Episode 5: A Muse In Our Feelings
In this latest episode of "Fresh Takes", Beamon and Kel dive into new releases from dvsn, DaBaby and Westside Gunn. We also discuss Drake's "Toosie Slide" and why rap is the new pop music. Chris Brown's career trajectory after "Exclusive" is reviewed. We also prepare you for the new "Last Dance" Bulls documentary as we discuss our favorite moments from their championship era.
April 18, 2020
Episode 4: The Worst Man I Can Be
In this latest episode of 1stDayFresh com's "Fresh Takes" podcast we heavily discuss one of music's "worse men", PartyNextDoor. Listen as Beamon and Kel break down his new LP "Party Mobile", the growing popularity of Instagram Live music battles, tell you why PND 2 is an underappreciated classic and most important discuss the wild ride that is Netflix's "Tiger King".
April 01, 2020
Episode 3: We ain't got nothing better to do
Quarantine and social distancing is no match for the "Fresh Takes" podcast as we return for episode 3. In this edition Kel and Beamon of 1stDayFresh.com discuss the world of sports (or lack thereof), The Weeknd and his new album, the power of being an artist who is good at features and in our "Replay" segment we break down why ScHoolboy Q's "Blank Face" LP is a classic. Like us, you ain't got nothing better to do so get to it.
March 21, 2020
Episode 1: A way too late review of the 2010's
In the revival episode of the "Fresh Takes" podcast, Beamon and Kel of 1stDayFresh.com sit down to reflect over the past 10 years in rap culture. Yeah, we know the decade ended months ago but that's not the point! Listen as we discuss our top 5 rappers of the decade based on overall impact, moments that shifted the culture, artists we are excited for in the next decade and women in hip-hop.
February 25, 2020