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A Master At Work
Mar 16, 2022
Joe is a brilliant story teller, and the fact that he is constantly contradicting himself while passionately arguing his points, sometimes disastrously is what keeps me coming back.
Oct 28, 2021
Episode 598 | "Cuticle Conan"
The JBP kicks off this episode discussing Parks recent shopping trip in prep for the Grammy’s (10:22) as well as their reactions to the Eagles & Chiefs wins over the weekend (22:08). Ma$e, Cam'ron & Jadakiss performed at the Apollo Theater on Saturday night (47:28), Joe has a fun question for the guys (1:05:57), and Bobby Shmurda has a new song out (1:22:37). The room debates whether the Grammy’s matter or not (1:33:40), Part of the Show (2:25:52), + MORE!
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Joe | Dylan Sinclair, DESTIN CONRAD, & Jvck James - “Open (Remix)”
Ice | Busta Rhymes (feat. Bilal) - “Murda”
Parks | Lil Yachty - “running out of time”
Ish | Traetwothree - “Outside Like This”
|Feb 01, 2023|
Episode 597 | "Opp Formers"
In Episode 597, the gang opens up the pod with their reactions to the viral video from Julia Fox showcasing her apartment (20:54). Billboard continues with their 50 Greatest Rappers of All Time List (30:10) while 21 Savage was named the best rapper of 2022 (41:29). Nike is suing BAPE (56:08), Melyssa asks the room what things they had to unlearn in their life journey (1:00:17), and the latest kid toy craze (1:41:15). Also, updates on the YSL case (2:04:15), Tyre Nichols passing (2:12:12), Part of the Show (2:22:30), + MORE!
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Joe | SLV - “What Yo Name Is/Tell Him Somethin’”
Ice | SLV - “Call Me Crazy”
Parks | SLV - “That Condom”
Ish | Jamilah Barry - “Cut Me Open”
Melyssa | Thom Yorke - “Hearing Damage”
|Jan 28, 2023|
Episode 596 | "Mashure"
Joe and Ish open this episode by sharing their thoughts after both the Giants and Cowboys were sent home over the weekend (9:09). Drake put together an impressive setlist for his shows at the Apollo Theater (19:13), Melyssa reads the list of Oscar Nominations (31:02), and Beyonce performs in Dubai for $24 million as Joe predicts what the future of live shows will look like (39:57). In other news, the pod reacts to Ben Simmons requesting his $800k engagement ring back (1:00:16), Spotify announces layoffs (1:35:20), Papoose has been named Head of Hip Hop at TuneCore (1:51:30), + MORE!
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Joe | RINI - “Strawberry Blossom”
Ice | Kyah Baby - “New Energy”
Parks | Grafh, Conway the Machine, & 38 Spesh - “Rain Falls”
Ish | Lagoon Wavey - “Occupied” (A COLORS SHOW)
Melyssa | ELIZA - “Wasn’t Looking”
|Jan 25, 2023|
Episode 595 | "Heinie Blows"
An action-packed episode from the JBP! The gang opens the pod with reactions to the new J. Cole song in which he used a fan’s Youtube beat (14:14). Alec Baldwin has been charged with involuntary manslaughter (23:12), Young Thug had drugs passed to him in the courtroom (28:11), Flo Rida wins a $82.6 million lawsuit (36:30), and Caresha admits to a kink on her latest podcast episode (49:54). *SPOILER ALERT* Ice hates remakes and explains why the “House Party” movie is terrible (1:01:00). Joe and the guys find out Melyssa Ford used to be on a dating TV Show (1:07:25), Bank of America & T-Mobile run into major issues (1:14:41), Joe has a bet for the room (1:27:15), Part of the Show (1:53:02), + MORE!
Joe | Kali Uchis - “I Wish you Roses”
Ice | Chase Fetti & Cancun - “Slow Down”
Parks | Deepstar The Abyss Dwella, Eto & Jai Black - “Roc City Stories”
Ish | Mack Keane & ESTA. - “Super”
Melyssa | Greentea Peng - “Hu Man”
|Jan 21, 2023|
Episode 594 | "Training Day"
The JBP kicks off this episode recapping Wild Card Weekend in the NFL (12:25) followed by reactions to the new Martin Luther King Jr. & Coretta Scott King statue unveiled in Boston (32:40). A Tennessee Police Department is under fire following a sex scandal (41:00), Good Morning America hosts T.J. Holmes & Amy Robach may sue the network (45:08), and rappers unfollowing Gunna on social media (49:25). Also, 21 Savage gets into an argument on Clubhouse (1:03:10), an update on TV Shows that have returned (1:33:16), Part of the Show (1:50:13), + MORE!
Joe | Mario - “Like Her Too”
Ice | Tracey Lee (feat. OJIZZ) - “Party Time XXV”
Parks | Bun B & Statik Selektah (feat. Boldy James) - “Acetone”
Ish | RealestK - “Wish You Well”
Melyssa | Little Simz (feat. Cleo Sol) - “Woman”
|Jan 18, 2023|
Episode 593 | "What The Flock"
The JBP begins this episode by discussing the latest social media happenings. Elon Musk is continuing to kill Twitter (6:50), YouTube has new policies put in place (9:04), and Instagram is making some further updates to its app (10:45). Iggy Azaela launches an OnlyFans page (12:23) and the gang recaps the Golden Globes (23:24). Meek Mill denies dissing Lori Harvey after rumors that her and Damson Idris are dating (43:00), Kanye and the architect behind Yeezy’s had a private wedding ceremony (1:00:10), Joe explains what he found out about Andrew Tate (1:10:00), Drink Champs signs new deal with Warner Music Group (1:57:33), Part of the Show returns (2:06:25) + MORE!
Joe | Tiana Major9 - “Try Peace…”
Ice | 100grandroyce, Red Inf & Syer - “Project Hallway Music”
Parks | A.G. - “The Bottom”
Ish | VEDO (feat. Chris Brown) - “Do You Mind”
Melyssa | Ari Abdul - “BABYDOLL”
|Jan 14, 2023|
Episode 592 | "Don’t Play With It"
The gang opens up this episode recapping the weekend in D.C., which included the Gervonta Davis & Hector Garcia fight as well as a ringside altercation between Meek Mill’s camp & boxer Gary Russell Jr. (13:20) and Meek issued an apology for filming a music video in Ghana’s presidential palace (28:23). Next, Big Scarr’s family is addressing Gucci Mane’s funeral contributions on social media following his passing (33:25) and Joe wants someone to explain who Andrew Tate is (52:40). Rapper Lola Brooke joins the pod (1:29:06), Joe covers Dana White's recent altercation video surfacing (2:17:03), Tory Lanez gets a new lawyer (2:41:00), Max B is coming home (2:44:33), + MORE!
Joe | Orion Sun - “dirty dancer”
Ice | J. Stone & DJ Drama (feat. RJmrLA) - “Hit Different”
Parks | Aaron Frazer - “Have Mercy”
Ish | Ant Clemons - “In Between”
Melyssa | Khruangbin & Leon Bridges - “Mariella”
|Jan 11, 2023|
Episode 591 | "Butt Floss"
The JBP opens 2023 by welcoming back QueenzFlip & Melyssa Ford to the podcast. The crew starts off by sending out some condolences after a few deaths in the recent weeks (18:00). Next; the gang shares their reactions to Bills safety, Damar Hamlin, who suffered a cardiac arrest on the field earlier this week (22:22) and the responses from Skip Bayless & Shannon Sharpe (30:24). Joe asks the room what they did for New Years (42:45) and shares a story of his time in the Dominican Republic (47:15). Lastly, Bruce’s Beach will be sold back to LA County (1:07:13), one of Gucci Mane’s artists were arrested for murder which leads to a discussion about the current state of Hip-Hop (1:22:50), Tay-K speaks on his 55-year prison sentence (1:37:50), Black Sheep sues Universal for unpaid royalties (2:00:52), + MORE!
Joe | Ryan Destiny - “How Many”
Ice | Arsonal Da Rebel (feat. Icewear Vezzo) - “Dumb Shit”
Parks | Chinx, DJ Drama, & French Montana - “The Oath”
Ish | Sara Diamond - “Riverside”
|Jan 07, 2023|
Episode 590 | "The 4th Wall"
In the final episode of 2022, QueenzFlip rejoins the pod, and the collective share how they all spent their Christmas (14:22), in addition to covering the verdict in the Tory Lanez & Megan Thee Stallion case (29:07). Also, it seems that peace is in the air as Fredo Bang & NBA YoungBoy end their beef (1:20:59). Next, Joe reveals he did not receive any gifts for Christmas this year (1:28:20) and Derrick Rose still getting buckets off the court (1:37:35). Lastly, the guys cover Netflix trying to end password sharing (1:49:23), Ja Morant's signature Nike sneakers are on the way (2:16:34), the guys recap the past year (2:27:37), + MORE!
Joe | C.S. Armstrong - “DENNIS RODMAN”
Ice | Sauce Walka (feat. Babyface Ray) - “Black Kings”
Parks | Your Old Droog - “Here’s Johnny”
Ish | Alijah Kai - “Ultimatums”
QueenzFlip | Frank Sinatra - “My Way”
|Dec 28, 2022|
Episode 589 | "Golden Child"
The JBP opens up the Saturday pod with discussions on Christmas and fashion (6:33) and why big hitters don’t usually release new music early in the year (12:55). At the time of recording, jury deliberations are underway in the Meg & Tory case (18:10). The judge who jailed Meek Mill has had all her criminal cases reassigned (29:25), and the guys also react to Pusha T breaking ties with G.O.O.D. Music (37:07). Next, Gucci faces backlash for a Harry Styles ad (57:42), Joe asks the room about their holiday plans and what they are thankful for this year (1:07:31), and QueenzFlip joins the show (1:39:45). Lastly, Wiz Khalifa says he wants a Verzuz against Lil Wayne (1:47:40) which leads to a debate over Busta Rhymes vs. Wayne (1:57:38), + MORE!
Joe | Alina Baraz - “Take It Home”
Ice | Jim Jones, Stack Bundles, & J.R. Writer - “Ballin’ On Christmas”
QueenzFlip | Otis Redding - “Try A Little Tenderness”
Parks | Ransom & V Don (feat. 38 Spesh) - “Hit List”
Ish | Kenyon Dixon & Jade Novah - “Here (For Christmas”
|Dec 24, 2022|
Episode 588 | "Scared Straighter”
Joe opens up this episode with a response about his recent comments that went viral (1:00) & extends apologies to both Lil’ Fizz and Meg The Stallion (19:45). The guys give another round of updates on the trial between Meg & Tory Lanez (23:41). Next, Romeo Miller & Master P trade social media posts over family business (41:41), Bow Wow & Jermaine Dupri beef, and the release of the Miss Cleo documentary. And lastly, the guys unpack recent scams, including Bishop Whitehead & the ToonApp (1:20:18), Argentina winning the World Cup, which sparks conversation about the country’s history (1:31:18), ADIDAS announces Yeezy designs (1:50:20), The NFL weekend (2:09:54), + much more!
Joe | Leon Thomas - “Breaking Point”
Ice | SleazyWorld Go (feat. Lil Baby) - “Sleazy Flow”
Parks | Ab-Soul - “Gotta Rap”
|Dec 21, 2022|
Episode 587 | "So Sick"
The Meg and Tory case continues on as the guys react to the latest trial news after Kelsey takes the stand (19:57). Gunna is released from jail after pleading guilty to a state RICO charge (49:50), and speculation spreads on whether the Atlanta rapper snitched or not (52:07). Joe sends his condolences to the family and friends of Stephen ‘tWitch’ Boss (1:20:00). Dr. Umar shares his thoughts about Wakanda Forever (1:25:17) and Elon Musk has suspended more accounts on Twitter (1:31:35). GloRilla is looking for a personal assistant (1:35:00), the NBA reveals its new trophies and awards (1:46:43), new music (2:12:36), + MORE!
|Dec 17, 2022|
Episode 586 | "The Side Main" (feat. Akademiks)
In this episode, Joe and the guys begin by extending their thoughts to a few legends we lost this week (16:42). Akademiks joins the pod to discuss his current beefs & feud with Yung Miami (30:30). The Megan thee Stallion & Tory Lanez trial is underway as everyone shares their thoughts about the case and the potential ramifications for either party (42:00). Akademiks shares his pocket watching list for other content creators (1:27:00), the collective debates who is more prominent between Rogan & The Breakfast Club (1:46:44), revisiting Akademiks “I’m the prize” viral video (1:59:40), why he and Meek Mill had beef (2:16:43), Part of the Show (2:25:40), + MORE!
Joe | DESTIN CONRAD - “NOBODY KNOWS”
Ice | West Philly Freck - “Carbon Monoxide”
Parks | Stalley - “RED LIGHT”
Ish | Honey - “Trouble”
|Dec 14, 2022|
Episode 585 | “Per My Previous Email”
The JBP kicks off Episode 585 with the recent news that Brittney Griner is coming home following a prisoner swap (17:45). Plenty of new music was released on Friday, including SZA (30:48) and A Boogie (1:00:20). Next, Nike files trademark infringement violations against two designers over its Air Jordan 1 and Dunk sneaker styles (1:11:56) & Van Jones apologizes to the Jewish community for Kanye’s antisemitic comments (1:19:00). The guys then address Irv Gotti’s recent statement that Cash Money is the greatest Hip-Hop label of all time (1:34:30). Part of the Show returns (2:02:22), Colts Linebacker Zaire Franklin joins the show (2:09:15), + MORE!
Joe | Lucky Daye - “Magic”
Ice | Icewear Vezzo & DJ Drama (feat. Future) - “Certified”
Parks | D FLOW - “Curtains To Drapes”
Ish | Eric Bellinger - “BNB”
|Dec 10, 2022|
Episode 584 | "You Go"
Joe opens the podcast with a recap of the Rupert Murdoch Documentary on HBO (9:56), followed by reactions to the recent news of Deion Sanders leaving Jackson State to take the head coaching job at Colorado (24:22). Boosie responds to Gabrielle Union’s comments about him from a 2021 interview (53:00), Joe allows Ice and Ish to explain their lack of knowledge with Kirk Franklin’s “Melodies of Heaven” (1:02:20), and Summer Walker is in search of an assistant (1:11:40). Also, Joe reviews his hate list (1:27:00), SZA is dropping an album soon (1:32:30), Part of the Show returns (2:15:41), + MORE!
Joe | Reggie Becton & Kenyon Dixon - “Rm. 143 (Remix)”
Ice | Omeretta the Great (feat. Key Glock) - “My Way”
Parks | Feid & DJ Premier - “Le Pido a DIOS”
Ish | Amaria (feat. DESTIN CONRAD) - “All For You”
|Dec 07, 2022|
Episode 583 | “The Barbarian Show”
The gang picks up where the last episode left off as Joe had no idea people would hate on his triple-double (12:48). Chris Paul gets outed by Kanye West after a Twitter rant (25:45), which followed antisemitic comments earlier in the day on Alex Jones show (29:34). GMA3 news anchors, T.J. Holmes & Amy Robach allegedly had an affair (47:30), new music (1:20:07) and Joe calls his former High School teammate Curtis Small to help convince the guys about his game vs. Oak Hill (1:33:10). Lastly, LeBron James addresses the media (1:48:25), breaking down the movie trailers for Cocaine Bear & Transformers (1:56:09), Alex Hunter is no longer receiving his alimony checks from Wendy Williams (2:09:54), + MORE!
Joe | Shaylin B - “Magic”
Ice | Desirée - “Nobody Else”
Parks | Parks (feat. Passport Gift, David Bars, & Rasheed Chappell) - “Thank You”
Ish | RINI - “Your Eyes”
|Dec 03, 2022|
Episode 582 | “The Triple-Double OG”
On this week’s episode, Parks begins by recapping his experience at his wife’s High School reunion over the weekend (15:30). Joe then plays an audio clip from an old teammate who says he had a triple-double against Oak Hill Academy (23:40) and the guys pay tribute to a close friend & legend, Hovain, who passed away over the weekend (30:38). Lastly, Balenciaga sues production company behind its controversial ad campaign (1:06:57), Meek Mill and Rick Ross reunite (1:28:36), praising the Soul Train Awards (1:47:15), Part of the Show (1:56:01), + MORE!
Joe | Marie Dahlstrøm feat. Delleile Ankrah - “Clouds”
Ice | RAAHiiM - “Spin the Block”
Parks | Rome Streetz feat. Armani Caesar - “Armed & Dangerous”
Ish | Madison Paris - “Mine”
|Nov 30, 2022|
Episode 581 | "Mister Meat"
The JBP returns following the holiday and shares how their Thanksgiving was spent (2:54), followed by the gangs' reactions to a picture of Dallas Cowboy owner Jerry Jones that recently resurfaced from 1957 (27:55). Next, Wallo gets roasted for his Target shopping spree (42:12) and comments made to Ben Watson’s wife open up further discussions on "do’s and dont’s" with a significant other (52:47). Also, Ish shares information on a Balenciaga ad that is under fire (1:13:00). And lastly, the crew address Adam22’s fight clip (1:34:38), a Mercedes subscription service (1:47:52), Part of the Show (1:52:17), + MUCH MORE!
Joe | Baby B - “Baddest Girl”
Ice | Tsu Surf feat. FL3A - “POETRY”
Parks | 38 Spesh x Harry Fraud feat. Jim Jones - “Target Practice”
Ish | Tone Stith - “B.E.D”
|Nov 26, 2022|
Episode 580 | "Ghost Decorer"
The JBP kicks things off with a hip-hop debate that pits Ish & Ice vs. Joe & Parks. The guys then talk about what they do when refurnishing their homes and what areas they struggle with (20:50). In recent news, the AMA’s canceled Chris Brown’s Michael Jackson Thriller tribute (36:20), Meek Mill reveals he didn’t know how much money he made off of “Going Bad” with Drake despite his label saying the song made $24 million (1:03:57). Latto had 130 unreleased songs leak (1:22:30), Part of the Show returns (1:41:25), + MORE!
Joe | Samaria - “Stuck”
Ice | Gucci Mane - “Letter To Takeoff”
Parks | Ab-Soul - “Hollandaise”
Ish | SABRI - “Broken Promises”
|Nov 23, 2022|
Episode 579 | "You Good?"
Joe and the crew react to Taylor Swift, causing Ticketmaster to crash and dive into the business of selling concert tickets as a significant artist (17:04). The gang also speculates META's plan to host a Notorious B.I.G. VR (virtual reality) concert (33:22) and the demise of Twitter as we've known it (39:34). Also, Joe breaks down how to have open lines of communication in a relationship (1:20:30), new music Fridays (1:37:25), + much more!
Joe | B. Smyth - “Too Many Reasons”
Ice | Roddy Ricch feat. Lil Dirk - “Twin”
Parks | Dave East, Buda & Grandz, & DJ Drama - “Rules”
Ish | Chxrry22 | “Sacrifice”
|Nov 19, 2022|
Episode 578 | “Al B From the Shore”
The guys return after a week off and dive into their thoughts on Nas & Hit-Boy’s King’s Disease III” (19:23), followed by a discussion on upcoming movies (1:02:50). *SPOILER ALERT* Reactions to Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (1:07:24). Transitioning out of movies, the JBP moves to the Grammy Nominations (1:41:41), Dave Chappelle hosts Saturday Night Live (1:52:30), Part of the Show (2:31:10) + MORE!
Joe | Reggie Becton - “Rm. 413”
Ice | Busta Rhymes, Big Daddy Kane, & Conway the Machine - “Slap”
Parks | Che Noir & Elcamino - “Summertime”
Ish | RAAHiiM - “Spin the Block”
|Nov 16, 2022|
Episode 577 | "Petty Money"
The guys kick off the episode by recapping their plans from the past weekend. Vogue is suing Drake and 21 Savage for their fake Vogue covers (27:45). Summer Walker re-releases her debut album with a twist (39:02). Kyrie Irving has been handed a list of demands by the Nets (57:26). Ice recaps the URL battles from over the weekend (1:52:40), Elon Musk vs. Kathy Griffin (1:58:04), 21 Savage against his XXL Freshman peers in a Verzuz (2:01:25), Part of the Show (2:24:20), + MORE!
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Joe | Jon Vinyl - “Entice Me”
Ice | AllstarrDaGreat - “Dear Amerikkka”
Parks | Hurricane G - “Underground Lockdown”
Ish | Jay Lewn (feat. Jaz Karis) - “Glitter Ain’t Gold”
|Nov 09, 2022|
Episode 576 | "Leave Him Alone"
The guys come in ready with their opinions on the Drake & 21 Savage “Her Loss” album (30:00) and give a lyric breakdown of “Middle of the Ocean” (56:53). Kyrie Irving issues an apology for promoting an anti-semitic film (1:54:39), Joe provides an update on Tsu Surf (2:05:47). And lastly, Part of the Show is back (2:12:23).
Joe | Robert Glasper (feat. Ant Clemons) - “Heaven’s Here”
Ice | Emanny - “Money Signs”
Parks | Rasheed Chappell - ‘Manna From Heaven”
Ish | V. Cartier - “Oh Boy”
|Nov 05, 2022|
Episode 575 | "Cultural Differences"
The guys react to the recent sad news of Takeoff’s death (15:18) & the tragic passing of Davido’s three-year old son (46:35). Recapping Diddy’s the weekend (51:45). Next, Michigan vs. Michigan State players fight in the tunnel (1:24:15), Steve Nash getting fired from Brooklyn (1:41:15). Joe gives his “Pray For The Devil” movie review (1:52:44), NFL trade deadline talk (1:54:30), Part of the Show segment (1:57:33), + MORE!
Joe | Baby Rose - “Go”
Ice | Kodak Black - “300 Blackout”
Parks | Smoke DZA (feat. Ransom) - “Top of the Morning”
Ish | Eli Derby - “3am”
|Nov 02, 2022|
Episode 574 | "Pocket Watchin’"
On this week’s episode, Ice tells us his plans for Halloween (12:15). The guys discuss new music from Rihanna (25:00). Joe issues an apology to DVSN (43:30). Kanye is back in the news after being rejected by Skechers (59:40). Ish explains how the powers that be are making an example out of Kanye (1:18:25). Next, the guys discuss Elon Musk is buying Twitter (1:32:00), Tom Brady’s divorce (1:37:40), and the Golden State Warriors (1:49:55). Lastly, Joe calls Math Hoffa to discuss his podcast breakup (2:07:30) + MORE!
Joe | Coco Jones - “ICU”
Ice | RJmrLA - “Corner House”
Parks | Westside Gunn - “Switches On Everything” (Ft. Run The Jewels & Stove God Cooks)
Ish | NxWorries & Anderson .Paak - “Where I Go” (Ft. H.E.R.)
|Oct 29, 2022|
Episode 573 | "Go To Bed"
On this week's episode, the guys discuss the newest developments with Kanye West's brand fallouts (14:25). Joe remains adamant about Alec Baldwin's arrest after his 1-year post regarding the shooting (35:55), the guys discuss Madonna's legacy and superstar status (43:55). Ice is excited for Drake and 21 Savage's new album (1:09:10). Next, Joe asks how the guys deal with clingy girlfriends (1:25:15), the guys also discuss side chicks (1:40:55), and Gillie and Wallo's new deal (2:05:00).
Joe | Jeremih - “Changes”
Ice | Jeezy & DJ Drama - “Street Cred”
Parks | HDBeenDope - “Wake Em Up”
Ish | Nonso Amadi - “Different” (Ft. Majid Jordan)
|Oct 26, 2022|
Episode 572 | "No More Teaching"
On this week’s episode, Joe exposes Ja Morant’s superstar treatment against his Knicks (17:20). Ice reviews Jeezy’s new album (25:30). Joe calls DJ Drama on air (48:35), defends his reputation (1:13:35) and the crew discusses Jay-Z’s dispute with Bacardi (1:50:40) + MORE!
Joe | Babyface - “Simple” (Ft. Coco Jones)
Ice | Jeezy & DJ Drama - “King’s Crown”
Parks | RJ Payne - “TOP DOWN IN HARLEM” (Ft. Stu bangas)
Ish | Mike Classic - “SOMEBODY”
|Oct 22, 2022|
Episode 571 | "Accountability In Culture"
On this week's episode, Joe addresses N.O.R.E and his responsibility in media on behalf of the culture (19:20). The guys Kanye's irresponsible interview (24:10) and Ice gives his thoughts on N.O.R.E's apology (34:35). Ice also talks about Lil Baby's new album (1:00:05), they breakdown the Nicki Minaj and Latto dispute (1:12:40), and discuss the crab shortage (1:41:15). Lastly, an update on the NFL (1:57:20), Part Of The Show segment (2:16:10) + more!
|Oct 19, 2022|
Episode 570 | "Parental Guidance"
On this week’s episode, Joe condemns Kanye’s comments towards different communities (18:05). The guys focus on fatherhood and discuss 50 Cent’s child support struggles (44:50) and Fabolous’ relationship with his daughter (1:10:35). Joe asks if the guys can be intimate with a woman who is ticklish (1:32:30). Parks shines a light on President Biden’s marijuana reform policy (1:48:40), part Of The Show makes a return (2:12:45) + MORE!
Joe | Rico Love - “For The Kids”
Ice | Albee Al - “I’m From Marion”
Parks | Cormega - “Glorious” (Ft. Nas)
Ish | Jaz Karis - “SIDE OF YOU”
|Oct 12, 2022|
Episode 569 | " Wake That Up!"
On this week’s episode, the guys break down Draymond Green punching Jordan Poole in practice (07:30). Joe discusses Kanye’s texts with Diddy (19:10). Joe was right about Tom Brady’s change in Tampa (41:20). The guys recap the BET Hip Hop Awards (1:02:10). Ice talks about Kodak Black’s issues with Latto (1:10:50). The guys also discuss Diddy’s long dispute with Mase (1:56:00) and the settlement in the Alec Baldwin case (2:38:15) + MORE!
Joe | Chxrry22 - “Wasteland”
Ice | Alex Vaughn - “So Be It”
Parks | Lebra Jolie - “Get Me Hype”
Ish | Yalee - “Ghetto Prayer”
|Oct 08, 2022|
Episode 568 | "Code Switching"
On this week’s episode, the guys discuss Kanye West’s fashion show in Paris (14:40). Ish explains the dangers of Kanye’s mentality (40:40). The guys also talk about the Cardi B and JT beef (51:30), Kodak Black’s apology (1:04:10), and Russ’ comments on industry blackballing (1:19:15). Joe and Ish debate Tua Tagovalioa’s basis for a lawsuit (1:39:20) and Tom Brady’s choice of football over his family (1:48:20) + more!
Joe | Tory Lanez - “Casa-Freak-Hoes”
Ice | Freddie Gibbs - “Gold Rings” (Ft. Pusha T)
Parks | Freddie Gibbs - “Rabbit Vision”
Ish | Osé - “Perfect Timing”
|Oct 05, 2022|
Episode 567 | "Boo Bop Tour"
On this week’s episode, Parks discusses Tua Tagovailoa’s concussion injury (14:25). Joe and Ish debate if Ime Udoka was wrong for being with the owner’s wife (24:05). Ice explains why DaBaby’s projections are so low (53:30). Joe found some new conspiracies (1:08:55). Updates on the PNB Rock tragedy (1:20:50). The guys discuss new music (2:08:45) + More!
Joe | Chxrry22 - “The Falls”
Ice | Albee Al - “CASH RULES” (Ft. Mozzy)
Parks | Prodigy - “Walk Out” (Ft. DJ Premier)
Ish | V. Cartier - “Come Down”
|Oct 01, 2022|
Episode 566 | "Jump Ball"
On this week’s episode, the guys discuss the new Jeffery Dahmer show on Netflix (13:50) and how it represents America’s fetish for violence (29:10). Rihanna makes her Superbowl performance announcement (44:40). Joe discusses KRS One's comments about money in Hip Hop (1:01:20). Ish talks about a Hip Hop union (1:14:15). Pusha T drops another McDonald’s diss record (1:19:20). Tsu Surf joins the show to discuss Summer Madness (2:11:25), Artists and Label conflicts (2:37:40), and overnight superstars in Hip Hop (2:41:20) + MORE!
Joe | Secily - “Without You”
Ice | Big Ooh - “Different Era” (Ft. Tdot Illdude)
Parks | Milano Constantine & Big Ghost Ltd - “Church Service”
Ish | RAY BLK - “Mine”
|Sep 28, 2022|
Episode 565 | “This Is Where I Stand”
On this week's episode, the guys discuss LL Cool J's response to DJ Akademiks (18:35). The Celtics controversy with coach Ime Udoka (50:00). Joe speaks on Aries Spears requesting to be on the pod(1:23:20). The guys discuss DaBaby's new album and claims regarding Megan Thee Stallion (1:42:30). Joe has more smoke for DJ Vlad (2:00:15). Melii joins the show (2:06:55). Melii speaks on being an independent artist (2:28:15). Melii addresses her business relationship with Meek Mill (2:29:00) + MORE!
Joe | SiR - “Nothing Even Matters”
Ice | Baby Money - “All Hustle” (Ft. Jeezy)
Parks | Ransom & Mayor - “Pain Is Glory”
Ish | Savannah Ré - “Bands” (Ft. Mez)
|Sep 24, 2022|
Episode 564 | "Rich Rising"
Joe kicks off this week’s episode with the Tory Lanez and August Alsina scuffle (15:00). Joe likes Don Q’s new freestyle (43:10). The guys also discuss Freddie Gibbs’ freestyle (1:00:00), Chaka Zulu shooting incident (1:03:45), Adam Levine’s side chick struggles (1:12:55). Joe and Ish get in their bag discussing Kanye’s terrible business dealings with Gap and Adidas (1:31:15) + more!
Joe | Byron Juane - “Beautiful” (Ft. Xavier Omär)
Ice | Cam’ron & A-Trak - “All I Really Wanted”
Parks | Roc Marciano & The Alchemist - “JJ Flash”
Ish | Bazzi - “I Like That”
|Sep 21, 2022|
Episode 563 | "Give Me An Example"
On this week’s episode, the guys discuss Tom Brady’s friction with his wife Giselle (15:35), Drake’s beef with Anthony Fantano (44:50), and the lack of respect in Hip Hop (50:15). New music from EST Gee, Dixson, Jessie Reyes and more (1:29:35). Joe passes it to Ish for his list of topics (1:58:35). Ish talks about Queen Elizabeth’s passing.
Joe | DIXSON - “ONLY-1”
Ice | EST Gee - “Backstage Passes” (Ft. Jack Harlow)
Parks | Jessie Reyez - “QUEEN ST. W”
Ish | DIXSON - “ARE YOU REALLY THERE” (Ft. VIC MENSA & Michael Armstead)
|Sep 17, 2022|
Episode 562 | "The Bail Bondsman"
Joe and the guys are BACK! After taking a few weeks off to rejuvenate, the crew returns to business as they cover all they've missed and discuss how they spent their vacations. The crew also remembers battle rapper Pat Stay (23:15) and PNB Rock (30:10). Next, they discuss Jay-Z's comments on capitalism (1:33:25), Kanye's continued beef with Adidas (2:04:40), and Lamar Jackson's contract saga continues (2:14:30). Also Omar Epps stops by to promote his new book (2:33:10), Aries Spears and Tiffany Haddish accusations and MORE!
Joe | Monica - “Friends” (Ft. Ty Dolla $ign)
Ice | DJ Drama & Jeezy - “I Ain’t Gon Hold Ya”
Parks | 38 Spesh - “Can’t Show Love, Pt. 2”
Ish | Reggie Becton - “Sway”
|Sep 14, 2022|
Episode 561| "Ish Did"
On this week's episode, the guys take a deep dive into Jay Z's verse on "God Did" (16:35). Ish breaks down the lyrics. Joe and Ish debate if this is a top 10 Jay Z verse (43:35). Joe calls Young Guru to discuss the social media buzz. The guys discuss other new music, and Joe calls JID on air (1:08:15). The crew reacts to Offset's dispute with Quality Control (1:24:00). Parks tries to squash the Freddie Gibbs and Benny The Butcher beef (1:49:35) + MORE!
Joe | Tempest - “So Gone” (Ft. Naomi Wild)
Ice | Problem - “Selfish”
Parks | JID - “Crack Sandwich”
Ish | FKA twigs - “Don’t Judge Me” (Ft. Headie One & Fred again..)
|Aug 27, 2022|
Episode 560 | "Illusion Of Ice"
On this week's episode, Joe exposes the photographers in Greece for trying to scam him (18:30). Next, the guys express their disdain for the new A.I. Rapper from Capitol Records (29:15). Ice speaks on Fetty Wap's guilty plea for drug possession (59:55). Joe shows his boujee side when he's in the airport (1:21:00). The guys discuss NBA Free Agency and Kevin Durant's decision to stay in Brooklyn (1:40:40). Ish has a crush on Jeanie Buss (2:15:15) + MORE!
Joe | Tory Lanez - “H.E.R.// Are You Dumb”
Ice | Paris Price - “One Call Away”
Parks | Larry June - “Another Day, Pt.2”
Ish | The LOX - “Terminator LOX”
|Aug 24, 2022|
Episode 559 | "Investing In The Downfall"
Joe addresses Swizz Beatz and Timbaland suing Triller for 25 million dollars over the Verzuz dispute (20:30). The crew then addresses Jermaine Dupri vs. Diddy (38:15) in a Verzuz. Also, it acknowledges the moguls' recent comments claiming R&B is dead (45:40). Next, they discuss writing birthday captions for your significant other (1:22:50), and Joey Bada$$ joins the pod (1:35:10).
Joe | Tank - “See Through Love” (Ft. Chris Brown)
Ice | P-Valley & Lil Murda - “Seven Pounds of Pressure”
Parks | David Bars, Passport Gift & Parks - “Hallelujah”
Ish | Mikhala Jené - “Human Nature”
|Aug 20, 2022|
Episode 558 | "As Luck Would Have It"
Meek Mill continues his streak of being one of the best tweeters on the internet (21:10), and Joe sends condolences to the late comedian Teddy Ray (27:40). Next, the guys give their thoughts on luck vs. hard work (42:10), Megan Thee Stallions new album (1:08:40), NBA Youngboy's feud with Kodak Black (1:29:40), PPP Loan investigations (2:03:30) and the mistreatment of WNBA players (2:19:45). The crew also engage with a fan during the "Part of the Show" segment (2:31:25), Brent Faiyaz being an independent artist (2:45:10) and MORE!
Joe | LaBlue & Astrønne - “Blue”
Ice | Nipsey Hussle - “I Don’t Stress”
Parks | Domo Genesis & Evidence - “December Coming” (Ft. Boldy James)
Ish | Indigo Marshall - “Summer Nights”
|Aug 17, 2022|
Episode 557 | "I'm Not That Humble"
Joe and the crew kick this episode off by listing who is the humblest cohost on the pod (10:55) and Safaree's leaked sex tape (15:05). The guys also discuss the Breakfast Club's breakup (27:20), this week's new music release (42:00), and the guys react to comments (1:20:30). Lastly, they discuss hall passes (2:05:15) and MORE!
Joe | Leon Thomas - “Love Jokes” (Ft. Ty Dolla $ign)
Ice | Symba - “Never End Up Broke Pt. 2” (Ft. Pusha T)
Parks | Danger Mouse & Black Thought - “Because” (Ft. Joey Bada$$, Russ & Dylan Cartlidge)
Ish | Destin Conrad - “DAY PARTY”
|Aug 13, 2022|
Episode 556 | "In The Name of Content"
Irv Gotti has taken "everything is a rollout" to new heights in his latest Drink Champs interview, spilling 20-year-old tea and causing chaos in Hip Hop (12:25). Joe and the crew then discuss Mike Tyson accusing Hulu of stealing his life rights, Pardison Fontaine disses The Rock, and 21 Savage advocating against gun violence (59:15). Next, Tory Lanez is unimpressed with music in 2022 (1:23:10), Donald Trump's home gets raided (1:32:45), and MORE!
Joe | Davion Farris - “Make Love”
Ice | Lezhae Zeona - “FSO”
Parks | J.Arrr & Nicholas - “Backboard Dollars”
Ish | KAYTRANADA & Anderson .Paak - “Twin Flame”
|Aug 10, 2022|
Episode 555 | "Cosplay"
On this week’s episode, the guys review new music including DJ Khaled’s single “STAYING ALIVE” (24:30). Thoughts and prayers to Brittany Griner for her nine-year sentence (43:55). Ice asks how the guys deal with girls show interest while in a relationship (1:05:45). Joe addresses CyHi’ comments about a rap battle (1:14:20). The guys discuss Deshaun Watson’s suspension (1:41:50) + MORE!
Joe | Rexx Life Raj - “Save Yourself”
Ice | Calvin Harris - “Day One” (Ft. Pharrell & Pusha T)
Parks | Your Old Droog & Madlib - “The Return Of Sasquatch”
Ish | DUCKWRTH - “Ce Soir” (Ft. SYD)
|Aug 06, 2022|
Episode 554 | "Please Respect Our Privacy"
Joe and the guys take a moment to remember NBA legend Bill Russell (16:15). Next, the guys discuss Donald Trump's tax loophole (29:45), Joe clarifies the Fivio Foreign and Ma$e situation (47:15), and Ne-Yo's relationship troubles with his wife are made public (1:08:20). Kanye West's conflict with Adidas on "Yeezy Day" (1:23:20). Troy and Rashad from Earn Your Leisure join the show (1:33:50). Rashad elaborates on EYL's rise in media (1:37:30). Troy talks about the importance of relationships (1:56:20) + MORE!
Joe | K. Roosevelt - “Cannonball”
Ice | Davion Farris - “Best Advice”
Parks | Maxo Kream - “FOOTBALL HEADS” (Ft. Benny The Butcher)
Ish | India Shawn - “Caught In The Middle”
|Aug 03, 2022|
Episode 553 | "Monetize This"
The pod wars continue, and Joe welcomes all smoke, addressing Peter Rosenberg's most recent comments (9:30). Beyoncé delivers her latest album, RENAISSANCE (27:55), Jimmy Butler gets a new hairstyle (1:05:55), and Meek Mill is officially an independent artist (1:19:20). Kyler Murray and Zion Williamson's introduce new contract structure in sports (1:44:15), Part of the Show segment (2:03:45) and PJ Morton joins the podcast (1:05:10).
Joe | Melii - “F.B.D.C”
Ice | DaniLeigh - “Dead To Me”
Parks | Girll Codee - “Codee World”
Ish | Vedo & OG Parker - “Come First” (Ft. Baby Tate)
|Jul 30, 2022|
Episode 552 | "Winning The Breakup"
After an unexpected week off, Joe and the guys return and share their thoughts on all they've missed—recapping their week and the recent breakup of yet another podcast, Desus & Mero (39:00). Next, Ice covers the Rolling Loud festival (56:30), DVSN's new song disappoints (1:10:30), and the new generation of R&B artists' infatuation with being toxic (1:31:30). Lastly, the guy talks about Drake trolling Joe (2:11:35), Sports updates (2:34:45) and MORE!
Joe | Zerimar - “Differently”
Ice | Mon$ter & Big Flock - “Cappin”
Parks | David Bars “Unorthodox” (Prod. Parks & Passport Gift)
Ish | Jeremy Zucker - “comethru”
|Jul 27, 2022|
Episode 551 | "There's Levels To It"
Joe and the gang kick things off with Boosie and Styles P's unusual encounters with police officers (14:10). Next, Joe responds to N.O.R.E's cryptic tweets (38:45), the guys discuss new music (56:50), and Ne-Yo joins the show (1:10:00). The R&B legend addresses his Lucky Daye story (1:18:10), his latest album (1:20:40), his thoughts on Verzuz and shares stories involving Prince (1:35:30) +MORE!
Joe | Ne-Yo - “After Party”
Ice | Rowdy Rebel - “Master P” (Ft. French Montana)
Parks | DJ Premier & Nas - “Beat Breaks”
Ish | Phabo - “Luv Me Back”
|Jul 16, 2022|
Episode 550 | "Everybody Has a Job"
Gatekeepers in Hip Hop have always existed, and Conway the Machine accuses Funkmaster Flex of being one of them. First, the crew discusses the beef between the emcee and legendary DJ (14:35) and Cardi B's latest beef with The Shade Room (36:45). Next, Mario received backlash for working with Tory Lanez, and the guys debate if Ne-Yo was "clout chasing" (1:35:00) and Lloyd Banks joins the pod (1:58:40).
Joe | 6lack - “UMI Says”
Ice | Gucci Mane - “All Dz Chainz” (Ft. Lil Baby)
Parks | Westside Gunn - “Horses on Sunset” (Ft. Stove God Cooks)
Ish | Jazmine Sullivan - “Girl Like Me” (H.E.R.)
|Jul 13, 2022|
Episode 549 | "Day Of Disappointment"
Joe kicks things off by recapping his dinner with entrepreneur, Gary Vee (13:20). The guys also discuss new music (19:25), the influence of tattoos, and a bodega stabbing (1:16:40). Next, the guys react to Isaiah Thomas's new beef with Michael Jordan (1:55:30), the Part of the Show segment (2:13:15) and MORE!
Joe | Stefan Mahendra - “Orbit”
Ice | Arsonal Da Rebel - “City Boy Anthem”
Parks | Joey Bada$$ - “Survivors Guilt”
Ish | Vedo & OG Parker - “Face Down”
|Jul 09, 2022|
Episode 548 | "Pod About Nothing"
Although the news cycle did not favor Joe and the gang, they still managed to come out on top with various topics. They kick things off discussing the importance of spending time with their families (18:15), Michael Rubin's celebrity-filled party (32:55), and how DSP's are shadowbanning artists (42:45). Next, the guys debate the proper etiquette while double dating (1:04:35), Joe's time spent in Miami (1:11:10), Ish compares the United States to Game of Thrones (1:33:00) and MORE!
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Joe | THEY. - “Comfortable” (Ft. Fana Hues)
Ice | Money Man - “Corrupted”
Parks | G Perico - “That’s My Dawg”
Ish | Eric Bellinger & Tank - “Goin Dutch” (Ft. Shawn Stockman)
|Jul 06, 2022|
Episode 547 | "On The Flip Side"
Strong opinions can sometimes backfire, and Ice is starting to learn the hard way as he decides to implement a new rule for himself (16:30). The guys also discuss Cardi B's latest single (20:30), Usher's Tinydesk performance (37:30), and if he'd win a Verzuz against Chris Brown (41:45). Next, they discuss R. Kelly's 30-year prison sentence (1:03:00), a wild NBA Free Agency (1:23:10), the latest TV shows they're tuned in to (1:45:20), and MORE!
Joe | Don Altae - “Chocolate Girls”
Ice | Mozzy - “Lurkin” (Ft. EST Gee)
Parks | CRIMEAPPLE & DJ Skizz - “Wonder Years”
Ish | OFF TOP - “Lap Dance” (Ft. Eric Bellinger)
|Jul 02, 2022|
Episode 546 | "Dropout Theories"
The guys kick things off by recapping a loaded BET Awards weekend (22:25). Then, after a seemingly low projection of first-week sales, Joe calls for an investigation of Chris Brown's album sales (51:10), and the guys tap into conspiracy mode (59:35). Lastly, Joe discusses Kyrie Irving opting into his contract with the Brooklyn Nets (1:37:10); Ice believes Wale would sweep J. Cole in a Verzuz battle (2:02:00), and a variety of other topics the guys discuss!
Joe | Givēon - “Tryna Be”
Ice | Lloyd Banks - “Menace” (Ft. Conway The Machine)
Parks | Chance the Rapper - “The Highs & The Lows” (Ft. Joey Bada$$)
Ish | Idman - “Look At What I’m Doing To You”
|Jun 29, 2022|
Episode 545 | "Humble Pie"
This episode is filled with R&B discussions, and apologies were given to Mario after his Verzuz proved he outperformed Omarion (14:25). Next, the crew recap Chris Brown's new album (51:40), an update on Lil Tjay's recovery (1:18:20), and Roe V Wade details (1:32:15). Lastly, the guys cover the NBA Draft (1:57:20) and MORE!
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Joe | Vory - “Do Not Distrub” (Ft. NAV & Bleu)
Ice | Lil Durk - “Huuuh”
Parks | Lupe Fiasco - “ON FAUX NEM”
Ish | Ray J - “Brown Sugar” (Ft. Lil Wayne)
|Jun 25, 2022|
Episode 544 | "Landfish"
Beyonce returns with her new single, "Break My Soul," as she also announced a new album this past week (16:50). Next, the crew covers H.E.R.'s lawsuit against her label (1:18:35), and Ish gives his opinion on Pergola's new lawsuit (1:36:30). Also, Ice spreads the news of Google's new A.I. developments (1:59:15), the return of the "Part of the Show" segment (2:21:40), and MORE!
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Joe | Chlöe - “Surprise”
Ice | Kevin Gates - “Intro”
Parks | Daniel Son & Futurewave - “Field Trips”
Ish | Ambré - “3 Peat”
|Jun 22, 2022|
Episode 543 | "Am I The Boss?"
The guys kick off the pod discussing Drake’s surprise album “Honestly, Nevermind” (04:15). Ish gives Joe his flowers for predicting Golden State winning the NBA championship (44:30). Joe talks about Logic’s new album (1:20:45). Residents of Marcy Houses react to the Bitcoin program (1:30:30). The guys look forward to Father’s Day (2:05:00) + MORE!
Joe | THEY. - “Blü Moon”
Ice | Kevin Gates - “Steppin”
Parks | REASON - “Is What It Is” (Ft. Jay Rock)
Ish | Josiah Bassey & L. Jean - “Pressure”
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|Jun 18, 2022|
Episode 542 | "Respect The Leather"
Joe kicks things off by recapping his time at Summer Jam and giving an update on Gunna since his arrest (33:00). Joe also speculates on Verzuz battles, including Mario vs. Omarion and Juelz Santana vs. Lloyd banks (1:05:00). Then, the Lobby Boyz (Maino and Jim Jones) join the J.B.P. to discuss their new album (1:40:00) and MORE!
Joe | Legazy - “Day Off”
Ice | Big Moochie Grape - “East Haiti Baby”
Parks | Hus Kingpin - “Creep”
Ish | Kaleem Taylor - “Until”
|Jun 15, 2022|
Episode 541 | "Leave It In The Comments"
Joe and the gang kick things off by discussing new music (14:25) and the Migos pulling out of the Governors Ball festival (27:00). Then, hurricane Chris defends himself against an artist who sampled his song (51:30), Yung Miami debuted her new show (1:15:10), Part of the Show segment (2:01:30), and MORE!
Joe | Tank - “Slow” (Ft. J. Valentine)
Ice | French Montana - “Alcatraz”
Parks | Bathgate - “Thoughts” (Ft. Lenice Raquel)
Ish | Symba - “Don’t Condone 2”
|Jun 11, 2022|
Episode 540 | "I Can't Spell Fish"
Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey announce their break up, and the guys speculate if the relationship was a publicity stunt (14:20). Joe and the crew also discuss Jayson Tatum's tributes to Kobe Bryant (22:00), Chris Brown being more talented than Michael Jackson, and Apple's plans to allow users to edit and unsend text messages (1:20:00). Lastly, the crew caps off the episode with another edition of "Part of The Show" (1:56:00) and MORE!
Joe | Kenyon Dixson - “Angel”
Ice | PUSH! - “Last of The Mohicans” (Ft. Maino)
Parks | Benny The Butcher - “Welcome to the States” (YouTube Release)
Ish | Nia Sultana - “Proven” (Ft. Rick Ross)
|Jun 08, 2022|
Episode 539 | "I’m Reintroducing Me"
The guys return from their vacation and discuss all the new music released (27:35). Joe and the crew share updates on Young Thug's case (1:03:45), Joe goes viral while on vacation (1:19:25), and Nick Cannon joins the podcast (2:02:15).
Joe | Arin Ray - “Gold”
Ice | Louie Ray - “Turkey Bags” (Ft. Arsonal Da Rebel)
Parks | ElCamino - “Who I Am”
Ish | Nonso Amadi - “Different” (Ft. Majid Jordan)
|Jun 04, 2022|
Episode 538 | "Maybe We’re Biased"
Joe backs N.O.R.E. on more prominent artists neglecting Hip Hop media for mainstream outlets (9:15). The guys also discuss new music (31:45), Justin Timberlake sells his music catalog in a deal worth a reported $100 million (1:10:10), and the cast sends condolences to the victims of the Texas shooting (1:23:10). Lastly, Joe clowns Ice for not being outside (1:45:00), the Golden State Warriors advance to the N.B.A. Finals (2:12:30), and MORE!
Joe | Shade Sheist - “Where I Wanna Be” (Ft. Nate Dogg & Kurupt)
Ice | Fabolous - “For The Summer”
Parks | Girll Codee - “Chaa Chaa Chaa” (Ft. HoodCelebrityy)
Ish | Symba - “GOAT”
|May 28, 2022|
Episode 537 | "Take That to The Lemon Tree"
Joe kicks this episode off, discussing the most introspective rappers of all time (22:00). The crew also discusses Gunna being denied bail (37:00), albums of the year (1:16:00), billionaire conspiracies (1:34:50), and Juneteenth (1:42:45). Lastly, the guys cover Katt Williams's latest Netflix standup (2:01:00), the Part of the Show segment (2:36:00), and MORE!
Joe | Dixson - “Cherry Sorbet” (Ft. Sevyn)
Ice | Rucci & RJMrLA - “What If?”
Parks | Boldy James & Real Bad Man - “Ain’t No Bon Jovi”
Ish | Usher - “Crash”
|May 25, 2022|
Episode 536 | "Everything's a Rollout"
Did the Migos really break up? Joe and the guys speculate on the trio's rumored separation (13:25). Next, the gang discusses this week's new music (32:00), modern-day scammers (1:00:30), Nick Saban vs Deion Sanders (1:33:45), and the crew connects with a fan during the "Part of The Show" segment (1:55:30).
Joe | Mark Ronson - “Too Much”
Ice | Tory Lanez - “IT DOESN’T MATTER”
Parks | Marlon Craft - “Cool Grey 11s”
Ish | Sidibe - “Diamond in the Desert”
|May 21, 2022|
Episode 535 | "Nah That's Hate"
The guys return this episode to recap their weekend, and Ice shares his experience at the weed dispensary (20:45). Joe and the crew also discuss the Billboard Music Awards (40:00), Joe's debut on A.M.P. (54:00), and an update on Freddie Gibbs allegedly getting jumped (1:17:40). Next, the collective sends condolences to the victims of the senseless shootings in Buffalo this past weekend (1:39:50); Joe praises JJ Redick and Patrick Beverly's commentary on ESPN (2:32:40) + MORE!!
|May 18, 2022|
Episode 534 | "Leader Of The Pack"
The guys dive right into Kendrick Lamar's new album (19:15) and other new music (1:01:10). Joe also begs the quesion of the value/worth of going viral (1:09:00), Young Thug and YSL updates (1:37:20), and the guys discuss the latest headlines in sports (1:59:05).
Joe | Nick Hakim - “I Don’t Know”
Ice | Ray Vaughn - “Picking Cherries”
Parks | Danger Mouse & Black Thought - “No Gold Teeth”
Ish | Jeremy Raphael - “Paranoid”
|May 14, 2022|
Episode 533 | "That's Culture?"
Kendrick Lamar is praised for his latest release, and the guys share their anticipation for his upcoming album (24:10). Joe also reacts to Jack Harlow's album (58:25), Young Thug and Gunna named in a R.I.C.O. case (1:17:40), and Joe mentions the latest documentary he's watched (1:46:20). Lastly, the guys chat with the fans during the "Part of the Show" segment (1:52:40), N.B.A. playoff recap (1:56:40), and MORE!
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Joe | Kenyon Dixson - “Get High, Get By” (Ft. D Smoke)
Ice | Kendrick Lamar - “The Heart Part 4”
Parks | ScHoolboy Q - “Soccer Dad”
Ish | Davion Farris - “Bad Guy”
|May 11, 2022|
Episode 532 | "Ain’t Nothing Average"
The guys start by discussing Jack Harlow's highly anticipated album and much of the new music that was released (26:00). Joe also covers Dave Chappelle being attacked (1:12:15), Kevin Samuel's sudden passing (1:30:10), Drake gets petty on Instagram (2:13:10), and MORE!
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Joe | Normani - “Fair”
Ice | 42 Dugg - “Free Me”
Parks | Bad Bunny - “Me Porto Bonito”
Ish | VanJess - “Slow Down” (Ft. Lucky Daye)
|May 07, 2022|
Episode 531 | "Taken For Granted"
Joe and the guys return to recap their weekends and discuss Jack Harlow's upcoming album sale projections (28:05). Joe then questions Post Malone's absence from music (40:10), Mother's Day(44:10), Pete Davidson rumored to have Kim and Kanye's kids tattooed on him (55:00), and MGK and Megan Fox drinking blood (1:11:20). Lastly, the guys speculate if Kendrick Lamar is dropping a double album (1:16:10), Drake's massive deal with UMG (1:19:35), and another edition of the "Part of the Show" segment (1:38:10) +MORE!
Joe | Bree Runway - “Somebody Like you”
Ice | Lil Yee - “Not Like Me”
Parks | Clipse - “Breakfast In Cairo”
Ish | Arin Ray - “The Mood” (Ft. D Smoke)
|May 04, 2022|
Episode 530 | "Actions Speak Louder"
To kick things off, Joe and the crew give their thoughts on Future's highly anticipated album, "I NEVER LIKED YOU" (20:05). Next, they highlight the maturation of Lil Baby as an artist (49:40) and the major festival season approaching (1:01:00). Joe also takes time to discuss his stance on blogs and the recent headlines surrounding him (1:16:00), updates on the NBA playoffs (1:50:25), and another installment of "Part of The Show" (2:16:55), + MORE!
Joe | Femme It Forward - “What She Wants” (Ft. Asiahn & ELHAE)
Ice | Pooh Shiesty - “7.62 God (Reloaded) [EST Gee & BIG30
Parks | Ransom - “Compromised”
Ish | WurlD - “Ghost Town”
|Apr 30, 2022|
Episode 529 | "Work Harder"
Joe and the crew return to discuss Pusha T's new album (18:25), Joe recapping Lucky Daye's concert (41:10), and Future announcing his next album (47:20). The guys then discuss music producer Terrace Martin's thought-provoking tweet (56:00), Meg Thee Stallion's latest interview with Gayle King (1:23:30), and Elon Musk purchasing Twitter (2:00:50). Lastly, the guys connect with the listeners on the "Part of the Show" segment & MORE!
Joe | Isaiah Rashad - “Claymore” (Ft. Smino)
Ice | Extraordinaiire - “Made in Holyoke” (Ft. Louie V)
Parks | Domo Genesis & Evidence - “Shaq Carried Kobe” (Ft. Phonte)
Ish | FKJ - “Greener” (Ft. Santana)
|Apr 27, 2022|
Episode 528 | "Together We Bargain"
Kendrick Lamar announces a new album, which Joe and the guys react to (21:00). The crew also discuss Pusha T's upcoming album (35:10), a Coachella recap (57:35), and the current state of Hip Hop (1:22:25 ). Lastly, the guys cover the NBA Playoffs (2:14:45) and MORE!
Joe | Lucky Daye - “Fuckin’ Sound”
Ice | Arsonal Da Rebel - “Pressure”
Parks | DJ Kay Slay - “Cold Summer” (Ft. Kendrick Lamar, Mac Miller & Kevin Gates)
Ish | Skylar Stecker - “What’s Good” (Ft. Tone Stith)
|Apr 20, 2022|
Episode 527 | "Between the Cheats"
Joe and the guys give an update on the horrific shooting that took place in Brooklyn (21:40) and discuss the A$AP Rocky cheating on Rihanna rumors (41:10). Next, the crew debates if Drake's leaked verse was aimed at Pusha T (57:30), DaBaby's latest shootout (1:24:00), another installment of "Part of the Show" (1:47:25), and MORE!
Joe | Eli Derby - “Skyfall”
Ice | Coi Leray - “Overthinking” (Ft. H.E.R.)
Parks | IDK - “Taco” | Prod. KAYTRANADA
Ish | Etta Bond - “Teleport”
|Apr 16, 2022|
Episode 526 | "Charitable Contributions"
Joe and the guys begin the pod by discussing Netflix's hit show, The Ultimatum, and the social commentary around it (21:15). The crew also talks Cam Newton (50:00), DJ Khaled receives the Walk of Fame Star (1:08:00), and they remember NFL Quarterback Dwayne Haskins (1:32:05). Lastly, Gillie and Wiz Khalifa exchange words over social media (1:41:45), and Part of The Show returns (1:56:50).
Joe | Queen Naija - “Pack Lite”
Ice | SpinaBenz - “War Stories” (Ft. Yungeen Ace)
Parks | Wiz Khalifa, Smoke DZA, & Girl Talk - “Mind Blown”
Ish | J.Howell - “Faithful”
|Apr 13, 2022|
Episode 525 | "Against All Odds"
Joe kicks things off with an apology to BTS and their fanbase after his comments in the last episode (11:10). Then, the guys discuss Tiger Woods and The Master's tournament (19:40). The guys discuss new music and review Fivio Foreign's new album "B.I.B.L.E" (34:20). Also, a discussion about R&B and the music business (1:12:20). Finally, the guys congratulate Kentaji Brown Jackson on her confirmation to the Supreme Court (1:26:05) + and more!
Joe | Fana Hues - “BAD bad”
Ice | 42 Dugg & EST Gee - “Ice Talk”
Parks | Gunplay - “Bible Off Da Dash”
Ish | DESTIN CONRAD - “UNPREDICTABLE” (Ft. Kiana Ledé)
|Apr 09, 2022|
Episode 524 | "We Can't Lose"
Joe and the crew kick things off by recapping the 64th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony (11:40). The guys also give an update on Will Smith (1:11:00), Tory Lanez gets arrested over tweets (1:16:30), Jerrod Carmicheal's latest comedy special (1:35:07), and Joe opens a conversation around dealing with women (1:49:45). Lastly, the crew features another edition of the "Part of the Show" (2:25:00) segment and MORE!
Joe | THEY. - “Conclude”
Ice | Pusha T - “Neck & Wrist”(Ft. Jay-Z & Prod. Pharrell) [Unreleased]
Parks | Lupe Fiasco - “100 Chicago’s”
Ish | QUIN - “Calling”
|Apr 06, 2022|
Episode 523 | "Pardon The Interruption"
On this episode, the guys kick things off by covering the latest releases in music (12:40). They also discuss Bel-Air and other prominent TV shows (1:00:45), additional Will Smith coverage (1:17:15), an update on NBA and NFL headlines (1:57:35), and MORE!
Joe | Emanny - “Sideways”
Ice | Nipsey Hussle - “I Don’t Give a Fucc”
Parks | Marlon Craft - “HANS ZIMMER”
Ish | Don Michael Jr - “Canary Yellow”
|Apr 02, 2022|
Episode 522 | "Code of Conduct"
Will Smith and Chris Rock have dominated the news cycle and the guys recap the slap heard around the world (8:25). Joe and the crew also discuss Tyler Perry's role-playing as Madea (1:28:50), Benny the Butcher and Freddie Gibbs tension (1:36:15), and T.I. quitting podcasting because it wasn't lucrative enough (1:43:05). Next a friend of the show and actor, Omar Epps joins the pod (1:50:20) +MORE!
Joe | Savannah Ré - “Best Is Yet To Come”
Ice | Nigo & Tyler, The Creator - “Come On, Let’s Go”
Parks | Superior & Stove God Cooks - “161”
Ish | Mahalia - “Whatever Simon Says”
|Mar 30, 2022|
Episode 521 | "Shot Caller"
Joe gives insight into his latest fantasy football meeting, where they discussed the FOMO surrounding NFTs and Cryptocurrency. The guys also discuss new music (44:50), male birth control (1:33:25), Doja Cat's incident in Paraguay (1:55:00), a new Meg Thee Stallion documentary (2:07:30), and MORE!
Joe | Maeta - “Sending My Love”
Ice | Chevy Woods - “Python”
Parks | Jay Worthy, Larry June & LNDN DRGS - “Leave It up To Me”
Ish | Nippa - “Pay The Price”
|Mar 26, 2022|
Episode 520 | "Feed The Family"
Joe kicks the pod off by discussing Meg thee Stallion's latest discrepancies with Carl Crawford (18:20) and other news headlines from this past week. Then, Latto joins the show (1:01:50) to discuss her new album, her thoughts on BBL's, and her journey in the industry. Lastly, the guys discuss Pusha T's Arby's diss track (2:02:50), Jamal Crawford retires from the NBA (2:12:35), and more!
Joe | Lyves - “How Would It Feel”
Ice | EST Gee & 42 Dugg - “Free The Shiners”
Parks | Benny The Butcher - “Uncle Bun” (Ft. 38 Spesh)
Ish | Maverick Sabre - “Falling”
|Mar 23, 2022|
Episode 519 | "With All Due Respect"
Meek Mill is back with another questionable tweet which Joe and the guys discuss (31:10). A ton of new music was released (51:05), Joe shares his recent encounter with Joell Ortiz and Crooked I (1:02:20), Meg thee Stallion's unfollow spree (1:15:30), discussions on TV and film (1:37:35) & MORE!
Joe | Tank - “I Deserve”
Ice | True Lies - “In Love With The Pain”
Parks | Ice | Sy Ari Da Kid - “The Good Middle Man”
Ish | SIPHO. - “BEADY EYES”
|Mar 19, 2022|
Episode 518 | "Feelings Don’t Make Facts"
Joe kicks this episode off by announcing upcoming tour dates for the pod. The crew then dives into Pete Davidson responding to Kanye West in leaked text messages (29:40), reports of 6ix9ine going broke (58:20), and Conway the Machine's comments on his past contracts (1:09:10). Next, the guys discuss Mase's latest grievances (1:25:00), an update on the Alex Baldwin case (1:51:15), and the "Part of the Show" segment (2:36:45).
Joe | Kia Harper - "Lifetime"
|Mar 16, 2022|
Episode 517 | "Protecting Energy"
The crew kicks things off by acknowledging the maturation of Nicki Minaj and Joe's friendship after their recent interview (9:30). Next, they dive into the Jussie Smollett sentencing (17:45) and an update on Chris Brown's alleged allegations (32:30). A ton of highly anticipated music dropped from artists, including Lucky Daye (35:30), Lil Durk (48:10), and Benny the Butcher (54:20). Royce Da 5'9. Joins the podcast to discuss Slaughterhouse (56:50), Ryan Coogler was accused of a bank robbery attempt (1:58:20), and MORE!
Joe | Lucky Daye - “Candy Drip Interlude” & “Fever”
Ice | Lil Durk - “No Interviews”
Parks | Method Man - “Butterfly Effect” (Ft. RJ Payne)
Ish | Denaun - “Never Say”
|Mar 12, 2022|
'A Conversation with Nicki Minaj and Joe Budden'
For this interview, Joe is joined by a special Friend of the Show: the one and only Queen's finest, Nicki Minaj. The two would go over the earliest moments and catch up on the latest journeys in Nicki's career; from rapping with the best of them to creating her fashion line, it's not out of nowhere that Nicki has become the household name that she is. Nicki chops it up with Joe about her writing style, rollouts for her new projects, rap techniques, her outlook on where hip-hop is going and how the industry should be more adequately run, to embracing motherhood & more!
|Mar 09, 2022|
Episode 516 | "Sharing Our Truths"
The Batman movie received a ton of praise and criticism; Joe and the guys share their thoughts on the polarizing film (12:45). Next, NFL player Calvin Ridley was suspended a year for betting on games (25:50), asking about her past (41:15), experiencing the "hoe phase" (1:04:30), and Kevin Hart announces a comedy tour with Chris Rock (1:18:30). Lastly, Joe recalls the events over the weekend regarding Slaughterhouse and shares his thoughts on the entire situation (1:39:15) and MORE!
Joe | KAMAUU - “MANGO” (Ft. Adeline & Masego)
Ice | Ryan Blades - “Malice At The Palace” (Ft. Impala)
Parks | The Cool Kids - “PICK UP ON LINE 6”
Ish | Che Ecru - “2AM”
|Mar 09, 2022|
Episode 515 | "Work In Progress"
Joe begins with letting people know that it's acceptable to be comfortable with yourself (11:50). Joe highlights the trend of artist evolving in music (37:00), Lil Durk and NBA Youngboy's tension (1:35:00), the return of music festivals (1:44:00), Morris Day & the time (2:20:05) and MORE!
Joe | Sevyn Streeter - “High Life”
Ice | Kodak Black - “Let Me Know”
Parks | The Alchemist & Kool G Rap - “Diesel”
Ish | Black Thought - “At Your Service”
|Mar 05, 2022|
Episode 514 |"The Cards You've Been Dealt"
Joe and the guys kick things off by speculating The Game's forthcoming interview with Drink Champs (26:40). The crew also shares stories of times they've witnessed or experienced racism (59:45). Joe will not be closed in by Hip Hop's stereotypes (1:20:35), public disputes with ex-partners online (1:42:50), and the guys connect with listeners during the new segment "Part of the Show" (2:06:20) and MORE!
Sleeper Picks for Episode 514
Joe | PJ Morton - “My Peace” (Ft. JoJo & Mr. Talkbox)
Ice | Payroll Giovanni - “Drug Stories”
Parks | Jynx716 & Che Noir - “Electrifying”
Ish | BayRay - “See Who I Am”
|Mar 02, 2022|
Episode 513 | "Moment of Clarity"
A ton to cover on this week's pod, Joe recaps Kanye's latest listening party (12:35). Next, the crew gives updates on the Tory Lanez and DJ Akademiks (26:10), Joe addresses Slaughterhouse's breakup (54:30), Summer Walker (1:20:00), Meek Mill's issue with his producer (1:42:20), and MORE!
Joe | Unreleased Slaughterhouse Song from “Glasshouse” Album
Ice | Charlie Wilson - “No Stoppin Us” (Ft. Johnny Gill, Babyface, & K-Ci Hailey)
Parks | Conway The Machine - “So Much More”
Ish | Russ - “WHAT ARE YALL”
|Feb 26, 2022|
Episode 512 | "Charge It To The Game”
On this episode: Joe and the crew recap the NBA's All-Star weekend festivities (11:50). They also discuss Kanye West's documentary "Jeen-Yuhs" (34:45), what qualifies a rapper being a superstar (59:40), and Joe shares his thoughts on mortality (1:40:20). To cap things off, the crew connects with the listeners on the new "Part of The Show" segment (2:01:15) and MORE!
Joe | Emanny - “Belongs To You”
Ice | Melii - “Cartier”
Parks | Conway The Machine - “Jail Freestyle”
Ish | Jeremy Pope - “Worth A Million”
|Feb 23, 2022|
Episode 511 | "The Glass Ceiling"
In this episode, Joe and the guys return, kicking things off with the Super Bowl and the iconic halftime performance anchored by Dr. Dre (19:35). Next, the crew covers Kanye West's relationship with the music industry (44:20), this week's new music releases (1:06:00), and a recap of the Anthony Hamilton and Musiq Soulchild Verzuz (1:16:15). Finally, Joe shares his experience with Ice at a trampoline facility (1:33:50), DaBaby being sued by DaniLeigh's brother (2:05:10), and MORE!
Joe | Sinead Harnett - “Ready Is Always Too Late”
Ice | Deante’ Hitchcock - “Neck Up” (Ft. Bairi & Dende)
Parks | Curren$y & The Alchemist - “Louis Baggage” (Ft. Babyface Ray)
Ish | Janine - “You Deserve It”
|Feb 19, 2022|
Episode 510 | "It's On Sight"
Love is in the air as the guys gear up to discuss their Valentine's day plans (12:00) and the latest music releases (25:00). Joe and the crew also dissect the recent fight between DaBaby and Dani Leigh's brother (42:15), rappers being exposed on social media (1:18:10), and Nicki Minaj faces backlash for her collaboration with Tik Tok highlighting Black History Month (1:51:55). Finally, the guys cap things off by covering the NBA trade deadline, NFL Super Bowl picks, and MORE!
Joe | Tai Mistyque - “Toxic”
Ice | Baby Money - “Moncler Bubble” (Ft. Babyface Ray & Peezy)
Parks | The Musalini & 9th Wonder - “Don Music” (Ft. 38 Spesh)
Ish | Madison Ryann Ward - “Mirror”
|Feb 12, 2022|
Episode 509 | "Walking The Line"
In this episode, Joe and the guys uncover the controversy between Joe Rogan and Spotify (17:30). Next, the crew reacts to Pusha T's latest single, "Diet Coke" (38:45), Roddy Ricch deactivating his social media accounts after internet trolling (52:25), a woman being attacked in the Metaverse (1:19:25), and a recap of the current TV shows the gang is watching (1:32:00). Lastly, the crew introduce their new "Part of the Show" segment that'll be featured on Patreon (1:51:25)
Joe | Adria Kain - “Classic” (Ft. Leila Dey)
Ice | T.I. - “I’ll Show You” (Ft. Pusha T)
Parks | Lupe Fiasco - “Hustlaz”
Ish | Guordan Banks - “Keep You In Mind”
|Feb 09, 2022|
Episode 508 | "When It Rains, It Pours"
Joe and the crew dive right into all of the new music released this past week. Including releases from Nicki Minaj, Yo Gotti, 2 Chainz, and more (10:20). Next, the collective highlight corporations pandering to Black History Month (58:00), the Kim Kardashian vs. Kanye West saga continues (1:07:40), and the latest Brian Flores update (1:18:25). And finally, the guys address the effect drill music has had on New York City (1:51:00) and MORE!
Joe | Huey Briss & NikoBeats - “Losing My Faith”
Ice | Yo Gotti - “Family Tree”
Parks | Your Old Droog & Tha God Fahim - “Wall St With Briefcase”
Ish | Ashian - “Belong”
|Feb 05, 2022|
Episode 507 | "It’s Harlem Week”
Rihanna and A$AP Rocky stopped the internet this week with their pregnancy reveal, in which Joe and the crew express their joy for the couple (18:25). Next, the crew debate if Nick Cannon is selfish after another he announces another pregnancy (51:10), new music from Benny the Butcher and J. Cole (1:06:30), Ella Mai (1:43:40), and a new Cam'ron freestyle (1:30:40). Also, NBA YoungBoy vs. Atlantic Records (2:35:25), Joe addresses the Joe Rogan and Spotify headlines (2:47:05), Brian Flores suing the NFL (2:59:50), and MORE!
Joe | Col3trane - “Bag” (Ft. Lucky Daye)
Ice | Tai’Aysha - “One Night Ting” (Ft. Saweetie)
Parks | Papoose - “Restored” (Ft. Rick Ross)
Ish | Aaryan Shah - “To The Ends”
|Feb 02, 2022|
Episode 506 | "The Barrier"
Joe and the guys face the dreaded conversation of knowing when a woman is out of your league. Then, sharing personal experiences and observations from others, they reveal some hard truths (16:25). Next, the guys discuss Euphoria being criticized for its display of drug use (39:50), Aziz Ansari's latest special, the Baseball Hall of Fame's voting process being flawed, and MORE!
Joe | Grimm Lynn - “Back 2 Luv”
Ice | Guapdad 4000 - “I Need Bands”
Parks | Nicholas Craven & Evidence - “Breaking Atoms”
Ish | Marie Dahlstrom - “Mine”
|Jan 29, 2022|
Episode 505 | "Talking to the Black Screen"
Joe breaks down the importance of having lawyers and why Cardi B's lawsuit against Tasha K is impactful in media (25:00). Then, the "Worst Take" sports segment returns as the guys recap a wild weekend in the NFL (36:55), and Odell Beckham Jr. paid in Bitcoin while the market is crashing (1:03:10). Next, Ari Lennox wants out of her record deal (1:34:20), Lil Boosie on shrooms (2:20:30), the guys discuss their favorite shows (2:27:30), and MORE!
Episode 505 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Alina Baraz - “Take It Home”
Ice | Trece 7ev - “Stay With A Stick”
Parks | Benny The Butcher - “The Ghost” (Buckwild Remix)
Ish | Dijon - “The Dress”
|Jan 26, 2022|
Episode 504 | "We Need More Man Meetings"
Joe kicks off the pod by telling us why he archived his Instagram posts (13:05). The guys then discuss new music releases for the week (20:18) and the upcoming Super Bowl performances (44:30). Complex announces a new list of the best rappers from each year ranging from 1980 to 2018 (1:06:20). This sparks a conversation about artists and their issues with music labels (1:18:12) and MORE!
Joe | Amber Mark - “Softly”
Ice | Lil Wayne - “Live From The 504”
Parks | Che` Noir - “Communion”
Ish | Yung Bleu & Ne-Yo - “Through The Fire”
|Jan 22, 2022|
Episode 503 | "Throw The Frank"
Joe and the guys kick things off by recapping the NFL's Wild Card weekend games and share their predictions for the upcoming games (14:30). Next, the crew also observe the changes that HBO has made compared to Netflix (35:00), Kanye West hanging out with Game (46:00), Joe's encounters with strange women (1:47:20), Microsoft purchasing Activison gaming (1:59:00), and Mike Tyson denying rumors of fighting Jake Paul (2:09:45)
Joe | Yebba - “Stand”
Ice | Jus Smith - “Napalm” (Ft. Hill & U God)
Parks | V Don - “Dark Knight” (Ft. Adonis)
Ish | Moosie Wins - “Pillow”
|Jan 19, 2022|
Episode 502 | "I Know I'm Getting Old"
Joe relies on video village to define the term "keeping it P" due to the phenomenon it has become (11:35) and why he doesn't understand new slang. The crew also discusses Chris Brown, Cordae, and Jim Jones (16:00). Next, the guys speculate if Kanye leaked a song admitting his wish to beat up Pete Davidson (42:30), Steve Harvey's legacy in television (1:03:30), rappers being removed from planes (1:22:10), and Joe's anticipation for 20/20's investigation of Gabby Petito (1:35:20) and MORE!
Joe | Tempest - “Lemon Pepper Wet” & “Lemon Pepper Dry”
Ice | Taliwhoah - “Do What You Want Pt. 2”
Parks | DJ Muggs & Rigz - “Fool’s Gold”
Alex aka "Screenman" | Murda Beatz - “One Shot” (Ft. Blxst & Wale)
|Jan 15, 2022|
Episode 501 | "When You Yell They Think You Rebel"
Joe and the guys begin by revisiting Kool Moe Dee's Hip Hop report card (13:20), and TDE's Reason believes Fabolous is a better rapper than Andre 3000 (20:10). Next, the guys dive into alleged rumors of Drake's use of hot sauce (28:30), R&B singer Jahiem calls out Usher in a Verzuz (49:05), and Antonio Brown's saga continues as he calls out Tom Brady in his latest interview (1:13:55). Lastly, Joe shares how he and Chris Rock ironically like the same images on Instagram and MORE!
Episode 501 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Emanuel - “Worldwide”
Ice | Chill Moody - “Purpose” (Ft. Heavens Gold)
Parks | REASON - “Left Hand” (Ft. Isaiah Rashad & Zacari)
Ish | Apex Hippy - “Domino Trees”
|Jan 12, 2022|
Episode 500 | "Who's Protecting Black Women?"
On this episode, the guys discuss the Weeknd's new album (21:20) and dissect his lyrics. Ice also mentions Mary J. Blige's comments on dating a broke guy (46:40), Gunna's new album (1:02:30), Jason Derulo's latest scuffle (1:14:35), Joe addresses podcasts on their behavior towards black women (1:37:30), Kanye's dating life after Kim Kardashian (2:11:45) and MORE!
Joe - Dixson - RIDER (feat. Inayah)
Ice - 2 Chainz - Million Dollars Worth of Game
Ish - Jon Schuyler - Afraid (feat. Ray Will)
Parks - Planet Asia - Pocket Change (feat. Rome Streetz)
|Jan 08, 2022|
Episode 499 | "Who Stole the Show?"
In this episode, Joe and the crew discuss their New Year's plans and jump right into 2022's headlines! First, Antonio Brown's bizarre exit from football (28:35) and Tristian Thompson's latest affairs (43:40) kick things off. Next, Joe advises Kanye West to stay away from Justin LaBoy (1:00:40), Ice explains his experience with the Oculus VR headsets (1:43:00), an in-depth discussion about the Metaverse; Joe's issues with Uncle Murda's annual Wrap Up song (2:24:45) and MORE!
Episode 499 Sleeper Picks
Joe | DIXSON - “DARLING”
Ice | Devvon Terrell - “Homewrecker”
Parks | Elcamino - “My Baby” (Ft. Boldy James)
Ish | Perri Jones - “Free”
|Jan 05, 2022|
Episode 498 | "Finish Your Breakfast"
Joe and the guys finished off the year strong. They are wrapping up the final podcast of the year by recapping their holiday (18:20) and giving Nas his flowers for a fantastic 2021 (23:55). Joe also shares his thoughts on 'Album of the Year,' and the guys provide their lists (45:20), Kanye West purchases a house across from Kim Kardashian (1:02:00), the guys recap their year of podding (1:23:45) and much more on the final pod of 2021!
Ep. 498 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Ne-Yo - “Stay Down” (Ft. Yung Bleu)
Ice | Yung Bleu - “No, I’m Not Ok”
Parks | Nas - “The Truth”
Ish | “The Best Man Be” (Ft. Ginuwine, R.L., Tyrese & Case)
|Dec 29, 2021|
Episode 497 | "You Said What?"
Joe displays another masterful breakdown of JAY-Z's recent stance on Verzuz, starting with his assumption that JAY-Z addresses Future (10:55), Lil Wayne being the primary contender (19:45), and other artists that could potentially stand across from Hov in a Verzuz (39:50). Next, Joe discusses Fetty Wap's decision to remove Drake from his album (56:05), the lack of Christmas spirit (1:15:25), the top rappers of 2021 list (1:27:00); and MORE!
Episode 497 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Brenda Russell - “Piano In The Dark”
Ice | Chris Brown - “This Christmas”
Parks | Nas - “Shoot ‘Em Up”
Ish | Dounia - “GLOOM”
|Dec 25, 2021|
Episode 496 | "Stepping Into My Truth"
The end of the year has arrived snd so have the annual wrap-up lists from the media. First, Joe and the guys analyze B.dot's list and share their thoughts on the motive behind the lists (27:55). Next, the guys congratulate Lil Durk (39:30), discuss Big Sean's interview on Drink Champs (55:45), the passing of Drakeo The Ruler (1:25:20), and a recap of the boxing match between Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley (1:49:45). Lastly, Joe and the guys observe the massive music catalogs that have been sold in recent years (1:59:40) and MORE!
Episode 496 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Jvck James - “No Drama”
Ice | Plies - “Letter to The Industry”
Parks | Nick Grant - “Holy Ghost”
Ish | Brian McKnight - “My Kinda Girl” (Ft. Justin Timberlake)
|Dec 22, 2021|
Episode 495 | "There's a Tape For Everything"
On this episode, Joe gets right into it and discusses the alleged fight between Jim Jones and Freddie Gibbs (23:40). Joe also revisits his statements on the Tory Lanez and Megan Thee Stallion saga after the latest developments (46:05), new music from Roddy Ricch (1:30:30), Ice shares his opinion on "Spider-Man: No Way Home" (1:57:10), the guys celebrate NFL legend, Deion Sanders (2:06:00) and, MORE!
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Episode 495 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Lisa Fischer - “How Can I Ease The Pain”
Ice | Gucci Mane - “Long Live Dolph”
Parks | Mach-Hommy - “SEPARATION OF THE SHEEP AND THE GOATS”
Ish | Amy Steele - “Eyes On You” (Ft. Mario)
|Dec 18, 2021|
Episode 494 | "Pretty Privilege"
Joe kicks things off with a phone call with one of R&B's most notable voices, Tank, to discuss his recent comments on current male R&B (3:09). Next, the crew then discusses the hurdles that singers face due to the melodic style of Hip Hop being made (31:14). Also, Travis Scott offers to perform for free at Coachella (59:18), and Joe highlights a gruesome story involving a person with a mental health condition *POTENTIAL TRIGGER WARNING* (1:10:00). And finally, DaBaby gets trashed while performing at Rolling Loud (1:32:40), and MORE!
Episode 494 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Alina Baraz - “Take It Home” & Victoria Monét - “F.U.C.K.”
Ice | Chris Brown - “Last All Night”
Parks | Parks & Passport Gift - “Arctic League”
Ish | Sinead Harnett - “If You Let Me” (Ft. GRADES)
|Dec 15, 2021|
Episode 493 | "Hot Podder"
Ye (Kanye West) and Drake came together for a one-night-only concert and performed hits from their respective catalogs (17:54), leading Joe and the crew to react. The collective also discusses the surrounding topics such as Larry Hoover's involvement (33:05), Kanye pleading to Kim Kardashian (41:27), and the overall outcome of the concert. Next, Travis Scott breaks his silence in a recent interview with Charlamagne Tha God (46:18), new music from Rick Ross (1:01:27), Tory Lanez (1:15:20), Russ (1:24:58), and others. And lastly, Joe addresses Jussie Smollet's case, LAPD warning tourists to stay away from Los Angeles, and MORE!
Episode 493 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Eric Penn - “Sinking Sand”
Ice | Slim 400 - “Shake Back” (Ft. Young Dolph)
Parks | Russ - “Free” (Ft. Big K.R.I.T., Snoop Dogg & DJ Premier)
Ish | Jim Jones - “We Set The Trends” (Ft. Migos)
|Dec 11, 2021|
Episode 492 | "Strange For Some Change"
On an episode with much to discuss, Joe begins by giving an updated review on Kevin Hart's limited series "True Story" (23:30). He observes the parallel experiences of Kevin Harts actual life and his characters and explains why he was fascinated by the series (**SPOILER ALERTS THROUGHOUT THIS SEGMENT**). Next, the guys discuss Drake withdrawing his Grammy nomination (37:05), Joe pleads for the people of Los Angeles and Atlanta to heighten their home security (46:00), Joe reacts to 'Million Dollars Worth of Game' (55:40), an update on Jussie Smollet's case (1:32:00). Lastly, the guys cover Pete Davidson and Machine Gun Kelly's bromance (1:59:10), 50 Cent and French Montana squash their beef (2:10:18), and MORE!
Episode 492 Sleeper Picks
Joe | India Shawn - “TO CHANGE MY MIND”
Ice | Nardo Wick - “Me or Sum” (Ft. Future & Lil Baby)
Parks | aroomfullofmirrors - “Mirrors”
Ish | Billy Danze & WeBusy Construction Team - “Won’t Lose”
|Dec 08, 2021|
Episode 491 | "Podcast Punishment"
The crew kicks things off by announcing Savon's departure from the pod (8:40). The Verzuz-cast returns after an explosive performance between two legendary rap groups, Three 6 Mafia and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony (12:40). Joe and the guys also discuss Swizz Beats airs out his grievances with artists at Verzuz (35:45), new music from SZA (1:00:05), and a lyric breakdown of Rick Ross's new song (1:03:00). Lastly, the crew denounces Hulu's decision to air a distasteful Astroworld documentary (1:33:35) and MORE!
Episode 491 Sleeper Picks
Joe | Blxst - “Searching”
Ice | EST Gee - “Jumpout Gang”
Parks | Your Old Droog - “Cosmonaut”
Ish | Kenyon Dixon - “Tithes”
|Dec 04, 2021|
Episode 490 | "It's A Cold Winter"
After a brief Thanksgiving break, Joe and the guys return to share how the holidays affect them (19:25). The crew also highlights the excellence of fashion designer, Virgil Abloh who transitioned after a quiet battle with cancer (30:50). Next, Joe challenges male R&B artists to push the envelope after an underwhelming year compared to their female counterparts (1:02:15), and Joe runs into Cardi B and Offset (1:18:10). Finally, the collective explains why Lil Baby and Saweetie's dating rumors could cause harm beyond gossip (1:27:20); Joe isn't a fan of Lil Rel (2:01:20) or Will Smith's latest movie (2:34:00), and MORE!
Episode 490's Sleeper Picks
Joe | KAYTRANADA - “Intimidated” (Ft. H.E.R.)
Ice | Fetty Wap - “First Day Out”
Parks | Ghostface Killah & Raekwon - “Bob James Freestyle”
Ish | Headie One - “Too Loyal…”
|Dec 01, 2021|
Episode 489 | "Fix Yourself"
Music Award season is approaching in this episode, and the Grammy's announced its nominees this past week (28:45). First, Joe and the guys predict who will win Rap Album of the Year (37:05) and shows his appreciation for SZA, H.E.R., and Summer Walker (45:05). They also speculate on Summer's new relationship (1:01:50). Next, Joe explains why Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson's dating rumors are ridiculous (1:22:25), Adele gets Spotify to remove the shuffle feature (1:47:15), and season 4 of Ozark is announced (2:06:45). The crew then attempts to list ten current NFL Quarterbacks who play at a higher level than Buffalo Bill's QB, Josh Allen (2:19:00), and MORE!
Joe | Tamera - “Good Love” (Ft. Tay Iwar)
Ice | Nipsey Hussle - “The Field” (Ft. Bino Rideaux & Young Dolph)
Parks | Styles P & Havoc - “Nightmares 2 Dreams”
Ish | Arcana - “The Moon”
|Nov 24, 2021|
Episode 488 | "Pro bono Podding"
Joe and the crew return from a break, recharged and ready to pod! They recap their vacation and dissect DaBaby and DaniLeigh's Instagram live argument (22:20), and Joe shares an interesting perspective on the matter. Next, the crew honors Young Dolph in his untimely passing (47:40), discuss Drake and Ye reconciling (1:19:30) and catch up on the latest music that was released, which includes Silk Sonic, Bryson Tiller, French Montana and others (1:29:50). Also, Former NFL player Zac Stacy is in police custody after a disturbing video surfaced (1:59:30), 50 Cent becoming the Dick Wolf for the culture (2:20:45) and more!
Joe | Alina Baraz - “Maze”
Ice | Joell Ortiz - “OG”
Parks | Snoop Dogg & DJ Cassidy - “Diamond Life” (Ft. Mary J Blige)
Ish | EPMD - “Strictly Business”
|Nov 20, 2021|
Episode 487 | "Mob Ties"
There's a ton to cover this episode due to the massive amount of newsworthy headlines this weekend, and Joe gets to it all! They begin with understanding the difference between a "toxic" partner and someone who's labelled "crazy" (26:55). Next, Joe and the crew discuss the tragedy at Travis Scott's Astroworld festival (45:50). Also, Ye (formerly known as Kanye West) attempts to mend issues with Drake in an awkwardly recorded video (1:25:30), and Leonardo DiCaprio continues to show why he's in a class of his own beyond his acting talent (1:49:25). The guys also recap Starz hit-series, "BMF", Steph Curry sends a message to Trae Young (2:20:10) and MORE!
Joe | Hablot Brown - "HEAVEN"
Ice | AhRiel - "Fuck Friends"
Parks | RJ Payne - "HELLZ FURY" (Ft. DJ Kay Slay, RAH Digga, Cory Gunz & Royce The 5'9)
Ish | Scarface - "Goin Down"
|Nov 10, 2021|
Episode 486 | "Don't Call Me a Rapper"
Joe is no stranger to trending on social media, and this past week he dominated headlines with a misguided clip regarding his sexuality (19:00). He and the crew then pivot their focus on Ye's (formally known as Kanye West) interview on Drink Champs (31:40). Joe commends N.O.R.E. on his execution of the interview (36:25), analyzes many of the profound statements Ye made (42:15), the issue with black artists being limited to "rappers" (1:06:30), and Joe addresses Big Sean's issues with Ye (1:24:30). In addition to the extensive breakdown of the Ye interview, Joe and the guys discuss Summer Walker's new album (2:11:40), Silk Sonic's latest single (2:14:10), and MORE!
Joe | Summer Walker - “Constant Bullshit”
Ice | Key Glock - “Something Bout Me”
Parks | Snoop Dogg - “Murder Music” (Ft. Benny The Butcher, Jadakiss & Busta Rhymes)
Ish | Jordan Hawkins - “We Have”
|Nov 06, 2021|
Episode 485 | "Y'all Must Be New Here"
In this episode: The guys begin by giving Nicki Minaj her flowers and Joe claims Hip Hop will never see a run like YMCMB again (8:45). Joe also explains why Six Flags should only operate during business hours after experiencing Fright Fest (23:35), and J. Cole's performs in a rainstorm at Rolling Loud (42:20). In addition, the crew discusses DaBaby being forgiven by the LGBTQ community (56:50), JAY-Z, and LL Cool J inducted into the Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame (1:20:55), Cardi B says the strip clubs need her (1:29:05) and MORE!
Joe | The Game - “Ali Bomaye” (Ft. 2 Chainz & Rick Ross)
Parks | Prodigy - “Keep It Thoro”
Ice | Joell Ortiz - “In My Feelings”
Ish | JAY-Z - “Dead Presidents 3”
|Nov 03, 2021|
Episode 484 | "They Took Halloween From Us"
On this episode, Joe and the guys acknowledge the trend of artists scheduled to perform at events being targeted by law enforcement (15:00). 50 Cent performs at Rolling Loud, bringing out DaBaby as a special guest (33:40), Big Sean drops a new EP (45:30), and the guys debate if Jada Pinkett-Smith is held accountable for her latest comments on her sex-life with Will Smith (1:24:30). The crew recaps the Hulu exclusive series, "Dopesick" (SPOILER ALERT) (1:48:00), Joe share's his thoughts on the potential of a Metaverse (1:55:35), human extinction (1:57:35), and MORE!
Joe | Kevin Ross - “Sweet Release”
Ice | Arsonal Da Rebel - “Lot Of Niggas Changed”
Parks | Ransom & Rome Streetz - “Silent Murderers”
Ish | Mario - “Get Back” (Ft. Chris Brown)
|Oct 30, 2021|
Episode 483 | "The Circus"
On the anniversary of Mood Muzik 4, the guys decide to give Joe Budden his flowers for his 4th and final installment to the Mood Muzik series (9:20). The crew then debates if Joe is a 'mama's boy' (23:00), recaps Joe's weekend in Washington D.C. and discuss why the district isn't yet legalized as an official state (39:30). The crew also highlight Meek Mill's tweets claiming he never received any money from music labels (54:30), a fan gifting Tom Brady his 600th touchdown ball (1:58:50) and MORE!
Joe | Joe Budden - “Come Along” & Joe Budden - “Black Cloud”
Ice | Joe Budden - “Broken Wings Freestyle”
Parks | Joe Budden - “Sober Up” (Ft. Crooked I)
Ish | Joe Budden - “Russian Roulette Freestyle”
|Oct 27, 2021|
Episode 482 | "About To Get Geeky"
Fortunately for the Joe Budden Podcast and the fans, the heavy hitters of Hip Hop are continuing to drop music! This week, Wale released his project "Folarin II" and Big Sean dropped a single. Joe and the crew speculate the irony of the two rappers releasing music the same day (14:50). Ice believes Big Sean could possibly be sending subliminal messages to Kendrick Lamar (25:00) and explains why Instagram ended the diss songs in Hip Hop (36:10). In addition, Joe expresses how proud he is of Wale's resilience as an artist (43:00), J. Cole claiming to be the best on the west coast (52:55), Alec Baldwin's fatal incident while filming a movie (1:09:00) and an update on Pooh Shiesty and NBA YoungBoy's legal issues (1:25:30). Also, the NBA released their top 75 players of all time list (1:35:15), Joe attends the Knicks season opener (1:57:50) and MORE!
Joe | PJ Morton - “Please Don’t Walk Away”
Ice | Maxo Kream - “WHAT I LOOK LIKE” (Ft. Freddie Gibbs)
Parks | Ransom - “Pray For The Weak” (Ft. The Game & Rome Streetz)
Ish | Dibasi - “Intro”
|Oct 23, 2021|
Episode 481 | "The Guy Stuck In A Cave"
Unlike previous Verzuz recaps, Joe shared his desire to not criticize but appreciate two of Hip Hop's greatest legends (Big Daddy Kane and KRS-One) as they performed their timeless catalogue of hits (23:10). Joe explained the nostalgia he endured while viewing the Verzuz and emphasized how pivotal both emcee's are to the evolution of Hip Hop (32:00). The crew then discuss the viral clip of a young man who attempted to steal another mans car at a gas station which lead to a discussion regarding this current generation not fearing consequences (1:04:45). Howard University students protest due to alleged poor living conditions (1:45:30), the crew remembers Colin Powell (2:05:30), an update on the Ben Simmons saga (2:09:30) and MORE!
Joe | Tone Stith - “Do I Ever” (Ft. Chris Brown)
Ice | Stack Bundes - “Look N**** U Food”
Parks | Roc Marciano & Nicholas Craven - “1000 Mile Stare”
Ish | Rotimi - “What To Do”
|Oct 20, 2021|
Episode 480 | "Trauma Bonding"
Joe kicks things off by explaining to Ice and Ish the lifestyle changes that are required when taking the pod on the road and flirts with the idea of a JBP Tour (15:00). Adele's made her return to music with a new single and the guys react (29:00). Summer Walker also releases her first single (38:35), which worries Ice as he feels she's going in a different direction musically from her previous album (45:00). The trend of Hip Hop's biggest acts dropping music continues as Young Thug released a new album (54:10), Gucci Mane's impact on Atlanta artists (1:05:30), and Lil Durk says he's "PISSED OFF" in his latest song (1:13:50). Kyrie Irving's decision to not get vaccinated has caused an uproar in sports media (1:25:55), the crew deep dives into conspiracies regarding the government enforcing human microchips on citizens (1:54:15), Netflix employees boycotting the streaming service due to Dave Chappelle (2:10:30) and MORE!
Joe | RINI - “Over Some Wine” (Ft. Maeta)
Ice | Payroll Giovanni - “Hustle Muzik 4”
Parks | Young Thug - “Day Before” (Ft. Mac Miller)
Ish | Lil Durk - “Pissed Me Off”
|Oct 16, 2021|
Episode 479 | "Raisins In The Yams"
Although Meek Mill released music on his new album, 'Expensive Pain', he's garnered attention primarily for the album's artwork (25:00). Joe and the crew debate if plastering his explicit cover art on public buses is a strategic marketing tactic or was it simply a misstep on Meek and his team (40:30). Summer Walker reveals an engaging tracklist/timeline for her new album (49:55) which includes a narration titled "Ciara's Prayer" and leads to an interesting discussion around Ciara and Russell Wilson's dynamic (55:30). Also, this past weekend was filled with sports events lead by, Deontay Wilder losing to Tyson Fury (1:23:45), Jon Gruden leaked emails (1:45:25), and MORE!
Joe | Don Toliver - “Swangin’ On Westheimer”
Ice | Icewear Vezzo - “Get Bacc”
Parks | Dj Swet & Milano Constantine - “Block Work”
Ish | Kane Brown - “Blessed & Free” (H.E.R.)
|Oct 13, 2021|
Episode 478 | "Pour Into Me"
It's been documented how much of a fan Joe is of Dave Chappelle and his work. The crew begins with a recap of his latest Netflix special, "The Closer" and discusses the backlash Dave received from critics (26:30). Joe also shares how much he enjoys Don Toliver's new album (47:20), artists in New York not being as united as the south (58:10), 18 former NBA players being charged with fraud (1:18:05), is it hard being faithful when you have money (1:38:15) and Parks enjoyed Joe's conversation with Neil deGrasse Tyson ( 1:52:15) and MORE!
Joe | Kali Claire - “Temporary Feels” (Jvck James)
Ice | Arsonal Da Rebel - “Genius”
Parks | Papoose - “Cold Winter” (Ft. Passport Gift)
Ish | Piff Marti - “Boys Do Cry”
|Oct 09, 2021|
Episode 477 | "Ground Level Problems"
The Facebook outage had everyone in disarray as Instagram and WhatsApp were also unavailable due to the untimely disruption (16:35). As a result, Joe reflects on Facebook's influence and its role in society's everyday life (31:00). Parks also asks if Facebook has too much power which leads to an interesting debate on the flawed "American Dream" concept (44:00). Lil Boosie was removed from his most recent tour (57:50), the crew speculates on the latest Verzuz matchup between Big Daddy Kane and KRS-One (1:06:15), Summer Walker announces her album release date (1:33:00), and Lil Nas X recent controversial tweets (1:53:00). The collective review Lil Durk's top 50 rappers list (2:10:15), and Joe takes a look ahead at Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury (2:29:30) and MORE!
Joe | Stokley - "Rush" (Ft. H.E.R)
Ice | Cashma - "IN MY GLORY"
Parks | Lute - "GED"
Ish | Ryan Trey - "Pressure"
|Oct 06, 2021|
Episode 476 | "3am In Rikers"
Ish makes his return, which the guys discuss throughout the pod. This has been a great year for Hip Hop, as many of the top artists released music this year and, Meek Mill continues that trend with his latest project 'EXPENSIVE PAIN' (13:15). Joe and the crew also discuss Wale's new song featuring J. Cole (36:15), look forward to the BET Hip Hop Awards (53:10), and the Super Halftime performers were announced (1:00:35) (included Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem, and MORE). Netflix announces Dave Chappelle's new standup (1:19:15), the U.S. running out of money (1:37:40), and MORE!
Joe | Kitty Ca$h - “Just Fine” (Ft. Kiana Ledé)
Ice | RedCafe - “Drug Money” (Ft. Benny The Butcher)
Parks | Dark Lo & Havoc - “Make It Home” (Ft. Vado)
Ish | Meek Mill - “Blue Notes II” (Ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
|Oct 02, 2021|
Episode 475 | "I Was Hacked"
Joe removes all New York bias in this episode, showing love to Yo Gotti and highlighting his success at his record label and his recent investments outside of music (15:25). R. Kelly has been found guilty in his ongoing legal issues, Joe celebrates a year of being independent as a podcaster and why it was necessary to take a new path (43:50). Also, Rihanna reveals her new music will sound completely different, New York hospitals firing healthcare workers for not being vaccinated (1:20:50), a recap of this past weekend's battle rap cards, 50 Cent deserving more recognition for his role at Starz (1:54:20) and, MORE!
Joe | Allen Stone - “Is This Love”
Ice | PG RA - “Selfish” (Ft. 6LACK)
Parks | Stove God Cooks - “That’s the Game”
|Sep 29, 2021|
Episode 474 | "Deflated Balloons"
Joe and the guys analyze J.Cole's Heaven's EP as it sparks a number of talking points (11:35). First, Parks claims J. Cole as the second-best rapper of today which sparks the debate amongst the crew. Joe also questions if there are any subliminal lyrics towards Drake and refuses to instigate any other rap beef going forward (22:00). Lil Wayne has returned to peak lyrical form which the guys highlight (29:15), in addition to giving Lucky Daye his flowers (51:10) and covering new music from Anthony Hamilton, NBA YoungBoy, and others(56:30). Ish owes Wyclef an apology (1:40:00), DJ Mustard's studio rules (1:44:25), and Joe recaps his latest binge-able, 'Squid Game' (2:02:30)
Joe | Asiahn - “Fall Back”
Ice | Nia Sultana - “Ambience”
Parks | Westside Gunn - “Bash Money” (Ft. Lil Wayne)
Ish | Ne-Yo - “What If”
|Sep 25, 2021|
Episode 473 | "Raised In The 90's"
Joe calls the guys out for not being willing to attend a 'guys trip' without the permission of their significant other and explains the double standard between the dynamic (16:40). The crew then discuss Karen Civil vs the industry and Joe shares his stance (34:40), they compare Diddy and Jermaine Dupri's music catalogue, speculate Jodeci's hesitancy to face Dru Hill in a Verzuz (1:23:45) and revisits the conversation of southern Hip Hop acts being brought to mainstream notoriety due to New York influence (1:33:00). Also, Rolling Stone creates a list of their top 500 songs of all time (1:52:50), the Fugees reunion tour (2:06:50) and MORE!
Joe | Vedo - “Juicy” (Ft. Ari Lennox)
Ice | Suga J - “RESPECKFULLY”
Parks | Tha God Fahim & Your Old Droog - “Lost His away”
Ish | Kevin AntoniYo - “FMX” (Ft. Devvon Terrell & Mike Classic)
|Sep 22, 2021|
Patreon Bonus Episode: “How Mucho?” (Teaser)
Are you willing to be considered an employee for your partner if that benefited the relationship financially? Joe shares his views on implementing a 1099-form if ever faced with the situation while dating. The guys also debate homeschooling your child compared to the standard format of education, the pros and cons of it, and why Joe is passionate about teaching his children the meaning of certain holidays. He then opens the conversation up to "stage parents" and harsher parenting styles (example: Joe Jackson, LaVar Ball, etc..) and if their method of parenting is effective and the cost of pushing your child to be great, JAY-Z evolving Hip Hop into mainstream ad-partnerships and MORE! A ton of constructive criticism from Ice and Ish this episode, as they have been consistent in holding Joe accountable.
|Sep 20, 2021|
Episode 472 | "The Verzuz-Cast"
Unlike the previous Verzuz battles that have taken place, Joe and the guys were in attendance for the event between Fat Joe and Ja Rule. Joe begins by stating how happy he was to be wrong about his prediction per the last episode (22:20). The crew also share their experience, recall Nelly and Ashanti's interactions and address Jermaine Dupree calling out Diddy for a Verzuz battle (1:17:15). Ice has a revelation about the podcat fans (1:38:50), Saweetie lands a deal with Hidden Vally Ranch and Crocs (1:56:10), and MORE!
Joe | Yebba - “Stand”
Ice | Infamou$ Inf - “Let Em Know”
Parks | Flee Lord & Roc Marciano - “Trim the Fat” (Ft. Stove God Cooks)
Ish | Big Boi & Sleepy Brown - “The Big Sleep is Over” (Ft. Kay-I)
|Sep 18, 2021|
Episode 471 | "Trevor Joah"
Joe continues to run through the streets of New York and on this episode he share's his experience at Fabolous's surprise party (26:30). The event inspired Joe to share is appreciation for Fabolous and also reflect on his own rap career (31:00). The guys then switch gears to debate the legalization of recreational drugs and guns (44:40), Joe runs into Trey Songz (1:06:10), and also predictions of the Ja Rule and Fat Joe Verzuz (1:15:05). The VMA's were filled with surprises yet Joe's biggest takeaway was Justin Bieber receiving the 'Artist of the Year' award (2:03:50), a call from Vince Staples which is always entertaining (2:52:00) and more!
Joe | Jacquees - “Bed Friend” (Ft. Queen Naija)
Ice | Joe Budden - “NBA” (Ft. Wiz Khalifa, Fabolous, & French Montana
Parks | Guilty Simpson & Gensu Dean - “Don’t Pull”
Ish | AZ - “The Ritual” (Ft. Conway The Machine & Lil Wayne)
|Sep 15, 2021|
Episode 470 | "The Sound Cabin"
Joe's trend of being 'outside' continues as he shares his time spent enjoying New York City's fashion week festivities. He also speaks to the music experience in his new car (18:40) and highlights new music that was released this week (30:12). Also, Common drops an insane freestyle on LA Leakers, the guys decide if Stephen A. Smith was justified in making changes to ESPN's First Take, and Sevyn Streeter joins the show and reveals a level of transparency most artists shy away from when sitting with Joe (1:14:20). And a quick recap of the NFL's season opener (2:23:10) and MORE!
Joe | Marie Dahlstrom - “Home With You”
Ice | Mozzy - “Straight to 4th”
Parks | Grip - “Hands Up!”
Ish | Grace Carter - “Blame” (Ft. Jacob Banks)
|Sep 11, 2021|
Episode 469 | "Scotch and Soda"
After sitting with Drake's 'Certified Lover Boy' album for the weekend, the crew discusses if their thoughts change toward the project since its release (17:15). Although Kanye's album dropped 2 weeks ago, it was the track that he didn't release that had everyone talking this weekend, specifically Andre 3000's featured verse (27:55). The crew debate why it was left off of the album and unanimously agree that 3 stacks should return to making music and Joe claims Andre 3000 is the second greatest rapper alive (46:40). Joe then opens up about his friendship with actor Michael K. Williams and reflects on his legacy and shares stories of how they crossed paths at some of their most vulnerable moments in life (1:24:30). The entire crew sends condolences to Michael's family and loved ones due to his untimely transition.
Joe Budden - “Only Human” (Ft. Emanny) and “Poker In The Sky”
|Sep 08, 2021|
Episode 468 | "I Thought We Had Him"
The day has come. Drake drops the highly anticipated "Certified Lover Boy" and Joe is in peak form yet again, breaking down the album as only he could. Highlighting his admiration for Drake's destinations-themed songs (7:50) and even retracts some of his past hate (22:10). He also challenges Drake to never rap with certain artists again, a deep dive on "7am on Bridle Path" (1:00:20), and a debate on how to properly rank the top tier artists catalogue to their previous works (1:57:00). The crew also give an early prediction on Fat Joe and Ja Rule's upcoming Verzuz (2:26:20), JAY-Z's verse on CLB (2:49:10) and MORE!
Joe | Omar Wilson - “Secret Garden” (Extended Mix) Ft. Sisqó, Shawn Stockman & Raheem DeVaughn
Ice | BIG30 - “No Hospital Gang”
Parks | J. Arrr - “Growth” (Ft. Elzhi)
Ish | Quincy Jones - “The Secret Garden” (Ft. Barry White, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram & El DeBarge
|Sep 04, 2021|
Episode 467 | "The Masterpiece"
Leaks and early reveals have been a pattern surrounding Kanye and Drake's album rollouts, and Ye shares his frustration with Universal releasing his album without his consent (18:20). Joe and the crew also debate if Kanye is creating a new genre of music (46:15). He also provides additional arguments for the Kendrick Lamar and Drake tension (1:01:00), he shares the backstory of the photo he took with Snoh Aalegra (1:16:30), and how much he doesn't care about the Jake Paul boxing saga (1:25:50).
Joe | rum.gold - “Fix Me”
Ice | Doodie Lo - “Don’t Worry” (Ft. Moneybagg Yo)
Parks | Lee “Scratch” Perry - “Disco Devil”
|Sep 01, 2021|
Episode 466 | "I'm Shutting Up Now"
The spirit of New York City's music scene is nonexistent! Joe and the crew speak to the lack of musical diversity and shares his frustrations with the lack of originality in DJ'ing (5:55). Are we one step closer to see Drake and Kendrick Lamar collid? Joe doubledowns on his take from the previous pod after Kendrick drops a new verse calling out the "top 5 rappers" (37:10). Joe also gives more reasons as to why Kanye West is chasing Drake's album (22:50). ESPN released an apology for their broadcast alledegly being interupted and leaking Drake's album release date. Another valuable lesson learned in Hip Hop this past week and Mickey Factz issues an apology for comments he made on Drink Champs (1:30:40), Fat Joe's latest project being removed from streaming services (1:39:30), the crate challenge (1:48:35), OnlyFans reversing their policy on sex and Max Kellerman being removed from ESPN's First Take (2:19:15).
Joe | RINI - “Meet Me In Amsterdam“
Ice | 42 Dugg - “Freshman Of The Year”
Ish | Meek Mill - “Sharing Locations” (Ft. Lil Baby & Lil Durk)
|Aug 28, 2021|
Episode 465 | "The Star Wars"
On the return episode from a brief hiatus, Joe celebrates and congratulates Parks and Rem on their amazing wedding (6:05). The guys are inspired by Park's attention to detail and share their experience at his untraditional yet astonishing ceremony! Ty Dolla $ign and DVSN deliver their collaboration album over the weekend which drew comparisons to Silk Sonic's recent work (1:07:40). Joe then shows his appreciation for Cleo Sol (1:22:00) and Tiwa Savage as they released new music as well (1:35:50) which also introduced a conversation regarding international marketing for artists (1:47:00). The heavy hitters in music are back with more antics as Kanye and Drake's never-ending tension seemed to reach a new level this past weekend (1:54:40), Kendrick Lamar announces new music is coming (2:17:50) and recap of Hot 97's Summer Jam Festival (2:36:00) and MORE!
Joe | Cleo Sol - “Sunshine”
Ice | Tsu Surf - “Until Further Notice”
Parks | Lord Finesse - “I Wanna Be Where You Are”
Ish | Dame D.O.L.L.A - “Overnight” (Ft. Blxst)
|Aug 25, 2021|
"The Grant Williams Episode"
The story of Grant Williams is told for the first time ever on the Joe Budden Podcast. Wrongfully convicted of a crime he didn't commit at 25 years-old, Grant Williams shares his story of facing the injustices of the legal system and being faced with 25 to life while displaying resilience. He sits down with Joe Budden to discuss how he overcame his mental struggles, the outside world moving on without him and his dedication to obtaining his freedom despite the odds being stacked against him. Grant opens up about how being wrongfully accused has changed his life forever and more.
Become a Patron of the The Joe Budden Podcast for additional bonus episodes and visual content for all things JBP: Tap in here www.patreon.com/JoeBudden
|Aug 20, 2021|
Episode 464 | "The Service Business"
Joe's no stranger to not caring about what people say and suggests that other artist take the same approach as himself when receiving criticism by outside opinions (36:00). He also shares his weekend in Jersey City (57:20), a brief recap of the Tory Lanez and Cassidy beef (1:05:50) and covers one of the worst films he's ever seen starring Nicolas Cage (1:23:45). Ice asks the age-old question of when is it okay to cheat on your barber (1:35:50), podcasting and entertainment being apart of the service industry (1:54:00) and more!
Become a Patron of the The Joe Budden Podcast for additional bonus episodes and visual content for all things JBP: Tap in here www.patreon.com/JoeBudden
Joe | Benny The Butcher - “Flood The Block”
Parks | Boldy James & The Alchemist - “Steel Wool”
Ice | Money Man - “Live Sum Mo”
Ish | AZ - “The Wheel” (Ft. Jaheim)
|Aug 18, 2021|
Episode 463 | "T.L.F.R."
Joe takes notice of Ish's new lifestyle changes and questions him on why he seems "too lit" these days (17:00). The guys then shift to a conversation about clout chasing vs marketing and the thin line between the to notions (32:00). Joe also shares his thoughts on the recent documentary on Anthony Bourdain (45:40), his issues with Justin Bieber remixing WizKid's hit single "Essence" (53:10), the guys explain what a rage room is, Apple's plan to scan their users photo's without consent (1:36:00), predicting Kanye West and Drake's first week sales (1:56:40) and more!
Become a Patron of the The Joe Budden Podcast for additional bonus episodes and visual content for all things JBP: Tap in here www.patreon.com/JoeBudden
Joe | Isaia Huron - “Self!”
Ice | The Lox - “What Else You Need To Know”
Parks | Fat Joe, DJ Drama, Cool & Dre - “Demon Girl” (Ft. Ivory Scott)
Ish | Mon Moore - “Battlez, Pt. 2”
|Aug 14, 2021|
"The Grant Williams Episode" | Patreon Teaser
The story of Grant Williams is told for the first time ever on the Joe Budden Podcast. Wrongfully convicted of a crime he didn't commit at 25 years-old, Grant Williams shares his story of facing the injustices of the legal system and being faced with 25 to life while displaying resilience. He sits down with Joe Budden to discuss how he overcame his mental struggles, the outside world moving on without him and his dedication to obtaining his freedom despite the odds being stacked against him. Grant opens up about how being wrongfully accused has changed his life forever and more.
|Aug 13, 2021|
Episode 462 | "Upper Echelon"
Joe mentions his observation of certain people disappearing from social media and shares why he believes people abandon their accounts (38:00). The crew also discuss Governor Andrew Cuomo resigning after sexual assault allegations (57:30), Barry Hankerson being accused of mishandling artists catalogue, De La Soul will be available on streaming services (1:56:00) and MORE!
Joe | Tinashe - “Angels” (Ft. Kaash Paige)
Ice | King Von - “I Am What I Am” (Ft. Fivio Foreign)
Ish | Benny The Butcher - “Alone” (Ft. Rick Hyde & G Herbo)
Parks | De La Soul - “Stakes is High”
|Aug 11, 2021|
Episode 461 | "It's STFU Week"
Hip Hop had an amazing week and was nothing short of iconic! Joe's passion for Hip Hop is on full display this episode as he ensured that every possible aspect of the LOX and Dipset Verzuz battle was dissected (15:00). The crew gives the LOX their flowers while also discussing some of the ways that Dipset could have improved their chances to win the crowd's support (40:00). Kanye West had another virtual listening party for his upcoming album (1:37:00), and Nas drops "King Disease II" (1:42:30) and brings Lauryn Hill from retirement, which inspires the crew to give her verse a lyric breakdown and MORE!
Joe | Victoria Monét - “Coastin”
Ice | Jadakiss - “ME”
Parks | The Diplomats - “Who I Am”
Ish | Mona Lisa - “Just Want To Please You” (Ft. The Lox)
|Aug 07, 2021|
Episode 460 | "P.T.S.D. (Podcasters That Seem Depressed)"
Although this episode was recorded prior to the Verzuz battle between Dipset and The LOX Joe and the guys give their predictions (19:30) and kick things off with learning hard lessons due to venturing into new neighborhoods (21:50). Joe then explains why he may stop frequenting his favorite strip club (33:20) and the guys discuss DaBaby being removed from at least 6 festival performances over the weekend (37:15). Joe then gives his flowers to N.O.R.E. for his interview with Beanie Sigel and Bean's commitment to understanding Jay-Z's decision making in hindsight (54:00). Also, Jemele Hill presents the question of if it's time to discuss Biggie and Tupac being removed from people's top 5 lists? (1:05:15) Joe highlights Cardi B's career path (1:26:50), and a recap of NBA free agency (2:03:25) and MORE.
Joe | IV JAY - “Vibrate” (Ft. Pink Sweat$)
Ice | Dibiasi - “Hello It’s Me”
Parks | Aventura & Bad Bunny - “Volví”
Ish | Fat Boy Lucchi - “Opps In The DM”
|Aug 04, 2021|
Episode 459 | "You're A Sellout"
This past week, Prince drops a posthumousness album which leads the guys to discuss if labels should release music after an artist transitions (12:50). DaBaby seems to double down on his stance towards the LGBTQ community and prominate figures in entertainment speak against him, including Questlove (31:45). Ice claims Griselda is attempting to sell out to a bigger audience (1:06:00), Silk Sonic drops another single (1:19:05), and Joe shares his joy knowing the film industry is gearing up to make changes due to Scarlett Johansson suing Disney over her splits (1:57:50). Also a recap of the NBA draft and Ish congratulates his nephew on being drafted to the Atlanta Hawks (2:20:30) and more!
Joe | Ralph Tresvant - “Do What I Gotta Do”
Ice | Isaiah Rashad - “True Story” (Ft. Jay Rock & Jay Worthy)
Parks | Brady Watt - “The Narcissist” (Ft. Westside Gunn & DJ Premier)
Ish | Jordin Sparks - “No Air”Acoustic Version (Ft. Chris Brown)
|Jul 31, 2021|
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|Jul 29, 2021|
Episode 458 | "Think Further"
Rolling Loud stole the headlines this past weekend as the top artists gave memorable performances and a ton of newsworthy moments to discuss (11:40). But before diving into the headliners, Joe gives encouragement to artists who may not have been invited to the festival to perform, which inspires Ish to give Joe his flowers for his intense work ethic (27:40). They then shift their focus to discuss DaBaby's distasteful comments on-stage and his decision to bring Tory Lanez out as a guest during his set (44:00). Joe speculates the recent moves of Kanye West and how he believes it correlates to Drake (1:09:55), Royce da 5'9 and Lupe Fiasco exchange diss songs (1:33:20) and a brief recap of the Olympics (1:52:40) and MORE!
Joe | Ycee - “Juice” (feat. Maleek Berry)
Ice | Bizzy Banks - “Genesis”
Parks | Ransom & Big Ghost Ltd - “All the Kings Men” (feat. Mickey Factz & J.Arrr)
Ish | Styles P - “Time Traveler”
|Jul 28, 2021|
Episode 457 | "Poking The Bear"
On this episode: Joe starts off with the discussing the spice that appears in the close friends. The guys discuss Jay-Z's surprise verse on Kanye West's upcoming album (19:50), going through your partners phone (42:45), and Lupe Fiasco disses Royce and he responds (1:04:00). The guys also show love to the Milwaukee Bucks and more!
Joe | Chiiild - “Awake” (Ft. Mahalia)
Ice | EST Gee - “No Friends” (Ft. Yo Gotti & 42 Dugg)
Parks | Rigz - “Misled”
Ish | Passport Rav- “Cali Breeze” (Ft. The Musalini)
|Jul 24, 2021|
Episode 456 | "Good Artists Borrow, Great Artists Steal"
After taking an episode off this past weekend, Joe and the guys return and Parks shares his experience celebrating his bachelor party festivities (17:50). The world lost a true Hip Hop icon as Biz Markie transitioned at age 57, the crew reflects on his impact and reads a word from Quest Love (28:20). Also, Joe discovers the involvement Henry Ford had in the creation of airplanes (43:20), he then highlights the evolution of Kanye West while also addressing Justin Laboy's antics on social media (54:20). The guys give a recap on Pop Smoke's latest album (1:19:05), Joe explains why getting off hate isn't really hate, a Space Jam review (2:03:25) and crew debates who won at the latest URL event (Arsenal vs Real Sikh) (2:09:50).
Joe | Normani - “Wild Side” (Ft. Cardi B)
Ice | Paris Price - “Killing Me Slowly” (Ft. Chris Patrick & Dende)
Parks | Rasheed Chappell - “Seance”
Ish | EST Gee - “Capitol 1”
|Jul 21, 2021|
Episode 455 | "From Bodega to Bottega"
In typical Joe Budden fashion, Pier 1 seems to be forgotten since its nationwide closures but Joe refuses to let the memory of the once prominent furniture store perish (13:10). Soon-after, leads the guys to a conversation dedicated to the etiquette of how to co-exist with an ex; stemming from the recent speculation of G Herbo appearing at his ex's party this past weekend (18:50). Stephen A. Smith finds himself in headlines after making insensitive comments regarding MLB's superstar Shohei Ohtani and not being held accountable for addressing Nigerian Olympic basketball players with the same respect (41:40), and Ice asks who has the 'Song of The Summer' thus far (1:10:00). Also, friend of the show, T-Pain begs for more creativity in music (1:16:35), DaBaby teaches a few kids a life-long lesson about attempting to hustle backwards (1:35:15) and MORE!
Joe | 3 Doors Down - “Here Without You”
Ice | Loose Kannon Takeoff - “Run Game” (Ft. Doodie Lo)
Parks | IDK - “1995”
Ish | Yalee - “Like Money”
|Jul 14, 2021|
Episode 454 | "Mask That Thang Up"
The boy strikes again! Drake appears to be spotted on a date at Dodger's Stadium which sends the internet in a frenzy. Joe and the guys debate if this is apart of a rollout or was Drake and his date caught slipping (15:50). Snoh Aalegra returns with her new album; compelling Joe to share his love for her music and showing appreciation for the current songstresses in R&B (33:45), including a Mariah the Scientist lyric breakdown (45:10). Juvenile and Mannie Fresh encourage people to get vaccinated by remaking a classic song (59:15) and Wale taking a break from social media due to health concerns (1:32:10). Also, the crew discuss if Wendy Williams 'run' as a prominent TV host is over (1:41:45), the NBA Finals (1:47:50) and MORE!
Joe | Mariah The Scientist - “Revenge”
Ice | Big Moochie Grape - “Anthony Davis”
Parks | Styles P - “Fade Away” (Ft. Yemi Sauce)
Ish | Chris Classic - “5 Carats For Tyanna”
|Jul 10, 2021|
Episode 453 | "Willful Stubbornness"
After an eventful weekend which saw Joe Budden's name trending on social media, Joe returns to the pod to respond to a couple of people. Starting with Cardi B and her response to a fan stating she won't be releasing an album in the foreseeable future (17:30) and addressing Alex Jones after he went on a vile rant aimed at Joe (23:40). ESPN's Rachel Nichols also found herself in the news cycle after leaked audio was released of her claiming she was not in favor of changing her hosting duty's at the expense of Maria Taylor (57:10), Lil Uzi Vert breakdances at a party after an altercation with Saint JHN and his ex (1:32:00), NBA Playoff predictions and MORE!
Joe | Floetry - “Butterflies”
Ice | BigWalkDog - “1382”
Parks | RJ Payne - “Wes Craven’s Leatherface”
Ish | Yalee - “God Stay”
|Jul 07, 2021|
Episode 452 | "Pots and Pans"
Joe ensure's that Ice and Ish walk back their takes on the Bobby Brown and Keith Sweat Verzuz after it took place this past week and the guys discuss their favorite moments (9:55). The guys also discuss Sha'Carri Richardson's suspension from the Olympics and how todays athlete's amplify the conversation regarding mental health (42:55), new music from Brent Faiyaz and Drake which include a lyric breakdown (1:07:45), Chris Paul appearing in his first NBA Finals (1:33:05) and more on this 4th of July weekend episode!
Joe | Snoh Aalegra - “Toronto”
Ice | STILLTRU - “In My Head” (Ft. Mal Mero)
Parks | Biz Markie - “Biz is Goin Off”
Ish | Frank Zones - “Die Today”
|Jul 03, 2021|
Episode 451 | "King Size"
Joe kicks this episode off by explaining to Ish the importance of having a king sized mattress compared to a queen, which leads to a debate on if mattress size has an affect on your relationships. Shortly after, Joe then apologizes to Ish for downplaying his nephew who is projected to make the NBA and wanted by the Knicks (19:30). The guys also recap the latest Verzuz performance between Bow Wow and Soulja Boy (25:35), hypothesize a battle featuring Nicki Minaj and Lil Kim (43:00), and who would match up best against DJ Drama (53:10). Also, a recap of the BET Awards (1:06:50), an update on the Miami building that collapsed this past week (1:41:45), Scottie Pippen claiming Phil Jackson is a racist (1:56:30) and MORE!
Joe | Jovanie - “Mil on That”
Ice | CoachDaGhost - “Eternal Life”
Parks | Evidence - “All Of That Said” (Ft. Boldy James)
Ish | Eric Roberson - “LESSONS
|Jun 30, 2021|
Episode 450 | "Got Time Today"
On this episode: Joe & the guys discuss new music from Tyler The Creator (13:45), J. Cole comparisons (14:15), and Pharell’s verse being the best on the project (21:30). They speak to their current standings on strip club experiences (36:00), Doja Cat’s new album (41:10), Jazmine Sullivan’s latest single (42:55), and the upcoming Bow Wow vs. Soulja Boy Verzuz battle (51:20). Britney Spears addresses her conservatorship (56:05), Justin Timberlake makes a statement (1:00:20), and John McAfee is found dead with accompanied conspiracy theories (1:14:20). Kenya Barris turns down a $100M deal from Netflix (1:24:45), Derek Chauvin receives a 22.5 year sentence for killing George Floyd (1:44:20), and more.
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Joe | Dee Gatti - “Art Of Seduction”
Ice | Tyler The Creator - “LEMONHEAD” (Ft. 42 Dugg)
Ish | ROCXNOIR - “Hyperbolic Time Chamber”
Parks | Blackalicious - “Make You Feel That Way”
|Jun 26, 2021|
Episode 449 | "Smell My Cologne"
On this episode: Joe & the guys recap Father’s Day weekend (13:10) as well as rants from The Game & Ace Hood (22:00). Nick Cannon is expecting his 7th child (30:40), T-Pain shares a story about Usher saying he ruined music for real singers (44:45), and J. Cole announces his tour (59:30). Megan Thee Stallion & DaBaby argue his collaboration with Tory Lanez and liking questionable tweets (1:17:45), and Dame Dash attempts to sell his stake in Roc-A-Fella (1:48:50). Black TikTok creators on strike (1:56:50), an NBA Playoffs update (2:06:45), Devin Booker (2:11:00), and MORE!
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Joe | Snoh Aalegra - “LOST YOU”
Ice | Gucci Mane - “DBoy Style”
Parks | Benny The Butcher & 38 Spesh - “Love Left” (Klass Murda & Che Noir)
Ish | Tafia - “Break The Bank” (Ft. Meek Mill)
|Jun 23, 2021|
Episode 448 | "All Friends Lost"
On this episode: Joe, Parks, Ish & Ice discuss new music from H.E.R. (14:15), Wale & Chris Brown (29:45), Tyler the Creator (38:50), and Gucci Mane (42:10) + the best song of the year. Pooh Shiesty is denied bail (45:20), a woman calls her boyfriend to her job to lose a fight (49:00), and the guys recap the Eve vs. Trina Verzuz battle (1:01:30). Cam’ron’s sex products actually work (1:17:35), Logic announces he’s coming out of retirement (1:22:45), and the JBP speaks to Father’s Day weekend around the corner (1.30:00). The XXL Freshman Class Cover (1:36:20), Jada Pinkett Smith sharing a note from Tupac (1:41:50), Kevin Hart & Will Smith’s Red Table Talk (1:43:20), Zion Williamson to NY speculation (2:00:00), and MORE!
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|Jun 19, 2021|
Episode 447 | "The Salmon Left"
On this episode: Joe & the guys discuss French Montana’s driver getting robbed at gunpoint in downtown New York (24:55) and the importance of being safe while outside opens back up (41:00). They address the Pooh Shiesty club situation (41:00), including the recanted police statement (52:35), and speak to battle rap (54:35) + Joe wanting to rap over Benny the Butcher’s beat (56:15). Joe gives an update on the Moderna & Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines (1:15:35), and Swae Lee’s Ex speaks out after he shares a picture with his new girlfriend (1:27:00). The JBP recaps the Peter Gunz vs. Cisco boxing match (1:35:50), Chrissy Teigen’s cyber-bullying scandal (1:44:45), Kevin Hart speaking to his critics (2:05:00), Call Her Daddy getting a $60M deal, and MORE!
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Joe | After 7 - “What U R 2 Me”
Ice | Luh Kel - “F Love”
Parks | Your Old Droog - “Please Listen To My Jew Tape”
Ish | Kiara and Shanice - “This Time”
|Jun 16, 2021|
Episode 446 | "The Little Chain"
On this episode: the JBP discusses the Migos’ improved lyricism on ‘Culture III’ with an apology from Ice (18:25) and new French Montana music (36:50). The Joe Budden Network attends a code of conduct meeting (48:10), and Joe recaps Diddy’s party (54:35). The guys speak to the upcoming Eve vs. Trina Verzuz battle (1:15:40), festival + carnival season around the corner (1:21:15), and fighting your ex’s ex (1:26:20). Scottie Pippen is upset with Michael Jordan’s ‘The Last Dance’ documentary (1:47:10), and K. Michelle is questioned by social media for her new face (1:59:05). Kevin Hart as Dick Gregory (2:03:20), the NBA Playoffs (2:11:05), and MORE!
|Jun 12, 2021|
JBP Patreon Bonus: “Bleached”
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|Jun 11, 2021|
Episode 445 | "I'm Rapped Out" (feat. Chris Hansen)
On this episode: Joe & the guys discuss the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul fight (22:05) and how commentators are changing the listening experience during sporting events (42:30). New music is on the way from Snoh Aalegra, Diddy, Megan Thee Stallion, and the Migos (54:15), and the JBP speaks to the Mount Rushmore of Hip-Hop Media (1:17:50) as well as an update on an incident involving Pooh Shiesty (1:31:40). The guys are joined by journalist & personality, Chris Hansen (1:49:50) to discuss his podcast "Predators I've Caught With Chris Hansen", and whether Chris internalizes his work. They address the obsession with crime documentaries and shows, the infamous pizza gate conspiracy, Jeffrey Epstein, and MORE!
Joe | Rachelle Ferrell - “Nothing Has Ever Felt Like This” (Ft. Will Downing)
Ice | Joella - “Pick It Up”
Ish | MC Eiht - “Straight Up Menace”
|Jun 09, 2021|
Episode 444 | "The Equinata"
On this episode: Joe & the guys discuss self care (10:45), new music from Lil Baby & Lil Durk (13:30), and Lloyd Banks’ new album (24:55). They address needing YouTube as a creator (39:00), B. Dot’s top 10 rapper list (53:30), Royce Da 5’9’s Twitter rant (1:08:45), and having a vacation buddy (1:24:35). Joe speaks to the “wizard of lies” (2:02:15), and the guys review the Lakers’ NBA Playoff elimination (2:11:15), Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul (2:26:50), Jay Cutler (2:34:00), and MORE!
Joe | Lloyd Banks - “Dishonorable Discharge” (Ft. Vado)
Parks | Papoose - “Overrated” (Ft. Kxng Crooked)
Ice | Icewear Vezzo - “Kitchen” (Ft. BIG30)
Ish | Naughty By Nature - “Wickedest Man Alive” (Ft. Queen Latifah)
|Jun 05, 2021|
Episode 443 | "All The Tails"
On this episode: the guys discuss Hip-Hop’s Mt. Rushmore from Punch (18:40), Ice’s vacation (24:10), Naomi Osaka withdrawing from the French Open (42:20), and Kyrie Irving receiving backlash for stepping on the Celtics logo (58:40). They recap Jay-Z on The Shop (1:22:10), Swizz vs. Timbaland (1:33:15), Bow Wow vs. Soulja Boy (1:39:40), and Lil Kim vs. Trina (1:44:15). A conversation with Katt Williams (2:12:00), the NBA Playoffs (2:39:15), and MORE!
Joe | Heltah Skeltah & OGC - “Leflaur Leflah Eshkoshka”
Parks | Mach-Hommy - “The 26th Letter”
Ice | 42 Dugg - “We Know”
Ish | A Tribe Called Quest - “Scenario”
|Jun 02, 2021|
Episode 442 | "Full of Wisdom"
On this episode: Joe & the guys discuss the world opening up, outside being too expensive (17:40), and if being single for a long time messes with your mental health (27:00). They review new music from DMX (34:00), Diddy posting a throwback picture with JLo (44:50), and Amber Rose reaching out to her husband’s ex (1:00:25). Joe highlights SZA & Naomi Osaka (1:24:10) and calls Punch from TDE to discuss SZA’s new album (1:29:20). The guys speak to disrespectful NBA fans (1:41:30), Mare of Easttown *SPOILER ALERT* (1:59:50), and J. Cole retiring from basketball (2:01:45). Amazon purchases MGM Studios (2:19:40), why people don’t understand Joe Budden (2:25:40), and more.
|May 29, 2021|
Episode 441 | "The Gig is the Gig"
On this episode: Joe recaps his fun filled weekend at the park (17:30) and a wild few weeks in media, including the reemergence of Kwame Brown and the apologies he won’t accept (33:55). Joe sheds light on his Spotify rants (44:35) and speaks to last year’s smear campaign as well as Charlamagne appearing to devalue him (46:20). The JBP discusses the upcoming Bow Wow/Soulja Boy Verzuz battle (1:23:00), the Billboard Music Awards, who had the best run in music, and Shannon Sharpe calling Julio Jones about his future plans in the NFL. The NBA Playoffs, Omarion vs. Trey Songz, and MORE!
Joe | Portrait - “Here We Go Again!”
Ish | Grand Puba - “360”
Ice | Z-Ro - “Not a Rapper”
Parks | Dark Lo & Harry Fraud - “Vultures” (Ft. Ar-Ab)
|May 26, 2021|
Episode 440 | "The Eagles"
On this episode: Joe speaks to Remy as his life coach (10:50), Ice’s new found fame on the JBP (10:50), and his new lifestyle (16:55). The guys pay their respects to Paul Mooney (21:50) and define clear roles for Ice & Ish (25:20). They discuss new music (31:20), past relationships (53:22), and free will (1:03:00). Lil Uzi inspires multiple renowned artists we wouldn’t believe (1:07:50), Fat Joe compares DJ Khaled to Quincy Jones (1:14:40), and the guys discuss knowing when you don’t want her & getting back with an ex (1:34:34). Nick Cannon is expecting his 4th child (1:36:35), Kwame Brown addresses people who speak on his name (1:45:30), and Chris Rock comments on cancel culture (1:54:35). Putting the phone down (2:02:30), generalizing people today (2:13:15), the NBA Playoffs (2:15:10), Lebron’s great acting skills (2:22:50), and MORE!
Joe | Sinead Harnett - “Hard 4 Me 2 Love You”
Parks | Ransom - “Gluttony” (Ft. Lloyd Banks)
Ice | Arsonal Da Rebel - “Wrong Nigga” (Ft. NLE Choppa)
Ish | Kool G Rap & DJ Polo - “Ill Street Blues”
|May 22, 2021|
Episode 439 | "The Internet"
On this episode: Joe apologizes to Olivia Dope (10:40) and speaks to hiring staff as well as needing sensitivity training. He addresses Rory & Mal’s reaction video (15:10), SaVon reaching out to Joe (16:50), and Marisa expressing her pain (17:47). Joe responds to Kevin Hart by taking responsibility as a leader (23:25), Mal on not knowing how the money is the same (34:40), and tearing down Spotify (37:55). Internet viciousness (49:25), crediting J. Cole (51:10), Kwame Brown (1:06:30), free will (2:06:25), and more.
Joe | Kindred the Family Soul - “Break It Down”
Parks | Nascent - “Notice” (Ft. Mez & Sharina)
Ice | Mooski - “Track Star” (Ft. Chris Brown, A Boogie wit da Hoodie & Yung Bleu)
Ish | Eric B & Rakim - “Mahogany”
|May 19, 2021|
Episode 438 | “The Joe Budden Podcast" (feat. Joe’s Therapist)
On this episode: The JBP discusses J. Cole as the king of album rollouts (21:20), Nicki Minaj dropping her old mixtape with a new song (31:30), and Migos new music (34:55). Meek Mill & Rick Ross may be beefing (41:23), Juice Wrld’s friend provides an update (45:05), and J. Cole is fighting Puff allegations (51:35). Joe apologizes to Rory (55:45) and clears up why he said he never asked for anything (59:05). He addresses accountability in uncomfortable conversations (1:18:00), and the therapist joins the podcast (1:22:10). They discuss Joe as the aggressor (1:25:30), the definition of insanity (1:30:00), and Joe being the last to know there has been an issue (1:35:10). They speak to dealing with your own triggers (1:50:40), accepting what happened (1:58:50), Joe feeling like he was losing the locker room (2:21:30), and getting it out the mud (2:23:10). Betrayal (2:27:15), repairing trust (2:34:10), being forced to evolve (2:45:30), fear of success (2:49:30), and more.
|May 15, 2021|
Episode 437 | "You Want It To Be One Way"
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|May 12, 2021|
Episode 436 | "The Floor Is Yours"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal & Parks discuss DJ Khaled’s new album (9:05), Jay-Z & Nas having a record together (16:15), Cardi B on ‘Big Paper’ (24:55), and Mal wanting an album from Nicki Minaj (26:40). Jay-Z dedicates an exclusive TIDAL playlist to Nas ‘Curated By The God Hov’ (28:30), two fake Wu Tang Clan members have been charged and sentenced for scamming hotels & recording studios while hiring homeless people to act as bodyguards (45:35), and Rory is asked why he is always around Drake (57:25). DJ Quik lit his Death Row Records royalty check on fire for Instagram Live, demanding credit for his work on major records (1:10:00), a Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul fight has officially been announced (1:14:20), and the guys recap the Hitman vs. Cassidy rap battle (1:27:35). The NFL Draft (1:33:50), NYC reopens July 1st (1:48:35), vacation stories (2:16:10), and MORE!
|May 01, 2021|
Episode 435 | "Shaking the Tree"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal, and Parks discuss new camera angles (7:20), transparency (11:20), and respect between friends (19:00). Mal shares his thoughts on having other people on the show and what he would have done differently (22:05), Joe believes Rory & Mal didn’t behave as friends (27:35), and the guys voice whether or not they feel respected (32:05). The JBP addresses caring about money (34:00), hypotheticals on the podcast ending (35:00), and Parks & Joe give their own takes on how the situation played out (38:50). Joe speaks to entitlement (45:20), how he felt towards Mal for riding with Rory (57:30), and Mal unfollowing him on social media (1:14:30). The guys share how they feel about podcasting (1:22:30), abandonment (1:26:00), and the JBP fanbase (1:41:00). Julius Randle (1:43:00), feelings towards Ice and Ish (1:43:50), DMX’s memorial service (1:55:05), Justin Bieber’s dreads (2:10:55), Snowfall vs. The Wire (2:17:50), Re-recording songs (2:29:25), and MORE!
Joe | NBDY - “F.O.E”
Rory | Chiiild - “Gone”
Mal | Belly - “IYKYK”
Parks | Khrysis - “Why” (Ft. Problem)
|Apr 28, 2021|
Episode 434 | "Tycoon"
On Episode 434: Joe and the guys honor Shock G and pay their respects to his legacy and loved ones (24:00). They recap the Method Man/Redman Verzuz battle (27:00) and discuss Moneybagg Yo’s new album ‘A Gangsta’s Pain’ (54:15). Meg thee Stallion announces that she’s taking a break (1:00:00), Saweetie gets a new Hellcat car (1:02:00), Cordae releases his EP ‘Just Until...’ (1:05:00), Young Thug faces issues with his deluxe album (1:09:05), and Joe has a critique on H.E.R.’s new song ‘Come Through’ featuring Chris Brown (1:13:00). Fabio shares a story (1:21:25), the end of prostitution prosecution in Manhattan (1:36:50), Baby Blue is recovering after an attempted robbery (1:44:15), RIP Terrence Clarke (1:55:40), Snowfall **SPOILER ALERT** (2:02:00), and more.
Joe | Digital Underground - “Doowutchyalike”
Parks | Digital Underground - “Same Song” (Ft. 2Pac)
Ice | Morray - “Trenches”
Ish | Naughty By Nature - “Rock and Roll” (Ft. Method Man & Redman)
|Apr 24, 2021|
Episode 433 | "Slime Flu"
On this episode: Joe and the guys recap the George Floyd case/final verdict (23:30) and pay their respects to Black Rob (34:15). They discuss Young Thug’s ‘Slime Language 2’ (46:40), artists re-recording their music (1:03:00), getting the COVID-19 vaccine (1:11:45), Ice’s issues with Griselda (1:24:15), and Redman vs. Method man Verzuz speculations (1:26:40). Joe speaks to Jake Paul following his Triller Fight Club boxing match (1:36:20), and Apple hosts its annual event, announcing in-app podcast subscriptions for ad-free, early access, and bonus content (1:49:30). The Game (2:09:10), cancel culture, wedding/funeral etiquette (2:18:00), Zion on New York (2:29:00), and MORE!
Joe: ELHAE - Fun Fact (feat. Rick Ross)
Ice: Fredo Bang - Top (feat. Lil Durk)
Parks: Conway the Machine - S.E. Gang
|Apr 21, 2021|
Episode 432 | "In The Name of Love"
Joe and the guys dive into Aaron Donald being accused of assault in Pittsburgh (11:36), rumors surrounding Bobby Shmurda’s girlfriend (32:10), and share their stories of doing wild things for love (39:30). Joe also responds to people who think his character changes and explains why he won’t comment on any matters surrounding Diddy (46:47). Recapping of the Kevin Samuels podcast (1:13:20), and Snowfall **SPOILER ALERT** (1:21:24), Army Sergeant Jonathan Pentland being charged (1:37:07), Media’s handling of Justin Fields (1:59:25), and MORE!
|Apr 17, 2021|
"The JBP x Kevin Samuels"
Joe Budden sits down with Kevin Samuels. Tune in to an episode you don't want to miss!
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|Apr 16, 2021|
Episode 431 | "Men Vogue"
The JBP jumps into Episode 431 by discussing the Johnson & Johnson vaccine recall (9:40), Joe’s pic with Kevin Samuels (16:55), Usher throwing money with his face on it (22:15), and Kid Cudi in a dress on SNL (29:50). They address the disturbing issues in Minnesota with the shooting of Daunte Wright (53:20), and Black Rob’s hospitalization (1:03:20). The guys talk over NORE’s Drink Champs interview (1:12:00), crying & masturbating (1:14:55), DJ Mustard’s personal shopper stealing over $50K (1:28:45), and Quando Rondo’s interview with Angela Yee (1:36:50). ‘Them’ the horror series (2:11:50), Disney hate (2:23:30), Bitcoin & Microsoft (2:28:05), and MORE!
Joe | Joe Budden - "Who Killed Hip Hop"
Ice | Yo Gotti - “Recession Proof”
Parks | UFO Fev - “Fever Business” (Frank The Butcher)
Ish | Puff Daddy & The Family - “I Love You Baby” (Ft. Black Rob)
|Apr 14, 2021|
Episode 430 | "The Hand Ambassador"
On this episode: Joe and the guys remember DMX and his legacy (11:15). They dive into new music (34:20), Hailey Bieber receiving backlash for being rude at a restaurant (55:40), and Joe being the ultimate wingman (1:08:30). Clubhouse takes a dip (1:22:00), Joe gives an update with Rory (1:44:00), and Lil Mama tries to apologize to Jay-Z and Alicia Keys for interrupting their 2009 VMA’s performance (1:47:55). Tyga’s OnlyFans (2:10:00), Snowfall recap **SPOILER ALERT** (2:21:35), Prince Philip (3:05:20), Philip Adams’ massacre (3:07:00), Diddy’s letter to corporate America (3:10:00), and MORE!
Joe | DMX - “Let Em Fly”
Parks | Onyx - “Shut Em Down” (Ft. DMX)
Ish | Jay-Z - “Murdergram” (Ft. DMX & Ja Rule)
Ice | Ruff Ryders - “Scenario 2000”
Emanny | Donny Hathaway - “A Song For You”
|Apr 10, 2021|
JBP Patreon Bonus: “Fathering Friends”
|Apr 09, 2021|
Episode 429 | "Star of The Train"
Joe and the guys kick off Episode 429 with prayers for DMX (10:50). They recap the Isley Brothers/Earth, Wind & Fire Verzuz battle (16:45) and the controversy surrounding playing R. Kelly records (19:30). Paul Pierce was fired from ESPN over adult entertainment on Instagram Live (35:40), LaMelo Ball was spotted with Teanna Trump (51:50), and Kodak Black’s security guard was injured in a Tallahassee shooting (58:00). Cassidy vs. Hitman Holla (1:46:44), YG’s anti-Asian lyrics removed (1:52:00), Megan Thee Stallion shoots her shot at Yung Miami (2:10:55), Godzilla vs. Kong (2:22:20), and more!
Joe | Playboy - “Pussy Fairy R & b Freestyle”
Ice | Spinabenz - “Who I Smoke” (Ft. Whoppa Wit Da Choppa, Yungeen Ace & FastMoney Goon)
Ish | Young Jeezy - “Go Crazy” (Ft. Jay-Z)
Parks | Trev Rich - “24-8”
|Apr 07, 2021|
Episode 428 | "Keeping Up With the Joneses"
On this episode: Joe and the guys discuss Summer Walker welcoming her new daughter, Bubble Gum (11:27), Coi Leary receiving body-shaming backlash for her promo video (18:00), and prom with Trey Budden (29:45). Freddie Gibbs calls into the JBP (46:20), Bhad Bhabie joins OnlyFans (54:00), and Lil Uzi & Yung Miami get into a heated argument on Instagram live (1:19:00). New York and New Jersey legalize recreational marijuana (1:24:00), Snowfall recapped, Chet Hanks and MORE!
Joe | Nas - “You’re Da Man”
Ish | Jay-Z - “Blueprint 2”
Parks | Keith Murray - “The Most Beautifullest In The World”
Ice | Bankroll Freddie - “Add It Up”
|Apr 03, 2021|
Episode 427 | "Straightened Out" (feat. Steve Stoute)
On this episode: Joe and the guys discuss Saweetie and Quavo’s relationship issues (28:10) as well as the rumors stating that Justin Laboy was jumped. Three more women accuse Houston Texans QB, Deshaun Watson, of sexual assault (44:42), and the guys speak to holding everyone accountable, including Governor Cuomo (53:40). Foogiano sends a threat to Trey Songz from jail for posting his girlfriend (59:50), Lil Nas X is being sued by Nike (1:12:50), and Jeezy’s ex-manager says he’s lost all street credibility after making peace with Gucci Mane (1:51:25). Entrepreneur, music, and advertising executive, Steve Stoute, joins the JBP to discuss his early beginnings (2:04:00), advertising ventures (2:10:00), UnitedMasters distribution (2:16:25) and more!
Joe | Vanessa Williams - “Work To Do”
Parks | Rod Wave - “Pillz & Billz”
Ice | Ralo - “Fame” (Ft. Derez De’Shon)
Ish | Mase - “Cheat on You” (Ft. Lil’ Cease & Jay-Z)
|Mar 31, 2021|
Episode 426 | "Internet Executives"
On this episode: Joe discusses the internet backlash the pod has received (10:58), what he has tried to respect (12:52), how he talks to people (43:15), and not knowing how to let go (57:02). The guys review new music releases (1:08:10) including Rod Wave, Vic Mensa, Gallant (1:14:15), and Elhae feat. Masego (1:23:55) and ask if hip hop is unconventional (1:29:32). They recap Cassidy vs. Hitman Holla’s intense battle rap face off (1:40:05), Issa Rae’s new five-year, eight-figure deal with WarnerMedia (1:40:05), and Snowfall **SPOILER ALERT** (2:02:27). DaniLeigh’s mental health updates (2:06:43), women empowerment (2:09:03), Derrick Jaxn (2:12:22), and MORE!
|Mar 27, 2021|
Episode 425 | "Tea Leaves"
Talk to 'em.
|Mar 24, 2021|
Episode 424 | "The Nine"
On this episode: Joe, Parks, and a few Friends of the Show pay their respects to the Marvelous Marvin Hagler (11:00) and Shawn Bradley who recently suffered after a paralyzing bike accident (13:00). The guys discuss music and recap the 63rd Grammy Awards (16:10) with a debate over DaBaby’s pop star status (19:10), a review of Doja Cat’s performance (30:00), SaVon’s Justin Bieber support (36:00). Samaria Rice, mother of Tamir Rice, calls out Tamika Mallory and others of monopolizing racial injustices and using them for clout-chasing and performative purposes (48:00). The guys discuss Justin Laboy (1:11:00), new music (1:19:00), Salt bae antics (1:38:00), Rich the Kid’s LAX arrest (1:43:00), Deshaun Watson’s sexual assault allegations (2:00:00), and the Asian American hate crime murders in Atlanta (2:15:00). Saweetie’s tweets (2:23:00), Kanye West’s billionaire status (2:23:00), ‘Snow Fall’ (2:40:00), and MORE!
Sleeper Picks of the Episode
Joe | EST Gee - “30 Bopp”
Ice | Klass Murda - “Theme Song” (Ft. Benny the Butcher)
SaVon | Justin Bieber - “Peaches” (Ft. Daniel Caesar & Giveon)
Parks | Charli Baltimore - “Stand Up” (Ft. Ghostface Killah)
Alex | Elcamino - “Valentino Quarantine”
|Mar 20, 2021|
Episode 423 | "The Sources"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal, and Parks jump into new music that dropped on Friday (17:25), including Blxst’s 2-pack (18:50), Benny The Butcher (20:15), and 070 Shake (27:00). The guys discuss A Boogie breaking up with his girlfriend (34:15), women asking questions that men don’t understand (37:40), Mal’s fear of flirting (40:40), how a man safely courts a woman with Joe (54:00), and how a woman knows when a guy likes her (1:00:40). Kanye West changes his number on Kim Kardashian (1:09:52), and VERZUZ announces a Ghostface/Raekwon battle (1:26:28). The guys recap Snowfall, John Singleton, and Freeway Rick Ross (1:51:40), and Stacey Dash apologizes for her past Trump support stating she “made a lot of mistakes” (2:03:35). Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez split, calling off a 2-year engagement (2:08:55), and Joe speaks to creating his own documentary (2:13:00). Boycotting the Grammy’s (2:27:35), canceling Pepé Le Pew (2:29:17), Rory’s Walt Disney diss (2:20:10), Mister Cee’s confession to Maino (2:38:25) and MORE!
|Mar 13, 2021|
Episode 422 | "I Have An Ego"
On this episode: Rory brings up his issues with the JBN (17:12) including his experience at “See, The Thing Is…” (18:35). Joe and the guys recap NBA All Star Weekend (22:40), Daylyt’s skill level (27:30), LeBron James & Steph Curry’s bromance (29:11), and Joe’s own basketball performance (43:15). Oprah conducts an interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (45:53) that strikes an eerie resemblance to Princess Diana’s tell-all from 25 years ago (53:00), and Piers Morgan storms off the set of ‘Good Morning Britain’ after receiving backlash over his comments towards the couple (1:07:18). The guys discuss the Woody Allen documentary, ‘Allen v. Farrow,’ (1:14:00) and share their opinions over Coming 2 America (1:22:55), including a *SPOILER ALERT* at (1:25:55). Swizz Beats and Timbaland sell Verzuz to Triller with both parties declining to disclose financial details regarding the sale (1:43:46). A call with Swizz Beats (1:54:26), Larry Jackson (1:59:53), a discussion over the Ambies Podcast Academy Awards (2:19:10), and MORE!
Sleeper Picks of the Episode
Joe | Phabo - “Come”
Rory | Joyce Wrice - “On One” (Ft. Freddie Gibbs)
Mal | Jae Skeese - “Suede Uppers”
Parks | J.Arrr - “And 1”
|Mar 10, 2021|
Episode 421 | "Spooky Time"
Joe and the guys kick off Episode 421 by discussing Mal & Rory’s fight over Sevyn (12:05), and their admission onto Azealia Banks’ love list (25:17). The guys review Bruno Mars and Anderson Paak’s single “Leave The Door Open” (31:50), and Joe shares his critique regarding perfection (40:15). Drake releases his 3-pack, “Scary Hours 2” (57:35), the guys review Lil Baby vs. Drake’s flow on “Wants and Needs” (1:05:20), and Rory shares his issues with the release (1:15:10). In business dealings, Jay-Z sells majority stake in Tidal to Jack Dorsey’s Square for $297 Million (1:43:00), and French electronic duo Daft Punk splits up (1:49:20). Photographer and NFT maximalist, J.N. Silva, joins the JBP to explain NFT (2:03:55), Papoose raps about cereal (2:45:00), Coming 2 America (3:04:30), and more!
Sleeper Picks of the Episode
Joe | Kyle Lux - “Are You in Love”
Rory | Blu & Exile - “Dancing In The Rain”
Mal | Ambré - “Fubu”
Parks | Fashawn - “Life As a Shorty” (Ft. J. Mitchell)
|Mar 06, 2021|
Episode 420 | "The Bud Den"
Joe kicks off Episode 420 by sharing his hate for Azealia Banks’ newly shared “love list” (12:18). The guys recap D’Angelo’s competition-free Verzuz (17:05), and Joe calls Adam22 after his recent interview with CyHi the Prynce (36:58). The guys discuss a potential Raekwon/Ghostface Verzuz battle (53:25), the kissing allegations against Governor Andrew Cuomo (59:05), and Texas Governor Greg Abbott announcing the end of the mask mandate (1:02:24). Another woman comes forward against T.I. in his sexual assault case (1:05:05), and Chris D’Elia gives an update on his child molestation allegations (1:06:40). SoundCloud introduces “fan-powered royalties” (1:15:45), which begs the question: How much longer will labels be around? (1:15:45) Joe discusses opening a dispensary in Detroit (1:38:26), Mall calls CyHi (1:59:20), a Julius Randle call (2:23:00), and MUCH MORE!
Sleeper Picks of the Episode
Joe | Manny Wellz - “So Good”
Rory | Emotional Oranges - “Body & Soul” (Ft. Biig Piig)
Mal | Chase Fetti - “Show Me”
Parks | Devin the Dude - “P.L.A.N.S.A.” (Ft. Tony Mac)
|Mar 03, 2021|
Episode 419 | "The Unicorn"
Joe and the guys kick off Episode 419 by addressing Drake's beef with Rory (5:20) and Joe feeling uncomfortable without structure (13:25). They discuss new music including Bryson Tiller, Curren$y, and Bruno Mars & Anderson Paak’s newly announced album as ‘Silk Sonic’ (19:10). LeBron James plans to A&R a new album (39:30), Twitter introduces a new pay-wall feature (49:23), and Live Nation announces the return of live events (1:21:20). Joe shares his history of crying at weddings and calls Safaree to confirm (1:26:30). The guys review the Patrice O’Neal documentary (1:48:50), Snowfall *SPOILER ALERT* (1:58:25), D’Angelo’s Verzuz (2:03:40), and what his format would be. A second Snowfall *SPOILER ALERT* (2:13:35) and much more!
Sleeper Picks of the Episode:
Joe | Tempest - “Not The Same”
Rory | The Game - “360 Bars Freestyle”
Mal | Majid Jordan - “Not Ashamed”
Parks | D’Angelo - “Devil’s Pie”
|Feb 27, 2021|
Episode 418 | "Hustle and Flow"
Joe and the guys kick things off by exploring how well Mal knows Rory (3:31) and sharing their individual introductions to Hip Hop in light of the JBP’s 6th Year Anniversary (22:32). They celebrate Bobby Shmurda coming home (34:40) and share predictions over his upcoming music (45:45). Vanessa Bryant calls out Meek Mill for his insensitive lyrics over Kobe Bryant’s helicopter accident (55:05), and Jay-Z signs a partnership with Moët Hennessy buying a 50% share in his champagne brand (1:08:45). The guys discuss the Migos and Bobby Shmurda’s relationship (1:46:23) and Cam’ron promoting his new product, “Pink Horse Power,” an organic supplement for men that improves sexual stamina and libido (2:14:14). A Kevin Samuels discussion (2:17:31), Bryson Tiller’s new album (2:25:15), planning trips, and MORE!
Joe | Ambré - “eternal sunshine” (Ft. G-Eazy & BJ the Chicago Kid)
Rory | MIKNNA - “Heartbreak Highway”
Mal | Moneybagg Yo - “Time Today”
Parks | Fred the Godson - “One of These Days” (Ft. Guap Sinatra & Bandz Dinero)
|Feb 24, 2021|
Episode 417 | "Edit That"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal and Parks begin with discussing if Meek Mill mentioning Kobe in a leaked verse was untimely (29:25) and debate if he should've said it or not. Joe also has a theory that certain rappers are trying to get closer to Lil Uzi Vert because they aren't "hot" anymore (48:15), new music which includes a new remix from Travis Scott (1:08:25), an upcoming documentary on the Notorious B.I.G. (1:39:30), NBA All-Star Weekend and MORE!
Joe | Angelica Vila - “Why” (Ft. Jacquees)
Rory | Wale - “I’m On One” (Freestyle)
Mal | Neek Bucks - “FLY AWAY” (Ft. Lil Tjay)
Parks | Lord Finesse - “Brainstorm” (Ft. KRS-One & O.C.)
|Feb 20, 2021|
Episode 416 | "Ronnie Romance"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal & Parks recap their individual Valentine’s Day celebrations (17:35). They address Meek Mill & Tekashi 6ix9ine’s altercation (37:15), and Joe argues Tekashi’s relevancy (47:00). The guys jump into upcoming artists and new music (55:20), DJ D Nice’s deal with the labels (57:32), LaKeith Stanfield in ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ (1:04:30), Rick Ross’s lost verse on Nipsey Hussle & Jay-Z’s song (1:07:27), Lucky Daye’s new project ‘Table For Two’ (1:08:55), Muni Long, Eric Bellinger, and more. D’Angelo has been announced as the next VERZUZ guest while not yet having a set opponent (1:25:55), Joe wants to honor Michael B. Jordan even though he thinks his relationship is fake (1:36:35), and Dave Chappelle announces the return of his comedy show to Netflix in a 10-minute Instagram video addressing the capitol riots, hypocrisy surrounding Colin Kaepernick, and more (1:45:15). Justin Timberlake pens an apology to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson after receiving backlash from the New York Times “Framing Britney Spears” documentary (2:10:05), (SPOILER ALERTS HERE) and the guys Recap ‘The Lady and the Dale’, ‘Your Honor’, ‘Law & Order’, ‘Power’ (2:20:10) and much more!
Joe | Tempest - “Sorry To Say”
Rory | Th&o - “Prosecco”
Mal | Eric Bellinger & Hitmaka - “Truth Hurts”
Parks | Passport Gift & Parks - “Alone Again” (Ft. MARCEL)
|Feb 17, 2021|
Episode 415 | "Pacific Northwest"
On this episode: Joe asks the guys why women get upset when you cashapp other women (21:45). The guys recap Nipsey Hussle & Jay-Z’s new song “What It Feels Like” (31:05), Joe delivers a Screenman verse (47:35), and Mal delivers a freestyle in light of Drake allegedly dropping new music this week (53:40). Joe explains why he loves Karen Civil (1:01:30) and also reveals Mal’s Valentine’s Day plans (1:12:50). Universal Music Group removes their catalog from the Triller app, alleging withheld payments to artists, while others refer to their relationship with its competitor, TikTok (1:16:32). Audiomack streams will now influence Billboard chart postitions (1:22:35) after announcing inked licensing agreements with major labels like Sony and UMG. Karrueche releases her newly single photo shoot (1:42:45), and Dr. Dre and Apryl Jones have sparked dating rumors after being spotted together (1:48:40). The guys revisit the co-parenting conversation, addressing what the internet sees and doesn’t see (1:49:00) as well as men lying about their hairlines (2:04:20). A live unboxing on the JBP (2:21:00), debating Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees (2:22:10) and MUCH MORE!
|Feb 13, 2021|
Episode 414 | "Mashed Potatoes"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal and Parks recap their Super Bowl weekends (23:48) by reviewing Joe’s chef, the Chiefs/Buccaneers game performance, The Weeknd’s trivial half-time show (40:00), Tom Brady (25:30), his verbal altercations with Tyrann Mathieu, and whether he or Serena Williams is the real GOAT (53:45). They discuss Malcolm & Marie (58:25), Netflix’s newest film starring Zendaya and John David Washington, and Rory shares his experience with getting his cords broken (1:13:55). Bow Wow and Papoose are retiring from rap (2:01:05), and the guys break down low self esteem (2:06:30) as well as the timing of a rapper’s retirement (2:28:20). Joe shares that he feels triggered by the retirement discussion, and Mal suggests that maybe he just wasn’t that good at making music (2:37:30). New close friends additions, contrasting threesomes, and much more!
Joe | Victoria Monét - “F.U.C.K.”
Rory | goodboy noah - “tie down”
Mal | Sy Ari da Kid - “For Sade”
Parks | Albee Al - “Cell” (Ft. Greaz)
|Feb 10, 2021|
Episode 413 | "Pause"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal & Parks break down Cardi B’s newest single, “Up” (30:41), Chris Brown & G-Eazy’s remake of “Return of the Mack” (53:54), and more new music. Lil Uzi recently had a $24M pink diamond embedded into his forehead (1:36:30) and Lamar Odom is set to fight Aaron Carter in a celebrity boxing match (1:39:55). The guys discuss coparenting and how to explain cheating to your kids (1:47:00), and Jim Jones joins the JBP to talk ‘Drip Report,’ music, and more (2:12:00).
Joe | Jim Jones - “State of the Union” (Ft. Rick Ross & Mark Scibilia)
|Feb 06, 2021|
Episode 412 | "Black History Year"
New studio, same energy! Joe announces his latest role at Patreon as the Head of Creator Equity and the launch of the new Patreon page designed for new content (1:07:35). The guys also discuss the controversy surrounding Chloe Bailey (35:20), speculation on why Jeff Bezos stepped down as CEO from Amazon (2:18:17), a recap on the recent documentaries the guys watch and Your Honor (2:24:15) and MUCH MORE!
Joe | Kevin Ross - “God Is A Genius”
Rory | Unsual Demont - “Pine”
Mal | Roc Marciano - “Covid Cough” (Ft. Schoolboy Q)
Parks | Tha God Fahim & Your Old Droog - “Cannon”
|Feb 03, 2021|
Episode 411 | "Power of Numbers"
Joe, Rory, Mal & Parks kick off this episode by paying respect to a few legends: actress, Cicely Tyson, television & radio host, Larry King, and NBA reporter & analyst, Sekou Smith (22:33). Joe discusses Reddit’s impact on GameStop’s stock market frenzy (55:30), Azealia Banks’ newest direct mention (1:30:10), and DJ Akademiks (1:27:23). Waived by the Seattle Seahawks, Chad Wheeler made headlines as he faces charges of felony domestic violence against his girlfriend (1:39:44), and Conway the Machine joins the guys to discuss his album, Griselda, solo moves & more (2:01:28).
Joe | Kenyon Dixon - “Sky’s the Limit” (Intro)
Rory | Lloyd Banks - “Time To Chill”
Mal | Conway The Machine - “Air Holez” (Ft. Westside Gunn)
Parks | Joe Budden - “All In My Head” (Ft. Royce Da 5’9)
|Jan 30, 2021|
Episode 410 | "I Can't Believe It's Not Butter"
The guys jump into this episode by revisiting DaniLeigh’s “Yellow Bone” song and reviewing her apology in addressing colorism (29:20). Joe shares his hot take on One Night in Miami (33:25), Trey Songz gets into a fight with a police officer (40:02), and Ace Hood reveals why he left DJ Khaled’s label in a new Drink Champs interview (43:35). Venture capital firms have approached Clubhouse founders in leading its next round of funding at a $1 billion valuation (53:15). LEGO & Universal announce their new deal in launching a new music video making app for children (1:40:33), and City Girls & DaBaby join BRS Kash on the new “Throat Baby” remix. Finally, after an exciting weekend of playoff madness, the guys share their Super Bowl picks (2:18:00).
Joe | Eric Bellinger & Hitmaka - “Only You”
Rory | Oranj Goodman - “LSD.Wav//Scream Out Loud”
Mal | Ye Ali - “Signs” (Ft. Lyfe Harris)
Parks | Bun B & LE$ - “How It Go”
|Jan 27, 2021|
Episode 409 | "Chin Check"
On this episode: The guys recap Ashanti & Keyshia Cole’s Verzuz battle (18:27), while Joe addresses his personal bias towards Keyshia (39:30). They discuss the recent inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris (1:07:41) as well as Conway and Griselda’s alleged beef (1:21:50). DaniLeigh receives backlash after previewing her upcoming song, “Yellow Bone” (1:26:22), and Rory wants to move the podcast to Texas (1:29:30). The guys further review the Tiger Woods documentary, addressing the effects of his upbringing (1:50:11), and Snoh Aalegra receives backlash for covering Usher’s “U Remind Me” (2:04:48).
Joe | NBDY - “Used To” (Acoustic)
Rory | Little Brother - “Life of the Party” (Ft. Carlitta Durand & Skillz)
Mal | K. Forest - “Tippin” (Ft. Jaiden)
Parks | Pharoahe Monch & Th1rt3en - “Amnesia”
|Jan 23, 2021|
Episode 408 | "Pomp It Up"
On this episode: Joe, Rory, Mal & Parks prepare for the upcoming Ashanti/Keyshia Cole Verzuz battle and share their final takes (18:20). The guys honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s legacy in light of this past MLK Day (29:01), and Joe finds a problem with Funk Flex’s list of the Top 50 Greatest MC’s (53:18). Entrepreneur and technology investor, Anthony Pompliano, joins the show to breakdown Bitcoin to give the guys a better understanding of the cryptocurrency (1:23:30), and the guys address the recently aired Tiger Woods documentary on HBO MAX (2:34:35).
Joe | Danileigh - “Situations”
Rory | Gallant - “Comeback.”
Mal | 7xvethegenius - “Break Soul”
Parks | Blicka Don - "Ramsey's Place"
|Jan 20, 2021|
Episode 407 | "Your Why"
Joe and the guys review the most downloaded apps of 2020 (14:32), and it looks like Joe’s getting into women’s business with the launch of a new show on the Joe Budden Network (17:27). James Harden is headed to the Brooklyn Nets to join KD & Kyrie (37:20). While this affects Joe’s roster, Mal explains why he thinks James Harden should be a 6th man (1:00:17). Joe speaks directly to entitled artists (1:04:05) and addresses Spotify’s stock slipping following analyst doubts over the company’s direction (1:32:20). As for other business dealings, Verzuz and NFL are partnering for this year’s Pro Bowl to showcase players’ position highlights (1:39:45) and Lamar Odom signs a celebrity boxing deal (1:55:20). Finally, Joe breaks down Bitcoin for dummy’s, as it reached it’s all-time high (2:04:03).
Joe | SZA - “Good Days”
Rory | James Fauntleroy - “Take Me”
Mal | Mac Ayres - “Jumping Off The Moon”
Parks | Black Rob - “You Know What”
|Jan 16, 2021|
Episode 406 | "A Gaping Hole"
A loaded episode this week as Rory makes his return in-person to the pod and Joe shares his concerns about Rory's arrival (15:35). Also, over the weekend Joe analyzed the U.S. Capitol breach and had a message for the participants (21:38), Mal gets a tarot card reading on the podcast which exposes his love-life (43:00), and a Drake dropbox file with unreleased music is leaked which the guys react to (1:10:20). In addition, the guys discuss how dangerous a new law that was passed which allows lyrics to be used against artist in court (1:57:50) and a new Covid-19 bill that demands the government provides information on any potential UFO's (2:16:40) and more on this loaded episode!
Joe | Mac Ayres - “Easy”
Rory | Emotional Oranges - “Bonafide” (Ft. Chiiild)
Mal | Sy Ari Da Kid - “The Last Goat”
Parks | Navy Blue - “Breathe” (Ft. Yasiin Bey)
|Jan 13, 2021|
Episode 405 | "Who's In the Audience?"
The first full week of the new year and Joe gives his take on it. He also asks the guys what the first week has taught them (6:27). In addition, everyone reacts to the U.S. Capitol building being breached by Trump supporters and share's their theories on how something like this could happen (26:09). While revisiting a previous conversation, Joe and Rory still believe that Ashanti is avoiding her Verzuz battle with Keyshia Cole (1:05:06). Also, the guys highlight Jazmine Sullivan's new EP "Heaux Tales" (1:20:20), an update on Nicki Minaj vs Tracy Chapman sample dispute (2:15:38) and a discussion on the Black Eyed Peas not being considered a black rap group (2:36:40) and more!
Joe | Jazmine Sullivan - “Girl Like Me” (Ft H.E.R.)
Rory | Mac Ayres - “Where U Goin’ Tonight”
Mal | Uncle Murda - “Russian Roulette”
Parks | J Dilla & MF Doom - “Sniper Elite”
|Jan 09, 2021|
Episode 404 | "Think What You Want"
Joe ensures the energy for the New Year is at its peak with a reminder that he's not concerned with how people feel in 2021. Shortly after, the guys begin with comparing the annual year-end wrap ups from Uncle Murda and Mad Skillz (17:05) and Joe asks the crew what their expectations are from music in the new is (26:40). They also revisit the tension between Eminem and Snoop Dogg after Eminem responded to Snoop's statements (47:05), the world renowned Dr. Anthony Fauci calls in to discuss Covid-19 (1:25:40), the crew pays respects to MF Doom and his legacy (1:55:50) while also hearing from Julius Randle (2:36:55) and Damian Lillard on this loaded podcast episode! All this and more on the first show in the new year!
Joe | DJ Tunez - “PAMI” (Ft. Wizkid, Adekunle Gold & Omah Lay)
Parks | MF Doom - "Figaro"
|Jan 06, 2021|
Episode 403 | "Present In the Moment"
Joe, Mal, and Parks hold it down while Rorys is out and end the year off with showing gratitude while reflecting on the unpredictable year 2020 has been (8:00). Meek Mill had an exchange with a fan on CH (33:10) and Joe share's his thoughts on people confronting him on the app as well. Also, Young Thug had interesting things to say about Jay-Z and Lil Wayne (1:02:00), a debate on if Drake's career is over (1:18:00) and much more on the final episode of 2020!
Your Honor (1:39:00) *Potential Spoiler Alert*
Joe | Vory - “This Side” (Ft. Landstrip Chip)
Mal | 38 Spesh - “Under The Table”
Parks | 38 Spesh - “Route 38”
|Dec 30, 2020|
Episode 402 | "Clout Running In Place"
On this episode: CashApp proves why it's one of the most forward-thinking companies with its latest deal with Tidal (26:24). Lil Wayne sells 1/3 of Drake and Nicki Minaj's catalogue (57:44), the guys discuss the most sampled songs in Hip Hop (1:17:15) and Joe begs people to stop giving clout chasers attention and more (1:18:55)
Joe | O.C. - “Time’s Up”
Rory | Nate Dogg - “I Need A Light” (Ft. Warren G)
Mal | Whodini - “I’m a Ho”
Parks | Kool G Rap - “Fast Life” (Ft. Nas)
|Dec 26, 2020|
Episode 401 | "Boom Bap"
The Verzuz-cast is back! Joe and the guys begin by recapping the celebration between a pair of legends (E-40 and Too $hort) and their favorite moments of the Verzuz (25:45). Joe then accuses Mal and Parks of having biased music takes and only supporting a certain style of hip hop, which leads to a heated debate (55:40) and Rory still doesn't believe DaBaby is a Pop Star during a conversation about revisiting bad takes from 2020 (1:08:49). The crew also shares their expectations for "Coming to America 2" (2:03:47), the return of the NBA (2:36:44) and MORE!
Joe | Joe Budden - “I Wanna Know” (Ft. Stacy Barthe)
Rory | Lo Boii - “Maybe”
Mal | Kevin Gates - “Weeks”
Parks | Flee Lord - “Wu-Lords” (Ft. Raekwon)
|Dec 23, 2020|
Episode 400 | "Man On the Moan"
Joe wants to establish that the podcast is NOT an album review podcast (13:20), although the guys do react to Eminem's response to Snoop Dogg on his latest album (16:50). B. Dot's list shook up the internet which leads the guys to give their opinion and a preview to the JBP "year end wrap up" (29:30), the transition of moving on your own from your parents house (55:25), Joe reflects on recording 400 episodes (1:20:30), LaKeith Stanfield moaning for a chance to win $300 (1:35:45) and MORE!
Joe | Keyshia Cole - “I Remember”
Rory | Drake - “Video Girl”
Mal | Mase - “Niggaz Wanna Act” (Ft. Busta Rhymes)
Parks | Lupe Fiasco - “Dumb It Down”
|Dec 19, 2020|
Episode 399 | "Niché"
Covid strikes again and affects the schedule of the Verzuz battle that was set to take place this past weekend (December 12) between Ashanti and Keyshia Cole and Joe gives his theory on why it didn't happen (24:04). Joe also opens the conversation to acknowledge the 10 year anniversary of Diddy's album "Last Train to Paris" (35:18) and the guys congratulate Rowdy Rebel getting released from prison (46:38). Parks has something to celebrate as well with the release of his new album (1:12:17), a discussion on the Kith and Dipset collaboration which lead to a conversation about Kith over-saturating themselves with brand partnerships (1:37:36) and Akademiks gets confronted by Meek Mill and others upon joining the chatty house app (2:21:09) and much more!
*Potential Spoiler alert* "Your Honor TV series" - (2:06:46)
Joe | Blxst - “Got It All” (Ft. Dom Kennedy)
Rory | Unusual Demont - “Amber”
Mal | Digga D - “Daily Duppy”
Parks | Parks & Passport Gift - “Home For Christmas” (Ft. Stove God Cooks)
|Dec 16, 2020|
Episode 398 | "Clout is Not Currency"
On this episode: A bunch of new music was released but Joe and the guys begin with a review of Kid Cudi's latest project, "Man of the Moon III" (9:49). Also, the guys share their theories on people going to the moon (1:33:13), Lil Wayne facing major charges again (1:40:00), and Bill Simmons trying to start a union within his podcast network (2:18:15)and more!
Joe | Keyshia Cole - “Trust” (Ft. Monica)
Keyshia Cole - “Oh-Oh, Yeah Yeah” (Ft. Nas)
Rory | Styles P - “Favorite Drug” (Ft. Rashad)
Mal | Beanie Sigel - “I Can’t Go On This Way” (Ft. Freeway & Young Chris)
Parks | 2pac - “Got My Mind Made Up” (Ft. Dat Nigga Daz, Kurupt, Method Man & Redman)
|Dec 12, 2020|
Episode 397 | "Dot Connecter"
Joe returns from a fun-filled weekend in Miami and the guys let the jokes fly in regards to him seemingly being irresponsible and being named the "voice of the culture." The guys recap Errol Spence vs Danny Garcia fight (28:08) which leads to the conversation of WHY Floyd Mayweather is fighting YouTube star Logan Paul? (32:26) Also, Meek Mill received some backlash for posting a video of him handing out money (1:02:00), with the recent allegations against Lil Baby they discuss the relationship between men and escorts (1:12:02), Charlamagne tha God re-signs with iHeart (1:53:47)and more!
Joe | Eric Bellinger - “Weak All Week” and Blackstreet - “Deep”
Rory | Joyce Wrice - “So So Sick”
Mal | Elhae - “Fun Fact” (Ft. Rick Ross)
Parks | Che Noir - “Divine Knowledge”
|Dec 09, 2020|
Episode 396 | "Lying On Your Talk"
The day has come, the (Hov)engers give their flowers to Jay-Z on his birthday and reflect on the impact he's had on them personally and within the culture throughout his career (25:19). Mal then shares a message regarding his thoughts on the current state of Hip-Hop (40:31), Teyana Taylor alludes to retiring from music (1:00:46), and early predictions for Ashanti & Keyshia Cole's Verzuz that was announced (1:06:45). In addition, Joe believes HBO has taken the lead in the streaming wars and Netflix should panic (1:22:27) and he thinks he can beat Jake Paul in a fight after watching him knockout Nate Robinson (1:58:46).
Joe | René & Angela - “Imaginary Players” & Jay Z - “Imaginary Players”
Rory | Jay Z - “It’s Like That” (Ft. Kid Capri)
Mal | Jay Z - “I Did It My Way”
Parks | Jay Z - “Blue Magic”
|Dec 05, 2020|
Episode 395 | "Rubber Ball Paul"
On this episode: Joe and the guys discuss the most anticipated fight of year between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. but somehow Nate Robinson's clash with Jake Paul was the main event (16:44). Joe then mentions a hypothetical Verzuz between two New York legends, Mase and Cam'ron (38:12 & 54:55), a recap of the Soul Train Award winners/performers (1:07:55), and the guys educate themselves on the controversy surrounding Mulatto's name (1:35:40). Joe then asks for predictions from the crew if there was a scenario where Dipset battled G-Unit and/or the LOX in a Verzuz (2:01:38) and more!
Joe | N.O.R.E. - “Grimey”
Rory | J Warner - Belong to You
Mal | Jae Millz - “High Rollers” (Ft. Anthiny King)
Parks | Roc Marciano - “Butterfly Effect”
|Dec 02, 2020|
Episode 394 | "Those Heffas"
On this episode: The guys recap their Thanksgiving and share how they celebrated with their families (12:45). They discuss Meg thee Stallion's first week album sales (26:30) and her ex-bestfriend releasing a diss track (30:05). Also, new music from Juicy J, Jim Jones and Bad Bunny (39:53), Joe addresses Kevin Hart's attempt to defend himself on Clubhouse (1:23:18), Young Thug's statement on Andre 3000 which spark a conversation on artists to artist communication (2:01:03), predictions on Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr. (2:13:00), and an update from Benny the Butcher (2:22:10).
Joe | Jim Jones - “Anybody” (Ft. Sandra Conte)
|Nov 28, 2020|
Episode 393 | "The Big Bro"
Although Joe, Rory, Mal and Parks have made it clear they don't believe the Grammy's respect or understand the culture, there are artist that still strive to win the Award (21:58). The guys discuss the nominees, the snubs and the reaction from the music industry (48:00). They also discuss Dave Chappelle's latest special and the importance of his message (1:03:22), Hip-Hop beef's that should end (1:35:17), who can Joe beat in a Verzuz (1:48:40) and an update on HBO's "The Undoing" (potential spoiler alerts) and MORE!
Joe | Protoje - “In Bloom” (Ft. Lila Iké)
Rory | Priya Ragu - “Good Love 2.0”
Mal | | JR Writer - “This Is Not New” (Ft. Royce Da 5’9)
Parks | Rasheed Chappell - “Rock Bottom” (Ft. Ransom)
|Nov 25, 2020|
Episode 392 | "Ta Daa"
Joe and the guys get straight to it this episode and recap the most anticipated Verzuz battle between Jeezy and Gucci Mane (13:06). They give their takes on the outcome, their favorite moments of the night, who they believed won and Joe reaches out to an Atlanta correspondent for better understanding of the climate in Atlanta (1:08:05). Also, new music was released (1:33:46), Joe clears his tension with Wale (2:29:35), a review of Kevin Hart's latest comedy special (2:42:41) and much more!
Joe | SAINt JHN - “Highschool Reunion, Prom” (Ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
Rory | T-Pain - “She Said”
Mal | SAINt JHN - “Quarantine Wifey” (Ft. JID)
Parks | Mobb Deep - “Extortion” (Ft. Method Man)
|Nov 21, 2020|
Episode 391 | "Steam Room"
Since the previous episode, Jeezy has found a new opponent in Gucci Mane (replacing T.I.) for the upcoming Verzuz battle and the guys react and give their predictions on the historic reunion (22:24). Joe then gets in his bag regarding the current energy surrounding Hip Hop culture (38:45), an update on HBO's "The Undoing" (POTENTIAL SPOILER ALERTS) (1:09:33), and the pressure Clubhouse faces now that Twitter has announced a chat room feature (1:19:27). Also, an update on Taylor Swifts masters (1:41:15), James Harden potentially coming to the Brooklyn Nets (2:11:19), and Technology vs Government (2:25:10)!
Joe | Gucci Mane - “So Icy” (Ft. Young Jeezy)
Rory | Hailes - “Come Thru” (Ft. Jonathan Singletary)
Mal | SAINt JHN - “Pray 4 Me” (Ft. Kanye West)
Parks | Salaam Remi - “Really Real Out Here” (Ft. Black Thought & Common)
|Nov 18, 2020|
Episode 390 | "Chatty Chatty"
On this episode: Joe asks the question regarding Futures decisions to collaborate with Lil Uzi Vert and other artist that he believes doesn't make sense (17:42). The guys also discuss new music from Masego, Goodie Mob, (39:16), and 2 Chainz (1:02:45) . Westside Gunn joins the crew to discuss his time on Shady records, working on new music, and the pressures he faces while being an artist in today's climate (1:38:30).
Joe | Blxst - “Searching”
Rory | Lloyd Banks - “Nobody Believes Me”
Mal | Belly - “Lullaby”
Parks | Ransom & Nicholas Craven - “Final Destination”
|Nov 14, 2020|
Episode 389 | "The Baddies"
Covid-19 couldn't hold Joe down for long, the guys return to the studio to discuss all that they've missed and Joe shares his experience with the virus. The guys begin with Dave Chappelle on SNL (20:44), a hypothetical Verzuz battle between OutKast and A Tribe Called Quest (32:00), they congratulate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris (58:20) in addition to reacting to Van Jones crying on CNN (1:12:00). The crew also sheds light on the untimely passing of King Von (1:32:25), an update in the tech world (2:22:20) and more!
Joe | SiR - “Footsteps in the Dark Pts 1 & 2”
Rory | Raahiim - “You Love Me”
Mal | King Von - “I Am What I Am” (Ft. Fivio Foreign)
Parks | UFO Fev - “El Maestro” (Ft. Big Ghost)
|Nov 11, 2020|
Episode 388 | "Slow Buss"
Covid-19 hit close to home this past week, so Joe and the guys gave a Zoom-cast until they return in-studio. Joe begins with an apology to everyone and an update on his Covid battle (4:00). The guys also discuss the recent election anxiety (6:50), New Jersey legalizes weed (18:05), Joe Rogan goes live on YouTube during the election coverage (20:58), new music that released since the last episode (24:11), and Joe hating on other rappers (51:35).
|Nov 05, 2020|
Episode 387 | "That Jigga Person"
On this episode: T.I. finds an opponent in Jeezy to battle on Verzuz (14:21) and the guys give their predictions. Kanye West's interview with Joe Rogan (36:35), Joe asks what're the most impactful albums over the last 15 years (59:32), Drake announces his next album (1:10:24). Also, Reason joins to chop it up about Griselda (1:52:55), the best rapper in his peer group (2:27:16), Tsu Surf retiring (2:41:25) and more!
Joe | SAINt JHN - “Sucks To Be You”
Rory | SG Lewis - “Feed The Fire” (Ft. Lucky Daye)
Mal | Xavier Omär - “Surf” (Ft. Masego)
Parks | Reason - “Flick It Up” (Ft. Ab-Soul)
|Oct 28, 2020|
Episode 386 | "How Many Licks?"
On this episode: Joe and the guys open up with their thoughts on Ty Dolla $ign's new album (15:16) and the other new music releases (30:42). They discuss their thoughts on potential match-ups for the next season of Verzuz (54:56), Joe highlights the rise and fall of the content streaming app Quibi (1:25:40), the Presedential debate (1:44:53) and more!
Joe | Lil Kim - “How Many Licks?” (Ft. Sisqo)
Rory | Memphis Bleek - “Infatuated”
Mal | Akeem Ali - “Keemy Casanova”
Parks | Nas - “On The Real”
|Oct 24, 2020|
Episode 385 | "The Pouch"
On this episode: Joe presses Mal about leaving his signature "money bag" under one of Joe's crushes (18:50). Joe also shares his thoughts on why music labels will no longer exist within the next decade (33:50), Jeffery Toobin gets caught "cranking off" on Zoom (48:50), men begging women for money (1:13:40), Kanye and 50 Cent's political views (1:55:20) and more!
Joe | María Isabel - “Where Does The Love Go?” (Ft. Yeek)
Rory | THEY. - “The Moment”
Mal | Sheek Louch - “Onyx”
Parks | Black Thought - “Fuel” (Ft. Portugal. The Man & The Last Artful, Dodgr)
|Oct 21, 2020|
Episode 384 | "Deflated Balloons"
On this episode: The guys cover all the new music that was released and Rory believes Benny the Butcher's latest album should be mentioned in album of the year (22:00), a Drake lyric breakdown (57:55), and the get your queen back segment (1:23:50). They also talk people trying to cancel Ice Cube (1:30:44), the Billboard Awards and more!
Joe | Giveon - “Last Time” (Ft. Snoh Aalegra)
Rory | Joe Budden - “Love For You” (Ft. Emanny)
Mal | Dot Demo - “Demon Eye Adolencences”
Parks | Joe Budden - “[Intro] All Love Lost”
|Oct 17, 2020|
Episode 383 | "Glacier Boyz"
The guys are back! After being bullied into their return they have a ton to cover. They begin with catching up on their time off (11:07), Mal was dissed by Tory Lanez over the break (28:21), and Bria Myles appreciation (55:29). They also, recap new music that dropped [which include Jay Electronica, Bryson Tiller and more] (1:16:29), Charlie Clips and DNA campaign ad for Joe Biden (2:40:45), congratulations for the Lakers (2:54:38) and much more!
Joe | Bryson Tiller - “Sorrows”
Rory | Emotional Oranges - “All That” (Ft. Channel Tres)
Mal | Benny The Butcher & Hit-Boy - “Legend”
Parks | Da Cloth - “Ask Me Why”
|Oct 15, 2020|
Episode 177 | "TV & Mayonnaise"
On this weeks episode, Joe addresses Eminem. Joe explains how he received the news of being dissed (17:26). He then talks about his experience while being signed to Shady Records (36:24) and shares his thoughts on the demise of Slaughterhouse (44:25). Joe also states in this episode “I’m glad this day has finally arrived so everyone can be truthful” and reveals that he believes he is better than Eminem (58:50). The guys then discuss Colin Kaepernick being supported by Nike (1:51:42), Kanye West attempted rebrand (2:02:41) and Joe’s Breakfast Club interview which leads Rory and Mal to respond to Charlemagne tha God and DJ Envy (2:18:15). This episode answers a lot of the questions floating around, tune in and get the answers.
Sleeper Picks of the week
Ye Ali - “T-Shirt (Interlude)”
Prince Hakim - “R.O.Y.A.L.T.Y” (feat. Walt Anderson)
Jack Marzilla - “Bacardi Bluez”
|Sep 05, 2018|
Episode 176 | "The Universe"
Joe, Rory, and Mal had plenty to address this episode. They began with sharing stories about their weekend (7:19), Aretha Franklin not leaving a will for her family (18:28), and Jemelle Hill moving on from ESPN (26:22). That leads Joe to share why the universe is funny and teaches us how it works (28:38). Also, Mal is never afraid to speak his mind and shares his unpopular opinion on Lauryn Hill (37:38). And Joe recaps Power (1:21:02) and shares a message for a few R&B artists (1:32:00).
Sleeper Picks of the Week
Joe: Bryson Tiller - “Leaning” (Remix)
Rory: Blood Orange - “Hope” (Ft. Puff Daddy and Tei Shi)
Mal: Young Chris - “Angles”
|Aug 29, 2018|
Episode 175 | "They're Gonna Regret This"
On this episode Joe, Rory and Mal begin with recapping the VMA’s (14:39). Joe highlights his issues with the awards show (17:09) and also realizes his appreciation for Travis Scott (44:08). The guys then discuss Nicki Minaj beefing with Travis Scott, Nicki potentially leaving Universal and how she has attempted to expose streaming services (55:03). Jeremih kicked off his own tour? The guys discuss the R&Beef between Teyanna Taylor and Jeremih (1:42:13). And lastly, Joe reflects on the journey of the podcast (2:06:50) and makes a huge announcement regarding the future of the podcast (3:04:57).
Sleeper Picks of the Week
Kiana Ledé - “Show Love”
Emotional Oranges - “Personal”
Energe - “High Note”
|Aug 22, 2018|
Episode 174 | "The Free Money Card"
The Barbz are back! And this week Joe, Rory and Mal jump right into it and covers Nicki Minaj’s new album, “Queen” (5:12). Joe then addressees Nicki’s antics on social media and her beef with team Gwinin’ (39:06) and how she exposed Safaree’s hairline transplant during her interview with Funk Flex (1:02:06). Joe also discusses Warner Bros selling their shares in Spotify for $500 million and how it affects creators (145:38). For those wondering, Joe’s passion is on full display this episode as the guys unpack what’s on the docket. Sleeper Picks of the Week: Rory: Joyce Wrice - “Goodmorning” | https://youtu.be/OOSP4OV1dfc Joe: F5 - Left on Read Mal: Phabo - “Right Now” | https://youtu.be/lhpfWw79mqY
|Aug 15, 2018|
Episode 173 | "This Is Joe Budden, From the Joe Budden Podcast"
Recently, the term culture vulture has been used heavily. Joe, Rory, and Mal debate if Lyor Cohen’s latest interview determines if he is a “culture vulture” (14:22). The guys also share their thoughts on all of the new music that was released starting with Travis Scott’s “Astroworld” (40:32). Most would agree Fabolous is well dressed but Joe gives him a call to discuss an outfit that Mal deemed questionable (1:08:57). And Joe also calls Dame Dash to hear his definition of a “culture vulture” and things heat up quick (1:34:00). Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe: Ella Mai - “Trip” | https://youtu.be/JfGD75vHWrU Rory: Heather Victoria - “Japan” | https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/japan-feat-the-gavin-quintet-single/1420166346 Mal: Red Cafe - “Red Bull” | https://youtu.be/q9Pnw7HKR_k
|Aug 08, 2018|
Episode 172 | "The Van Guard"
On this episode, Joe, Rory and Mal return and begin with recapping their week off. They also discuss new music from Travis Scott, DJ Khaled, H.E.R, YG and more (14:55). Although the guys don’t agree with all of 6ix9ine’s tactics it appears he’s changing his image and Joe reveals why he has become likable (53:50). The guys also catch up on things that happened while being away, Joe gives R. Kelly the lifetime Nasty Award (2:24:46), Demi Lovato (2:18:58), and Tristian Thompson Slapping Draymond Green (2:27:27). The wait is over, enjoy! Other topics include: People dissing Funk Flex (33:50) LeBron surpasses Michael Jordan (44:40) 50 Cent vs Floyd Mayweather (1:16:39) Kendrick Lamar’s acting debut on Power (1:31:44) Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe K. Roosevelt - “Feelings Don’t Change” | https://youtu.be/gO5M-Ee3VbA Kalin White - “More Than Just a F*ck” | https://youtu.be/7xvCvJ1bI3M Rory Noochie - “Spilling Feelings” | https://youtu.be/DCGT6clKYyc Mal Jayla Darden - “Between Us” | https://soundcloud.com/jayladarden/id
|Aug 01, 2018|
Episode 171 | "Opposition"
As Joe, Rory and Mal prepare for the tour they still had a lot to address on the docket this week. They began with Rap Radar’s interview with Will Smith and Joe declares that he isn't a hater (13:51). They also discussed Azealia Bank’s incident on Wild’n Out and attempt to figure out why her music career is at a standstill (24:10). Last week many of the listeners wondered why Joe didn’t mention much about the Charlamagne allegations, well this week Joe explains and the guys discuss the situation (51:55) and the Joe gives Safaree a call after discussing his Dykman visit (1:10:25). Next stop, the west coast! Salute. Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe: Just Shad - “Saturday Night” | https://youtu.be/p4KmxnCONxE Rory: Nao - “Another Lifetime” | https://youtu.be/FRCQ24V8eO8 Mal: Vado - “Javale McGee” | https://youtu.be/MKxSDMcSbL4
|Jul 18, 2018|
Episode 170 | "Jaded Kiss"
This week Mal returns from LA to join Joe and Rory and explains the “happy ending” situation from last weeks episode (3:38). They also give their thoughts on Drake’s new freestyle (14:37) and guess who Drake is speaking to on “Jaded” (22:13). Who has the song of the summer so far? Joe believes it’s Ella Mai’s “Boo’d Up” but Rory and Mal disagree (43:22). And the guys discuss Kevin Hart vs Mike Epps (1:16:02) and much more! Sleeper Picks of the Week Rory Masego - “Lady Lady” | https://youtu.be/UgjmPHCAmR0 Mal Josh Dylan - “Monsoon” | https://soundcloud.com/joshxdillon/monsoon
|Jul 11, 2018|
Episode 169 | "Face Tune"
This week, Joe and Rory paired up to do the podcast while Mal called in from LA. They discuss Drake’s new album “Scorpion” and reveal their favorite tracks (6:45). They also analyze the lyrics that appear to be aimed at Kanye (18:17). Shortly after, Joe and Rory discuss Nicki Minaj’s rant and the awkward video of her opening gifts which leads to Joe asking questions regarding Nicki’s health (58:00). And the guys discuss Jimmy Butler (1:34:17), LeBron going to the Lakers (1:36:36) and checks in with Mal to express his disgust for the NBA (1:46:32). Happy 4th of July episode! Sleeper Picks of the Week Rory Chris McClenney - “Sidetoside” | https://youtu.be/fY6eNzZT7sU Joe Adria Kain - “Ocean” | https://youtu.be/HHIRS5N5ZEw Cash App Host Joe - $MouseBudden Co-Host Rory - $RoryFarrell Mal - $JellyBean221 Production Team Parks - $ParksMusic Savon - $SavonSB Erikson - $EriksonCorniel
|Jul 04, 2018|
Episode 168 | "Symbolism"
There’s a lot on the docket this week - Joe, Rory and Mal begin with a recap of the BET Awards. They discuss Nipsey Hussle’s victory slap, Jamie Foxx’s hosting and Meek Mills performance (15:48). Teyana Taylor’s album dropped and the guys give their review (48:56). They also question if Kanye has become lazy in his music career (54:25). Drake is also dropping his album this Friday and they predict what they expect to hear from him (1:12:25). And Joe is “Mr. Chimney” this episode, addressing Ak and Pete (Rosenberg) putting things in perspective for Rosenberg [1:37:35]. As always, another loaded episode. Sleeper Picks of the Week Rory: Next Town Down - “Easy” | https://youtu.be/XSl4BwLa-kk Mal: Donte’ Jackson - “First Night in Houston” | https://youtu.be/6S_2ThNueWE Joe: Meek Mill - “Stay Woke” (Feat. Miguel) | https://youtu.be/dVfdsBtXjQg Cash App Info Host: Joe - $MouseBudden Co-Host: Rory - $RoryFarrell Mal - $JellyBean221 Production Team: Parks - $ParksMusic Savon - $SavonSB Erikson - $EriksonCorniel
|Jun 27, 2018|
Episode 167 | "Hov's Greens"
This week, Joe, Rory and Mal had a lot to unpack. Joe begins by discussing the untimely passing of XXXTentacion and how it affected him (3:54). He also questions Rosenberg's loyalty to Hip Hop (8:47), addresses Akademiks (22:43) and speaks on getting out of the hood. While the guys were on tour Nas dropped his album “Nasir”, and they give their honest review of the project which was solely produced by Kanye West(40:25). Jay-Z and Beyoncè also released a surprise album the day after Nas and Kanye, and the guys determine if this was done strategically or coincidentally (57:23). They also speculate on some of the lyrics they feel were aimed at Kanye and/or Drake (1:09:11). This week is another loaded episode, enjoy. Thanks to all the listeners who showed up on tour! XXX artwork by: @Jediah Sleeper Picks of the Week: Joe: Jacquees - “London” | https://youtu.be/V3NfMzf79sQ Rory: Amber Olivier - “When It’s Over” | https://youtu.be/O9v1t52aM1Y Mal: Adonis and V Don - “Silli Boi” | https://youtu.be/fDgfVWk5jt0 Cash App Host: Joe - $MouseBudden Co-Host: Rory - $RoryFarrell Mal - $Jellybean221 Production Team: Parks - $Parksmusic Savon - $SavonSB Erikson - $EriksonCorniel
|Jun 20, 2018|
Episode 166 | "Nasty Awards"
This week Joe, Rory and Mal begin with discussing Summer Jam and some of the performers who took the stage (7:00). They then comment on Tekashi69's failed attempt to sneak in and determine if he was right or wrong for it and should hee have performed (32:50). Joe also decided to address Ebro's antics on Twitter(47:04), Cyhi the Prynce (1:13:54), K. Forest dissing him (1:17:58) and Peter Davidson (1:57:11). And the guys discuss iHob (formerly known as iHop) failed attempt at strategic marketing (1:45:30). Another loaded episode, salute! Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe: Khalid & H.E.R - "This Way" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duZ85VKPEp0 Mal: Guy - "Get to Know" | https://soundcloud.com/guychoo/get-to-know-freestyle-prod-di Rory: Baker Aaron (feat. Aanu) - "Change" |https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ApfFtetkCWQ
|Jun 13, 2018|
Episode 165 | "Eucalyptus"
On this episode, Joe, Rory and Mal continue their speculation on the beef between Drake and Pusha T. Joe reveals his theory regarding Hip Hop and the importance of “who backs you” in the industry (10:33). They also discuss how Drake is the biggest bully in Hip Hop but doesn’t respond well to pressure (29:14). Somehow Kanye attempted to make Wyoming cool for a day and the guys discuss the event and those in attendance (46:30). And Joe gives an in-depth breakdown of the Future story and discuss at what point he was right or wrong during their conversation (1:13:38). Sleeper Picks of the week: Joe: Luke James - “These Arms” | https://youtu.be/F2FqwkNKhXg Rory: The Internet - “Come Over” | https://youtu.be/lovts-q5s0s Mal: K. Forest - “Blue Moon” | https://youtu.be/t4qZUsPrbME
|Jun 06, 2018|
Episode 164 | "Outstanding"
Hip Hop has been filled with headlines this past week and Joe, Rory and Mal unpack it all. Beginning with Pusha T’s album review (4:25) which led to the speculation of Drake and Pusha T’s beef (8:45). Then the guys break down Drake’s “Duppy Freestyle” (30:13). And yes, they discuss and react to Pusha T’s follow up diss-track, “The Story of Adidon” (1:05:09). Joe then switches gears to address Nicki Minaj and Eminem’s marketing “relationship” (1:28:22) and Kanye/Kim vs Rhymefest (1:33:46). Ultimately, the guys predict how they think the “Drake vs Pusha T” battle will play out (2:18:56). The episode you’ve all been waiting for. Salute. Other topics include -A$AP Rocky album discussion (1:26:15) -What’re the rules for dating co-workers? (1:58:20) -ABC cancelling Roseanne (2:03:29) -Morgan Freeman allegations (2:07:42) Sleeper Picks of the Week: Joe: Tyga (feat. Offset) - “Taste” | https://youtu.be/LjxulQ1bEWg Rory: Gallant - “Gentleman” | https://youtu.be/vv2oR5kk7XM Mal: Westside Gunn (feat. Conway) - "Fendi Seats" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=40LOfKcwFFw
|May 30, 2018|
Episode 163 | "Attachment 1"
Slow news week? No problem for Joe, Rory and Mal. They begin this weeks episode by recapping "DP" and attempt to cover the Royal Wedding (12:45). Also, should Tekashi69 be allowed to perform at Summer Jam? Mal believes he should but Joe and Rory argue otherwise (1:09:06). And last week, Joe spent some time in Miami and came back with several questions. Are long distance relationships sustainable (46:57)? And what is proper etiquette for responding to nudes (1:20:56)? You don’t want to miss out on the guy's answers. Enjoy another loaded episode! Tickets are sold out for the Joe Budden podcast tour. Salute to all who are coming, we will see you soon! Sleeper Picks of the Week: Joe: Summer Walker - “Deep” | https://youtu.be/XCvAVXXPnSM Rory: Alex Da Kid (feat. HER and Rapsody) - “Go” | https://youtu.be/6Y0f8SNLuNo Mal: Sy Ari Da Kid (feat Eric Bellinger) - “Read Receipts” | https://youtu.be/CkSfNk7RXtI
|May 23, 2018|
Episode 162 | "Revolt Boyz"
Revolt boyz in the building (not really)! Joe kicks off this weeks episode discussing his Revolt deal as Rory and Mal congratulate him and let the jokes fly (10:10). Also, Tidal has been accused of manipulating and enhancing their streaming numbers for certain artist, which leads the crew to speculate. In addition, another streaming service, Spotify has decided to remove R.Kelly and XxxTentacion from all playlist (33:24). And friend of the show, Cardi B seems to be surrounded by drama as women in hip-hop are starting to turn against her (46:18). Thank you all to those who have purchased tickets to the tour. We will see you soon! Other Topics Include: -DJ Jazzy Jeff talks plaques vs money (40:52) -50 Cent vs Rick Ross (1:03:32) -Joe and Wale exchange “Twitter words” (1:42:41) Sleeper Picks of the Week: Joe: Ty Dolla $ign “Number” | https://youtu.be/OV7gGJCnu8c Rory: Stimulator Jones “Soon Never Comes” | https://youtu.be/jxhL-_FUBII Mal: Jag (Feat. A-F-R-O) “King Me” | https://soundcloud.com/callemjag/king-me-ft-afro
|May 16, 2018|
Episode 161 | "Joethos"
This week, Joe, Rory, and Mal begin with the MET Gala and recapped some of the outfits that your favorite entertainers wore (4:41). Also, Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” video became a viral moment which led them to discuss the impact and talent of Gambino (34:50). And a lot of new music was released this past week, Joe covers Royce da 5’9, Rae Sremmurd, and Desiigner's new projects(1:04:58). Another loaded episode, enjoy! Other topics include: -Crooked I Interview (1:21:01) -Is Everyday Struggle Over? (1:25:34) -Avengers Infinity Wars Recap (2:02:05) Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe: Rae Sremmurd (Feat. Young Thug) “Offshore” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIN7V_x4y4g&feature=share Rory: Leon Bridges - “Bad Bad News” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cztfyj1dVgk&feature=share Mal: Ye Ali - “Oceans” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHSArzhhIn8&feature=share
|May 09, 2018|
Episode 160 | "Factory, Factoid, Fendi"
No time was wasted on this weeks episode, as Joe, Rory, and Mal address the Kanye situation immediately. They discuss Kanye’s interview with Charlemagne and his TMZ meltdown and decide it’s time to cancel Kanye West (2:53). Joe then addresses Chance the Rapper and others, who attempted to defend Kanye (33:15). Also, is Black Twitter trying to cancel Issa Rae? The guys discuss her stance on black women dating Asian men (53:37). And Joe announces that Slaughterhouse is over (1:28:53). Another loaded episode, salute. Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe: Post Malone - “Blame It On Me” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-cG38SJCJo&feature=share Mal: K. Forest - “Playa” | *Song Coming Soon* Rory: Robert Glasper and Alex Isley “No One Like You” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYwKdySiXFA&feature=share
|May 02, 2018|
Episode 159 | "Cleared"
This week, Joe had a lot to get off of his chest. He, Rory and Mal begin with Kanye’s latest antics, Joe questions why no other prominent media personality challenges Kanye but instead gives him a pass for his behaviour (6:53). He also addresses Rosenberg’s Twitter comments regarding the podcast (35:13). Also, J.Cole dropped his latest album “KOD” and the guys decide he may be the most difficult rapper to judge and Joe also compares J.Cole to himself (46:13). And lastly, former member of Slaughterhouse, Crooked I, announced his departure from the rap group and Joe speaks on it (1:06:10). Sleeper Picks of The Week: Rory: Khalid (feat. Ty Dolla $ign and 6lack) - “OTW” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjf-h6NMj7U&feature=share Joe: JMSN - “So Badly” |https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=26CJcxvsIqA&feature=share Mal: NBDY - “Used To” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4VxOsHA3qE&feature=share
|Apr 25, 2018|
Episode 158 | "Tim Hortons?"
This week, Joe clarifies his stance on Nicki Minaj as he, Rory and Mal discuss Nicki’s latest music and Joe proclaims that the Barbz are back! (6:40). Also, J.Cole has announced that he’s dropping an album on 4/20 and unlike his previous albums Joe has a theory that J.Cole is ready to compete again (31:49). And what does Drake’s new album Scorpion mean? The guys have no idea but they do speculate on its meaning (1:05:57). Again, a day late. But always on time! New “Do We Have Sleepers?” T-Shirts are available in new color ways! Make sure you check out the link below and show the guys from the podcast that you’re a friend of the show! Salute. https://joe-budden.myshopify.com Sleeper picks of the week Mal: Dave B “Dreamboy” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VE5_8EYNF3o&feature=share Rory: Snakehips (feat. St Rulez) “Cruzin” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyTCFjMdL5U&feature=share Joe: THEY. “Ain’t The Same” | https://soundcloud.com/unofficialthey/aint-the-same
|Apr 19, 2018|
#AfterThoughts w/ Eric Bellinger: "This Gon' Be Your Favorite Song"
#AfterThoughts w/ Eric Bellinger: "This Gon' Be Your Favorite Song" by Joe Budden, Rory, & Mal
|Apr 14, 2018|
Episode 157 | "Dip It Low"
This episode Joe, Rory, and Mal begin with Cardi B’s debut album, the impact she’s had (5:00) and Nicki Minaj’s strategic decision to release new music immediately after Cardi (20:47). Unfortunately, former “friend of the show” Sabrina Claudio has been linked to tweeting racist statements and the guys give their take on it (51:14). Also, an NBA veteran makes a rookie mistake and is caught cheating on his pregnant girlfriend. Yes, you’ve guessed it, the guys break down the Tristian Thompson and Khloe Kardashian situation (1:19:56). And a surprisingly heated discussion regarding J.Cole takes place, which Joe reminds everyone how passionate he is when it comes to music (2:16:04). A day late but always on time, enjoy! Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Summer Walker - “CPR” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lEx2EBMN_jk&feature=share Mal: Sebastian Mikel - “Acid” | https://soundcloud.com/sebastianmikael/acid-feat-ean-wire Rory: Alina Baraz - “Fallin” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yfnJh7EKcJg&feature=share
|Apr 12, 2018|
Episode 156 | "Freaky Man"
Although most of the media has decided not to discuss Fabolous and Emily B’s situation, Joe, Rory, and Mal don’t shy away from covering the incident. They discuss the seriousness of the allegations and give their thoughts on the matter (8:48). New music from Cardi B and The Weeknd dropped this past week and the guys give their take on it (41:38). And unfortunately, “Friend of The Show”, Safaree was recently robbed, Joe shares his thoughts and concerns (1:29:14). Due to a previously scheduled event this week, the podcast was recorded a day earlier than usual. We’ll be back to our regular recording schedule next week. Salute. Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Guordan Banks “Dead Friend” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pKnmejQny48&feature=share Mal: Childish Major (featuring DRAM and 6lack) “I Like You” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_aKEC0IFOE&feature=share Rory: SAINt JHN “Selfish” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LtVnLCzCHeI&feature=share
|Apr 03, 2018|
Episode 155 | "Daily Mail"
On this week’s episode, Joe, Rory, and Mal had a lot to discuss without any interruptions from Billy. They started off with Cardi B and the revealing of her album cover. They also discuss the “Strategic Marketing” behind her roll-out and if the album is being rushed (4:58). Also, Is Tekashi69 really the hottest rapper? Surprisingly, Joe gives his thoughts on the self-proclaimed “King of New York” and makes a comparison between Tekashi and one of the biggest hip hop artist to live (24:06). And yes, R&Beef is back! Eric Bellinger had words for Tory Lanez on his latest diss track "Yikes". The guys listen and react (34:20). Another loaded episode, salute. Other topics include: -Chris Brown and Lil Dicky’s video. And Chris commenting on Karrueche’s picture (56:00) -Hell Rell dissing Joe in a freestyle (1:17:01) Sleeper Picks of the Week: Joe: Ro James “Smoke” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4QhuLCRT3I&feature=share Mal: Keys N Krates (featuring Ambré Perkins) “Glitter” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmePdfhGfRo&feature=share Rory: Anders “I Don’t Want Your Love” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mx0cBxnTeLk&feature=share
|Mar 28, 2018|
After Thoughts | "Do We Have AfterThought Sleepers?"
After Thoughts | "Do We Have AfterThought Sleepers?" by Joe Budden, Rory, & Mal
|Mar 24, 2018|
Episode 154 | "Strategic Marketing"
Guess who’s back! Joe, Rory, and Mal are joined by Bridget Kelly to discuss this week’s topics which kicked off with DJ Envy vs Desus and Mero, plus Envy’s beef with Rory (12:37)? Trey Songz made headlines this week and the guys give their take on his situation (33:13). And yes, Trey Budden had bars for Joe in his new song “Thoughts After the Courtroom” and Joe reacts (1:21:08)! The guys covered a lot this episode and Bridget was great as usual, so tune in! Salute. Other topics include: -Migos video and Drake’s latest verse on N.E.R.D’s Lemon remix (44:15) -Is it time for Joyner Lucas to invite Logic to the dance floor? (59:30) -The Game vs Tekashi69 (1:09:42) Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Kyle Dion “Brown” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLSm36gh1Yc&feature=share Rory: Sango “Out My Way/ Around You” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dFIZ3Dx9cIM&feature=share Mal: J MARS “Myself” | https://soundcloud.com/jsupnorth/myself Bridget Kelly premiered new music from her upcoming project. Her sleeper is titled “In The Gray”!
|Mar 21, 2018|
After Thoughts | "SMFH"
|Mar 16, 2018|
Episode 153 | "La di da di da"
This week Joe, Rory, and Mal discuss the biggest headlines within the culture starting off with Big Sean and Jhene Aiko’s rumored break-up (15:32). Juelz Santana found himself in an awkward situation this past week which caused him to flee from an airport, the guys discuss (1:10:30). And is Joe disloyal? After Royce da 5’9’s interview on Rap Radar, some are questioning Joe’s loyalty to Eminem. Joe responds to Royce and to those who believe he isn’t loyal(1:31:47). When it’s all said and done, nobody wins when the family feuds. Other topics include: -Cardi B announcing her album release date (43:46) -The guys predict when Drake, Kanye West, and Beyonce will release their albums (52:01) -New music from Jeremih and Wale (1:58:03) Sleeper picks of the week: Rory: Arin Ray (featuring Ty Dolla $ign) “Take” | https://soundcloud.com/arin-ray/take-feat-ty-dolla-ign Joe: Jeremih “Cards Right” | https://soundcloud.com/officialjeremih/cards-right Mal: Vado “Walk” | https://soundcloud.com/user-130187581/vado-walk-freestyle
|Mar 14, 2018|
After Thoughts | "Cut Off"
Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qxVc9cfOkBA
|Mar 09, 2018|
After Thoughts | "Enhancement"
Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=405FHDhDhxY&t=766s
|Mar 09, 2018|
Episode 152 | "What Would You Do If Your Son Was At Home?"
Once again it’s on! This week Joe, Rory, and Mal discuss Charlamagne’s beef with Mal and the headlines from the Oscars (5:00). Tory Lanez dropped his sophomore album this past week and the guys give their thoughts on it as well as Tory’s interview at the Breakfast Club (40:55). Rick Ross’s medical scare caught everyone off guard which allowed Joe to reflect on how important Ross is to his life (56:17). And who’s the best group in Hip Hop right now? The Migos or Rae Sremmurd? The guys debate (1:31:25).... Don’t forget to cop your “Friend of The Show” T-Shirt. Make sure you check out the link below for the official podcast merchandise and more information. https://twitter.com/joebuddenpod/status/967165738409758722?s=21 Other topics include: -Joe, Rory and Mal discuss DJ Khaled’s new song (30:06) -Joe addresses Rosenberg and all the “Lil” rappers -The guys discuss the ESPN work environment allegations (2:08:09) Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Alex Isley “When It Rains” | https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/when-it-rains/1339727195?i=1339727853 Rory: Phonte “Cry No More” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mtw2o1akZdc&feature=share Mal: Maliibu Miitch “The Count” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XzmrlxHDf8&feature=share
|Mar 07, 2018|
Episode 151 | "Vicious Cycle"
This week Joe, Rory and Mal had plenty to discuss but started off with brother Lenard (Charlamagne) and Mo’Nique’s Breakfast Club interview (2:57). The guys also give an update on “Hurt Bae” and the current status of their situation and Joe breaks down the do’s and don’t’s of a break-up (17:27). And yes, Safaree and his recent antics are discussed on this week’s episode (53:22). Also, a very important guest calls into the show to discuss Wale’s latest music (1:21:26). Other topics include: -Quincy Jones apology (43:26) -Tekashi69 being arrested and Mal addresses Akademiks (1:24:18) Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: TXS “Do Good” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdutBfyXPmg&feature=share Rory: Everything Is Recorded “Show Love” (ft Syd & Sampha) | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtwzymbS1D0&feature=share Mal: Gritlok “Warfare” | https://soundcloud.com/getgritty/warfare
|Feb 28, 2018|
Episode 150 | "Shrimp LaCafe"
This week Joe, Rory, and Mal had plenty to discuss and you won’t want to miss a minute of it. Starting off with their recap of the NBA All-Star weekend and Fergie’s unforgettable national anthem performance (5:38). Hell Rell was caught slippin’ at a restaurant and the guys react on his physical altercation which was caught on video (45:48). Is Blac Chyna the new Kim K? No. Nobody thinks that, but the guys do react to her alleged sex tape and grades the performance (1:06:32). And Drake’s new video released and Joe gives his in-depth opinion on, which then leads to an unexpected conversation about the Toronto rapper (1:21:01). If you’re ready to laugh with us, what are you waiting for? Tune in now! Other topics include: -Tekashi69 vs the West Coast (57:36) -Chris Rock's Netflix special (1:54:46) -Joe's son disses him, how should Joe handle it? (2:01:51)
|Feb 21, 2018|
Episode 149 | "High Flyer"
This week Joe, Rory, and Mal covered a wide range of topics but start off by discussing the first ever BET Social Awards! We’d like to thank the listeners for voting for us in the category of “The Best Podcast” (2:54) Salute to you all. Last week, Quincy Jones dropped the most-talked about interview of the year. If you’re familiar with the interview, you’re aware that Quincy made a lot of bold statements and the guys decide what’s to be believed and what’s not (21:10). Jhene Aiko revealed in an interview this week how she began dating Big Sean which led the guys to ask is it okay to go on a “friend date” while in a relationship (47:06)? Make sure you cop your tickets for “Oh What a Night” on February 21st! Check out the link below for more information! And follow the official @JoeBuddenPod on Twitter for updates. http://bit.ly/2FswBaN Other topics include: -Valentine’s Day plans (32:04) -Troy Ave interview recap (1:03:00) -Is it cold out here for Tory Lanez? (1:18:23) Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Tory Lanez (ft. PartyNextDoor) “Leaning” | https://youtu.be/mxcq1ag9K_M Rory: Jorja Smith “I Am” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdg6bVqMhK0&feature=share Mal: Trev Rich “Diamonds” | https://soundcloud.com/trevrichhd/trev-rich-diamonds
|Feb 14, 2018|
Episode 148 | "Timber and a Lake"
This week Joe, Rory and Mal discuss Justin Timberlake’s Super Bowl performance and determine if his run is over as a top-tier pop artist. They also discuss the beef between Justin and Prince and if it was suitable for Justin to give Prince a tribute (6:56). Dave Chappelle isn’t funny? According to Faizon Love, Dave isn’t as funny as we give him credit for. Also, Gary Owen calls out Monique for her recent antics and the guys weigh in on all the drama between the Comedians (40:57). And Troy Ave’s latest song opens the conversation about the ethics of “snitching” (1:43:48). Make sure you cop your tickets for “Oh What a Night” on February 21st! Check out the link below for more information! And follow the official @JoeBuddenPod on Twitter for updates. http://bit.ly/2FswBaN Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: 7am “Chances” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKIsmMTztlg&feature=share Rory: Arin Ray (ft. DRAM) “Communication” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qb-DW5Q93yw&feature=share Mal: Chris Classic “Coolest Monkey In the Jungle” | https://soundcloud.com/chrisclassic/coolest-monkey-in-the-jungle
|Feb 07, 2018|
Episode 147 | "Dip From My Pod"
This week Joe, Rory, and Mal are joined by “HitMaka” (formerly known as Yung Berg) and if you enjoyed his previous appearance on the podcast (episode 115) you’ll love this episode. Joe and the guys start off by recapping the Grammy’s & some of the headlines that stemmed from the award show (6:42). Then they discuss the Roc Nation brunch and the exclusivity of the event (50:45). Obviously it’s no secret that Joe has retired from rapping, but could HitMaka be the person who convinces Joe to come out of retirement? The guys get into a heated debate on Joe’s next moves (1:46:08). This episode is loaded! Make sure you cop your tickets for “Oh What a Night” on February 21st! Check out the link below for more information! And follow the official @JoeBuddenPod on Twitter for updates. http://bit.ly/2FswBaN Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: The Code (ft. Cassie) “Muse/About Ava” | https://soundcloud.com/thecxde/muse-featcassie Rory: Levan Kali “Smile” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VY3XnF1N1m4&feature=share Mal: Kevin Ross “The Prototype” | https://soundcloud.com/kevinrossmusic/prototype
|Jan 31, 2018|
Episode 146 | "Dancing Shoes"
It’s scary hours out here. Joe, Rory, and Mal give their thoughts on Drake’s latest release & determine if Drake really wants smoke with Joe or not (8:37). Also, Star is back in mainstream media alongside DJ Akademiks and the guys discuss the future of EDS now that they found a permanent co-host (39:35). “You don’t got the answers Sway!” *Kanye voice*. Well, apparently Mo’Nique thought Sway did have the answers because she revealed her grievances with Netflix in her interview with Sway and the crew weighs in on if she has a legit reason to be upset (1:07:03). And another talented rapper gone too soon, Joe, Rory and Mal send their condolences to Fredo Santana (1:00:40). Salute. The “Oh What a Night” event turned out to be great and incase you’re wondering, Mal actually debuted his spoken word talents. Make sure you look out for tickets to go on sale soon for the February 21st event! Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: SiR “Summer in November” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gswTvfkjoYk&feature=share Mal: Dave East (featuring Matt Patterson) “Never Been” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3BxpohuTGcY&feature=share Rory: Mone Corleone "The Watchers" | https://soundcloud.com/callmemone/the-watchers
|Jan 24, 2018|
Episode 145 | "Role Play"
This week Joe, Rory and Mal are joined by Ice and from beginning to end let the jokes fly. Joe wants to know if and when it’s cool to set your girlfriend as the lock screen on your phone (10:47). As predicted on this podcast, the robots have arrived! The guys talk about the new “life-like” sex dolls that were introduced, which adds to “conspiracy theory” Joe’s prediction of robots taking over (30:09). Also, they discuss which one of the guys that have participated in role-play and Joe reveals his go-to character in the bedroom, you’d never guess what it is (1:11:26). This episode is filled so tune in and indulge. Don’t forget to cop your tickets for “Oh What a Night” hosted by Joe Budden at the Highline Ballroom on January 22! Other topics include: -Chris Paul wants smoke with the Clippers (37:06) -Offset getting Cardi B’s name tattooed on himself (45:46) -Chris Brown dropping ANOTHER joint project, is this helping or hurting his legacy (1:35:54) Sleeper picks of the week: Rory: Craig David (featuring GoldLink) “Live in the Moment” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=osJkdwQypbk&feature=share Joe: THEY. “Africa” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BSLvWe0Mik&feature=share Mal: Floda “Weak” | https://soundcloud.com/kingfloda/flo-weak-prodby-saidon Ice: Albee Al, Arsonal and Fetty Wap “New Jersey Drive”
|Jan 17, 2018|
Episode 144 | "How Bizarre"
On this weeks episode Joe, Rory and Mal get straight to it and address the rumored beef between Joe and Eminem. They also discuss if Em was speaking to Joe or not on his “Chloraseptic” remix, as well as Joe’s Twitter exchange with Bizzare (2:07). Also, Joe reveals that he is willing to rap again, but for one reason only (14:25). Last week Bruno Mars dropped the “Finesse” remix featuring Cardi B, which led the guys to ask, are we being forced to listen to Cardi at this point (19:30)? And Lupe vs Kendrick, who should be ranked higher on the “all-time” list (1:32:18). This episode is loaded, enjoy. Don’t forget to check out “Oh What a Night” at the Highline Ballroom on January 22! Other topics include: -Oprah potentially running for President (43:12) -H&M controversy on social media (50:11) -Record labels not paying producers (59:30) -Jimmy Iovine leaving Apple Music (1:07:14) Sleeper picks of the week Mal: Wild boy and Bugsy “Vibes” Rory: Liquid Spirits “4Everyday” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=laNmsg7XRzA Joe: Always Never “Wylin’” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRtY6lnG55U&feature=share Bonus sleeper pick: Lupe Fiasco “Mural” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XR84Yo41DxI&feature=share
|Jan 10, 2018|
Episode 143 | "Joegul"
The first episode of 2018 is here, Joe starts off by recapping his New Years at Sean’s house. He then decides to address recent topics that haven’t been discussed, such as Azealia Banks dissing him and Mal’s affiliation with the Kardashian’s (18:36). Friend of the show, HitMaka (formerly know as Yung Berg), calls in to take Mal to homie court (20:52). And the guys recap the Drake and Lil Wayne freestyle, which led Joe to ask a few questions (1:03:35). Don’t forget to check out “Oh What a Night” at the Highline Ballroom on January 22 (1:28:46). http://highlineballroom.com/show/2018/01/22/joe-budden-oh-what-a-night-2/ Other topics include: -The guys discuss Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special (47:13) -New Years resolutions (54:57) -DJ Akademiks vs Charlamagne tha God (1:48:44) Sleeper picks of the week: Mal: Jag - “Dalton Ave Interlude” | https://soundcloud.com/callemjag/dalton-ave-interlude Joe: Moneybagg Yo - “Don’t Know” | https://youtu.be/0wnqirlaG0o Rory: Devvon Terrell - “Temperature” | https://youtu.be/r7MOaqvHSC4
|Jan 03, 2018|
Episode 142 | "Sean's House"
After a week of festering, Joe revisits his beef with Complex and gives more insight on his departure (15:22). The guys also discuss Cardi B’s new single, Offset cheating, and her ongoing tension with Nicki Minaj (57:32). Although there are plenty of jokes this episode, the guys get serious and pay homage to Reggie Osse, better known as “Combat Jack” (50:32). We ended 2017 with a million views in a week, shout out to the fans for rocking with us. We’ll be back in 2018. Other topics include: -Akademiks beefing on twitch (17:57) -Ebro vs Mal in dodgeball/Rory vs Mal in 1 on 1 (1:05:31) -Lavar Ball’s new basketball league (1:22:44) -Joe addresses Kevin Hart’s interview (1:28:50) Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Timbaland (featuring 6lack) “Grab the Wheel” | https://youtu.be/DL8UDmRWAzc Rory: Jordan Bratton “Pieces” | https://youtu.be/ZADjYmyUD3s Mal: Conway “Bishop Shot Steel” | https://soundcloud.com/gxfr/07-bishop-shot-steel-produced
|Dec 27, 2017|
Episode 141 | "Everyday Struggle"
The explanation you’ve all been waiting for, Joe elaborates on the departure from his old job, he also highlights the importance of integrity (11:28). Then Joe, Rory, and Mal finally give their review of the Eminem album (1:21:00). The Black Thought Freestyle sparked a lot of attention this past week, which inspired the guys to reveal their list of lyricist they believe are elite (1:42:51). No, this is not their top 20 rapper’s of all time list. Enjoy. Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Diddy (ft. Nas and Beanie Sigel) “Journey Through the Life” | https://youtu.be/Jm9qUdUynpk Mal: Shawn Smith “Baby Alien (Freestyle)” | https://youtu.be/X04SNo2QoYE Rory: Albee Al “Funk Flex Freestyle” | https://youtu.be/BStk1lWZpoI
|Dec 20, 2017|
Episode 140 | "On A Different Time"
On this weeks episode, Joe, Rory, and Mal address how the internet got finessed by Keaton Jones and his family (19:42). Also, we know what “the streets” are saying, but is Big Sean’s new project really trash? The guys get into a heated debate over Sean’s new project (1:05:40). Plus the guys discuss if being nominated for an academy award still matter these days (1:24:00). Other topics include: -Joe thinks he has the scoop on something (41:30) -Jeezy’s song with J.Cole and Kendrick Lamar (1:47:20) -Sports segment (1:31:53) Sleeper Picks of the Week: Mal: SoulGroupUniverse “Brainstorm” | https://youtu.be/0taWa3RadNo Rory: Mone Corleone “Rising” | https://youtu.be/BJ1n2_j-ap8 Joe: Jazmine Sullivan “Forever Don’t Last” | https://youtu.be/7caf6ouyPFo
|Dec 13, 2017|
Episode 139 | "I'm Your O.G."
The “hard-nosed vet” Joe Budden kicks off this episode by letting Rory know who his O.G. is. Then Joe, Rory, and Mal give their thoughts on Eminem’s track list (3:24). Friend of the show, Charlamagne tha God, joins over the phone to address his comments regarding Bad Boys top 5 rappers of all-time (1:30:24). Plus, Mase calls in to clear up a few things (2:38:26). Make sure you stick around for this one. Other topics include: -Chanel West Coast rant (22:27) -Miguel’s album review (47:01) -New Jeezy album (2:01:31) Sleeper picks of the week: Rory: Roy Woods "Little Bit of Lovin" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-qgImEYG9Yw Mal: Chris Classic "A Father Figure" Joe: ELHAE ft. Sabrina Claudio "Blue" (Unreleased) | Original "Blue" Interlude https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYKQfAVMvPk
|Dec 06, 2017|
Episode 138 | "Stick Around"
Due to a week off, Joe, Rory and Mal had more than enough to discuss this week. Old beef reignited by two of Harlem’s own, they start off with Cam vs Mase (10:48), then switch gears to other top notch MC’s and discuss Fabolous and Jadakiss’s highly anticipated project, Friday on Elm Street (43:50). It’s that time of year again, Grammy nominations were released and the guys break that down (1:00:58). Joe talks about his observation of “Neo-Soul” groupies (1:26:30) and the newest segment on the podcast is back, Joe reading 40oz tweets (1:51:20). Other topics include: -Does Amber Rose deserve a Grammy? (1:19:07) -Rory got a facial (1:44:24) -New Chris Brown album? (2:23:26) -Big Sean vs Naya Rivera (2:29:08) Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Rory: Jacob Latimore "Remember Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GmBehpLiuk8 Mal: J.I.D "Hereditary" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6GVyiF-Yce8 Joe: CyHi the Prince "Don’t Know Why" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHJ1sMY0Je0
|Nov 29, 2017|
Episode 137 | "Daredevil"
This week, Joe, Rory and Mal briefly discuss the latest beef between xxxTentacion and the Migos (3:57). Also, they talk about the Judge in Meek Mill’s legal situation (25:46). Incase you haven’t heard, Eminem is back with his first single, and the guys give their thoughts on it (1:06:01). Plus, there’s a new inspirational segment introduced to the podcast this episode (1:14:14). And incase you were wondering, “homie court” is not in session this week. Other topics include: -Louis C.K. controversy (29:54) -New music review on H.I.M, H.E.R, Miguel and 6lack (50:12) -Sports conversation (1:33:09) -An update on Tyrese (1:40:12) -The latest on Love and Hip Hop (1:44:45) Sleeper picks of the week: Mal - Cyhi the Prynce - “New Africa” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1VAAFhKrew Rory - Noviless - “Calligraphy” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lhz23fk5GfI Joe - Omarion - “Open Up” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8X4YsHhwOs
|Nov 15, 2017|
Episode 136 | "Venit"
This week, Joe talks about his observation of Chris Brown’s approach for marketing his latest album (11:33). Joe, Rory and Mal also discuss Meek Mill’s legal situation and what this means for Meek going forward (25:35). Plus, Mal is back in “homie court” for proper group chat etiquette (54:38). Other topics include: -This weeks update on Tyrese (46:08) -Terry Crews being sexually assaulted [allegations] (1:04:29) -Classic movies being trash or not (1:16:05) -Latest news in sports (1:28:03) Sleeper Picks: Joe - 112 x "Without You" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mmo1a3-Wz4o Rory - Charles Bradley "Strictly Reserved For You" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rgnQYvzRDiQ Mal - Preme (ft PartyNextDoor) x "Can’t Hang" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ITvOObBXXJE
|Nov 08, 2017|
Episode 135 | "Vogue"
These are Savon's words ... Joe, Rory and Mal had a ton to discuss this week. Starting with Chris Brown’s album and the overload of music being put out by artist (16:04). Should Nicki Minaj be considered a superstar (40:50)? They also talk about the Migos fighting their security guard (1:07:40), Mal addresses NFL players after Texans owner refers to them as “inmates” (1:34:57), and one of the guys gets taken to “homie court”. Other topics include: ⁃ Album reviews - Big K.R.I.T, Ty Dolla $ign, 112, Yo Gotti, and Majid Jordan (32:08) ⁃ Kevin Spacey controversy (1:11:35) ⁃ Joe addresses Nicki Minaj’s tweets (2:09:55) Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Rory: Majid Jordan "Gave Your Love Away" Mal: JAG "The Outro" (Dalton Ave mixtape) Joe: Chris Brown "Tough Love"
|Nov 01, 2017|
Episode 134 | "Frock-a-fella"
Joe, Rory and Mal finally had the chance to discuss Eminem’s freestyle (2:26). Miko Grimes joins to give her thoughts on being friends with ex’s, an update on Taxstone and how she finessed the NFL (1:14:59). Also, Tyrese is at it again and the guys talk about his latest drama on Instagram (31:05). This episode is for V.I.P’s only. Other topics include.. - Lil B getting jumped by A Boogie’s camp (11:22) - This Is Us [TV show] (24:04) - Get well soon Combat Jack (28:10) - Strippers going on strike (1:03:10 - Mal wishes Drake a happy birthday (1:12:53) Sleeper Songs: Joe: H.E.R. "Free" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsKQtvIqF2o Rory: Toulouse "Hurtin" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CAYNTw6q6Kg Mal: Benny "Hustler's Wife" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JtrlGnSd9ak Miko: AJ Francis "Young, Black, & Paid" | iTunes
|Oct 25, 2017|
Episode 133 | "The Bottom Of This"
This week Joe, Rory and Mal address Joe’s beef with Russ and Chance [or vice versa] (02:35). Bridget Kelly also stops by to discuss her Love & Hip Hop shenanigans and pretzel throwing incident (1:03:16). NBA season is back, the guys take their picks and talk the return of the NBA (25:00) and also they’re going to get to the bottom on the Colin Kaepernick collusion case (11:35). Other topics include... Bow Wow photoshopping himself (1:08:35) Birdman vs Rick Ross (1:12:38) Drake, Odell & Von Miller (34:31) The dvsn album (1:17:33) Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Rory: Brent Faiyaz "First World Problemz" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQHrtgKvYDQ Mal: West Side Boogie "Let Me Rap" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vi0ckf7q4Vw Joe: dvsn "Run Away" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLs8lEjWfQ8
|Oct 18, 2017|
Episode 132 | "Dismayed, Rigged, and Munrowed"
Man .. I don't know .. lol Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Bridget: Bridget Kelly "Happy For Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYEhtE4XE7Y Rory: Sabrina Cladiuo "Wait" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXfUecjXkXc Joe: Hablot Browne "She Said" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ppFee1Y3W0 Mal: Belly "Lullaby" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8dHqE8ZzCM
|Oct 11, 2017|
Episode 131 | "Different Space"
Slut Walk, 50 vs Irv (again), Vegas, Jhene, PND, A Boogie, Gotti vs Dolph, and more! Sleeper Pick Of The Week: Joe: Jhene Aiko "You Are Here" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQsTDj62Iz8 Rory: Emanny "Free" | https://www.theonlyemanny.com Mal: Half-A-Mil ft. Quentin Miller "The Hills" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mDwSsHS5UC0
|Oct 04, 2017|
Episode 130 | "9"
Cardi, the NFL, twitter challengers, Rapsody, HER vs HIM, and more! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Joe: Tank "Sexy" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IG0JwU9-ukg Mal: K. Forest "Link" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LClUcumMdaw Rory: Sonder "One Night Only" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bXxaDtSJTA Rapsody "Power" | iTunes, Apple Music, Tidal, Spotify
|Sep 27, 2017|
Episode 129 | "Um"
Kevin Hart, Triple G, Hip Hop Honors, KD, Kyrie, and more! Sleeper Picks of the Week: Mal: V Don x Lil Eto Ft. Meyhem Lauren "High" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9pxFiGPS-Ck Rory: Kevin Ross "Don't Go" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kFncdOdHIw Joe: Sabrina Claudio "Belong To You" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6eug7Qv8iKY
|Sep 20, 2017|
Episode 128 | "This Is Not A Rant"
Wasn't much to talk about, but still ended up being one of the funnier episodes. Sleeper Picks: Rory: Elley Duhé "Immortal" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jfk6-lZUUvQ Joe: Tone Stith "Let Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ca7OtXNYQUc Mal: Conway The Machine "Bullet Club" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a6POxFMMcUQ
|Sep 13, 2017|
Episode 127 | "Blame Lenny S For That"
The guys discuss everyone's recent behavior on social media, Made In America, Power, engagement ring prices, and much more!! If you'd like to ask us a question, advice, or tell us a story email us at JoeBuddenPod@gmail.com Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Mal: JAG ft Cal Scruby "Stockton Malone" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8X7PXhTsM3U Joe: 11:11 "Good Love" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynWN82_2tcE Rory: Foreign Exchange "Shelter" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rmF_XmWIvQ
|Sep 06, 2017|
Episode 126 | "Top 20"
Some sports, some music, some bullshit .. something for the whole family. PLEASE DONATE TO THE FLOOD RELIEF IN HOUSTON --> https://www.youcaring.com/victimsofhurricaneharvey-915053 Sleeper Picks of the Week: Rory: Daniel Caesar "Best Part" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iKk6_2-AAGc Joe: Xavier Omar "Afraid" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4D-idhb9_S4 Mal: Leikeli47 "2nd Fiddle" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMGDG9mifdc
|Aug 30, 2017|
Episode 125 | "Anonymous"
Joined by our guest "Anonymous" we cover the Kyrie/Isiah trade, Hov interview, and much more! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Mal: Tyus "My Way" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NmG6qgNeI8 Joe: A1 "Always" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1YDHQEXipzo Rory: Luke James "Drip" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bbqx1Y5jU3U
|Aug 23, 2017|
Episode 124 | "Target or Targét?"
Episode 124, some what serious, some what not .. a lot covered in 90 minutes. Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Mal: Vado "Its Over" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhK-BolwHh4 Rory: Lianne La Havas "Don't Wake Me Up" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mcwbCAJ1UWM Joe: Siya "Don't U (Say Yes)" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=frRUYNotYcA
|Aug 16, 2017|
Episode 123 | "Hypnotize"
After a week off, the trio sits down to discuss OVO Fest, Rosenberg/Def Jam, Power, Joe being hypnotized, and much more! Sleeper Picks: Joe: H.I.M. "Habits" | https://soundcloud.com/officialmusichim/habits?in=officialmusichim/sets/h-i-m-vol-2-her-in-mind Rory: Jorja Smith "Teenage Fantasy" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oTnWe_sMznM Mal: Ye Ali ft Eric Bellinger "Big Body Benz" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_KDfdypDAo
|Aug 09, 2017|
Episode 122 | "GLOW"
Episode 122, we covered a recap of the live show, Maliah vs Drake, Meek’s album, Kyrie, Power, Bodak Yellow, and more! Sleeper Picks: Rory: Kyle Dion “Cool Side Of The Pillow” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wic6ShzCnkM Mal: Jermaine Elliott "Come Here" | https://soundcloud.com/jeliaye/comehere Joe: Ella Mai "Found" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jS7oAu5YmoQ
|Jul 26, 2017|
Episode 121 | "Join Forces"
R Kelly, Justice League vs Chance, Mayweather vs McGregor, Swiss vs Timbo, Mike Vick vs Kaepernick, and more! Go to Talkspace.com/BUDDEN for a special offer for our listeners, you can use coupon code BUDDEN to get $30 off your first month and show your support for this podcast Sleeper Pick: Joe: Jacquees & DeJ Loaf "You Belong To Somebody Else" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGcRbie18Jg Rory: Sevdaliza "Amandine Insensible" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ReWd-Pg81w Mal: Laron Smith "That Energy" | https://soundcloud.com/laronsmith-1/3-that-energy?in=laronsmith-1/sets/laron-smith-no-distractions-mixtape
|Jul 19, 2017|
Episode 120 | "The ESPYs?"
Joined by Ice, China vs Rob, Tyler the Creator, Prodigy, Power, The Defiant Ones, the great performers ever, and the return of Homie Court. Sleeper Picks: Ice: Topaz Jones "Tropicana" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6xghZZsNzMQ Rory: Slakah The Beatchild & Glenn Lewis "Number 1" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9XV0jtQX0Q Joe:
|Jul 12, 2017|
Episode 119 | "4:44"
|Jul 05, 2017|
Episode 118 | "Two & A Possible"
Apologies on the hiatus, but we're back to regular scheduled programing. This week we discuss Prodigy, The BET Awards, Migos, Meek vs SB, Power, Hov's tweets, Chance, Khaled, 2 Chainz, and more!!! Get 20% off your first pair, plus FREE shipping at www.MeUndies.com/JOE Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Mal: Vado "VADO" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Xnz-XCF2sU Rory: Devin The Dude "Are You Going My Way" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJJDGYjgqLA Joe: Tank "When We" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RNYdCZrhqok
|Jun 28, 2017|
Episode 117 | "Congrats My Guy"
Summer Jam, Khaled, XXL Freshman Cover, Tinashe, SZA, and much more!! Sleeper Picks: Rory: Jhene Aiko "While We're Young" | https://soundcloud.com/jhene-aiko-1/while-were-young-1 Joe: Asiahn "Time" | https://soundcloud.com/asiabryant/04-asiahn-time Mal: Saint John "3 Below" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5GNIZP0ceE
|Jun 14, 2017|
Episode 116 | "Fordham/Fordham"
4:44, Khaled, Jay Electronica, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Kanye leaks, and more! Sleeper Pick: Joe: H.E.R. "Every Kind Of Way" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zcLO-hL_T8 Rory: Raahiem "Paradise" | https://soundcloud.com/raahiem/sets/fear-of-the-unknown-1 Mal: Shawn Smith "Heaven" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4UqYvCmH7cU
|Jun 07, 2017|
Episode 115 | "Hit Maka!"
Special edition episode this week ... whatever preconceived notions you had about the artist formally known as Yung Berg will likely change after this episode.
|Jun 02, 2017|
Episode 114 | "Me Moneys"
Last episode recap, Byrson, Tiger, Rihanna, and more! We have another episode dropping this week! If you love yourself and this podcast go to www.MeUndies.com/JOE and save 20%!!!!! Sleeper Picks: Mal: Ye Ali "Talk Less" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dSFD9GaiV4A Joe: G4SHI "Rose Gold" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwox2yqjyV0 Rory: R.LUM.R "Be Honest" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIFa0EzgGOY
|May 31, 2017|
Episode 113 | "Podcast Beef?"
Episode 113 with either friend or enemy of the show Charlamagne Tha God Sleeper Picks: Rory: T Wayne "Waste Of A Wasp" | https://soundcloud.com/tpain/t-pain-lil-wayne-waist-of-a?in=tpain/sets/t-wayne Charlamange: David Banner "Who Want It" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCbZixfj68c Mal: Rolling Stone P "Little Do They Know" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arWUfB-BDi4 Joe: T Pain "You Don't Know Shit" | https://soundcloud.com/tpain/you-dont-know-shit
|May 24, 2017|
Episode 112 | "Good Morning"
Episode 112 ... NBA lottery, Mother's Day, LA Reid's legacy, Steve Harvey's emails, Bryson Tiller, is college really needed? Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Joe: Kaytranada "Got It Good" | https://soundcloud.com/kaytranada/got-it-good Rory: Vanjess "Touch The Floor" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBdRPIB_bFs Mal: Che Ecru "2 AM" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=690BxPKrufs
|May 17, 2017|
Episode 111 | "Are We Beefing?"
Episode 111 ... a lot covered, Travis/Lyor, Lavar Ball, Yes Julz, artist management, Aaron Hernandez, Meek Mill, Charles Barkley, Tahiry, Nick, and much more! Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Joe: CeeLo "Redbone" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REzU35yFfNo Rory: JMSN "Cruel Intentions" | https://soundcloud.com/iamjmsn/cruel-intentions-single Mal: WunTayk Timmy x Bryson Tiller "Cake" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPgE0Np1l94
|May 10, 2017|
Episode 110 | "Where's Ja?"
Klheo Beverly, Frye Fest, Joe vs Yachty, retired rappers, IG likes, and more!! Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Mal: Conway The Machine "Cooked In Hells Kitchen" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8T6W9Bmaq0&t=1s Rory: Sonder "Too Fast" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flM8-rR0_O8 Joe: PARTYNEXTDOOR | OVO Radio
|May 03, 2017|
Episode 109 | "Pause"
Episode 109, the guys discuss Chance's anti-label artwork, Kendrick's numbers, Nike vs Adidas, Summer Jam lineup, and more! Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Joe: Ré Lxuise "DM Me" EP | https://soundcloud.com/relxuise/sets/dm-me-ep Rory: Kyle Dion "Hold On To Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bRjSboHFODI Mal: Brent Faiyaz "Poison" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giNRG6ttw80
|Apr 26, 2017|
Episode 108 | "DAMN, Are We Selling Out?"
As you can probably see, we've finally named the podcast, but don't worry we still will be delivering you a free weekly podcast! On today's episode we discuss the podcast selling out, Kendrick Lamar's album and where he stands in hip hop, the Cleveland shooter, 13 Reasons Why, Melo, and more! Sleeper Picks of The Week: Joe: Sabrina Claudio "Confidently Lost" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXiMKUu_1xs Rory: ELHAE "Slip And Fall" |https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7SAvcLKjzEU Mal: Xavier Omär "Blind Man" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nS_V9iXBtxw
|Apr 19, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 107
Joe, Mal, and Rory sit down to discuss the United passenger situation, Joey Badass's comments to Hot 97, Troy Ave's breakfast club interview and overall status of his situation, and much much more! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Joe: Mack Wilds "Explore" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q80dFZ8kX7k Rory: They "Back Around" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICLmpr2sIO0 Mal: Gold Link "Crew" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rAw8wv1QPQ
|Apr 12, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 106
We're back! After a week off the guys sit down with guest comedian Bo and discuss Kendrick vs Big Sean, Chance & Rory's conversation, Rikers Island, Suge, Joe's tic tac toe abilities, and the return of Homie Court. Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Joe: Common "I Used To Love H.E.R." | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JxOZLCcke3A Rory: 11:11 "I'm Good" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55fCbLo-WZk Mal: Nick Grant "Black Sinatra" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbXv0eMjYlg Bo: EPMD "Headbanger" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Um1S-C0zUQo
|Apr 05, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 105
More podcasts; Joe, Mal, and Rory sit down to discuss the Ross album, Birdman vs Rick Ross, the best ear for beats, More Life, Chance The Rapper's independence, and more! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Rory: India Shawn x James Fauntleroy "Floating Away" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FT-u11HMJN4 Mal: Belly "Freestyle With The L A Leakers" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynyNa0zeR78 Joe: Eric Bellinger "Know / Vibes" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yLxP1wbpXg
|Mar 22, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 104
Apologies for the late release! Joe, Mal, and Rory sit down to discuss Nicki's reply, Joe's Charles Oakley story, Jordan Peele, Clue vs Flex, the new Matrix, Young MA, and Snapchat nude etiquette. Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Joe: August Alsina "Wait" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAqxgK-fa4E Rory: Flores "Undercover" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YW_Ss-a03nw Mal: Young MA "Hot Sauce" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7f3IEnfqXI
|Mar 16, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 103
This week we make Mal admit to being bias, attack Rory's Pro Trump haircut & Cyn is here to remind me of how loved i am. Also analysis of Remy's second diss & what is appropriate behavior for ex's. Sleepers Mal - Mysonne Flex freestyle Rory - SG Lewis "All Night" Joe - Elley Duhe "Immortal"
|Mar 08, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 102
Episode 102, the guys sit down to discuss Remy vs Nicki, Just Blaze vs Swizz, the definition of "wifey", and much more! "Beef" Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Joe: Jay-Z "Blueprint 2" Rory: Jadakiss "Checkmate" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gd4OWtKiU-w Ice: Arsonal "Spring Cleanin" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKUNrlgTuPQ Mal: Kriss Kross "Jump" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=010KyIQjkTk
|Mar 01, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 101
The guys sit down to discuss New Orleans, fighting signs, Mendeecee's 30 for 30, snipers, past stories, the Drake interview, and more! Sleeper Songs of the Week: Rory: Daniel Caesar "Get You" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sweE862aOGc Mal: Elhea "Wonder Woman" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OCA4euoPSvA Ice: Sahbabii "Pull Up With A Stick" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hs2UYShruJg Joe: 6lack "Bless Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JD8vLqdE3fU
|Feb 22, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 100
Episode 100!!!!!!! Can't say we thought we'd be doing this for a 100 weeks. Joe, Mal, Ice, and Rory sit down to discuss Jim vs Cam, the new Dipset, Grammy's, rappers dating the same women, Chance & Frank Ocean's independence, and more! Thank you all for tuning in for 100 episodes!! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Mal: Tee Grizzley "First Day Out" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4oGd60G--Q Ice: TEC & Mane Musik "Ain't No Coming Down" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqNtk6GEGW4 Joe: SiR "The Canvas" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jem9AyL4KQ4 Rory: ODESZA "All We Need" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oi4Cf6lkDr4
|Feb 15, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 99
Joined by Ice, the guys sit down to discuss the Super Bowl, Trey Songz reality show, Nicki's house being robbed, Supreme x LV, Young Money reunion, and more! Happy Birthday Sandra Bland.
|Feb 08, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 98
Back from missing a week, the trio sits down to discuss the Muslim ban, Sage Steele, The New Edition bio pic, Lebron, Carmelo, the Super Bowl, Ross vs Jeezy and much more! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Mal: Slaughterhouse "See Dead People" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iayIZdIvzqs Rory: Jordan Rakei "The Light" | https://soundcloud.com/jordan-rakei/the-light-1 Joe: Emanny "Black Heart EP" | Available 2/13/17
|Feb 01, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 97
The trio sits down to discuss playoff football, Tax, the power of a Chris Brown hook, NY rappers that almost made it, Jhene Aiko, meetings with Donald Trump, and more! Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Mal: Benny & Conway "Dirty Needles" | https://soundcloud.com/blacksopranofamily/dirty-needles Rory: Femdot "totheoneoutsouth" | https://soundcloud.com/femdotmusic/totheoneoutsouth Joe: Adria Kain "Reasons" | https://soundcloud.com/adria-kain/reverse-psychology-full-album
|Jan 18, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 96
Joe, Mal, Ice, and Rory discuss The Giants, Obama, Nicki x Meek, the undercards of Soulja Boy vs Chris Brown, and more! Sleeper Picks: Rory: Xaiver Omar "Special Eyes" | https://soundcloud.com/xvromar/sets/the-everlasting-wave-ep Mal: Chubby Jag "Intro" | http://www.datpiff.com/Chubby-Jag-Scattered-Thoughts-3-mixtape.815635.html Joe: Normani Kordei "Don't Touch My Hair/Cranes In The Sky (Cover)" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8f3btIgxK08
|Jan 11, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 95
Quick run through of all the fuck shit in the first 3 days of 2017. Sleeper Picks: Rory: Ray BLK "Chill Out" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfpgMkZ8vk8 Joe: Snoh Aalegra "Under The Influence" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koYy-lLSF8E
|Jan 04, 2017|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 94
Joe, Mal, and Rory discuss past events of 2016, predictions for 2017, and more!
|Dec 28, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 93
Joe, Mal, & Rory sit down with Genius's Rob Markman and Hot 97's Scottie Beam to discuss the top 10 R&B artists of 2016 based upon vocals, singles, album, album sales/streams, impact, and touring; along with some other banter. Sleeper Picks: Scottie Beam: Gucci Mane ft Bryson Tiller "Drove U Crazy" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XG3hskn8fMQ Rob Markman: K.R. "Onyx" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yg23DvzxgqE Rory: Thirdstory ft Pusha T "G Train" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_OhUIVsUkxg Joe: Lloyd "Heavenly Body" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGgYW6WI6kw Mal: Rich The Kid ft Jaden Smith "Like This" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=icpl9DEagsk
|Dec 22, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 92
Joe and Rory sit down to discuss Kanye/Trump, J. Cole's album, Joe's recent run in with DJ Envy, and more! Please send prayers and donation to the Oakland Fire Fund for the Twin Daughters of Alex Ghassan -- > https://www.youcaring.com/alexfrantzghassan-709493 Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Rory: Gallant "Skipping Stones" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9GkH7qG8HO0 Joe: Tank "All About You" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6v8SqBygc2s
|Dec 14, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 91
J. Cole, Wale, Big Sean, Tomi vs Charlamagne, PND vs Jeremih, Grammy's, Complex, and more! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Mal: Teyana Taylor ft Chris Brown "Freak On" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BpVBmwhuAfs Ice: Casanova "Line Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DU98XXXkGCc Rory: WOLFE de MÇHLS "Drugs Bass And You | https://soundcloud.com/ravemerica/drugs-bass-and-you Joe: Jeremih "Woosah" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3wp1Ma4iUsI
|Dec 07, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 90
Episode 90! Joe, Mal, and Rory sit down to discuss Insecure (sort of), Rory being on LHHNY, Umph, Young M.A., and more! Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Rory: 6LACK "Free" | https://soundcloud.com/6lack/free Mal: One Take Drew "Fifty/Fifty" | https://soundcloud.com/onetakedrew Joe: N/A
|Nov 30, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 89
The trio sits down the day after Thanksgiving to discuss Kanye, women that drink Henny, LHHNY, if Rory is a hipster, and more!
|Nov 25, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 88
Back to regular scheduled programming; the trio sits down to discuss the election, SNL, and more! Support our podcast and visit www.lootcrate.com/intpl and get 3 dollars off your subscription with promo code: intpl Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Mal: Westsidegunn "Summertime Slam 88" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TuqVNN13z_A Rory: Sinead Harnett "Love To Lose" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdsExlbx_KE Joe: Rico Love "Trifiling" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n4i8gktkvrU
|Nov 16, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 87
Joe, Rory, and Mal sit down during the Miami stop on the Rage Tour to catch up on all that has been happening. Sleeper Picks Of The Week: Mal: Jacquees "Want Your Sex" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXTNO1ch0cE Rory: Mike Classic "Whoosa" | https://soundcloud.com/mikeclassic/woosah-prod-by-kaui Joe: Marsha Ambrosius "So Good" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhQDE3sWV5E
|Nov 07, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 86
The whole cluster fuck of Cudi, Drake, Push, Jay, and whoever else was kinda dissed, Future the home wrecker, Trick Daddy's views, and more! Sleeper Songs Of Week: Rory: Stack Bundles "Peep Game" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6ajC7giAHo Mal: Kevin Cossom "Always But Never" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cp0fuZ4DF3k Joe: Tone Stith "Selfish" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHl3larPD9Y
|Oct 26, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 84
Just Joe and Rory this week, you'll either love this episode or hate, if so, we'll catch you on the next one. Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Joe: Emanny "Belong To You" | https://soundcloud.com/emannymusic/belongs-to-you Rory: Beyonce x D'Angelo "Untitled Rocket" | https://soundcloud.com/beyonce-visualalbum/untitled-rocket-a-jaybeatz
|Oct 12, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 83
Kim getting robbed, Solange's album, the best albums of the year so far, Beans, the best BET cyphers ever, and much more! Sleeper Picks: Mal: Jack Marzilla "Low Key Trill" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuR6UF7VY7E Rory: James Fauntleroy "Every Man" | https://soundcloud.com/thejamesfauntleroy/every-man Joe: Sterling Simms "Jersey Shore" | (this record never came out so Joe is an asshole)
|Oct 05, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 82
A bit more serious than usual, but with all that is happening somethings needed to be addressed; Joe, Mal, and Rory discuss the debate, stop & frisk, policing, Game's cheesesteak saga, and more! Sleeper Songs: Mal: K Forest "Soigne" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KATW-MrwZfc Joe: H.E.R. "U" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLWayccuhts Rory: Mac Miller ft Ariana Grande "My Favorite Part" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2vkko-vX06I
|Sep 28, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 81
Joe, Rory, and Mal sit down to discuss the Game/Meek/Sean Kingston issues and then give their top 10 favorite rap beef vlogs. Below are links to some of our favorites: Bow Wow vs Soulja Boy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pxwl6eho4M Joe vs Ransom https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VG1Y84jhbUI Ghost face vs Action Bronson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z93IaKPY_Wc J hood vs D Block https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8b_5mryDPRk Jojo's crips vs QV bloods https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yRHhm0a5lE Ricky Romance vs Chris Brown https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERYAfTQgwnc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNxjJFa_T_0 Chris Brown goons run up on Frank Ocean car https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8yp5_1yZj8 Royce w/ a bazooka vs Benzino https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_tQtkJJeTY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPyfUN2zsls 50 vs Ross - Curly - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TJQuEcy5IE Tru Life vs Dipset https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFCXRK7E9m8 Cam by the pool vs 50 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uvRPh8pDaas Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Rory: Ro James "Permission" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qp1Pq2Fuw30 Joe: Usher "Rivals" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYRJYApTlUQ Mal: Young M.A. "Summer Story" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BfBFql6gt-o
|Sep 21, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 80
Joe, Mal, and Rory sit down and discuss Just Blaze & Mister Cee at Henny Palooza, Travis's publishing, Football, and more! Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Mal: Dreezy & T. Pain "Close To You" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mDh-5u9SRpk Joe: Sinead Harnett "She Ain't Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMLXl6tBjA0 Rory: Sampha "Blood On Me" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1i2Y7O-m1o
|Sep 14, 2016|
I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 79
Started off calm lol ... if you don't like hip hop this episode may not be for you, if that's the case, we'll catch you on the next one.
|Sep 07, 2016|