story Peyton and Chris Lambton, who are experts in home renovation and interior design. Dean and Caelynn are decorating their new home and need some major help. Find out if Dean gets his lazy river! We’re here to help transform your house into your sanctuary. Because after all, there’s no place like home. So put your feet up and stay awhile! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 20, 2021
Welcome to Paradise
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We’re finally heading back to the beach for the new season of Bachelor in Paradise! Ben and Ashley are talking to all your favs about all the drama.  We’re live from the BIP premiere, catching up with Aaron & Tre, Hannah Ann, Jessenia, Kenny, Mike Johnson, Natasha, Tammy, Victoria and Connor! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 17, 2021
Justin Time
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Ben and Ashley are getting all the tea from Katie’s runner up Justin Glaze! He’s spilling EVERYTHING about some intimate moments with Katie that we never saw. Find out why things might have gone totally different if not for the Fantasy Suites! And Justin reveals the REAL reason why we won’t see him in Paradise. Plus, could Jennifer Aniston be the next host of The Bachelor?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 10, 2021
Great ExpecTayshia
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Ashley sits down for an In Depth conversation with Tayshia Adams as we prepare for Katie's finale! You’ll learn everything about what makes Tayshia tick as she reveals secrets no one has ever heard before.  Hear the latest on her relationship with Zac and find out if she thinks they can go the distance!  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 05, 2021
Roses By Gaslight
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We’re almost at the end of Katie’s season and we haven’t seen any teasers, promos, or ANYTHING about a ceremony! Ben and Ashley share their wildest theories about how the season will end.  Okay there is some major gaslighting going on from Greg, so we bring in psychologist Dr Hillary Goldsherr (@drhillaryla) to help explain why he does the things he does.  And Ashley hits a huge milestone in her pregnancy that could change EVERYTHING. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 03, 2021
Ben's Hot Mess of an Engagement Party
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We’re throwing an engagement party for Ben and Jess, but it turned out more like a bachelor party straight out of The Hangover!  Our Napa trip got cancelled, but Dean, Caelynn, Nick Viall and Tanya Rad went anyway! They’re all hanging with Ben and Jess virtually and are ready to party.  Ashley’s doing her best to hold it together in between throwing up. And Wells comes in to save the day and hold it all together! This is an engagement party you do not want to miss! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 31, 2021
Desiree Tells All
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Ashley hangs out with season 9 Bachelorette Desiree Hartsock for some mom-to-mom(to be) chats and all the tea from Katie’s Men Tell All. Who will Katie choose?? Do we believe that Blake is really “falling in love” with Katie? Find out which of the guys Desiree singled out as a “master manipulator”.  And we get a (too) intimate look at how Ashley’s pregnancy is going! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 27, 2021
Hearts & Crafts (Recap of Bachelorette Episode from 7/19)
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We’re getting down to the final guys on Katie’s season and Ben and Ashley don’t know what to expect! What was going on during the date with Greg? Why did it feel so disconnected? Did you feel ANY chemistry at all? Hear Ben and Ashley’s reaction to the very strange art the guys created and why it could have been a beautiful moment.  Plus, Ben and Ashley reveal their expert predictions of which guy is going to leave before the season ends! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 20, 2021
An Almost Famous Special: Ashley's Having a Baby
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Jared and Ashley have bundle of joy on the way and all their closest friends from Bachelor Nation are stopping by to celebrate! Amanda Stanton has some early pregnancy advice that Ashley seriously needs to hear. Becca Tilley and Tanya Rad try to squeeze out some intimate details about “the process”. And Nick Viall congratulates the growing family in a very Nick Viall way. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 20, 2021
The Wack-A-Doo Challenge
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DeAnna Pappas Stagliano (Season 4 Bachelorette) joins Ben and Ashley to give her take on Katie’s season so far. This week gave us one of the weirdest starts to an episode in franchise history… is the show running out of ideas?? Ben and Ashley share their honest thoughts the “fake wedding” scenes and how they can impact a relationship.  Plus, Ashley has a major fangirl moment with a Backstreet Boy! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 13, 2021
Paradise Guest List
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Ben and Ashley have an Almost Famous Special Report on the confirmed cast for season 7 of Bachelor in Paradise.  Who was the biggest surprise?? What do you think will happen on the beach? And we hear this season includes some drama we’ve NEVER seen on The Bachelor before… what does that mean?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 08, 2021
Make or Blake
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Ben and Ashley pull some deep analysis on Blake’s role now that things are are getting heated on Katie’s season.  Do you think the lead ever gets “starstruck” by contestants from another season? That may be happening with Katie and Blake.  And Ben brings up a different point of view on an issue affecting many high profile members of Bachelor nation.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 06, 2021
Back to Season 1
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Ben and Ashley need some expert analysis for this week’s episode of The Bachelorette, so they head straight to the OG Bachelorette Trista Sutter.  Trista opens up about her husband Ryan’s fight with Lyme Disease and how she’s handling the uncertainty of a lifelong diagnosis.  And since Trista is the founding member of the Bachelorette group chat, we have to find out what advice she gave Katie!  Plus, our intern Lauren has a connection to a contestant. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 29, 2021
Total Dramarama
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Ben and Ashley check in with the 3rd Bachelorette in history, Jen Schefft! She gets real about her experience on the show and how things have changed 14 seasons later.  Jen sticks around to help us recap this week’s episode of Katie’s season, including the trouble with Carl. Do you think Katie handled him the right way?? And, we finally have more information about Chris Harrison’s departure, and what the franchise will look like without him. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 22, 2021
Bachelor Buzz
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Bachelorette Ali Fedotowsky joins Ben and Ashley for an inside look at Katie’s season so far. She drops some MAJOR secrets from the Bachelorettes only group chat. And she shares her theory of why we have 2 Bachelorettes back to back. Carl has revealed he’s not there for the “right reasons”, but Ben and Ashley think he’s not the only one. And we break down everything we know about the departure of Chris Harrison from the franchise. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 15, 2021
Feeling the Vibes with Katie Thurston
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Our new bachelorette is here and talking with Ben and Ashley to recap the episode. It’s the premiere of Katie’s season of The Bachelorette and the woman of the hour is here to spill all the tea with Ben and Ashley! Katie opens up about how her experience with Matt James changed the way she looks at relationships. And she reveals what ACTUALLY goes down in the Top secret Bachelorette group text… with ALL the former leads! Plus, we explore what might happen if one of her contestants falls in love with Tayshia or Kaitlyn! And we have all your updates on who’s hosting Bachelor in Paradise! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 08, 2021
Bartender Benny
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Katie’s season of The Bachelorette is almost here and things… feel weird. Ben and Ashley try to figure out why Katie is a different Bachelorette than the rest.  We discuss the uncertain future of The Bachelor franchise.  Find out why you might see Ben helping your grandparents find love on TV, And, we catch up with the "chicken enthusiast" of Bachelor Nation! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 02, 2021
What's in the Box??
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Sarah Herron is the latest Bachelor Nation member to get engaged and she’s on with Ben and Ashley for a behind the scenes look at her fairy tale engagement! Are you confused by who’s actually “hosting” The Bachelorette this year? We have the answers.  Find out why Katie might have the weirdest contestants of any Bachelorette EVER.  Plus, we are breaking down all the guys and you need Ben and Ashley’s analysis  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 25, 2021
Engaging Engagements
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Ben and Ashley discuss the whirlwind of Bachelor Nation engagements with Desiree Hartsock from Sean Lowe’s season. She’s a wedding designer so she has all the inside info about what to expect from the upcoming Bachelor weddings! Ashley tells us some secrets about Jason Tartick’s proposal to Kaitlyn Bristowe and you won’t believe what REALLY happened.  Plus we reveal a huge surprise for the 4 year anniversary of Almost Famous! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 18, 2021
Bachelor Tea in 3D
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Find out why Ben might be part of Bachelor in Paradise with Wells, Nick Viall and Jared!  Ashey shares her honest reactions to Astrid & Kevin's pregnancy accouncement, and Caila’s revelation about her involvement in their love triangle from Paradise.  And Ben and Jess reveal some shocking relationship secrets in a way you’ve NEVER heard before! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 11, 2021
The Long Game
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Kendall Long is Ashley’s guest cohost! Find out why she might be done with The Bachelor franchise… forever!  We hear the REAL reason why she and Grocery Store Joe broke up.  And she reveals that there might be a new love in her life. And DeVon Franklin holds nothing back when he shares his thoughts on how Matt James’ season ended. Find out why he thinks Matt is a “shell of who he was”. Plus, Katie’s season of The Bachelorette wrapped early! What does that mean?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 04, 2021
Order in the Court
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Corinne Olympios is on with Ben and Ashley and she is not holding back! She shares her honest thoughts on Colton’s recent announcement and why he shouldn't have been The Bachelor.  Riley Christian (from Tayshia and Clare’s season) joins Ben and Ashley and reveals love triangle he might be in! And it involves other members of Bachelor Nation. How will Katie’s season be different without Chris Harrison??  And, we take a look at how Katilyn Bristowe is handling her anxiety while quarantining for The Bachelorette. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 27, 2021
Sunscreen in Paradise
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Bennett Jordan is back to get fully prepped before he heads off to Paradise. Find out who he has his eye on!  Could potential romance could get in the way of his BROmance with the guys from Tayshia’s season? And, hear what happened when he confronted Pilot Pete about going after his ex! Plus, did Dale actually cheat on Clare?? We have all the details.  And, find out how other members of Bachelor Nation reacted to Colton’s bombshell announcement.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 20, 2021
Bachelor Breaking News: Colton Underwood
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Lance Bass joins Ben & Ashley for a candid conversation about Colton Underwood and his recent announcement that he’s gay.   Lance shares his story of coming out and how Colton’s journey could help the next generation. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 16, 2021
Redemption Story
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Ashley had a run-in with Corinne Olympios and you won’t believe what went down. She spills ALL about what shocked her and Jared after meeting her non-Bachelor nation boyfriend.  Some major issues have come up with Ben & Jess’ wedding and it might mean the whole thing is off.  Let’s talk about the rumors surrounding Matt James and Rachael. Ben and Ashley will tell you what is going on And, would you like to see some parents of former contestants looking for love on the show!?  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 13, 2021
Heather Weather
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 Ben and Ashley get a full debrief from Heather Martin on how she “crashed” Matt James season! Hear the REAL story of why she pulled up in the mini van, and find out if she’s been on date with Matt since filming ended!  And we go through the new crop of guys for Katie’s season of The Bachelorette for some early predictions! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 06, 2021
Spotted!
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Ben and Ashley can reveal that someone from Tayshia’s season has been spotted filming ... If you want to know ... listen right now. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 01, 2021
Almost Famous In Depth: Dr. Joe Park
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Ben and Ashley go IN DEPTH with fan favorite Dr. Joe Park! He clears the air about the rumors that he’s going to Paradise and you won’t believe the last time he went on an ACTUAL date. We hear about his friendship with Bennett and why Kelley Flanagan might come between them in Paradise.  Plus, Joe lets us in on his strong relationship with his parents and how their marriage shaped his search for love. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 30, 2021
Post Season Game Tape
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Now that Matt James season is all wrapped up, Ben and Ashley have some unanswered questions about After the Final Rose. What happened during Michelle and Rachel’s unaired conversation?? And have we heard the last of Bri Springs? We have the latest on Dale and Clare’s seemingly reignited relationship. And could Colton Underwood be making a return to TV?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 23, 2021
The Final Rose Has Its Thorn
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Should Matt and Rachel give their relationship another chance? What’s going on with the 2 next Bachelorettes? Will Chris Harrison ever return?? Ben and Ashley have your behind the scenes look at all the Bachelor drama after Matt’s finale.  We get an inside perspective on Matt’s season from Bri Springs. She spills some major tea about Pieper and Mike Johnson! We talk to Sam Acho (NFL player and brother of Emmanuel Acho) and hear his reaction to After the Final Rose. He leads us in an important discussion on how the franchise can change and improve. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 17, 2021
A Chat with Chelsea
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Ben and Ashley talk to Chelsea Vaughn from Matt’s season and she’s ready to spill it all! She reveals that she has her eye on one of the guys from Tayshia’s season!  And Ben and Ashley make their final predictions of who Matt will choose as we head towards the finale. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 09, 2021
A Time to Tell All
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We get into everything from the Women Tell All, including theories of who will become the next Bachelorette.  Then, the last few weeks in Bachelor Nation have been full of shock, growth, apologies and surprise. Ben and Ashley discuss the latest news surrounding some polarizing figures and we consult a therapist about how we should be meeting this moment.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 02, 2021
Ben's Book Party LIVE!
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We’re throwing a live Bachelor party to celebrate the release of Ben’s book “Alone in Plain Sight”! Your favorites from Bachelor nation stop by to share the intimate moments they unlocked by after reading Ben’s words.  Dean Unglert, Jared Haibon, Becca Tilley, Blake Horstmann and Wells Adams are all in on the action! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 26, 2021
Hometown Heroes
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We have the latest on Clare and Dale’s shocking reunion! What is going on?? And Ben and Ashley discuss who is the favorite to become the next Bachelorette! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 23, 2021
Mini Van, Big Impact
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Ben and Ashley break down Heather Martin’s surprise minivan arrival and the speculation that Rachael ends up winning the season.  Hear the REAL story of how producers reacted to Heather just showing up.  We hear a major revelation about Jojo and Jordan’s relationship.  And find out the truth about Katie as the next Bachelorette! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 16, 2021
Almost Famous: A Time to Listen
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Award winning producer, bestselling author and renowned motivational speaker DeVon Franklin joins Ben and Ashley for an honest and important conversation about race.  We discuss the recent controversy surrounding The Bachelor franchise and what steps can be taken to improve and grow. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 16, 2021
Almost Famous In Depth: Juan Pablo Galavis
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One of the most controversial members of the Bachelor world joins Ben & Ashley to go IN DEPTH, and we’re talking about Juan Pablo Galavis! He’s not afraid to bare all and we find out the REAL reasons he’s distanced himself from the franchise. And find out how Juan Pablo almost ended up with Clare… years later! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 11, 2021
Soundtrack to the Make Out
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Ben and Ashley reveal some MAJOR secrets straight from Nemacolin Resort about who they think is Matt’s frontrunner. Find out how Ben would have done things differently if HE was The Bachelor this season.  We break down the drama around Heather M’s “surprise” arrival and Katie’s shocking exit. Plus, Temecula Road (who you saw perform on this week’s episode!) share some behind the scenes secrets during Matt and Pieper’s date! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 09, 2021
Almost Famous In Depth: Matt James
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Matt James goes IN DEPTH with Ben and Ashley and opens up like you’ve never seen him before!  He spills some intimate details about the girls in his season and drops a major secret about Hannah B! Plus, we hear some insight on who he might choose as his final pick.  This is some scalding tea that ONLY gets shared with trusted members of Bachelor Nation, and we’re letting you in on the secret on the Almost Famous Podcast! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 04, 2021
A (Bachelor) House Divided
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There are some issues with bullying going on with Matt’s contestants and we get Ben & Ashley’s honest take on how that will affect his final choice.  Find out why Ben thinks Matt is close to dropping the L word! And, Natasha Parker from Peter’s season tells us what’s REALLY going on when the girls are cheering for each other this late in the season. Plus, we address the latest Bachelor Split updates regarding Carly and Evan and Dale and Clare. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 02, 2021
Under the Bubble
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Ben is our boots on the ground at Nemacolin Resort and is spilling ALL the behind the scenes drama!  We hear about what you saw… and even more about what you DIDN’T. This is the type of tea you can ONLY get from the Almost Famous Podcast.  We break down the updates in Clare and Dale’s Earth shattering split. Ashley opens up about something she noticed about their relationship early on that might have predicted their break-up! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 26, 2021
Shocking Split?! What Went Wrong...
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Breaking Bachelor Break-Ups. Ben and Ashley discuss the breaking news of Clare and Dale’s split! Did they see this coming? What REALLY happened?  And we try to get to the bottom of why there have been so many Bachelor Nation break-ups recently. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 21, 2021
Bachelors & Tiaras
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Did you catch Ashley on this week’s episode of The Bachelor?? She’s ready to tell ALL about the drama you DIDN’T see that might completely change how you look at one of Matt’s contestants.  Find out all the juicy behind the scenes gossip from Ashley’s trip inside the Bachelor bubble and hear who Ashley thinks is the frontrunner now that she’s been up close and personal with the girls.  Plus, we talk to the original Bachelor Princess Erica Rose about her honest thoughts on “Queen” Victoria. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 19, 2021
Mattitude
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Harvard Bennett from Clare/Tayshia’s season shows a different side than we saw on the show and he reveals what he could have done differently that would have completely changed everything! Ben and Ashley talk to the “Bachelor Analyst” who uses stats and data to predict what will happen on the show! Find out a clue to your next Bachelorette!  A special performance from country star Chris Bandi and the star of his new music video, Luke Pell! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 12, 2021
Game, Set, Matt
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Blake Horstmann joins Ben and Ashley to break down the premiere of Matt James’ season of The Bachelor! And we get his honest reaction to Peter and Kelley’s break-up!  Ben shares a moment that reveals who Matt truly is and how he’s handling the pressure of The Bachelor.  And Ashley tells us how Matt changes his behavior when he’s with his boys vs with the ladies.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 05, 2021
AdapTayshia
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Ben and Ashley sit down with Tayshia for the first time since she handed out the final rose on her season of The Bachelorette! Find out her REAL thoughts on Zac from night one and she opens up about some of the personal struggles that she faced during her time on the show.  Tayshia tells us the moment her parents knew she was in love with Zac. Plus Ashley tells Tayshia about the text she sent her that she regretted.... And to prepare for Matt James’ premiere next week, Ben and Ashley give us their first reactions to Matt’s contestants! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 30, 2020
ManifesTayshia
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Ben and Ashley break down Tayshia’s finale and talk to 2 fan favorites from the season! Brendan says he had no idea about Tayshia’s true feelings until he watched the finale live on TV. He opens up about some of the struggles he went through during the show that he only really shared with producers.  Joe tells us about the letter he wrote to Brendan when he thought he was leaving and we get the full story on how he ended up on the show after Clare’s departure.  And we discuss the latest Bachelor headlines, like the bombshell split of Carly and Evan.  Plus, the REAL reason why Tayshia didn’t get an “After the Final Rose”! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 23, 2020
MediTayshia
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Tayshia’s season is almost over, so Ben and Ashley have to make their final predictions! Who do we think Tayshia will pick?? There’s no After the Final Rose on this season, what does that mean?? Find out why Ben thinks that doesn’t bode well for Tayshia and her final guy. And Ben and Ashley reveal who they think is the lead contender for the next Bachelor! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 22, 2020
Bachelor Nation Holiday Gift Guide!
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Need a last minute gift?? Ben and Ashley have you covered!  Grocery Store Joe tells you why his pasta sauce is perfect for the foodie in your life and Amanda Stanton has the answer for every fashionista.  Everyone could use some major chilling out so Nick Viall is here with the perfect solution Plus, Kaitlyn Bristowe, Chris Harrison and more!   It’s the Bachelor Nation Holiday Gift guide, just in time for the 25th! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 17, 2020
RepuTayshia
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Blake Moynes from Clare/Tayshia’s season opens up to Ben and Ashley about his true feelings during his time with Clare. Blake reveals if he’s going to Paradise and who in Bachelor Nation has caught his eye! Plus, Ben and Ashley discuss the one thing Ben S needed to do for Tayshia... but didn’t.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 16, 2020
ConfronTayshia Live on the Stereo App
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Ben and Ashley are live on the Stereo app to discuss this week’s episode of The Bachelorette. Ashley has a VERY special guest with some thoughts on Bennett’s descent into “villainhood”.  And what does Chris Harrison mean when he says Tayshia’s season will have a “rocky ending”.  All your Bachelor questions are answered in this uncensored Q & A! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 15, 2020
Almost Famous Mini In Depth: Madison Prewitt
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Fan favorite Madison Prewett is going IN DEPTH with Ben and Ashley. In this rare and vulnerable interview, she opens up about her current relationship status and gives her true experience with dating after her time on The Bachelor. And Ben and Ashley get to the bottom of some recent rumors around her personal life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 11, 2020
In-Tayshia-ble
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Chris Harrison’s better half is guest co-hosting...it’s Entertainment Tonight’s Lauren Zima! She spills some JUICY behind the scenes details about the show from her boyfriend Chris Harrison and we get Lauren’s expert opinion on who Tayshia should pick at the end of the season.  There may even be a surprise call from you know who.... Plus, you saw him perform on this week’s episode but we’ll get to know rising country star Adam Hambrick and hear him perform live exclusively for you! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 09, 2020
TempTayshia
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Ashley has a serious boy band fan girl moment with Kenny (the boy band manager) from Clare’s/Tayshia’s season. He spills some TOP SECRET dirt from inside the Bachlorette bubble and we hear how the guys reacted to the transition from Clare to Tayshia.  We catch up with the new DWTS Mirrorball champion Kaitlyn Bristowe! Find out how she prepared for her historic win and the REAL injuries she sustained while training.  Plus, Ben and Ashley recap this week’s episode of The Bachelorette and what might be the best “wedding picture date” of all time.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 02, 2020
Live Q&A on the Stereo App!
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Ben and Ashley are live on the Stereo app and answering all your questions! This is unedited, unfiltered and raw with no question off-limits. Find out little known details about the Bachelor Mansion and Ben reveals an intimate secret about his fiancé!  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 26, 2020
ExperimenTayshia
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Bachelor royalty and Mirrorball champion Melissa Rycroft help Ben and Ashley break down Kaitlyn Bristowe’s historic Dancing with the Stars win! She has some inside info on why Kaitlyn didn’t compete on DWTS after her season of The Bachelorette!  Melissa sticks around to recap this week’s episode of Tayshia’s season. Bennett is such a character on the show, but does he have a shot at becoming a REAL option for Tayshia. Is Dale CHEATING on Clare?? We go through the facts and try to figure out what’s going on. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 24, 2020
An Almost Famous Friendsgiving!
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Happy Friendsgiving! Ben and Ashley are hosting Bachelor Nation and they saved you a seat at the table! Krystal Nielsen opens up for the first time since she announced her pregnancy! What are her pregnancy cravings?? And get the inside scoop on her new boyfriend! Plus, she reveals exciting news about the baby. Wells Adams, Ben Flajnik and Chris Soules join in for some Thanksgiving recipes and plenty of Bachelor gossip too! Enjoy a performance from Bachelor:  Listen to your Heart favorite Chris Watson. Find the recipes @almost_famouspodcast Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 20, 2020
FanTayshia
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Ben and Ashley talk to Bibiana  Julian and get her to spill EVERYTHING about her new boyfriend. Life after The Bachelor hasn’t been easy for Bibi and she opens up about her struggles with mental health since appearing on the show. Kendall Long hops on to help break down this week’s episode of Tayshia’s season! What did you think of the wrestling match?? Do we still love Bennett? Ashley reveals which of Tayshia’s guys is a “man-child” Get Your Tickets For Our Almost Famous "FriendsGiving"! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 18, 2020
FlirTayshia
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Ben and Ashley dig in to the first official episode of Tayshia’s season and we get their unfiltered reaction to Tayshia’s new guys! Could there be ANOTHER love at first sight this season?? Spencer???? We finally hear about the date led by Jared and Ashley And, is this the last we’ll see of Clare and Dale? We break down the rumors of where their relationship is headed next. Plus, Ben Flajnik opens up about a MAJOR life change! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 11, 2020
Love is in the Clare
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Ben and Ashley bring in the BIG DADDY, Chris Harrison, to break it all down and explain when EVERYTHING changed for Clare. Chris clarifies exactly when Tayshia was chosen as Clare’s replacement. And you won’t believe what really happened during his conversation with Clare when she decided to leave with Dale. Plus, Chris gets honest and raw like we’ve never seen before about what Clare is experiencing with her engagement. Make sure to get your seat at the table for our Almost Famous Friendsgiving! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 06, 2020
Be Clareful
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Ben and Ashley connect with one of Clare’s closest friends, former Bachelorette Deanna Stagliano. Get an inside look at what Clare’s was feeling leading up to her rumored replacement by Tayshia. Plus, Deanna reveals some Clare / Dale information  Blake Hortsmann reveals the truth about his relationship with Becca Kufrin!  And , we break down all the rumors about Tayshia. Did Clare lie to Bachelor Nation? How do Clare’s guys really feel about Dale and Clare? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 03, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Benoit Beausejour-Savard
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You know Benoit Beausejour-Savard from Bachelor Canada, Bachelor Winter Games and most recently… Clare Crawley’s fiancé! Ben and Ashley go IN DEPTH with Benoit as he opens up about his “love at first sight moment” with Clare.  Find out the TRUE reason their relationship fell apart and hear the shocking differences between “TV Clare” and the REAL Clare. And we get Benoit’s honest reaction to the guys on Clare’s season. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 31, 2020
I Can See Clare-ly
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Tayshia in a pool! Let's talk about it! Actor Marika Domińczyk is a MAJOR Bachelor fan and she and her husband Scott Foley help Ben and Ashley recap this week’s episode of The Bachelorette! We get honest thoughts on the situation with Dale and how Tayshia will be as a “replacement Bachelorette”. Ben and Ashley get a MAJOR life update from Courtney Robertson! From bachelor villain to bride and mom We Hear about her emotional wedding.  And we break down THAT Tik Tok video about Yosef! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 28, 2020
Coast is Clare
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A Bachelor divorce ...JP Rosenbaum and Ashley Hebert shocking split. Ben and Ashley may have signs it was coming and reasons why. Grocery Store Joe shares his thoughts on the split by revealing personal insights about his breakup. And, is he dating again? Joe knows what Tayshia is REALLY feeling right now as The Bachelorette unfolds and he shares that information. One of Clare’s closest friends, Michelle Money breaks down this week’s Bachelorette episode. Why did no one steal Clare?? And what was up with the serious interviews while everyone was naked?? Ben & Ashley explain what Clare means when she says “something totally unexpected is coming” Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 21, 2020
Clare Eyes Full Hearts
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Ben and Ashley have all the inside intel on the already dramatic start to Clare’s season of The Bachelorette! Was it actually “love at first sight” with Dale??  Robert Graham gives us his honest reaction to Clare as the lead and we get an answer about his romance with Kristina Shulman.  Kelsey and Mykenna from Peter’s season open up about the show’s effect on their mental health and you won’t believe why they’re NOT watching Clare’s season! Plus, all the tea on Krystal Nielsen’s new relationship and what Luke P faces for breaking his contract! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 14, 2020
Clare-d for Landing
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Chris Harrison says this is “100% Clare’s Season”, what does that mean for Tayshia?? We continue our preview of Clare’s season of The Bachelorette with the people that know her best! Ben and Ashley talk to VERY new mom Tenley Molzhan about motherhood and what she predicts for Clare’s season.  Eric Bigger got INTO IT with Clare at Winter Games! We hear the story of what happened off camera!  Luke Pell opens up about his time with Clare and we run down the list of guys vying for Clare’s heart.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 08, 2020
Clare the Air
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Clare’s season is just around the corner! Chris Harrison says the drama starts on night one... what could that mean??  Lesley Murphy tells us about her MAJOR life changes, including how she found love through a drone. And we hear the dramatic moment when she found out she was pregnant!  And we break down what went wrong in Tyler C and Hannah’s “relationship”.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 06, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Sean and Catherine Lowe
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We are going In Depth with a Bachelor Nation couple...Sean and Catherine. Sean Lowe is the ONLY Bachelor that stayed with his "final rose". Ben and Ashley go In Depth revealing how this couple knew it was love even while surrounded by cameras and how they continue to make it work each and every day. Sean admits he didn’t go on The Bachelor for “the right reasons” and Catherine reveals who she thought Sean was going to choose.  Find out the shocking secret Catherine kept from Night One! Sean and Catherine are one of Bachelor Nation's favorite relationships. And, if you think you aren't a fan of this couple, listening to this episode just might change your mind. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 01, 2020
Making Love with Mike
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Mike Johnson joins Ben and Ashley and reveals the very intimate reason why he can't walk around naked in his house any more. We also discover that Mike is dating someone new and he gives the details. Plus, find out why he won't return to Bachelor in Paradise. Ashley clears up some rumors about the “cycles” of contestants on The Bachelor. Tenley just had a baby, Lesley is pregnant, and more Bachelor baby news. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 29, 2020
Almost Famous: A Deeper Understanding
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Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 24, 2020
Bachelor Beauty
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Ben and Ashley have a lot of questions about Colton & Cassie’s “reality show”. Is it real? What does it have to do with the restraining order? We get some insider information.  Peter Weber threatened to spill some major “Bachelor Tea”! Ben shares what he thinks might come out… NDA or not! You’ll be shocked to hear Ben’s plans for kids after he and Jess get married!  And find out which of Kaitlyn Bristowe’s ex boyfriends has a new girlfriend! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 22, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Jason Tartick
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While his girlfriend Kaitlyn Bristowe is “Dancing with the Stars”, Ben and Ashley sit down with Jason Tartick to go In Depth with one of Bachelor Nation’s recent superstars.  Jason gets real about his experience in The Bachelor world and he shares his honest thoughts on Becca and Garrett's break-up. He opens up about his diverse family and his mindset as a child. But we also hear the unbelievable story of how he ended up on The Bachelorette!  We get all the details on the group text between Jason, Blake and Colton when they were all vying for The Bachelor. And we hear about the BAD first date between him and Kaitlyn. Plus Ben reveals who is invited to his wedding! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 17, 2020
Insider Knowledge
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There’s a ton of Bachelor news making headlines right now, and Ben and Ashley are ready to break it all down for you! We go through the bizarre situation surrounding Colton & Cassie. Restraining orders?? Tracking devices?? What is going on?? Clare’s season has been ANYTHING but predictable as we get closer to the premiere. We share what we know about Tayshia (potentially) taking over as Bachelorette. And Kaitlyn Bristowe’s partner has been announced on Dancing with the Stars! Ben and Ashley make their predictions for how she’ll do on this season. Plus, we reveal some MAJOR Bachelor secrets from behind the scenes! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 15, 2020
Adding to the Kiss List
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It’s the finale of The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons Ever and Ben & Ashley are hanging out with the ladies in the middle of the action!  Sharleen Joynt gives us a behind the scenes look at Juan Pablo’s season and we hear some secrets from her time with Clare. We find out if Sharleen always thought Clare had “Bachelorette” vibes.  Amy Long gives us her honest take on getting to know Juan Pablo and she spills on why she turned down an invite to Paradise! Plus, all the Bachelor Nation news!! Becca Kufrin moving out and Kaitlyn Bristowe’s claim that DWTS will be her “last hurrah”.  Heather Martin from Colton’s season tells us about why Ben was watching her and Hannah B in a bathtub together! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 09, 2020
Season of the Nick
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While the rest of the world relives Nick Viall’s season of The Bachelor, Ben and Ashley go straight to the source and catch up with the girls from his season! Alexis Waters gives us the REAL story on Nick in a way only Alexis could get away with. And she shares all about the “vagina dance”. Angela Amezcua opens up about being sent home on night 1 and she dishes about her ex Clay’s new relationship on “90 Day Fiance”! Plus, we hear how Kristina Schulman’s life has changed since being on The Bachelor and we get an update on her relationship with Blake. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 01, 2020
Dial Viall
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Nick Viall tells Ben and Ashley how he felt reconnecting with the girls from his season. And Nick gives us his HONEST reaction to Vanessa’s engagement! Chris and Krystal are the first Bachelor divorce. Ben and Ashley share some inside info on their relationship and what they predict for the future. Plus. Chris Harrison reveals the single most crucial member of Bachelor Nation in 2020 and you won’t believe who it is! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 25, 2020
It's Tough to be the GOAT
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Ben & Ashley catch up with Taylor Nolan for some inside info on Vanessa Grimaldi’s engagement! We hear her honest thoughts on watching Nick Viall’s season come up on Bachelor GOAT and we try to figure out why contestants get anxiety about the old seasons coming back to TV. We dissect the breaking Bachelor rumors and news. Why was Clare spotted at The Bachelorette set if she’s “out”?? Is JoJo really taking over for Chris Harrison? Plus, we check in with Lauren Luyendyk and she shares the most important lessons she’s learned since becoming a mom. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 18, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Ben Flajnik & Jake Pavelka
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It's TWO TIMES THE PLEASURE. Ben and Ashley go IN DEPTH with not one BUT TWO Bachelors… Ben Flajnik and Jake Pavelka.  Since ABC isn't re-airing the infamous seasons with Ben and Jake's ...Ben and Ashley are doing it JUST FOR YOU. Ben Flajnik relives that sad boat ride away on The Bachelorette and he tells all about the infamous skinny dipping scene.  Everyone will fall in love with Ben F again while listening to him go deep with Ben H. and Ashley I. and we allllll began to wonder ...how is this guy SINGLE?!??!?! Then, Jake shares some behind the scenes stories about watching a contestant from his season fall in love with a producer.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 13, 2020
Need Some Things "Clare-ified"
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Ben and Ashley have to break down everything going on with The Bachelorette filming… or at least as much as we know! How do you know when someone’s “the One”? Clare might have known after only a few days! And Ben and Ashley share their thoughts on Tayshia as our next Bachelorette. Tanya Rad from Scrubbing In joins us to talk about The Bachelor GOAT episode of Jason Mesnick’s season. She was OBSESSED. And we catch up with twin favorites from Ben’s season, the Haley and Emily Ferguson. They tell us how their boyfriend’s video game playing actually SAVED their relationship! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 11, 2020
Right Up Our Ali
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Ben and Ashley run down all the breaking news and try to figure out what’s going on. We look back on Ali Fedotowski’s season with the ultimate expert on Ali... her husband Kevin Manno! Plus, Ben reveals his most cringey memory in all of Bachelor history. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 04, 2020
Bachelor News Roundup!
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Clare’s season is in full swing and we have stories you don’t want to miss from inside the bachelor bubble at La Quinta resort. We have the must hear intel on who might have been cut from Clare's season of The Bachelorette already! Arie bought Lauren a "special ring" and Ben and Ashley have the dirt on the new bling And what’s with the rumor that Bachelor in Paradise has already started filming... with Mike Johnson! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 28, 2020
Double the Wo Mack Daddy
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It’s time to relive all the drama from Brad Womack’s season! Ashley hangs out with some of the unforgettable ladies from Brad’s cast.  Michelle Money spills the tea on locking Brad in a room!  Plus, an update on her daughter.  We have an honest discussion with Ashley Spivey about inclusion in the franchise and how the show has evolved.  And First KISS Ever, LaNease Adams talks to us about the impact of being a Black cast member early in the franchise.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 21, 2020
Boys will be Boys
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Let’s analyze the men! The Bachelorette will obviously look different this year...but the men are looking good! Ben and Ashley break down the list of new contestants and give their initial thoughts and early predictions of who might make it to the top.  Is Colton dating Lucy Hale for real? Pilot Pete moving in with Kelley? Victoria F and Chris Soules going strong? Matt James reaction to the new Bachelorette cast. We’ve got all the details Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 17, 2020
Quarantine in Paradise
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With everything going on in the world, we have to ask Ben and Jess if their wedding plans have been delayed! And Ashley has some HUGE news about a big change in her marriage to Jared. Ben has an update on The Bachelor: Live on Stage and we go through all the hot Bachelor news.We break down the feud between Colton & Cassie and we get some inside info on where The Bachelorette will shoot Clare’s season! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 14, 2020
Bachelor OGs
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Ben reveals the question everyone’s been asking him since Matt James was announced as the next Bachelor… and we have the answer for you!  This week, we re-watched the first seasons of the Bachelor and Bachelorette! We go back in time with Bob Guiney discovering secrets no one knew. we ask him about the rumored “Bachelor Bible” that’s passed between leads. And fan favorite from Trista’s season, Jamie Blyth, tells us what it was like to be a contestant on the very first Bachelorette season! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 07, 2020
Partners in Cry
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Ben and Ashley discuss the future of Clare Crawley’s season as the show adapts to the COVID-19 pandemic. And this week on “The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons Ever”, we revisit JoJo’s season of The Bachelorette. We’ve got some of the unforgettable guys from her season, including Derek Peth, Wells Adams, Grant Kemp and Luke Pell. Many stories that you've never heard before, including antics that happened off camera, like Chad Johnson and the protein content of a pork bone.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 30, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Olivia Caridi
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After the emotional and heartfelt conversation between Ben and Olivia Caridi on television on Monday, Ben and Ashley wanted to connect with Olivia to go In Depth for the first time in years. Her connection with Ben, first impressions rose, becoming the villain, regrets , triumphs, lessons learned and a genius tip on how to get on the show. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 26, 2020
Virtual Live Show!
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We’re celebrating Ben’s season of “The Bachelor: Greatest Seasons Ever” with our first virtual live show!  Ben and Ashley connect (digitally) with fan favorites from Ben’s season like Becca Tilley, Amanda Stanton, the Twins and Leah Block. Plus Mike Johnson gives us an update on his future with the franchise and Ben shares some behind the scenes secrets from filming his season (remember the pig date??) Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 23, 2020
Bristowe's Bros
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Mike Johnson speaks for the first time about the announcement of Matt James as the first Black Bachelor. He shares his honest thoughts about being passed over as The Bachelor yet again and what he thinks this decision means for the franchise.  Relive Kaitlyn Bristowe’s season on The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons Ever and talk to some of her superstars.  We hang with Ben Zorn, Chris “Cupcake” Strandburg and a guy very close to the podcast… Jared Haibon.  We have an update on Clare Crawley’s season and we break down her reaction to Matt James as the next Bachelor. Get Tickets for Ben & Ashley's Virtual Live Podcast Here! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 16, 2020
Friends in Lowe Places
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Ben and Ashley bring Bekah Martinez on to the show to discuss her opinion vs Garrett Yrigoyen. She shares her personal thoughts about the demonstrations and protests and we find out what Garrett meant when he said she “wasn’t invited over for dinner”. And it’s the premiere of “The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons Ever”. Up first...Sean Lowe. For the real story we talk to 2 of Sean’s girls… AshLee Fraizer and Sarah Herron! Get Tickets to our Virtual Live Podcast Here! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 09, 2020
Speak Up and Stand Together.
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Ben and Ashley reflect on the tense and upsetting events of the last few days and how they feel witnessing demonstrations and protests across the country. Ben has been criticized for not giving his personal strong opinion and speaking his mind, and today, he addresses that. Keltie Knight from The Lady Gang shares what she’s learned about herself and the world since the turmoil. And we hear some stories from her days on “The Bachelor”.  Did you know she was on The Bachelor?! Plus, we talk to former Bachelor contestant looking for a "baby daddy" on “Labor of Love”, Bachelor alum Kristy Katzmann. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 03, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Caelynn Miller-Keyes
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Ben and Ashley sit down with Caelynn Miller Keyes to go IN DEPTH about her life leading up to “The Bachelor” and how her experience on the show changed her perspective.  All the information you crave, from getting cast for The Bachelor to her history with Hannah B and  how it felt to be passed over for The Bachelorette. Get an inside look at her relationship with Dean and the truth about their wedding rings! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 25, 2020
The Final Number with Bri & Chris
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Ben and Ashley address the complicated issue surrounding Hannah B. We discuss Kaitlyn Bristowe’s new career as a country artist! Plus, the music will continue for winning couple Bri and Chris who join us to tell all when hey spill on a potential engagement! Plus Katie Morton joins us with a healthy snack recipe for “What’s Cookin Bach Nation?” Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 19, 2020
Goodbye Bachelor Mansion
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What does the future hold for The Bachelorette??  what will happen if the show moves out of California! And we try to make sense of Hannah B and Tyler’s “relationship” plus Kaitlyn Bristowe opens up about a difficult moment from her past. Deandra from Peter’s season shares some recipes for another edition of “What’s Cookin Bach Nation?” We recap this week’s episode of “Listen to Your Heart”, Ben and Ashley get to know Matt Ranaudo! Will Rudi join his band?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 12, 2020
Peter Found his Co-Pilot
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Ben and Ashley break down all the hot Bachelor gossip, like Peter and Kelley making things official! What does Barb think?? The Bachelor is planning a huge series this summer that will look back on all the unforgettable moments throughout the franchise, will Ben watch his “moments” with Jess? And Ben & Ashley break down this week’s episode of “Listen To Your Heart”, and we have Bri Stauss with us for the inside perspective! We find out how she felt saying “I love you” for the first time in front of an audience, and she opens up about the real reason she went on the show! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 05, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Demi Burnett
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Ben and Ashley go In Depth with Demi Burnett for a raw and vulnerable conversation.  Demi tells us about her early life and how her journey with sexuality changed her perspective. We hear about her relationship with her mother after she was released from prison.  Demi reveals how she first met Kristian and how are things between them since breaking up.  This is an In Depth like you’ve never heard before, because Demi puts it ALL on the table. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 30, 2020
Getting "Clare-ification"
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Ben opens up about all the headlines going around about his marital bed and we clear up any confusion about what is (or isn’t) happening with Jess! Ben and Ashley cover all the Bachelor hot topics. We break down the Tik Tok drama involving Madi, we try to figure out what’s going on with Matt James and we hear Ben and Ashley’s honest reactions to Clare’s scathing post about her contestants.  Plus we recap all the drama on this week’s episode of “Listen to Your Heart” along with some inside info from Savannah about what went down between her and Brandon. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 28, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Peter Kraus
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In Depth with the most popular Bachelor that never was: Peter Kraus. This likeable, fan favorite, never appeared on anther incarnation of the show...find out why. His experience on the show deeply affected him thus changing his relationship with the franchise. We get to the bottom of what went down when he was asked to be “The Bachelor”. We hear the story of how he got involved with The Bachelorette which actually started way back in high school. And, we uncover need to know details about Peter Kraus now... Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 23, 2020
Singspeak with Natascha Bennez
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Bachelor Nation has eagle eyes and they are unraveling the mystery of Chris Soules and Victoria F. Ben and Ashley join in to tell you what they know. Plus, find out everything about the feud between Tyler C and Jed, Jenna Cooper's vindication and fans Venmoing Tyler C for an engagement ring. And, Listen To Your Heart Episode 2 has aired and Ben and Ashley talk to drama queen Natascha Bessez. Discover why she called out Trevor and every dirty detail on what it’s like to kiss Ryan! Kendall Long joins us for “What’s Cookin Bach Nation??” with a recipe you don't want to miss. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 21, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Blake Horstmann
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Blake Horstmann goes deep for this highly anticipated In Depth revealing the truth behind the tears during his break-up with Becca Kufrin, getting passed over for Bachelor, and his INFAMOUS experience at Stagecoach. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 16, 2020
Listening to Our Hearts with Ryan Neal
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Listen to your Heart has finally arrived and Ben and Ashley are ready to break it down. Ben and Ashley talk to Ryan Neal (who is already a fan favorite) about his experience on the show. Are people there for the “right reasons”?? Plus, we run through Bachelor hot topics including Kelley telling Ben and Ashley that she was locked in a closet by producers. And fresh out of the oven, our first “What’s Cookin Bach Nation”! Heather M. shares a recipe you’re going to love! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 14, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Hannah Ann Sluss
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Hannah Ann answers lingering questions about her breakup with Peter. Does she think their engagement ended because of Madi or another girl?? How everything was kept a secret until the very end? When and how she discovered that Madi chose to leave and what she would have done if she knew prior to her proposal.  Plus, her thoughts on Peter's DM's with Kelley Flannagan and Hannah B. in the midst of their relationship. And a giggly response when asked about dating. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 09, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Peter Weber
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He's here ...Peter Weber...and he's answering EVERYTHING. Find out what is happening between Peter and Kelley. Peter opens up about how he handled the pressure of being “The Bachelor”. We get inside his mind during the final moments of his season and try to make sense of his decisions. From Regrets to the things we didn't see...Peter opens up and tells all. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 07, 2020
Almost Famous In Depth: Hannah Godwin and Dylan Barbour
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Ben and Ashley go In Depth with a fan favorite couple from Paradise, Hannah G and Dylan!  We find out how quarantine has tested their relationship and how things have changed since getting engaged. And we get personal… and find out if they’ve been fighting during the stressful journey of wedding planning! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 02, 2020
Bengagement!
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We get all the details on Ben’s engagement to Jess!! He tells us about all the adorable plans he made… and which ones didn’t quite pan out! You’ll never believe what Jess thought was happening when Ben started his speech!  What are their wedding plans?? Will they move in together?? Plus Bachelor hot topics! What’s the latest on Tyler and Hannah?? And are Connor S and Madi dating?? Ben and Ashley cover it all. And we congratulate a Bachelor OG on her big news! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 31, 2020
Birthday Benny
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It's Ben's birthday!! We have some major birthday surprises in store! Chris Harrison joins us in celebrating Ben and he clears up some confusion about Clare's season of The Bachelorette and potential re-casting. Ben's girlfriend Jess gives us the real story on how Ben is as a quarantine partner.  And we catch up with Shawn Booth! Plus all the trending Bachelor news, and an honest attempt to figure out what's going on with "Tannah's" Tik Toks.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 24, 2020
Bachelor Boys Night
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Why did Peter pull a switcheroo?! Arie Luyendyk gives his honest opinion on Peter‘s tumultuous finale and how going through something similar ended up being the best outcome for him. And the original “switcheroo” expert, Bachelor Jason Mesnick, joins us for some insight on what was going through Peter’s mind. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 19, 2020
A Doctor, a Therapist and Live from New York!
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Ben and Ashley Catch us up on all the latest bachelor news....the latest with Hannah B and Tyler C,  Hannah Ann, Madison and Peter plus what is going to happen with Clare’s season of The Bachelorette Also, former Bachelor Dr. Travis Stork helps answer our Covid 19 questions. Taylor Nolan has advice on how to remain calm that may be the most shocking idea ever and Derek Peth is live from New York.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 17, 2020
After, After the Final Rose
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Ashley is joined by an expert panel to recap what truly was the most dramatic and shocking finale ever?! Amanda, Angela, Krystal, Tayshia and Savannah armchair quarterback the heck out of this finale.  Oh, BARB!  Plus... Is Angela dating? How are Krystal and Chris doing? And Tayshia talks about being passed over for Bachelorette! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 11, 2020
Not Your Average BARBeque
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Part one of Peter’s finale and we’ve got two of his girls with us to break it all down. Savannah and Sydney are hanging out with Ben & Ashley to discuss EVERYTHING about the woman who stole the show… Peter’s mom Barb! Was she too emotional??? Ben gives us his honest reaction to Barb’s discussion about faith with Madison. And Ashley shares her theory about Hannah Ann. Plus we hear their predictions for part 2! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 11, 2020
Corinne Tells All
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It’s the Women Tell All ...Corinne Olympios is here telling all! After an update on her dating life, Corinne helps us break down all the drama from the Tell All...Including why Kelly was absent! We hear Ben and Ashley’s reactions to our new Bachelorette, Clare Crawley. And we get deep thoughts with OG Courtney Robertson! Finally,A bachelorette spouse discusses poopgate. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 03, 2020
Saving Yourself with Chris Harrison
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Chris Harrison is here as head in to the final weeks of Pilot Pete’s season and we still have no idea how it will end! Chris answers some major questions.  We discuss what Madison’s admission to Peter means for their relationship going forward. Plus, Chris tells us if he’ll ever get married again.  Ben has a huge surprise for an American Idol contestant! And a new segment with an OG begins. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 25, 2020
The Most Dramatic Hometowns EVER
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Ben & Ashley break down what may be the most DRAMATIC hometown date in Bachelor history. They have all the inside info, and all the behind the scenes dirt! Find out what happened with Victoria F on truly the wildest hometown date! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 18, 2020
Valentine's Day Special!
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Love is in the air in Lake Tahoe! Ben and Ashley hear love stories from Dean and Caelynn, Becca and Garrett, and their own loves Jared and Jess.  They also play kinky Truth or Dare! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 17, 2020
Going the Distance with Connor S
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Do you want to kiss Bachelor in Paradise Hunk Connor S?  He joins us on air as Ben and Ashley tell you how to make that kiss happen! We recap this week’s episode of The Bachelor and Ben admits that he has to rethink his front runner for Bachelorette... Peter doesn’t seem to have any strong connections with his contestants. Is that the cast or Peter?? Ben and Ashley discuss Tammy’s “apology” to Mykenna, Chris B’s social media flirting with Katie Morton, and we explore the rumors that Peter fell in love with a producer!   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 11, 2020
The Goofy Side
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This week we’ve got a double shot of Bachelor, so Ben and Ashley are back to recap the episode! At this point, it’s tough to figure out who is there for the right reasons. We share thoughts on why some early frontrunners have already gone home. And the reveal of who ben and Ashley think he’s going to choose in the end! Plus, we run through all the breaking Bachelor news. Will Jason propose to Kaitlyn soon?? And we launch a full investigation into Sydney’s high school years... and yes...her classmate was Hannah B! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 06, 2020
Cut Off at the Root with Bekah Martinez
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Ben and Ashley catch up with fan favorite Bekah Martinez from Arie’s season! Awkward alert...Ben confronts Bekah about rumors she thinks he's a tool. Ashley relates to Kelsey as the “crier” of the house and we have a conversation about being emotionally open on the show. Has a rose ever been “taken back” before in a rose ceremony? And which of the girls is trying to manipulate the others? Bekah is here with her “Chatty Broads” co-host Jess to help us break down the first of this week’s double dose of Bachelor! Plus Bekah opens up about motherhood and the lessons she’s learned over the last couple years. And Ben lets us in on his prep for living on a tour bus! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 04, 2020
The Lingeray Finansco with Arden Myrin
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This week’s episode of The Bachelor left Ben and Ashley with a lot of questions so we brought in fellow iHeartRadio podcast host Arden Myrin from “Will You Accept This Rose?”. Who do we think is the frontrunner for this season?? And what about for The Bachelorette? Ben finally spills some inside info he had on this week’s episode that he’s been sitting on for months. And we try to figure out exactly how much Chase Rice knew before he got involved with the show. Plus we run down some Bachelor Nation headlines, including the tragic loss of Tyler G and the debate of Hannah B returning as Bachelorette. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 28, 2020
Champagne-Gate Continues!
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Ben and Ashley break down all the drama from the 3rd episode of Pilot Pete’s season, down TO the last champagne bubble. Was Peter right to send Alayah home?? Ashley looks at both sides and tries to understand Peter’s choice. We hear the REAL story about the Bachelor mansion “pool parties” and Ashley reveals one of her biggest mistakes from her time with Chris Soules Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 22, 2020
iHeartRadio Podcast Awards Spectacular!
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Ashley is live from the iHeartRadio Podcast Awards in LA and she’s got tons of fellow podcast superstars with her!  We’ve got Bachelor nation podcasters Kaitlyn Bristowe and Jason Tartick, Nick Viall, Becca Tilley and Tanya Rad, Dean Unglert and Jared Haibon along with some new voices like Eric Winter and Roselyn Sanchez from “He Said, Ella Dijo”, Brooke Burke and Meghan King Edmonds from “Intimate Knowledge”, Brooks Laich and Gavin DeGraw from “How Men Think”, the voice of Lisa Simpson Yeardley Smith and her true crime podcast “Small Town Dicks”, and the legendary movie star Jean Claude Van Damme! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 18, 2020
Strange Forces at Work with John Paul Jones
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The enigma… John Paul Jones is making his Almost Famous debut this week to discuss the 2nd week of Pilot Pete’s season! We hear the story of when he and Ashley first met and he gets real on what would happen if he came face to face with Derek Peth again after their encounter on Paradise. JPJ sticks around to help us break down this week’s episode of The Bachelor, with all the drama on and off the show. We have to get into Madi and her “fan account”. Plus Bachelor alum Robby Hayes is here to talk about his experience on Siesta Key! Is he the “villain” of that show?? And more importantly… what’s the story about his sex tape?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 14, 2020
Full House
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Ben and Ashley have taken Almost Famous to San Francisco Live from the Palace of Fine Arts  Derek Peth reveals a heart breaking story about his engagement to Taylor and his time on paradise with Demi Ben and Jared share the story of the first time they met on Kaitlyn’s season The singles ladies reveal ... Annaliese puccini reveals if she regrets calling out clay and the biggest misconception about her katie Morton’s bucket list Sydney reveals a bachelor guy she’s “talking to”. Ben Z surprises the crowd Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 12, 2020
Cleared for Takeoff with Pilot Pete
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Peter Weber’s season of The Bachelor is officially underway, and we have the man of the hour here with us! Ben and Ashley grill Pilot Pete about everything that went down in the first episode. He tells us about the “spoiler free finale” and how it’s IMPOSSIBLE to predict what happens to him.  We find out the real reason why he didn’t reach out to Hannah and he opens up about his crazy injury! Plus we get you up to speed on all the news in Bachelor Nation, like Blake getting punched in the face and who was voted “Favorite Bachelor of All Time”! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 07, 2020
Easton's End of Year Extravaganza
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With the new season of The Bachelor just two weeks away, our engineer Easton reveals his favorite ALMOST FAMOUS episode of 2019! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 28, 2019
In Depth: Chris Soules
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Former Bachelor, Chris Soules, sits down with Ben and Ashley for his first In-Depth interview since the tragic events of 2017. "Farmer Chris", as he was known as the 19th Bachelor, became a fan favorite on Andi Dorfman's season of the Bachelorette. Our own Ashley Iaconetti was introduced to Bachelor Nation when she dreamed of winning the final rose on Chris' season of The Bachelor. Soules season introduced us to Becca Tilley, Kaitlyn Bristowe, Jade Roper Tolbert, and Carly Waddell Bass who all became significant and notable members of the Bachelor family.   Chris shares stories and memories from his time on both shows and, for the first time, tells us what the future looks like for him. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 21, 2019
Peter's Flight Crew
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The debut of Peter’s season of The Bachelor is almost here and Ben and Ashley have your preview of the girls vying for his heart! We hear their initial reactions and our guesses to who’s the villain and who might go all the way. Plus, we break down all the news in the world of Bachelor: Chris Harrison’s advice for Peter… what does it mean?? Katie Morton and Chris B’s breakup Jason Mesnick’s season showing up on Netflix. And we figure out what happens to the rings when a Bachelor engagement goes south! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 17, 2019
Red Carpet Bombshells with Taylor Nolan
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Taylor Nolan is here with us! Can you believe this is the first time she and Ben have met?? We get her to open up about her engagement to Derek Peth and how that changed her relationships going forward. She helps us break down all the hot topics in Bachelor Nation this week: Chris Soules Demi Hannah B What happened with Kristian and Demi at Jingle Ball?? Dean dropped a major bomb about Caelynn on the red carpet. Dr. Jannette joins us to explain about JP (Bachelorette Ashley Hebert's husband) and his potentially life threatening illness Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 10, 2019
Your Bachelor Questions Answered!
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Dec 01, 2019
Tracking Friends with Sydney Lotuaco
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Bachelor in Paradise favorite, Sydney Lotuaco is here with Ben to help break down all the news going on in Bachelor Nation!  Special guest former Bachelorette Becca Kufrin joins in too! We discuss Carly and Evan’s new baby, Nick and Demi potentially dating, and Colton & Cassie living separately but following each other on “Find My Friends”. Plus Ben opens up about a conversation with Jess about getting married and starting a family! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 19, 2019
Finding "The One" with Maddie Poppe
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Ashley is hanging out with one of our favorite Bachelor in Paradise success stories: Chris and Krystal! They open up about their first time in the “boom boom room” and we hear Krystal’s honest thoughts on what happened with Demi’s break up with Kristian. We revisit Bachelor history, Vienna Girardi the "winner" from Jake Pavelka’s season. She gets raw and honest about her miscarriage and has some amazing advice to anyone that has struggled with infertility. And we talk to American Idol winner Maddie Poppe about how she knew her boyfriend Caleb was “the one” and what it was like dating while on Idol. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 11, 2019
Live in the Vineyard with Cassie Randolph, Katie Morton and Joe & Kendall
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We’re live from Napa for the Live in the Vineyard and Bachelor Nation is joining us! Cassie gives us an update on how things are going with Colton and we hear about what it was like making the music video for "Famous" by Adam Doleac together. Katie Morton opens up about her relationship with Chris B. and lets us in on some secrets that we’ve never heard before. And Grocery Store Joe and Kendall Long tell us about a brand new way to date, the Seen dating app.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 04, 2019
Almost Famous In Depth: Dean Unglert
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When it comes to Dean Unglert, we haven’t even scratched the surface of what made him who he is today. So on this episode of In Depth, Ben sits down with Dean to explore the stories you’ve never heard before... from the funny to the traumatic.  Dean opens up about his relationships, his sexuality and we hear the intimate story that connects Ben and Dean on an entirely new level.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 30, 2019
Too Much Drama
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Ben and Ashley are reunited after Ben’s Honduras trip, and there’s a TON of Bachelor Nation news to get caught up on.  We try to figure out the feud between Rachel and Raven and we break down how Colton got involved! Mike Johnson and Demi Lovato are no more... and is the Almost Famous podcast to blame??  And we talk about Vienna’s heartbreaking story behind her plastic surgery.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 23, 2019
Old Matt Donald
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Almost Famous has a guest, E I E I OWe’re hanging out with Old Matt Donald, and he’s got tea to spill!  He clears up some confusion from his time on Bachelor in Paradise and we get the real story of why he brought up his mom during THAT kiss.  Plus we break down the drama between Rachel and Raven!  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 14, 2019
Couple Goals with Kaitlyn Bristowe & Jason Tartick
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Kaitlyn Bristowe & Jason Tartick stop by with their friend, country artist Brett Kissel. They all made a music video together and we hear a hysterical story about a fight they got into on set! And Kaitlyn & Jason let us in on a HUGE milestone they reached in their relationship. And now that she’s back from Paradise, we hang with Whitney Farnsway! We find out if she’ll do Paradise again and she shares the CRAZY connection she has to JoJo from way before The Bachelor. Plus we do a full update on Bachelor Nation news, including the developments in Tyler C’s dating life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 07, 2019
Almost Famous In Depth: Mike Johnson
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Ben and Ashley go IN DEPTH with Bachelorette and Bachelor In Paradise star Mike Johnson for an unbelievably honest and intense episodes We dive deep into the emotionally challenging moments that made Mike the man he is today and he shares extremely personal stories that no one has heard before. Find out Mike’s real reaction to being passed over as the Bachelor and what this decision means for the franchise in terms of representation and impact. And we address the elephant(S) in the room: Mike confronts Ashley about some comments she made about him...and then they discuss a certain Superstar Artist. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 29, 2019
Live from Planet Hollywood with Dean, Caelynn, Derek & Mike Johnson
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Ben and Ashley are live from Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas for the iHeartRadio Music Festival! Ben and Ashley have a big announcement.  You've asked for it...and it's happening.  They reveal their first LIVE SHOW location. We’re getting caught up with all our friends now that they’re back from Paradise.  Caelynn tells us what Dean did to sweep her off her feet and we hear about the CRAZY connection she and Ashley have from a time before the Bachelor. Dean opens up about what helped him finally commit to Caelynn and he tells a hilarious story about the life changing advice he gave Ben. Derek Peth clears up his dramatic conversation with John Paul Jones. And we ask Mike Johnson about his famous new love connection!  And Mike has some unresolved issues with our own Ashley I. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 20, 2019
Paradise Proposals
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Now that Bachelor in Paradise has wrapped up, we’re talking to two of the couples that came back from the beach engaged! We’ve got Chris B & Katie, and Dylan and Hannah G with us. Chris and Katie tell us about how they worked out their issues after leaving paradise and what went down before they came back for the reunion. We hear the REAL reason Hannah and Dylan spent so much time in the Boom Boom Room. And Dylan tells us about the moment he knew he was going to propose to Hannah. Ben and Ashley discuss how Demi’s proposal to her girlfriend will affect the show going forward, and what do we think about the next Bachelor… Pilot Pete??  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 18, 2019
Sydney Sells Seashells by the Sea Shore
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Sydney Lotuaco is back from the beach and here to break down the episode with Ben! We hear what she honestly thinks about Mike and if he’d make a good Bachelor. She gets real about her kiss with Old Matt Donald and tells us exactly why she said Colton was a “bad kisser”.  And we hear about the vibe on the beach when Kristian showed up. How did she handle being thrown into the middle of Bachelor world? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 11, 2019
Bachelor in PROMadise
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Ashley is co-hosting with her new husband Jared and they’re ready to break down this week’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise!  At this point are we team Dean? Or Team Connor S?  Haley Ferguson joins us to try to figure out what went wrong with JPJ. How did Haley feel when Caelynn left with Dean??  And what’s going on with Blake? Can he be a playboy AND a hopeless romantic?  Plus we recap one of the sweetest moments in BIP history… Paradise Prom! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 10, 2019
The Fall of JPJ and the Matt Donald Tornado
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Ashley and Ben are back together and ready to break down this week’s episodes of Bachelor in Paradise! How DO we feel about John Paul Jones? We discuss how little we actually know about his character. What was up with Matt Donald bringing his mom into the conversation? And we’re faced with the question: do we watch The Bachelor for the love? Or the drama? Plus, we hear some secret details about Ashley’s wedding that nobody knows! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 04, 2019
Wedding in Paradise with Chris Randone & Krystal Nielsen
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Ben hangs out with Chris and Krystal to relive their Paradise wedding down in Mexico. They share secrets about what went on behind the scenes at their wedding, including a HUGE problem that went down right before Krystal walked down the aisle. We break down all the drama at their reception and Chris & Krystal offer some words of advice for Blake. Plus, we recap last nights episode of Bachelor in Paradise. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 29, 2019
Losing the V-Card with Colton Underwood
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Colton Underwood hangs out with Ashley and tells her all about what he’s learned about Cassie after traveling with her all over the world. You won’t believe the weird thing Cassie keeps in her purse at all times.  We break down this week’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise and try to figure out the appeal of Dean. Plus Ashley shares some secret behind the scenes details about her dream wedding and honeymoon! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 27, 2019
Bad Sides in Paradise with Wells Adams
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Our favorite bartender, Wells Adams is guest cohost with Ben this week! He was around for all the drama on Bachelor in Paradise this season and he’s ready to give us his honest take. How is the Christian/Jordan fight different than the Leo/Joe fight from last season?  “Villains” are a plenty this season and we lack “heroes”. Which cast member’s bad side would you not want to be on??  Wells lets us in on why Derek Peth should be the next Bachelor  Plus we check in with Jed to see if he is ready for what we have to offer.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 20, 2019
Good Mustaches & Love Squares
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This was an emotional episode of Bachelor in Paradise! Ben analyzes Demi’s relationship back home and compares it to Jed’s situation. Demi opens up to Derek about her sexuality and it was a powerful moment.  Ben discusses Derek's reaction. We bring on David the Chicken to discuss Jordan’s fight with Christian. After all they’ve been through, is David actually Team Jordan now?? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 14, 2019
King of Paradise with Chris Bukowski
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Ben is fresh off Ashley and Jared’s Rhode Island wedding and he’s ready to give all the behind the scenes details! We find out who was the first to cry, how did his girlfriend Jess get along with Bachelor Nation, and we hear a secret about the bouquet toss!  Ben opens up about words of advice Jared gave him the first night they met and changed his life forever.  Plus we talk to Chris Bukowski about what he’ll do next if he doesn’t find love on Paradise this season. And of course, we recap this week's episode of Bachelor in Paradise! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 13, 2019
Texts on the Beach with Dean Unglert
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We break down all the drama surrounding Blake.  First, what is happening on the beach with Blake and his multiple relationships.  Then, the private text messages that Blake posted between him and Caelynn. We find out where Bachelor Nations stands on was this right or wrong.   Dean Unglert joins Ben as they try to understand every aspect of this heartbreaking drama. Meanwhile, why is Bibiana having such a hard time finding a connection in Paradise? And "Hot Sauce Jane" is here to explain the taco FAIL that she gave John Paul Jones and why he had such an intense reaction! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 08, 2019
What the Blake?!
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The first episode of Bachelor in Paradise 6 is upon us, so we get a certified Paradise expert (Ashley) to share her predictions for this season. Are Hannah G and Dylan the new Joe and Kendall?? Plus we try to figure out why everyone is so obsessed with Blake? And for those following along at home, we map out all the Bachelor girls Blake has hooked up with so far (that we know of!) Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 06, 2019
In Depth: Jed Wyatt
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Jed Wyatt lets his guard down and opens up to Ben and Ashley with every detail about his Bachelorette journey. He answers the difficult questions you’ve been expecting him to be transparent about. We are able to understand the full story that we only got bits and pieces of prior to this In Depth Interview. Also, Ben and Ashley bring you the latest breaking news about Tyler and Hannah’s night together. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 04, 2019
Jed's Downfall, Tyler's Triumph & a Baby in the Closet with Tyler C
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Bachelor Nation this finale was savage. Tyler C is here as guest co-host and he’s opening up about EVERYTHING.  Did Hannah make the right decision? Do Tyler and Hannah have a chance at reconciliation?  People thought Tyler was a player at first… how did he break down that barrier with Hannah? Why did everyone seem to implode except for Tyler? Tyler reveals something shocking about how he got involved with the show.  We learn what Tyler thinks about Jed and "girlfriendgate". Ben has some advice for Tyler as he continues his journey through the Bachelor world. Plus Jade and Tanner had a baby in their closet!!!... yep in their closet... and Ashley was one of the first people they called! Plus BIP is less than a week away and we are getting you ready! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 31, 2019
The Right Time & The Wrong Reasons with Luke Pell
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As we head into the final episode of Hannah’s season, Ben and Ashley analyze the remaining two men left to fight for Hannah’s heart. What will happen in the final episode and the After The Final Rose is a mystery to all. Luke P....the OTHER Luke P (Luke Pell) joins us to give his opinion on everything that’s gone down with Jed and what that means for future musicians going on the show. Is it wrong to go on the show to get exposure?  Plus, Ben and Ashley share some exclusive details from Rachel and Bryan’s upcoming wedding. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 30, 2019
4 Weddings & a Funeral with Joe & Kendall, Heather Martin and Krystal Nielsen
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Ashley is letting you inside during a bachelor nation dinner party as we hang out with Bachelor Nation pals on this special bonus episode.  Joe & Kendall give us an update on their life since moving in together and we find out if they’d ever object at a wedding! Heather M “never been kissed” from Colton’s season fills us in on her life after the show and which is better for an altar kiss at a wedding: a peck or a makeout session?  We celebrate Four Weddings and a Funeral as Ashley lets us in on who is officiating her wedding! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 25, 2019
Hearing All from the Men with Tayshia, Dean & Jared
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Ashley is ready to break down the Men Tell All  and she has Dean Unglert, Jared Haibon and Tayshia Adams on deck to give their thoughts. We discuss how the show will change after the revelation of Jed and his “preshow” girlfriend.  And we get technical when figuring out if Luke P is actually a psychopath. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 23, 2019
Live from Lake Tahoe with Krystal, Annaliese and Caelynn
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Ashley is live from Lake Tahoe for an Almost Famous special episode and she brought her  Bachelor friends along!  Krystal Nielsen has some wedding tips to help calm Ashley down as she gets closer to her big day.   And we hang out with Annaliese and Caelynn to get us ready for Bachelor in Paradise.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 20, 2019
Hannah's Confliction
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Ben and Ashley talk to Courtney Robertson from Ben Flajnik’s season about Hannah’s mindset as we head into her final episodes. Courtney was the first Bachelor contestant to have on-camera sex, so she has some thoughts about this week’s episode. We try to figure out if there’s anything Jed could do to redeem himself to the audience at this point. Ben has a lot of thoughts on how Luke P. handled the premarital sex situation before being sent home last night on The Bachelorette. He shares his full dissertation on Luke P. and how faith is represented on the show.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 16, 2019
Hometown Showdown
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Ben & Ashley break down all the hometown dates on this week of The Bachelorette. Ashley has a theory on what happened behind the scenes during Pilot Pete’s date. And we try to figure out if Tyler C is as pure as he seems. Ben reveals a personal struggle that he went through right before starting his season of The Bachelor. And Ashley opens up to Ben about how her life is changing as it becomes more intertwined with Jared’s. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 09, 2019
Almost Famous In Depth: Amanda Stanton
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Ben and Ashley sit down with Amanda Stanton for an IN DEPTH honest conversation about her life.  She tells us never before heard details about her break up with Bobby Jacobs and she shares a terrifying story when her pictures were hacked. And, what her life was like before going on Ben's season and what she has in the works for the future.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 27, 2019
Staying in Our Lane with Carly & Evan
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We get caught up with one of our favorite Bachelor couples, Carly Waddell and Evan Bass! They tell Ben and Ashley how life is changing as they prepare for baby #2 and Carly opens up about the time she almost stripped down on The Bachelor. And as we recap this week’s episode of The Bachelorette, all eyes are on the naked bungee jumping and what it revealed about Luke. Plus, Ben tells us why Luke and Hannah remind him of his relationship with Lauren Bushnell. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 25, 2019
The Show Goes On with Heather Martin
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We start off the show with Ben’s honest reaction to Lauren Bushnell and Chris Lane’s engagement.  Never Been Kissed Heather Martin from Colton’s season is here to help us break down this week’s episode of The Bachelorette. We hear who she thinks has the best physical chemistry with Hannah. This episode revealed that a mystery person has come back with a ring for Hannah… and we have theories about who it is!  Plus, we break down the new cast of Bachelor in Paradise Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 18, 2019
Under the Kilt
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As we head further into Hannah B’s season, Ben and Ashley feel conflicted about Luke P. How will he redeem himself?  The group date this week was one for the ages, and we saw much more of the guys than we were expecting. And now that fan favorite John Paul Jones has been sent packing, what’s next for him? Will we see him in Paradise? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 12, 2019
Ashley and Jared's Bridal Shower!
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We’re live from Ashley and Jared’s co-ed Crate and Barrel Bridal Shower! Ben is hosting a huge party to celebrate the happy couple, with a ton of Bachelor Nation friends stopping by. Krystal Neilson and Chris Randone are about to get married too, and they share some of the lessons they’ve learned along the way. Becca Tilley and Tanya Rad have some advice for how to ease Jared into Ashley’s Jonas Brothers fandom.   Plus Nick Viall tells us when he first noticed Jared’s feelings for Ashley and Kendall fills us in on her relationship with Grocery Store Joe. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 06, 2019
Put Up Your Lukes
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Ben and Ashley recap every body-slamming moment from this week’s episode of The Bachelorette. We hear their thoughts on Jed’s confession about going on the show for the “wrong reasons”.  Plus, Ben explains why he thinks Tyler C might be one of the most memorable contestants of all time. We break down the intense physical aggression between Luke P and Luke S during the group date. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 04, 2019
Live from Wango Tango with Colton & Cassie!
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Ashley can barely contain her excitement, because she’s backstage at iHeartRadio’s Wango Tango. Before she goes to fangirl over the Jonas Brothers, she catches up with Colton and Cassie. We hear how Colton’s been adjusting to life in “Cali”, and where they’ll live when they move in together. And Corinne Olympios stops by, to tell us a crazy story about an ex boyfriend. Plus, we discuss what happens when people say “I love you” too early. (Corinne says it VERY quickly) Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 02, 2019
This is Your Pilot Speaking
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Ben and Ashley hop on for a quick recap of last night’s episode of The Bachelorette! We try to figure out what the deal is with Luke P, after he professed his love and then said he was ready to leave.  We break down the more controversial figures from Hannah’s contestants and see who we like now that it’s been a few weeks. Plus we discuss the comparison people are making between Ben and Pilot Pete! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 29, 2019
Almost Famous In Depth: Hannah B
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Ashley sits down for an honest, raw conversation with the current Bachelorette, Hannah B. She opens up about her life before The Bachelor, how her world transitioned after pageant competition, and her experience as the lead on The Bachelorette.  We get the real story of why Luke P didn’t offer her his jacket when she was cold and what she thought about his shocking, very early confession of love.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 25, 2019
Almost Famous In Depth: Kaitlyn Bristowe
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Ashley I goes In Depth with Katilyn Bristowe, for a candid and intimate conversation.  Kaitlyn's story includes living through her break-up with Shawn Booth and her current relationship with Jason Tartick.  She opens up about when she felt things with Shawn starting to break down. She reveals why she started dating Jason after saying she’d never be involved with another member of Bachelor Nation.  Plus we hear some inside stories from her experience on The Bachelorette.  You’ll never believe who she reached out to after she accidentally spoiled her season finale on social media. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 21, 2019
Live in the Vineyard with Tayshia Adams, Scotty McCreery & Morgan Evans
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Ben and Ashley are on location in Napa, California from Live in the Vineyard Goes Country! Tayshia, Colton's runner up, is on hand to recap this week’s episode of The Bachelorette (nuggets and all). And we discuss Kelly Ripa’s recent comments about The Bachelor franchise. Plus we hang with American Idol and confirmed Bachelor fan Scotty McCreery and Ben’s new crush... country star Morgan Evans. (Morgan appeared on Becca's season of The Bachelorette). Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 21, 2019
Hannah B's Premiere with Demi Burnett and Katie Morton
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It's the premiere of Hannah B's season of The Bachelorette! To help Ben and Ashley break down the new crop of guys, they've got BFFs from Colton's season, Demi Burnett and Katie Morton. We'll hear which of the guys stood out from the rest on night 1, and Demi shares some scalding tea she has on one of the contestants.  Demi and Katie let us know who they're excited about seeing in Paradise (*IF* they go), and we see if Ben really was the first Bachelor to say "I love you" to two different girls.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 14, 2019
Bachelorette Revisit with Trista Sutter, Deanna Pappas & Caroline Lunny
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 Ben has a very special co-host this week… his girlfriend Jess! The Bachelorette Special was her first real exposure to Ben’s life on the show, and we find out what it’s been like for her to watch Ben in that setting.  In honor of the Bachelorette reunion, we talk to the very first Bachelorette, Trista Sutter. She fills us in on her life after the show, and offers some advice to Hannah B before her season kicks off. And we catch up with Deanna Pappas, and we hear if she kept in touch with Brad Womack!  Then, Caroline Lunny from Arie’s season checks in with us about her experience on Bachelor Australia, and she opens up about her struggle with anxiety and depression.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 07, 2019
On the Move with Rachel Lindsay
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Former Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay is making some big moves in her life, so Ben and Ashley check in with her to get caught up on everything. We find out how things are going after her move to Miami with Bryan, and we get the latest on their wedding planning!  We get an update from former Bachelor Andrew Firestone, and Ben and Ashley discuss the new “surveillance van” that is set for Night 1 of The Bachelorette.  Plus, we find out first hand if the statistics are true about contestants gaining weight whole on the show, and we address the rumors of Bobby Bones being the next Bachelor. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 30, 2019
Popping Off with Sharleen Joynt
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 Ashley lets us in on a major issue for her and Jared that she desperately needs help with.  We talk to Sharleen Joynt from Juan Pablo’s season about how she picked people from Bachelor Nation for her wedding guest list.   We hear the story of how she and Ashley  met, and you won’t believe the advice she gave Ashley!  Plus we break down Nick Viall’s hookup with a guy, Chris & Angela’s break up, and Ben “pops off” in Ben Bitches! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 23, 2019
Coachella Explained with Bri & Tracy
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Ben and Ashley don’t really understand Coachella, but luckily they’ve got some BACHELOR friends that spent time on the front lines this last weekend. Tracy (Colton's Season) tells us about N*Sync performing with Ariana Grande, and Bri (Colton) shares her experience.  Plus, Bri sets the record straight about her DM history with Dean. And speaking of Dean, he’s a groomsman in Ashley and Jared’s wedding! But to see if he’s up to the task, we give him a full groomsman quiz, and you won’t believe his answers. Also, we find out what Ashley’s “bridezilla” moments have been during wedding planning. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 16, 2019
Bachelors on a Train
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 Live from the Napa Valley Wine Train with a ton of friends from Bachelor Nation!  Blake Hortsmann opens up about his feelings towards Hannah G and we finally get an answer on if he’s going to Paradise. Derek Peth tells us about his date with Stephanie Pratt from The Hills. We find out why Venmo John was the most dated person on Paradise. Vanessa Grimaldi uses bathroom habits as an indicator of relationship health.  Wells Adams reveals if he will be back as the bartender in Mexico this year! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 08, 2019
Villain Meets Villain with Demi Burnett
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Demi (@Demi_Not_Lovato) from Colton's season is here with us to open up about Paradise, her relationship with her mother, and how she deals with haters. And we check in with Krystal Nielsen and Chris Randone, and they reveal some secrets about their wedding, and we hear about their plans to grow their family. Ever wonder how some Bachelor contestants are "liking" on social media while they're filming? We hear the secret on how people smuggle phones inside the mansion! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 01, 2019
Connecting the Dots with Tayshia and Wills
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A listener thinks they found a connection that ties Tayshia to Ben, long before she appeared on The Bachelor.  Remember when everyone thought Wills was kidnapped?? We check in with him and hear what he's been up to.  And Ashley goes into total fangirl mode when a member of NSync joins the show! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 26, 2019
Hannah B's Boys
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Ben and Ashley don’t waste any time before giving a full rundown of the contestants for Hannah B’s upcoming season of the Bachelorette. And based on pictures alone, Ben & Ashley give their predictions for Hannah’s Top 3. And speaking of Hannahs, we have a list of who would be the best match for Hannah G, and Ashley’s reaction will shock you!  Rachel Lindsay thinks the Bachelorette needs to be older, but what do Ben and Ashley think? Are these contestants really ready for marriage?  Plus, the return of Ben Bitches! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 19, 2019
Colton's Finale Part 2 with Hannah G
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Hannah G is here with us to give a behind the scenes look at what happened last night, and help Ben & Ashley break down Colton’s season finale. She’s got some things to get off her chest about Colton, and we find out if she would have accepted a proposal from him!  Hannah G gives us her honest thoughts on the new Bachelorette, Hannah B, and we find out if she’s upset that she didn’t get chosen for the next season.  And finally, is Hannah going to Paradise?? We get her to spill on who she’s hoping to see there, and who she’s interested in from Bachelor Nation. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 13, 2019
Colton's Finale Part 1 with Tayshia, Becca & Garrett
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We started Colton's season with Becca & Garrett, and now they're back to help Ben and Ashley break down the dramatic finale.  We hear their opinion on what is going on in Colton's head, and we might not even get a "final rose" this season!  But all eyes are on our guest of honor, Tayshia. After a critique of her bungee jumping form, we ask her what really happened with Colton in the fantasy suite.  And we find out if she knew Cassie had broken up with him when he told her that he picked Cassie!  Plus, we check in with Dean and get his take on what could happen this summer in Paradise, and if he has any advice for the new batch of contestants.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 12, 2019
Women Tell All with Kirpa, Jane, Heather, Bri, Tracy & Nick Viall
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We’re live after Women Tell All, and we have Colton’s girls with us to spill all the tea. Kirpa has a MAJOR bomb to drop about one of the girls sliding into the DMs of a popular member of Bachelor Nation… while she was still on the show.   And we reveal who he is. Tracy stops by to give her side of the tweet controversy that went down before this season started filming and we find out if her feud with Demi will continue into Paradise. Plus, Ben gives Heather an honest critique of her first kiss on television, and we ask all the girls who they think the next Bachelorette should be. Then we get a true expert opinion from Nick Viall, after we hear about his “secret talent”.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 06, 2019
Jumping Fences with Tanner, Jared & Annaliese
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It's time for Gate-gate! The fence jump we’ve been waiting for ALL SEASON is finally here, and it’s probably the craziest episode in Bachelor history. We break down what led to Cassie's shocking departure, and hear the moments Chris Harrsion had to go looking for Colton like a lost dog.  Ashley has some theories about what actually went down with Tayshia in the fantasy suite.  Tanner Tolbert is a tried and true Bachelor fanboy, and he stops by to tell us he never thought things would go so haywire with Colton. And he opens up about Jade’s miscarriage after she got pregnant in Paradise, and how their plans totally changed after that. Then Jared hops on, because he’s done a serious deep dive into past episodes of this season and has some serious thoughts on how things went down with Cassie. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 05, 2019
The Biggest Hometown Date of All with Ben's Girlfriend Jess
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This is the moment we’ve all been waiting for, Ben’s new girlfriend Jess is on the podcast!  We hear about the crazy move he pulled on their first date, and what exactly Ben said when he slid into her DMs!  We answer many of your questions about Jess! Plus, Ashley has info from the Women Tell All, and reveals why we’re in store for the BEST Bachelor episode of all time. And we break down the difference between “I’m in love with you” and “I’m falling in love with you”. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 26, 2019
The Toddler Jump with Heather McDonald
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Comedian Heather McDonald is hanging out with Ashley to help recap this week’s episode of The Bachelor, Colton’s stance against getting groped,  and when flirtation goes too far. And do we really buy the girls excitement on the show? Is all the enthusiasm fake??  Then Arie checks in to give us all the backstory about his new billboard, which you need to see if you haven’t yet.  Plus, we talk to Carly Waddell about her new lullaby album, and she reveals a huge change coming to her family.    Also, Ashley lets us in on what the “right reasons” are to go on The Bachelor, and Heather gets her to spill on some huge behind the scenes Bachelor secrets! And we have some shocking information about Ben at the end of the podcast that you definitely want to hear. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 19, 2019
Hot and Heavy Colton with Michelle Money
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 Michelle Money from Brad Womack’s season is here with us! She opens up to us about her relationship, and gives us her real thoughts about how Colton is doing so far. She and Ben break down Hannah G’s one on one date with Colton, which may be the sexiest moment in all of Bachelor history. Then we check in with Sydney from Colton’s season, and we hear if she regretted leaving the show. And we find out if we’ll see her again on Bachelor in Paradise. And we talk to the producers of The Bachelor Vietnam, to find out what’s different from the American version, and how the producers really sought out the job after watching Ben. Plus, a long awaited update from David the Chicken! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 12, 2019
Never Been Kissed with Jade & Tanner
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 A lot of action went down on this week’s episode of The Bachelor, and Ben and Ashley are talking to some girls at the center of it all! We hear from Courtney about Elyse’s decision to leave the show after not getting enough time with Colton, and we get to the bottom of what Colton means when he says he wants to “take a relationship to the next level” Then Ashley talks to Catherine the dog girl, about what it was like having her dog with her at the Bachelor Mansion, and why did she steal Colton away SO MANY TIMES?? Plus, Jade and Tanner join Ashley in the studio to recap this week’s episode, and we hear the story of how Jade told Tanner she was pregnant, even if her cute Pinteresty plan didn’t exactly work out. And after Heather got her first kiss on national TV, we visit some of the less graceful kisses we’ve seen on the Bachelor before.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 05, 2019
Jumping into Love
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After an emotionally heavy episode with Shawn Booth, Ben and Ashley return to address some of the feedback they’ve received. And after some discussion about Caelynn’s vulnerable moment with Colton on this week’s episode, Ben shares a deeply personal story about a close friend of his and her experience with sexual assault.  Then we talk to Bri, who was eliminated last week, and she gives us an inside look into the feud between Demi and Courtney. Plus, we hook her up with a member of Bachelor nation that she admitted she has a huge crush on.  And Ashley lets us know how her wedding plans are changing after the news that Jade and Tanner are adding a new member to the family! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 29, 2019
Almost Famous: In Depth - Shawn Booth
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Shawn Booth joins Ben and Ashley on this episode of Almost Famous: In Depth. He opens up about the painful moments since his relationship ended, and the questions that are still left on his mind. Ben and Ashley offer a unique perspective to Shawn’s situation, because Ben and Shawn are friends from their first experience on The Bachelorette, and Ashley is close with Kaitlyn from their time shared on the show.  Together, they help Shawn understand his feelings, get some things off his chest, and move forward. Also in this episode, Ben and Ashley have an honest conversation about an important issue that has come up in The Bachelor, in one of the most emotional moments of the entire franchise. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 27, 2019
Pirates Ahoy with Kendall Long
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Kendall Long is hanging out with us today, and she’s ready to give us the full story about all the headlines about her engagement to Grocery Store Joe! Then she sticks around to break down Colton’s pirate adventure group date, and she gets Ben to open up about his new relationship (and how Colton is involved!) And Ashley and Kendall give us their honest thoughts about Demi, and how Colton handled his “spanking”. Plus, Ben shares some inside visual tricks he uses to figure out what’s going on in the mind of the Bachelor. Then Terry Crews’ wife Rebecca, to tell us what it was like being part of Colton’s 1 on 1 date. She’s been in a successful relationship in Hollywood for a long time, so she’s the perfect person to go for advice on how to make a marriage truly work. She lets us in on some of the lessons she has for Colton’s girls, and she shares some wisdom on the differences in how men and women communicate. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 22, 2019
Losing It with Colton Underwood
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The Bachelor himself, Colton Underwood is here with Ben and Ashley, and he’s answering ALL your questions. Ashley and Colton compare their experiences of being Bachelor virgins, and we find out if he wished he had lost his virginity BEFORE going the show. Also, we hear how he’s been handling the constant virgin talk. We find out why he sent the Sloth Girl home, and then we talk to the Sloth to get her side! And we find out an exclusive secret from Colton about what happened in the shower! Plus, Ben and Ashley break down all the details from Kaitlyn and Jason’s new relationship, and a happy event in Bachelor nation, Arie and Lauren’s Maui wedding! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 15, 2019
Colton's Premiere!
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It’s Bachelor premiere night! Ben and Ashley are live from the Bachelor viewing party in Park City, Utah, and they’ve got Becca and Garrett hanging out with them for the whole episode!  We find out which of their complicated last names they’ll be giving to their children, they reveal the place they’ve decided to move to, after bouncing back and forth across the country, and we hear who has the worse bathroom habits.  But this episode is all about breaking down night 1 of Colton’s season. Did the show overdo the virgin issue? What was going on with that sloth? All those questions and more, plus… Ben reveals a MAJOR behind the scenes secret from the Bachelor.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 08, 2019
Ben and Ashley I's Old Fashioned Almost Famous Holiday Extravaganza!
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To close out 2018, Ben and Ashley welcome some surprise guests from Bachelor Nation to see what they’re up to for the holidays. We won’t tell you who stops by, but you might hear Bibiana talk about what’s going on with Peter Kraus, and you also might hear about what happened this weekend in Vegas when Blake and Jason hung out with Colton.  It’s the biggest holiday party ever on the Almost Famous Podcast! Brought to you by: CRATE AND BARREL - Start your Crate & Barrel Registry now at CrateAndBarrel.com LE TOTE - Enter promo code ALMOSTFAMOUS at checkout to get 20% off your first month QUIP - Go to GETQUIP.com/FAMOUS right now, you get your first refill pack for FREE with a quip electric toothbrush BOLL AND BRANCH - get $50 OFF YOUR FIRST SET OF SHEETS at BollandBranch.com, promo code ALMOSTFAMOUS FAB FIT FUN -  use the code "ALMOSTFAMOUS" so you can save $10 off your first box THRED UP - get an extra 30% off your first order at ThredUp.com/ALMOSTFAMOUS30 Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 18, 2018
Almost Famous: In Depth - Arie and Lauren
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This show is part of a new series called “Almost Famous: In Depth”. Ben and Ashley sit down for an intimate and raw conversation with some of the characters we’ve fallen in love with from The Bachelor. On this first special, they welcome Arie Luyendyk Jr and Lauren Burnham, to see how they’re feeling in the first few months of their engagement, and since finding out they’re becoming parents.   We hear about how they’ve reacted to people doubting their relationship, what they’ve learned while building their life together, and they open up about the new baby they’re expecting.   Tune in for a detailed look at what you didn’t see on TV. This is Almost Famous: In Depth, with Arie & Lauren. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 11, 2018
Colton's Girls
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As Ben and Ashley get closer to the end of the off-season, the ramp up to Colton gets more intense. Now that the list of the contestants for Colton’s season have been released, Ben and Ashley do a “draft” of who they think his Top 3 will be.  They talk with Becca Tilley about how the show has changed in recent years, and what that means for the newcomers to Bachelor Nation. And, they talk about the shocking departure of Elan Gale as producer.  Then Ben and Ashley check in with the original Bachelorette, Trista Sutton! She’s been married for 15 years, proving that people can really find true love on the show. Plus, we cover some of the rumors circling the recent break-up of Shawn Booth and Kaitlyn Bristowe Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 11, 2018
Moving In with Krystal Nielsen and Chris Randone
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Krystal Nielsen and Chris Randone are hanging out with us today! They’re on hand to talk to Blake Hortsmann, when he calls in to talk about his blind date to the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball over the weekend.   Then, Chris and Krystal share what they learned about each other after they moved in together.  And Ashley leads the group in a comparison of their lives before and after being on The Bachelor.  Plus, we hear about a BIG surprise Krystal received in bed recently. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 04, 2018
Fence Jumping with Arie Luyendyk Jr, Lauren Burnham and Vanessa Grimaldi
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Ben and Ashley check in with Arie and Lauren, to talk about their exciting news! We hear all about how they’re deciding on a name, and what’s next for the growing family. And Vanessa Grimaldi calls in to address the headlines that pairs her up with a beloved member of Bachelor Nation.  Then, they break down the first promo for Colton’s season, and we hear all about Tia Booth’s new boyfriend. And hanging out with Ben and Ashley in studio is Bachelor veteran Sadie Murray! ! This hasn’t been brought up before, but she was actually the first “switcheroo” on a Bachelor finale. She opens up about her desire to have a family, and the ultimate decision to freeze her eggs. And, she reveals a BIG secret about an intimate moment with a former Bachelor. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 26, 2018
Bundles of Joy with Kendall Long, Courtney Dober & Dean Unglert
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Ben and Ashley catch up with Kendall Long, and she’s ready to spill a ton of secrets about Grocery Store Joe, and his unlikely success on Dancing with the Stars. And fresh from the shores of Mexico, Courtney Dober and Dean Unglert stop in to tell some stories about their “man-trip”. Plus, we hear about Ashley and Jared expecting a bundle of joy, and Ben has been hiding the fact that a special someone has just moved in to his place! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 13, 2018
S8 E8 Are You Sick of Me? with Wells Adams and Graham Bunn
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Ben and Ashley open up about the heartbreaking news about Shawn Booth and Kaitlyn Bristowe, and try to figure out what happened between them, and why this break-up feels like a marriage ending.  Then, Wells Adams stops by, to get caught up on everything going on in his world, and the exciting new project he’s starting with iHeartRadio. Plus Ben and Ashley sit down with Graham Bunn, and he spills about his new TV show, and how it was transitioning from The Bachelorette into a radio and TV career. And we hear how Jared and Ashley are spending their first holidays since getting engaged! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 05, 2018
S8 E7 Catching Up with Blake Hortsmann and Annaliese Puccini
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Blake Hortsmann checks in with Ben and Ashley, and has a secret on how you can go on a real date with him! And he finally clears up all the rumors circulating about him dating a member of Bachelor Nation.   Then we hear from Annaliese, and she opens up about the difficult few weeks she’s had, and how she recovered from being broken up with on national TV. And, we hear about her reality TV experience before the Bachelor.  Plus, the subject of “Who the Heck are You” might be related to Ben! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 29, 2018
S8 E6 Getting into It with Ashley Spivey and Tanner Tolbert
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Ashley Spivey sits down with Ben and Ashley for an honest and raw discussion about her Twitter encounter with Ben. We find out exactly what motivates her, and how she got started as an unofficial “Bachelor investigative journalist”. Then Tanner Tolbert checks in, and talks about his role as officiant for Ashley’s wedding, and he spills about when Jared came to him about his decision to propose to Ashley. And we talk to a legal expert to break down what’s happening with Jenna and Jordan and the lawyers! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 23, 2018
S8 E5 Villain Redemption with Krystal Nielson
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Krystal Nielson is hanging out with us for this whole jam-packed episode! She tells us about her journey from a villain on Arie’s season to being America’s sweetheart after Paradise.  Vanessa Grimaldi stops by and opens up about what might have happened between her and Ben if she had gone to Winter Games.  And we talk to Chelsea Roy, one of Krystal’s friends from Arie’s season, about how many of Arie’s girls actually felt a “real” connection with him, and she dishes on if she’d ever be The Bachelorette. Plus, Ben gives us the real story about his Twitter fight with Ashley Spivey, and he shares some behind the scenes secrets from his time as The Bachelor. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 16, 2018
S8 E4 Model Citizen
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Jordan Kimball is here to give his side of the heart wrenching situation he’s in with Jenna Cooper. He lets us know the latest developments, and reveals the red flags he got from Jenna once Paradise ended. And we hear if he’d ever be able to forgive her and continue their relationship. Also, he gives Ben some important fashion advice, and we find out if Ben is going to officiate Ashley’s wedding! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 09, 2018
S8 E3 Dancing with the Groceries
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Bachelor Nation All-Star Grocery Store Joe calls in live from the Dancing with the Stars set, moments before he takes the stage! He tells Ben and Ashley all about how he discovered one of Kendall’s hidden talents while she helped him practice. And we hear how his first dance on TV compares to his limo arrival on The Bachelorette.   And Angela Amezcua checks in with all the details on her relationship with Clay the football player, and she walks us through what it was like when people found out she wasn’t single anymore.    Then, Ben and Ashley give their thoughts on some big headlines in the Bachelor world, including one of the craziest pieces of news in all of Bachelor history. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 01, 2018
S8 E2 Live from Vegas!
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We’re live from the Planet Hollywood Hotel in Las Vegas! This show is jam packed with so many Bachelor All-Stars. Blake Hortsmann is here, and this is his first time as a guest on a podcast! We find out what he looks for in a woman, and we hear if he’d ever date a fan. Then Dean Unglert stops by to reveal a huge secret from his dating life, and he’s given another chance to defend his “No Underwear” platform. And Jared Haibon and Nick Viall drop in, and we get the real reason why Nick has been able to defy aging. And Jared and Ben spill some behind the scenes info from the early days of their season. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 22, 2018
S8 E1 Breaking News!
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Ben and Ashley are going live with an emergency podcast because of all the crazy news in Bachelor Nation.   Kendall joins us to talk about her friend Bekah’s pregnancy, and give all the inside details on her relationship with the newest addition to Dancing with the Stars, Grocery Store Joe.   Then we talk all about the crazy scandal going on with Jordan Kimball and Jenna Cooper. We hear some crucial advice for Jordan from Elle, who is a relationship expert and creator of the Mend app. And we get an analysis from someone who knows Jordan best, David the Chicken.   And Ashley’s dream comes true when Disney Channel movie legend Riley Smith hops on, to talk all about his upcoming project, and what it’s like to be a major figure in pop culture history. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 14, 2018
S7 E6 Cheeseburger in Paradise
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Wells Adams sits in with Ben and Ashley to talk all about this season of Bachelor in Paradise.  Then, they talk to Chris Randone and Krystal Nielson, and ask the question on everyone's minds: will they actually get married?? And we get the real story of their struggles in the bedroom. And in a new episode of Chicken Nuggets, Ben, Ashley and Wells see what would happen if David the Chicken was the Bachelor. We line up a bunch of girls and see who gets his rose! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 12, 2018
S7 E5 Paradise Found
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Ashley and Jared’s engagement episode has finally aired! We get a live call from Ashley and Jared, and they give their honest thoughts about what aired and how they remember the moment. We dive right in with Ben, and he addresses the recent news that his ex Lauren Bushnell has broken up with her boyfriend.   Then, straight from Marriage Bootcamp, Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried stop by! They share some wedding planning advice with Ashley, and they give an intimate look at what it was like dating on and off the show.  But they don’t leave before we hear their thoughts on if Colton should be the next Bachelor, and everyone shares their “no holds barred “thoughts on the state of Leo.   One of Ben’s favorite authors Bob Goff calls in with some valuable lessons on how to get through difficult situations. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 04, 2018
S7 E4 Paradise Lost
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Before Arie and Becca… there was Jason Mesnick and Melissa Rycroft. Ben and Ashley sit down with Melissa and get down to what it was like to be broken up with on national television, and she spills why she turned down being the Bachelorette. As part of our “Chicken Nuggets” segment, we check in with David the Chicken about what we can expect on this week’s episode of Paradise, and he lets us in on some steamy details that didn’t make it to air. And on top of that, Ben gives some more behind the scenes secrets on what happens off-camera during his experience as the Bachelor. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 26, 2018
S7 E3 Paradise City
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Straight from the beaches of Bachelor in Paradise, Annaliese is here to break down everything that was going through her mind as her friendship with Kenny progressed. And Ashley shares why she really relates to Tia this season.   Then, Bibiana calls in to help recap this week’s episode, and to discuss if it’s an insult or a compliment when men talk about her “assets”.   And Ben and Ashley get real about kissing people you may not have feelings for, which can happen a lot in Bachelor World. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 22, 2018
SPECIAL EPISODE: Grocery Store Joe
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Ben Higgins sits down with Grocery Store Joe for a special bonus episode of the Almost Famous Podcast! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 21, 2018
S7 E2 Two Tickets to Paradise
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Colton Underwood is back in-studio to help Ben go through everything that went down on the 2nd episode of Bachelor in Paradise Season 5. But Ben doesn’t let him off easy, and we get the real story of what was going on between him and Tia, and they talk about the emotional moment when Becca showed up to confront Colton on Paradise.   The guys give their take on what happened between Annaliese and Jordan, and Colton offers some behind the scenes info on the romance of Kevin and Astrid.   We play a round of “Who the Heck are You” with Brady Toops, and we check back in with David the chicken! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 14, 2018
S7 E1 Another Day in Paradise
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 Bachelor in Paradise is here!   Ben and Ashley get real quick as they discuss Ashley's ex Kevin.  Was Kevin's version of what happened accurate? Ashley gives the real story on the Jared/Kevin timeline.   Kenny King and Eric Bigger give their thoughts on the After the Final Rose from Becca’s season, and reveal some info about the friends they made in Paradise. And they tell us what's really going on with Tia and Colton   Then, Annaliese stops by and hints that there’s a guy that captured her attention on Paradise.   And it's “Who the Heck Are You” with Angela from Nick’s season and we find out hercelebrity crush And on top of all that, Kendall is here and we ask her how many guys she kissed in paradise. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 08, 2018
S6 E10 Becca's Finale
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Ben and Ashley have all the behind the scenes details from the emotional Bachelorette finale. We find out if they think Becca made the right choice, and if she and Garrett will last. We find out Ben and Ashley's thoughts on if Blake can recover from this break-up and become the next bachelor, and even after this whole season, there's still something about Becca that we can't figure out.  Ben has a score to settle with David (the Chicken Man), from something he did on the Men Tell All, and he gives a special preview of what we can expect from Bachelor in Paradise.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 07, 2018
S6 E9 Jason Tells All
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Jason Tartick is in studio to hang out with Ben and Ashley, and recap the Men Tell All episode of Becca's season, and we discuss if Colton overreacted. We get some inside info on the chances of Jason being the next Bachelor, and we find out what he wears to bed. And Ashley shares an exclusive look at her wedding guest list, and shares some deeply emotional stories from wedding dress shopping that you won't believe! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 31, 2018
S6 E8 Fantasy Sweets
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Former Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay drops on to give some inside info on what goes on in the fantasy suites, and we hear her honest opinion on what’s happening in going on during Becca’s season.  Plus, she and Ben bond over makeup, and they trade stories of their appearance on Lip Sync Battle.  And, we get exclusive details on Rachel’s wedding, and Ben has exciting news about finding a new relationship.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 24, 2018
S6 E7 Hometown Dates
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SPOILER ALERT WARNING: The man eliminated from this week’s episode of The Bachelorette is our guest this week, and he holds nothing back!  Ben and Ashley are live from Lake Tahoe, from the American Century Championship golf tournament, and they get a ton of secrets revealed from an exclusive interview with the man sent home by Becca this week. Then, Caroline calls in to discuss if Tia did the right thing, or if she should have told Becca her feelings earlier, and she shares a startling confession about Becca’s season. And, we get an email from a listener with some crazy inside info about one of the contestants that you won’t believe. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 17, 2018
S6 E6 Wedding Videos
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Ben is out, but Ashley called in a secret weapon as a fill-in… her fiancé Jared! The happy couple recaps this week’s episode of The Bachelorette, break down Garrett’s one on one date, and discuss Colton revealing that he’s a virgin.  We get their thoughts on the Bachelor in Paradise cast, and they reveal something huge that’s coming on this new season.  All that, and they share some stories from making their audition tapes, and we hear about Jared’s first celebrity crush. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 10, 2018
S6 E5 The Truth Comes in a Chicken Suit
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Ashley is back to talk publicly for the first time since she got engaged to Jared. Kaitlyn Bristowe's fiance Shawn Booth is in studio to share some advice on being engaged in Bachelor Nation.  Then, David (the Chicken Suit guy), tells us everything about falling out of the bunk bed, his near death experience, and butting heads with Jordan the Model.  And there's a Bachelor Nation pregnancy announcement! Ben and Ashley call up the father to be to congratulate him and get the latest.  Plus, Ben and Ashley give a ton of behind the scenes details and secrets from this week's episode of The Bachelorette Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 26, 2018
S6 E4 A One on One, a Twitter Feud, an an Engagement
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Ben gives a behind the scenes look at Ashley and Jared's engagement, and shares some details about how this could be one of the biggest events in Bachelor history. Plus, he offers his take on the insane Twitter feud between Bekah and Raven. Then, Clay the football player calls in to talk about his heart wrenching decision to leave the show after suffering an injury. And then Granger Smith joins Ben in studio, to share his thoughts on front runner Garrett, and what it was like performing during Colton and Becca's one on one date. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 19, 2018
S6 E3 The Chicken and The Model
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Kristina Schulman joins Ashley as the guest co-host, to do a deep dive into this week's episode of The Bachelorette. Michelle Money calls in for "Who the Heck Are You?", and she helps figure out what happened with the chicken, and why did he fall out of bed?? You won't want to miss the greatest dramatic re-creation ever, when Ashley performs the monologue of Jordan the Model.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 12, 2018
S6 E2 The Trouble with Garrett
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We finally find out if Ashley’s relationship with Kevin ended because of feelings for Jared. Then, Ben and Ashley discuss the controversy surrounding Bachelorette contestant Garrett and his questionable “likes”.   And Sarah Herron calls in for an update on her life, and what she would have done if she was in Becca’s shoes this season.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 05, 2018
S6 E1 Let's Do the Damn Thing
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It’s the season premiere of The Bachelorette! And the woman of the hour, Becca Kufrin, is hanging out with Ben and Ashley, to talk about some of her first impressions of her batch of guys. She answers some listener questions, and reveals some behind the scenes secrets about night 1.   Then, they talk to former Bachelor Jesse Palmer, about “The Proposal”, the new show he’s hosting from the creators of The Bachelor. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 29, 2018
S5 E8 Celebrate Love
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Ashley has a very emotional announcement to make that is close to her heart, and will affect her entire future. Then, Becca the Bachelorette joins them in studio, and Ben and Ashley have some surprise guests that have words of wisdom for Becca. Plus Ben and Ashley give their power rankings of former Bachelorette seasons, and a listener has a huge request to ask of Ben. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 23, 2018
Special Episode Live From Las Vegas
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For the first time ever, Ben and Ashley sit down with the new Bachelorette, Becca Kurfin!   After getting to know her a bit, they welcome some Bachelor superstars onto the show. Nick Viall hangs out, they play a round of "Who the Heck Are You" with Dan Cox, and before interviewing Jake Pavelka, Ben and Ashley perform a dramatic recreation of his fight with Vienna. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 18, 2018
S5 E8 Hopping on the Boy Bandwagon
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Ashley almost faints from fangirling, when a member of a huge boy band calls in to surprise her with huge news.    Then, a truly polarizing former cast member, Josh Murray, calls in to talk about how things when down on his multiple failed Bachelor engagements.   And after a passionate edition of Ben Bitches, Ben has a big announcement to make. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 15, 2018
S5 #7 Life After The Bachelor
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Alexis Waters (was she a dolphin or a shark?) is hanging out with Ben as a special guest host, and she shares why The Bachelor producers told her to keep a certain body part “on lock”. Then, they play a round of “Who the Heck Are You?” with Marikh Mathias from Arie’s season, and find out what she’s up to, and how she was in the running to be The Bachelorette. And continuing the list of successful Bachelor couples that didn’t meet on The Bachelor, Elizabeth Kitt-Brown and Ty Brown call in to share some great news! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 09, 2018
S5 #6 Building Up to Becca
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As we speed closer to the premiere of The Bachelorette, Ben and Ashley have a huge special guest announcement!  Then, they check in with a member of Bachelor past, Jesse Csincsak, who had no idea he was talking to Ben Higgins. And they catch up with JP Rosenbaum and Ashley Hebert, another Bachelor Nation success story. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 01, 2018
S5 #5 Bachelor Parties
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Ben and Ashley check in with a member of Bachelor Nation that’s getting married THIS WEEK! Then it’s time for “Who The Heck Are You?”, with Bachelor couple Chris and Peyton Lambton. Plus, Derek Peth hops on the line for an update on his relationship with Taylor. And Jared Haibon crashes the studio to reveal what happened to him on Bachelor in Paradise Australia. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 24, 2018
S5 #4 Bachelor Couples and Annual Sass-holders
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This week, Ben and Ashley hear from a previously unknown relationship success story from Bachelor Nation. They get down to the real reasons why Arie and Lauren were meeting with Dr. V from Marriage Boot Camp, by calling up Dr. V herself! And shots fired between Amanda Stanton and Robby Hayes! Ben and Ashley are here to break down the public Disneyland drama and Robby’s creative compliment.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 16, 2018
S5 #3 Bachelorette No More
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The Almost Famous Podcast finally welcomes Rachel Lindsay to the show! She gives us an update on planning her wedding, including who her dream wedding singer would be, and she lets us know her thoughts on the recent break-ups in Bachelor Nation, and if she thought Dean and Lesley were truly meant to be   Then, by listener request, Sarah Herron calls in to give an update on what’s going on in her world.   And after that, in a new edition of “Ben Bitches”, he takes on “The One-Uppers”! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 10, 2018
S5 #2 Off Season Scrimmage
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Ben and Ashley are coming in hot this week, and joined by Peter Kraus to talk about what’s new in his life, and his future with The Bachelor. Then, to continue the off-season festivities, Ben and Ashley go through a round of rapid fire questions, and they delve into their first loves, and if they want kids. Before they get to some listener emails, they discuss Arie and Lauren’s poorly received April Fool’s joke, and they talk to a listener who is helping make her community a better place. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 02, 2018
S5 #1 Bekah, Kendall, and Childhood Crushes
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Now that we’re in the Bachelor off-season, Ben and Ashley get caught up on what’s new in their lives. Ben is proud to talk about a major bucket list item he’s about to cross off. Bekah M stops by to get caught up on everything going on in Bachelor Nation, and they surprise Robby Hayes on the phone with a juicy question about his current status. After going over their childhood crushes, Kendall calls in and talks about the “post Bachelor blues”, and what’s next for her after the show.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 26, 2018
S4 #12 From Winter Games to Winter Break
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Ben and Ashely convene to address Ashley’s breakup with Kevin Wendt.  They go through why the relationship fell apart, and how things are between them now. Then Kevin joins them, to give his perspective on his time with Ashley, and where their paths are headed.   Bachelor favorite Nick Viall joins Ben and Ashley to weigh in on public break-ups and help some listeners with relationship advice. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 15, 2018
S4 #11 After After the Final Rose
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Ben goes solo at first, and now that he’s had a few days to reflect on the finale, gives some thoughts on how Arie handled things throughout the season, and what we learned from After the Final Rose Then he passes the baton to Ashley, so we can hear her thoughts on how this season wrapped up. Jason Mesnick hops on the line, to share his first hand experience of what was going on in Arie’s mind. After he dishes that inside info, Ashley tackles some listener emails, and even non-Bachelor related questions! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 08, 2018
S4 #10 Arie's Finale
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Ben and Ashley recap the drama filled Bachelor Finale! They discuss where Arie went wrong, and if the break up should have been televised. And joining them straight from the cast, it's Seinne, Kendall, Tia, and Caroline, to break down everything from the season, behind the scenes and beyond. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 06, 2018
S4 #9 Sienne Tells All
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Ashley is still “Benless”, but she’s got no shortage of friends joining her on the show this week. Krystal calls in to dish about the Women Tell All, and explain her less than flattering nickname for Arie. Then, Sienne comes by the studio to compare their Bachelor experiences, and answer some burning questions about life in the Bachelor mansion, like where do you do laundry?? Sienne sticks around while Sean Lowe calls with some expert analysis on Bachelor Nation. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 27, 2018
Winter Games Closing Ceremonies
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In a very special episode of The Almost Famous Podcast, Ashley hangs out with her friends from Bachelor Winter Games. Joining her in studio are Kevin, Courtney, and Lily, for a reflection on the season as a whole, and what happened after they left Vermont. Claire and Benoit call in, for their first interview after getting engaged on the show. And, all the way from Sweden, Stassi calls in to give her side of the drama with Luke Pell. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 24, 2018
S4 #8 Janner Plus One
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Ben is off this week, but Ashley’s got Jade and Tanner Tolbert filling in. After catching up on what life is like with a new baby, the 3 recap the hometown dates with Arie on The Bachelor this week, and what they think of Winter Games so far. Then, Ashley gets an assist from her sister Lauren on some listener emails! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 21, 2018
S4 #7 Puttin' Around with Pell
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Ben and Ashley reveal some of their biggest Bachelor secrets, when the Almost Famous Podcast takes a trip to Pebble Beach, to cheer on Chris Harrison as he golfs in the Pebble Beach Pro-Am! Hanging out in the makeshift studio is Luke Pell, to give his thoughts on Arie, and his upcoming tour. Then, Ben and Ashley recap this week’s episode of The Bachelor, and discuss their mutual love of “The Greatest Showman” Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 13, 2018
Winter Games Special!
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Ben and Ashley are here with a special episode to get you ready for the first ever Bachelor Winter Games! Fellow contestants Claire Crawley, Eric Bigger, Lesley Murphy and Bibiana Juliana join in to give a preview of what happened in the snow! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 11, 2018
S4 #6 Missing in Action
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Ben and Ashley tackle one of the biggest stories in Bachelor Nation this week: Bekah’s status as a “missing person”. Melody Chiu from People Magazine calls in to lay out all of the facts of Bekah’s mysterious disappearance.  Then, Ben and Ashley recap this week’s Bachelor episode, break down the difference of playing hard to get and being hard to get, and they get an expert opinion on Arie’s season from 10 year old Bachelor super-fan Jack. And no episode of the Almost Famous Podcast is complete without some listener emails, which lead Ben and Ashley to answer some great behind the scenes Bachelor questions. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 06, 2018
S4 #5 Heroes & Villains
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Ben is a little under the weather this week, but it doesn’t stop him from breaking down this week’s episode of The Bachelor with Ashley I! First, they discuss a CRAZY theory about what could happen later this season. Then, “No Chill” Bibiana calls in to dish on Krystal, and her experience on Winter Games. And they’re joined in-studio by Chad Johnson, a certified villain, for his analysis on this season of The Bachelor, and a round of rapid fire questions, where we find out which girl could convince Ben to go back on the show! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 30, 2018
S4 #4 - Getting Into it With Arie
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Ben & Ashley are joined by the man of the hour, Arie Luyendyk Jr! The Bachelor gets grilled by Ben for not returning a text, he dishes on some of the girls that have been sent home, and he endures a round of rapid fire questions from Ben & Ashley. After that, Brandon from Lanco calls in, to talk about performing for a date on the show. And if that wasn’t enough, Becca Tilley hangs out and helps answer some listener e-mails! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.