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Pull Up Season 2 Episode 14: Decade Wrap Up | Joe Budden & Charlamagne The God

Joe Budden and Chatlamagne link up to give us the Decade Wrap Up in the latest episode of Joey’s #PullUp series. Continue reading “Pull Up Season 2 Episode 14: Decade Wrap Up | Joe Budden & Charlamagne The God”

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SOTC Talks Fat Joe Being Black, Afro-Latinx Culture, N-Word Usage & More | State of the Culture [Season 2 EP7]

On the seventh episode of Season 2 for SOTC, Joe Budden and co-hosts Remy Ma, Jinx & Eboni K. Williams touch on the following topics: Fat Joe’s Latino comments, Black Excellence, Tekashi 6ix9ine snitching, Antonio Brown wants back in NFL, New Music, Best diss track debate, and Fantasia on women being submissive. Continue reading “SOTC Talks Fat Joe Being Black, Afro-Latinx Culture, N-Word Usage & More | State of the Culture [Season 2 EP7]”

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SOTC Talks Nicki Minaj’s Retirement, Kevin Hart’s Accident, LGBTQ in Hip Hop & More | State of the Culture [Season 2 EP 5]

On the fifth episode of Season 2, Joe Budden and co-hosts Remy Ma, Jinx & Eboni K. Williams sound off on the following topics: Kevin Hart, Black Excellence, Netflix: Hustle & Rhythm, JAY-Z breaks down NFL Partnership, Malik Yoba & transgender women, Dave Chapelle Sticks and Stones, Nicki Minaj Retiring and New Music. Continue reading “SOTC Talks Nicki Minaj’s Retirement, Kevin Hart’s Accident, LGBTQ in Hip Hop & More | State of the Culture [Season 2 EP 5]”

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Amazon Rainforest Fire, Eric Garner, White People in Hip Hop & More | State Of The Culture [Season 2 EP 4]

On the fourth episode of Season 2, Joe Budden and co-hosts Remy Ma & Jinx sound off on the following topics: The Amazon Rainforest fire, Tee Grizzley’s Aunt/Manager Fatally Shot, Officer Who Murdered Eric Garner Gets Fired, Kodak Black Pleads Guilty to Charges, Black Excellence, Nick Cannon On White People in Hip Hop, Eminem & Drake Deal w/ Legal Battles & New Music Releases. Continue reading “Amazon Rainforest Fire, Eric Garner, White People in Hip Hop & More | State Of The Culture [Season 2 EP 4]”

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Joe Budden, Nicki Minaj & Queen Radio, JAY-Z & the NFL & More | State Of The Culture [Season 2 EP 3]

On the third episode of Season 2, Joe Budden and co-hosts Remy Ma & Jinx sound off on the following topics: Joe Budden & Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky Verdict, Black Excellence, Young Jeezy Retiring, Drake & The Beatles, New Artists Going Viral, JAY-Z & The NFL. Continue reading “Joe Budden, Nicki Minaj & Queen Radio, JAY-Z & the NFL & More | State Of The Culture [Season 2 EP 3]”

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Top 50 Best Rappers, Cyntonia Brown, Women in Hip Hop & More. | State Of The Culture [Season 2 EP 2]

On the second episode of Season 2, Joe Budden and co-hosts Remy Ma & Jinx sound off on the following topics: Top 50 best rapper list, Mass Shooting in Texas & Ohio, Cyntoia Brown released from prison, Illinois prison population down by 20%, Black Excellence, The female impact on Hip Hop, Spinderella sues Salt N Pepa for unpaid royalties, Reginae Carter caught spying on boyfriend at party. Continue reading “Top 50 Best Rappers, Cyntonia Brown, Women in Hip Hop & More. | State Of The Culture [Season 2 EP 2]”

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RIP Nipsey Hussle, August Alsina & The Smith’s, REVOLT Hip Hop Summit | State Of The Culture (EP 22)

For the last episode of season 1, Joe Budden, Remy Ma, & Jinx discuss the untimely death of Nipsey Hussle, continuing Nipsey’s legacy, NAACP Image Award’s, Lupita Nyong’o becomes an author, Big Sean, REVOLT Hip Hop Summit, August Alsina & The Smith’s, Black Cinema rewriting the horror genre, Name That Lil. Continue reading “RIP Nipsey Hussle, August Alsina & The Smith’s, REVOLT Hip Hop Summit | State Of The Culture (EP 22)”

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Jordan Peele’s “Us,” Cardi B & Cancel Culture, Jussie Smollett, etc | State Of The Culture (EP 21)

This week, Joe Budden, Remy Ma & Jinx sounds off on the following topics: Jordan Peele’s Us, Wendy Williams, Cardi B & cancel culture, Will Packer, Trump’s wall, Jussie Smollett, XXL Freshman List, Emancipation & Reparations 2020, New Spaces Brings New Beginnings for Lil Uzi Vert & Big Sean, & the cast play a game of Raptionary. Continue reading “Jordan Peele’s “Us,” Cardi B & Cancel Culture, Jussie Smollett, etc | State Of The Culture (EP 21)”

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Jess Not Hilarious, Wendy Williams confession, Kodak vs Young MA, etc | State of the Culture (EP 20)

On the latest episode of #SOTC, Joe Budden and co-hosts Scottie Beam, Remy Ma, and Jinx discuss the following topics: Prayers to families of New Zealand shooting, Jess not so Hilarious, GQ requested J. Cole’s presence and story: Buck The System, Universal Hip Hop Museum set to open in the Bronx 2023, Black Excellence, Wellness for Wendy Williams, Kodak Black’s inappropriate rants & lyrics to Young M.A., Mayhem in Miami and Guess that Lyric .

Check out State of the Culture’s 20th episode below.

Continue reading “Jess Not Hilarious, Wendy Williams confession, Kodak vs Young MA, etc | State of the Culture (EP 20)”

Interview, Video

How Do We Deal With Michael Jackson & R. Kelly’s Abuse Allegations? | For The Record

The controversial Michael Jackson documentary, Leaving Neverland, aired on HBO on March 3 and March 4, prompting viewers to revisit the King of Pop’s alleged sexual abuse of two boys. Just a few months earlier, Lifetime aired a six-part documentary titled Surviving R. Kelly, focusing on R&B singer R. Kelly’s long history of allegations of sexual abuse. On the latest episode of ‘For The Record,’ Genius’ Head of Artist Relations Rob Markman convened a panel with ‘Afropunk’ Senior Culture Editor Myles E. Johnson and music and culture writer Lakin Starling to process the allegations.
Continue reading “How Do We Deal With Michael Jackson & R. Kelly’s Abuse Allegations? | For The Record”

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Is Offset The Best Migos Member? | For The Record

After a few delays, Offset became the final member of Migos to drop his debut solo album with FATHER OF 4. It follows Quavo’s October 2018 project, QUAVO HUNCHO, and Takeoff’s November 2018 release, The Last Rocket. To discuss FATHER OF 4 and debate which Migos member is the best, Genius’ Head of Artist Relations Rob Markman hosted a panel consisting of cultural critic Cory Townes, BET’s Ivy Rivera, and YouTube’s Artist Partnership Lead Naomi Zeichner on the latest episode of ‘For The Record.’
Continue reading “Is Offset The Best Migos Member? | For The Record”

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BET vs Nicki, Nipsey’s Dr. Sebi Doc, Jussie Smollett’s case, more | State of the Culture (Episode 15)

Joe Budden and co-hosts Remy Ma, Scottie Beam, and Jinx aren’t sugar coating shit. On the latest episode of State of the Culture, they talk about Rich the Kid and Usher reportedly getting robbed, T.I. vs Floyd Mayweather, Jussie Smollett’s case developments, 21 Savage’s Good Morning America interview, What’s happening inside Greene Correctional Facility, The Grammy’s were blacker than ever, but are we buying it? BET vs. Nicki Minaj, Competition with Women in hip hop, Mo’Nique and Steve Harvey’s conversation on Money & Integrity/blackballing in Entertainment, Dame Dash apologizes to JAY-Z, Lyor Cohen & more, Hip Hop embracing Female Artists, and last but not least, Nipsey Hussle’s documentary on Dr. Sebi. #SOTC Continue reading “BET vs Nicki, Nipsey’s Dr. Sebi Doc, Jussie Smollett’s case, more | State of the Culture (Episode 15)”