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The Dope Tho Podcast

The Dope Tho Podcast

By Dope Tho

The Dope Tho Podcast, a weekly show covering music and Black culture. Tune into the Dope Tho family for mischief, hijinks, all the hot takes you can handle.
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Respect The WAMAs
Respect The WAMAs
Acklin, DJ Suspence and Hoody are back again this week! Tap in with the guys on the following topics: AMAs: (Kodak has an issue w/losing Best Tap Song at AMAs & Chris Brown allegedly being removed from the lineup) Jim Jones says New York has been last in Hip Hop b/c they’re not unified T.I. vs Charleston White Diss records  Blueface arrested for attempted Murder in Vegas QOTD - Top Thanksgiving Foods?
01:32:01
November 22, 2022
An Irrelevant Cane Choke
An Irrelevant Cane Choke
DJ Suspence & Ack are back this week and joined by the Homie Hoody! Tap in with the guys on the following topics: Disrespect at Takeoff’s Services (recording and pics when asked not to) “Her Loss” #1 - biggest hip hop release this year; 404k equivalent units. 4th largest 1st WK streaming ever 21 Savage says NAS is irrelevant Black Panther sequel NY Undercover chat  QOTD - What rapper(s) are actually irrelevant?
01:14:02
November 15, 2022
Anti-WiFi
Anti-WiFi
DJ Suspence & Ack are back this week and joined by Hoody! Tap in with the guys on the following topics: RIP TAKEOFF  Thoughts on Drake + 21 Savage “Her Loss” project 21 Savage said no one from his XXL Freshman cover could beat him in a VERZUZ. Do you agree? VERZUZ 3.0 - Do we care New Projects dropping Fri: NAS, Busta, GloRilla QOTD - Better movie: ATL or Roll Bounce?
01:18:51
November 08, 2022
Wait, So There's Still a Friday Pod?
Wait, So There's Still a Friday Pod?
Tap back in with the M.I.A. Fri Crew!
01:22:35
November 05, 2022
"He's Not Light Skin, He's Puerto Rican!" Feat. Special Guests B.Simm & Westblade
"He's Not Light Skin, He's Puerto Rican!" Feat. Special Guests B.Simm & Westblade
DJ Suspence & Ack are back this week Along with a Couple of Guests!!! Tap in on these topics: Post WKU Homecoming Week Talk Celebrity Halloween Costumes Meek Mill getting dragged for remixing Ice Spice’s song New Forbes Richest Artists List Lil Wayne’s 6th annual Lil Weezyana Fest over the weekend in N.O. QOTD - Is Lil Wayne the most influential artist in hip hop culture outside of 2pac?
01:27:07
November 01, 2022
Homecoming Action with Special Guest DJ Slikk
Homecoming Action with Special Guest DJ Slikk
The Dope Tho Podcast Crew is back this week! Topics Include: WKU Homecoming Week Drumma Boy says Memphis has passed ATL for #1 Hip Hop city! Drake + 21 Savage Joint Album “Her Loss” drops Friday Thoughts on Jeezy’s new album Top streamed Rappers of 2022 so far RIP MR. COLE !! QOTD - Who has the best KY college homecomings?
52:46
October 25, 2022
She Was With the $h!ts !!!
She Was With the $h!ts !!!
Tap Back In with The Dope Tho Pod Crew On The Following Topics: Dope Tho Fri Crew MIA-LOL Glorilla & Hittkidd Snoop Dogg new Dr. Dre produced album (“Missionary”) coming out Nov - to celebrate 30th Anniversary of Doggystyle Nicki vs Errrbody (Nicki Minaj Tirade after Grammy’s possibly moving her song out of rap category) Recent New Music releases/Any expectations for rest of year? RiRi allegedly dropping 2 new tracks on Black Panther II soundtrack QOTD - Do we need more R&B singers on the hooks of these rap songs instead of the rappers all the time?
55:53
October 18, 2022
Who's Your Rap Influence?
Who's Your Rap Influence?
Tap back in with Dope Tho's Monday Gang As They Slide On The Following Topics: Rihanna headlining Super Bowl Akademics and old rapper “dusty” comments Swizz and Timb settle Triller lawsuit Sway did have the answers (9yrs ago) CHARLAMAGNE names the four most influential rappers of all time-Sparks Cheef Keef debate QOTD - Who are your top 3 most influential rappers of All-Time?
51:37
September 27, 2022
Who Else Gonna Get The Pod Back Jumping?
Who Else Gonna Get The Pod Back Jumping?
The Monday Gang Is Back After A Month Long Break! Tap in with Suspence & Acklin, plus Pop Don pops in on the crew.  Topics Include: RIP PNB ROCK Hot Takes Since We Been Out: (Stacey Dash not knowing DMX died over a yr later; Nicki Rants and her female beefs; Music Releases, etc.) Chaka Zulu from DTP being charged for a shooting that left a man dead Fake Drizzy actually rapping now? August Alsina vs Torey Lanez 50 Cents STARZ deal over; what’s next? QOTD: Do we need a music video countdown shows like 106 N Park back?
56:05
September 20, 2022
KUE Awards & A.I.
KUE Awards & A.I.
The Monday Gang Is Back At It. Tap in with them on these topics: KUE AWARDS Capitol Records signs world's 1st A.I. virtual rapper “FN Meka” Swizz & Timb vs Triller DJ Khaled “God Did” predictions-Drops Fri Thoughts on Diddy saying R&B is dead The Game and NBA Youngboy verse drama QOTD: Top 3 KY artists out right now?
01:02:48
August 23, 2022
Music Streams & $250k
Music Streams & $250k
Tap In With The Monday Crew On These Topics: Nipsey Hussle receives posthumous Star on Hollywood walk of fame today on his B-Day - would have been 37 Meg Thee Stallion paid Future $250k for his feature on “Pressurelicious” Rod Wave projected to have #1 album after dropping w/a lot of competition on Friday: Rod expected 120-140k; Meg expected 40-50k; Game expected less than 40k Snoop becomes only 3rd artist to earn a Top 10 Billboard Hot 100 spot in each decade from the 90s to the 2020s - his “Bad Decisions” track with Benny Blanco and K-pop titans BTS debuted at No. 10 Nicki Minaj earns largest solo debut for a female rap song in Spotify history w/new single Super Freaky Girl - more than 3M stream QOTD: What are you looking forward to the most at this year's KY Urban Entertainment Awards (KUEA)?
45:25
August 16, 2022
The Power of The Consumer
The Power of The Consumer
The Friday crew is back and they go in on a number of topics. Tap in with them!
01:17:10
August 13, 2022
Is The Big Yogi Back?
Is The Big Yogi Back?
Tap In With The Monday Gang On These Topics: New Game album dropping Fri-30 tracks-Do We Care? Irv Gotti Drink Champs interview and upcoming Murder Inc Doc (Doc coming to BET Aug 9th) Funk Flex calling out rappers to drop new music - called out Juelz and now Fab Young Money reunion at Drake’s Toronto show Lil Wayne announces The Carter VI Some people think Doja Cat is having a breakdown after she shaves her head and eyebrows QOTD: Is it contradictory to rap about guns and violence but then at the same time tell people to put the guns down and stop the violence?
01:14:35
August 09, 2022
We Cool On That
We Cool On That
The Friday crew is back at it. Tap in with them!
01:02:39
August 06, 2022
Tap Into The Renaissance!
Tap Into The Renaissance!
The Friday crew is back after a small break! Let's Dance & Have Fun this week! 
02:06:18
July 30, 2022
The Beyhive Is Coming!
The Beyhive Is Coming!
Tap in with the Dope Tho Monday Crew on these topics: Young Dolph Mural vandalized Future earns RIAA plaque for 95 Million units sold Rolling Loud Shenanigans: Kid Cudi walks off stage after fans keep throwing stuff at him; Kanye makes an appearance during Durk’s set after backing out of his own set; Gucci Mane’s set allegedly cut short - “cut” after he brought out Migos (Fans say Quavo threw mic into the crowd) Preacher robbed during church service in Brooklyn QOTD: Predictions on this new Beyoncé album dropping Fri?
45:06
July 26, 2022
The Best & Biggest
The Best & Biggest
The Dope Tho Monday Gang Is BYKE After a couple of weeks!!! Topics discuss include: B.G. denied early release again  Thoughts on Gillie and Rick Ross back and forth Kevin Gates interview on Yung Miami’s Caresha Please show Thoughts on Meek Mill leaving Roc Nation mgmt. Potential mass shooter apprehended at Yo Gotti’s B-Day Bash CMG The Label - Gangsta Art album QOTD: Is CMG the best/biggest label out right now?
46:17
July 19, 2022
We Need Growth NOT Pizza Parties!
We Need Growth NOT Pizza Parties!
The Friday crew is back and they NEED GROWTH!. Tap in with them on a that and a number of other topics. 
01:06:43
July 09, 2022
R&B BAG
R&B BAG
The Friday crew is back like they never left. Tap in with them!
01:26:59
July 02, 2022
No Encores Needed
No Encores Needed
The Dope Tho Monday Gang Is Back At It. Topics discuss include: Fat Joe has another TV show in development (Showtime & BET studios) BET Awards: Jack Harlow bringing out Brandy; Diddy award/tribute; Shyne Thoughts on these recent live performances (VERZUZ / BET awards) Chris Brown’s new album and possible VERZUZ w / Usher QOTD: Does an R&B singer not really being able to sing live matter anymore?
42:12
June 28, 2022
Honestly, Are We Being Honest?
Honestly, Are We Being Honest?
The Monday Gang Is Back. Tap In With Them On The Following Topics: DJ Suspence’s defense/thoughts on Drake’s latest album Louisville Mayor punched at 4th street live Upcoming VERZUZ: Omarion vs Mario and the Tag Team battles  Thoughts on possible Juelz Santana vs Memphis Bleek; who asked for this? Barber kicks Customer out of chair mid cut for Quavo New CB dropping Friday With Summer officially starting tomorrow, are we ready? (i.e., parties/events, music, BS and more)     QOTD: Numbers aside, does Drake have something to prove album wise?
51:08
June 21, 2022
Yoncé All On His Mouth Like Liquor
Yoncé All On His Mouth Like Liquor
Tap in with the Friday crew on a number of topics.
01:22:32
June 18, 2022
Blame It On The Foxx
Blame It On The Foxx
The Monday Gang Is Back. Tap In With Them On The Following Topics: RIP ATL artist Trouble; killed at 35 yrs. old Metro Boomin’s mother killed by boyfriend in Murder Suicide Fat Joe taking his online show to STARZ. Thoughts/ Is this a win for Crack? YUNG JOC REVEALS HE CRIED AFTER JAMIE FOXX PAID FOR 'BLAME IT' BEAT BEFORE HIM Pharrell says Pusha T has the album of the yr. so far / Thoughts? GUNNA’S ‘DS4EVER’ IS THE HIGHEST SELLING HIP-HOP ALBUM OF 2022 SO FAR QOTD: What are we looking forward to music/movie wise for the 2nd half of 2022?
46:38
June 07, 2022
Par For The Course
Par For The Course
The Friday crew is back at it!! Tap in with them on a number of topics.
01:03:46
June 04, 2022
We Need Both Lanes
We Need Both Lanes
The Friday Crew is back at it this week. Tap in with them on these topics: 1. Singer Olivia (formerly of G-Unit) announces return. Dropping a new album this year. Are we rooting for her? 2. Legendary Hip Hop producer Pete Rock says “Drill Music is trash. It disrupts the soul” Wise words or OG hate? 3. 8Ball and MJG check Gillie the Kid over false accusations of running from J. Prince. 2nd time recently Gillie has been called out for false accusations 4. N.O.R.E. questions why rappers go on platforms like Oprah, Letterman, Ellen, etc. over doing interviews with platforms that are a part of the culture. Valid or nah? 5. Doja Cat says her next album will be heavily rap centered and feature production from 9th Wonder and Jay Versace. Here for it or keep making Pop rap? QOTD? DOES BIG SEAN DESERVE A SPOT NEXT TO KENDRICK DRAKE AND COLE ON THE 2010’S MT. RUSHMORE?
01:12:49
May 28, 2022
RICOs, Verzuz & Posthumous Albums Ft. Tiandra “The Marketing Maven”
RICOs, Verzuz & Posthumous Albums Ft. Tiandra “The Marketing Maven”
Special guest Tiandra jumps right back in with the Monday crew as they chop it up about the following topics and more: Diddy says HOV filled Biggie & 2Pac’s shoes after they were killed during Tidal’s BIG Tribute hosted on Twitter Spaces Gunna denied bond; trial set for Jan 9th 2023 LUPE FIASCO TO TEACH COURSE ON RAP AT MIT Rick Ross car show Zendaya, MJB, Issa Rae, Quinta Brunson, Jazmine Sullivan & Oprah among Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People of 2022 New Prodigy (of Mobb Deep) album dropping - 1st posthumous release; catalog back in streaming after legal disputes b/t estate and former associates QOTD: Who’s had the best posthumous album release(s)?
57:50
May 24, 2022
Right Back Stepping
Right Back Stepping
The Friday Crew is back after a couple of weeks and they go in on a number of topics.  Tap in with them!
01:32:43
May 21, 2022
Dope Tho & The Big Steppers
Dope Tho & The Big Steppers
Catch up with the Monday crew as they lock in on the following topics" RIP LIL Keed & the people that lost their lives Buffalo Mass shooting Thoughts on Kendrick Lamar's new album  Young Thug/Gunna/YSL & RICO charges Did Freddie Gibbs get beat up and chain snatched in Buffalo allegedly due to Benny the Butcher Beef - 2nd time in a few months in NY Diddy’s new label - Love Records & Billboard Music Awards thoughts Shoutout to NBA Youngboy for his RIAA plaque to commemorate his 100 gold and platinum singles Fans Injured At Lovers & Friends Festival After Alleged Gunshots Were Heard QOTD - Top 5 Storytelling Rappers?
01:05:18
May 17, 2022
Post Derby City
Post Derby City
Derby Highlights - Jack Harlow / Drake / DJ Drama, Louisville Parties/Events, etc…. Kendrick Lamar new single & video -The Heart pt. 5; Predictions on the new album dropping Fri LIL DURK DOMINATING BILLBOARD HOT 100 FOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING NBA YOUNGBOY Asks his label to stop YOUTUBERS FOR USING HIS MUSIC: He says 'GET A REAL JOB' TDE President PUNCH Teases Label Album - But will it Feature K.Dot? QOTD: Who’s had the best label album/compilation?
44:14
May 13, 2022
Derby City
Derby City
RIP Kevin Samuels. RIP Jewel from Death Row Records Happy Derby: What are some differences in Black Derby and White Derby? Jack Harlow new album: thoughts? Better than Debut? Future I never liked you? Thoughts? Is Future stagnant Lil Wayne Names his top 5 (1. Missy influential 2. Jay Z best to ever speak. 3. Biggie 4. Goodie Mob 5. UGK Dave Chappelle attempted ambush turned beat down. Was Dave’s crew justified in the brutal beat down? QOTD:(Mother’s Day edition) Top 5 Hip Hop Moms
01:19:24
May 13, 2022
Back At It Again
Back At It Again
Tyga loses a battle over his limited edition Wavy Baby sneaker collab w/MSCHF, DABABY AT IT AGAIN, Ross & Tory Lanez squash beef after a back & forth initially over alleged Meg shooting, Pusha T gets his 1st solo #1 on Billboard 200 charts, Thoughts on Future’s New Project, Predictions on Jack Harlow’s upcoming album, Can you claim to be a “music head” if you don’t listen to new music, specifically from artists that aren’t Superstars/very popular?
56:13
May 03, 2022
Self Defense ft. Tiandra “The Marketing Maven”
Self Defense ft. Tiandra “The Marketing Maven”
Elon Musk allegedly buys Twitter for $44B, Choppa from Making The Band arrested for Sex Trafficking, Walmart releases 2018 video of DaBaby Shooting, Bobby Shmurda says he quits sex for 6 mos after alluding penis injury, Fake Drake & Fake Durk Link, Meg Thee Stallion’s Gayle King Interview, Top 5 Black TV Shows of All Time
58:02
April 26, 2022
I’m Yo Pusha
I’m Yo Pusha
Is Lucky Daye the new King of R&B?, Fivio says New York is more important than Atlanta right now, Kendrick Lamar is back, JAY-Z & YO GOTTI SECURE VICTORY FOR MISSISSIPPI PRISON INMATES, Pusha T new album, Top 5 drug dealer rappers.
01:11:15
April 23, 2022
But Why Though?
But Why Though?
RIP DJ KAY SLAY, Did anyone watch VERZUZ: Mary Mary vs BeBe & CeCe?, K.Dot announces new album May 13th, Meg Thee Stallion debuts new song during her Coachella set that’s allegedly a diss to Tory Lanez, Rory from the Rory & Mal podcast says years from now the Trey Songz doc is going to surpass the R.Kelly doc, Fat Joe says he doesn’t get the credit he deserves, Do 1st week sales matter these days in Hip Hop?
01:07:55
April 20, 2022
Show Me Less
Show Me Less
Rip Archie Eversole, Blackstar dropping a new album features by Nas and more, Maino says he enjoys role playing as a runaway slave during sex, Jack Harlow and Drake song leaks, Bia and J. Cole new song “London” adopts accent from other cultures. What is your Mount Rushmore of R&B divas?
01:10:49
April 18, 2022
Gettin’ Money Regardless
Gettin’ Money Regardless
Gillie & Wiz going back and forth; Is Hip-Hop getting even more sensitive these days or is this just more of the same?, DJ Khaled receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, TMZ Hip Hop- New show premiering today, YK Osiris accused of lying about paying for the funeral of 14yr old who died after falling from ride in Orlando, Rod Wave gave away $25k in Free Gas to residents in his hometown, Who are the Top 5 Hustlers in Hip-Hop?
49:33
April 12, 2022
Square Biz
Square Biz
Is Fivio Foreign setting up to be one of the next King’s of the new generation?, Jack Harlow back again with a hit…what’s the ceiling for Jack’s career?, Silk Sonic sweep The Grammy’s, Bobby Shmurda ignores the haters about his dancing in his latest music video, Top 5 One hit wonders?, How excited are we for the Kanye and athe Game collaboration dropping tonight?
01:32:26
April 10, 2022
This Sh*t Right Here
This Sh*t Right Here
Oscars - Will & Chris, New Music from Latto, Dreamville, Gangsta Grillz, Benny The Butcher, Durk, Lucky Daye, Remy Ma tells the Drink Champs podcast she doesn’t think Doja Cat is a rapper, SOULJA BOY calls out Lil Dirk & Migos for not working w/him once they got famous, Jack Harlow’s upcoming new album & new single, Has Atlanta had a stronghold on HIP HOP longer than NY? Has their run been more impactful?
01:12:28
April 05, 2022
A Classic
A Classic
Joe Budden says Meg Thee Stallion Is Not A Superstar b/c she doesn’t sell albums, What is a Superstar?, Bow Wow wants to release his final album on Snoop’s newly acquired Death Row records, Nipsey Hussle & Young Dolph Murders being compared to 2PAC & BIGGIE’s Deaths, Does Ross have 3 classic albums?, What’s a classic anymore; have we devalued the “classic album” in recent years?
52:60
March 01, 2022
Going Gold
Going Gold
Warner Music,VNATION, and Fan Rebellion joined forced and created “BOOMBOX! A Vegas residency on shuffle” It’s the 1st all HipHop Vegas residency. The event feat. Ceelo Green, Naughty by Nature, Kid n Play, JJ Fad and Snap! Are we pulling up???, Lizzo disappointed she didn’t get cast as Ursula in live action Little Mermaid says she was “down to make Ursula a THOT, shaking ass.” Lost out to actress Melissa McCarthy, Tyler the creators album goes gold. Does this Further prove you can sell records in rap without the thug image?, Conway The Machine hints at power move with Beanie Sigel, Queen Elizabeth saves Snoop Dogg from exile from the UK, Who are raps next superstars?
01:28:32
February 26, 2022
Overrated
Overrated
Omeretta The Great ruffled feathers and starts a trend with what’s Not Atlanta on her new single “Sorry Not Sorry”, Is Nicki Minaj back after dropping 2 singles w/Lil Baby; are we ready for a new album?, Young Diesel Beats claims Jack Harlow remixed his song “Bow” for Harlow’s new single Nail Tech w/o permission, NBA All Star weekend, DJ Khaled performance, Macy Gray, and was this the worst dunk contest in history?, And the Top 3 Overrated Movies/TV Shows.
01:02:30
February 22, 2022
Are We Back?
Are We Back?
Currency reveals Shaq threatened to produce his badge and told him to put his joint out, Jay Z, Lil Baby, Meek Mill and more purchase Mitchell & Ness, Monique appears on T. Madison show and Reveals Tyler Perry moves, Xxxtentacion surpasses Drake for most streamed album, New York starting Andre 3000 slander campaign, Is it ok to Fat shame men? 50cent is the butt of Super Bowl jokes with minimal push back
01:30:47
February 19, 2022
Happy Valentine's Day ❤️
Happy Valentine's Day ❤️
Super Bowl Halftime Show Performance Thoughts, Who would you want to see next yr?, Kodak Black shot in LA leaving a Justin Bieber Afterparty, Russell Wilson & Ciara allegedly leave Drake’s SB Pre-Party after he brings out Future; Petty or not?, Van Jones and Friend Have Baby as ‘Conscious Co-Parents’, What Valentine’s Day Shenanigans/BS have you seen or been involved in?
54:14
February 15, 2022
Let's GOOOO
Let's GOOOO
Superbowl halftime show: Dr. Dre, Snoop, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar, Snoop Dogg buys Death Row Records, Eminem states Kendrick Lamar is a top of the top tier lyricist. Not just this era but of all time. True? West Coast artists Mozzy signs with Yo Gotti’s CMG label, Isiah Rashad receiving overwhelming support after alleged sextape which may have exposed his sexuality, and the crew discusses their Top 3 most hilariously hyperbolic Rappers.
01:25:39
February 12, 2022
Dolla Fo Dolla
Dolla Fo Dolla
Yo Gotti - Dolla Fo Dolla backlash and follow up Dude he picked from Memphis Letting people make money off the song and his feature Joe Rogan BS - N word use and Planet of the Apes comment /India Ari asks Spotify to remove her music from service over it Styles P- Says he’s better than EVERY rapper except B.I.G. Roddy Rich - Fans disliked his latest project and then he previewed new music cause he said they were “playing w/ his head top” and fans didn’t like that either. Do we expect too much from the artists these days?
45:33
February 09, 2022
Hard Type Trash
Hard Type Trash
Missy Elliot is the 1st female rapper with 6 platinum albums and her impact, Nicki Minaj and City Girls Squash their beef, India Arie Takes her music off Spotify after Joe Rogan racists videos resurface, J. Cole obliterates Benny The Butcher on Benny’s new single, Kodak Black bluntly critiques pal's music, What is the best way to tell someone you care about that their music sucks?
01:08:04
February 05, 2022
Ain't No Rihanna Album
Ain't No Rihanna Album
A$AP and Rihanna announce a baby on the way, 50 Cent says his next album will be his last, Jermaine Dupri clowned for cheating on Janet Jackson during their eight-year relationship, Pusha T leaving GOOD Music Label. With 1 month down in 2022, What are your thoughts on Music and Pop Culture for the year so far?
45:18
February 01, 2022
Flush The Format
Flush The Format
On tonight's episode, the crew flushes the format and discusses topics from the top of the dome.
01:03:30
January 25, 2022
Calling Cap
Calling Cap
Columbus, OH zoo names 2 new manatees Lizzo & Cardi Tee, Fat Joe names “The hardest line in Hip Hop history, Is it cool for Bobby Shmurder to hit his shmoney dance on or nah?, T.I. Says he’s NEVER been dusted on a record before, Gunna beats The Weeknd for the #1 album in the country, If you had the power to make it happen, who is 1 artist you give a 2nd chance to repeat their superstar run?
01:20:00
January 22, 2022
Do We Know Him??
Do We Know Him??
Jaheim Challenges Usher To A ‘Verzuz’ Battle, Young Dolph Murder Suspect Drops Music Video While Still On The Run, Fan Makes Bomb Threat At Doja Cat’s Free Indianapolis Concert, Woman Clowned For Returning Nelly's Lost Duffle Bag With $300,000 & Getting A $100 Prize, Fat Joe & Remy Ma Win 'All The Way Up' Lawsuit Because Rapper Signed Away Rights At IHOP.
59:36
January 11, 2022
Money Grab $$$
Money Grab $$$
Kanye West Reportedly Set To Headline Coachella Music Festival This Spring, R.I.P.: Sidney Poitier Dies At Age 94, Drake's 'Certified Lover Boy' Beats All 2021 Rap Albums To Double Platinum Status, Drake, Future & Snoop Dogg Hip Hop Features On Upcoming Aaliyah Album Angers Longtime Fans With Lack Of Female Artist Features, 2022 Grammy Awards Officially Postponed Amid Los Angeles Omicron Surge, Jack Harlow Honored With His Own Day In Louisville, Kentucky, Who In Hip-hop Deserves A "Day" Or "Key To The City" And Why?
01:03:46
January 08, 2022
Goodbye 2021
Goodbye 2021
Frank Ocean Name Drops Pharrell & Diddy In New, Untitled 9 Minute Song, Apple Music Launches New Exclusive DJ Mixes, Alicia Keys Is Officially An Independent Artist After 20 Years With Sony, Nas Calls J. Cole, Drake & Kendrick Lamar 3-headed Goat Successors For Biggie, Jay-z & Himself, and discuss What new music, collaborations, or comebacks they are you hoping happen next year.
01:12:19
December 28, 2021
Take The Money And RUN!
Take The Money And RUN!
Nas & Hit-Boy Surprise Project “Magic” Arrives, Suge Knight Biopic Officially In The Works, 50 Cent Calls Himself 'Top 10 Rapper Dead Or Alive', Ohio Rapper Lon6z Picked Dinner With Boosie Over $20k, And The Hosts Decide Who's Unbeatable in a ‘Verzuz’ Battle?
01:04:46
December 25, 2021
The "Cool" Answer
The "Cool" Answer
Travis Scott resumes 'Utopia' album rollout following Astroworld Tragedy, Future tweets “In the streets I’m bigger then Jigga. Ima run me a B up easy.” and Twitter erupts with Future Slander, Blac Youngsta performs his 2016 song “Shake Sum” in Dallas which includes Young Dolph diss lyrics. Ricky Rozay dips live on camera on the 85 South podcast taping, and the hosts debate the Best era of Rap.
58:05
December 22, 2021
Aunty N 'Em
Aunty N 'Em
Styles P Argues He Had The Best Verse On "Blackout", Lil Wayne Accused Of Pulling Gun On His Bodyguard, Raekwon Says RZA Shot Down Leonardo DiCaprio-Produced Wu-Tang Biopic, 6ix9ine & NBA YoungBoy Collab Confirmed By Wack 100, Doja Cat, Cardi B, Playboi Carti & Coi Leray Headline TikTok's Top Ten Songs Of 2021, What was the hottest song of 2021?
01:02:23
December 07, 2021
What's Good, King?
What's Good, King?
Virgil Abloh Passes Away Following Battle With Rare Form Of Cancer, Nas Helps Raise $55 Million For New Platform Set To Shake Up The Music Business, Lil Baby presses YK Osiris over $5K Debt, T-Pain Believes Overnight Success For Status Is "Super Disturbing", Drake and Ye's “FREE LARRY HOOVER Concert” Ticket Prices Revealed, What are your thoughts on celebrities that have money but choose to fundraise/crowd source?
57:32
November 30, 2021
No More Drinks Auntie
No More Drinks Auntie
R.I.P.: Young Dolph Shot And Killed In Memphis At Age 36, Soulja Boy Responds To Being Pulled From Millenium Tour Stops After Young Dolph’s Murder, Black Excellence: 21 Savage & Chime’s Second Financial Literacy Campaign To Award $100,000 in Scholarships, RZA Announces Ol Dirty Bastard Biopic Is In The Works, Tidal Introduces Free Tier & Direct To Artist Payouts, Last night's Verzuz battle, Chaka vs Stephanie Mills, Freddie Gibbs and Jadakiss have a new joint that’s getting rave reviews. Are we moved by Freddy Gibbs??
53:12
November 20, 2021
$50Mil
$50Mil
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony And Three 6 Mafia To Battle Next Verzuz, Kanye West Drops “DONDA” Deluxe Edition Including Leaked André 3000 Collab,DaBaby & DaniLeigh Argue On IG Live, Beanie Sigel Doesn't want $50M from Kanye West, Summer Walker earns first No. 1 Billboard 200 album with 'Still Ovetr It', Cardi B Defends Halle Berry After Receiving Backlash For Calling Her The “Queen Of Hip Hop”, and Who is the Queen of Hip-hop now that Nicki Minaj is basically MIA?
40:10
November 16, 2021
Murder Was The Case
Murder Was The Case
Feds tell Jay Z an email attack is imminent and to delete his emails, 50 Cent making a tv show about the Snoop Dogg murder trial, Album releases:Silk Sonic, Dababy Beanie Sigel Says Kanye West Promised Him $50 Million For Yeezy Name, Rick Ross bought a $1M house just so he can 'Ride By It', and Rapper Money Man To Receive 7-Figure EMPIRE Advance In Bitcoin.
01:00:28
November 16, 2021
RICKYYY
RICKYYY
Henry Ruggs III Hit With Two Additional Felony Charges, Wale's album, Silk Sonic's video and single "Smokin out the window", The AstroWorld incident, and Freddie Gibbs told white people that they're "niggas too" and they're allowed to say it at his shows.
57:22
November 09, 2021
We Ain't Checkin' For Them
We Ain't Checkin' For Them
Featuring special guest Big Homie Hoody(@realigionent). Young Thug's "Punk" debuts at #1, Boosie uses homophobic slurs toward Lil Nas X (again), Snoop Dogg's mother passed away(RIP), Doug E Fresh has the last Biz Markie verse ever recorded, and 2 Live Crew gets hit with a lawsuit in but to reclaim their Masters.
56:06
October 26, 2021
Put Some Respect on Boward Woward
Put Some Respect on Boward Woward
This week's episode features special guest Young Block. Drake’s ‘Take Care’ Becomes Third Hip Hop Album To Spend 450 Weeks On The Billboard 200 Chart, Rory & Mal Sign Reported $10 Million Deal, Bow Wow Says He’s The Best Performer On The Millennium Tour, Young Thug Drops ‘Punk’ Album, Freddie Gibbs wants to box TO BOX Dr. Umar Johnson, and the crew shares their thoughts on the Big Daddy Kane & KRS-One Verzuz Battle
01:08:26
October 19, 2021
Cancel Culture
Cancel Culture
R. Kelly’s Album Sales Rose 500% Following His Conviction, Bruno Mars And Anderson .Paak Announce Silk Sonic Album Release Date, The Rock Debuts Rap Song With Tech N9ne, King Iso, And Joey Cool, Lil Wayne Drops Previously Unreleased Single “Ya Dig” From His Vault, and the crew shares their thoughts on Dave Chappelle's Netflix special and his "cancellation".
01:11:59
October 12, 2021
We Getting A McDonald's Meal Too
We Getting A McDonald's Meal Too
Pop Smoke's gravesite gets vandalized, "Montero" wins video of the year at the VMA's, A possible 50 cent cameo during the Ja Rule and Fat Joe Verzuz, and Sweetie goes from McDonald's meal to MAC ambassador.
27:35
September 14, 2021
DONDA
DONDA
Chris Brown and Soulja Boy get axed from Kanye's DONDA album that was allegedly released by the label without Ye's permission, Chloe Bailey and Meek Mill have upcoming albums, and Drink Champs vs Wu Affiliates.
37:18
August 31, 2021
The Whispers of the Streets
The Whispers of the Streets
Sha'Carri Richardson finishes last in race again Jamaican Olympic team, Aaliyah's "One in a Million" tops iTunes charts, Kendrick Lamar is making his final TDE album, Only Fans bans pornography, and Drake reignites beef with Kanye.
36:14
August 24, 2021
No Andre's Allowed
No Andre's Allowed
Tory Lanez possibly violated Megan Thee Stallion protective order, Dr. Dre's estarnged adult daughter makes a GoFund me, and Nas has his highest album chart placement in a decade.
39:50
August 17, 2021
He Ain't Gave Us S**t
He Ain't Gave Us S**t
Frank Ocean making a comeback to Coachella 2023, Cassidy vs Tory Lanez, DaBaby finally cancelled, and 42Dugg lashing out at fans.
36:11
August 03, 2021
GOAT
GOAT
Twitter creates custom GOAT emoji for Simone Biles, Kanye fans selling bags of air from the DONDA listening party, and the Milwaukee Bucks win their first Championship in 50 years.
25:32
July 27, 2021
Just A Friend
Just A Friend
J. Cole crowned MVP by Rap Caviar, LOX & Dipset go head to head in the next Verzuz, RIP to rap icon Biz Markie, and New music from Kanye.
48:40
July 20, 2021
Outer Space
Outer Space
Tabitha Brown's seasoning sells out in 39 minutes, Rapper slain for allegedly disrespecting a Nipsey Hussle mural, and a New R & B Supergroup.
28:05
July 13, 2021
The King James Version
The King James Version
Sha'carri Richardson may still be able to run in the Olympics, Tyler, the Creator scores his 2nd Billboard #1 Album, and Tabitha Brown reads Wendy Williams for filth in the politest way possible.
56:57
July 06, 2021
Pump it Up
Pump it Up
Romeo challenges Bow Wow to Verzuz battle, reignites "beef" Joe Budden Podcast issues Migos set to drop "The Culture 3" 6/11/21 Swizz Beats unveils tracklist for posthumous DMX album "Exodus"
56:46
May 23, 2021
Streets Won
Streets Won
Floyd Mayweather & Jake Paul Get Into A Tense Argument During Press Conference Childish Gambino Is Being Sued For Allegedly “Stealing” Hit Song ‘This Is America’ Trey Songz Hit With Battery Lawsuit Following Alleged 2019 Assault Of A Bartender Birdman Shares Cash Money Records Makes Between $20-$30 Million From Their Artists’ Masters J. Cole Announces His New Album ‘The Off-Season’ Is Dropping This Week
50:39
May 14, 2021
"Pain" In The DM's
"Pain" In The DM's
Cardi B Reveals She Wrote Her “Big Paper” Record For DJ Khaled’s Album In Less Than 48 Hours Drake’s Award-Winning Album ‘Views’ Dropped Five Years Ago-4/30, first album to reach 1B streams on Apple Music, Hotline Bling/Controlla/OneDance/Pop Style 2021 Billboard Music Awards Nominees Announced—The Weeknd Leads With 16 Nominations, Followed By DaBaby With 11, Pop Smoke With 10, & Megan Thee Stallion With 7! T-Pain Discovers He Has Accidentally Been Ignoring Hundreds Of Celebrity DMs In His IG Message Requests
45:23
May 07, 2021
The One Who Put The Satin On Your Panties
The One Who Put The Satin On Your Panties
Digital Underground Co-Founder Shock G Passes Away At The Age Of 57 KANYE WEST RAISES $1M FOR DMX'S FAMILY WITH BALENCIAGA TRIBUTE SHIRTS ‘POWER’ STARS 50 CENT & LALA ANTHONY TO TACKLE CYNTOIA BROWN STORY Well-Known NC Rapper Cam Coldheart Dead At 33---2019, Cam Coldheart went viral, after he got into an altercation with fellow Charlotte native DaBaby
46:02
April 30, 2021
Give them their flowers now.
Give them their flowers now.
RIP Black Rob DMX’s Public Memorial To Be Held At The Barclays Center Next Weekend (4/24) Saweetie Responds To Criticism Of Her Use Of Samples In Her Music: “I’m Gonna Sample For The Rest Of My Life, It’s My Specialty” The FCC Reportedly Received Over 1K Complaints About Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘WAP’ Performance At The Grammys Kendrick Lamar’s Certified Platinum Album ‘DAMN.’ Celebrates Fourth Anniversary In May 2018, the entire ‘DAMN.’ album earned the triple platinum status with the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). That same year, all 14 songs on ‘DAMN.’ were certified platinum or multi-platinum by RIAA, according to reports by Billboard. Currently, the track “LOYALTY.” boasts a double platinum status. ‘LOVE.’ is four times platinum. ‘HUMBLE.’ is seven-times platinum.
46:02
April 23, 2021
You can't automatically be in my music video
You can't automatically be in my music video
Special Guest: our founder, Amoré King is joining us today. (Let's not make a big deal about). RIP DMX Former Bad Boy Rapper, Black Rob, Currently In The Hospital (unknown reasons, pain) MSCHF To Recall Lil Nas X’s ‘Satan Shoes’ After Reaching Settlement With Nike. They're offering full refunds. Wale To Hit The Ring During WrestleMania This Weekend Track Star Challenge’ Creator Calls Out Mooski For Not Including Him In Video For The Viral TikTok Hit, Insinuates It’s Due To His Sexuality
54:29
April 16, 2021
Over the MSCHF
Over the MSCHF
Rihanna Says She Would Collaborate With Yung Miami On A New Song Pop Smoke Breaks Eminem’s Record (19wks)For The Most Weeks At Number One On The Billboard Top Rap Albums Chart (20 weeks as of 3/24) Trina Says She Would Do A ‘Verzuz’ Against Lil’ Kim– Says “Nobody Has Reached Out” Janet Jackson’s ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’ & Nas’ ‘Illmatic’ To Be Formally Inducted Into The Library Of Congress Lil nas x new satanic video for MONTERO causing controversy Lil Nas X satan Nikes sell out in 1 minute. Ultimately Nike is suing MSCHF for the release of the Satan airmax 97. Beyoncé’s storage unit broken into with over $1million worth of goods stolen Lil Boosie pays a man $554 to slap tf out of him for new music video with DaBaby
01:17:29
April 02, 2021
Give Anita her masters!
Give Anita her masters!
Our first "Florida Man" story. Lol.: Florida Man Who Posed As Wu-Tang Clan Member To Stay In Luxury Hotels Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison (Update) LeBron James Reportedly Set To Become The New Co-Owner Of The Boston Red Sox Rae Sremmurd’s Brother Formally Charged With First-Degree Murder For Stepfather’s Death WTF??: State Guidelines Say No Screaming On California Roller Coasters Anita Baker Says She’s Fighting To Own Her Masters–Asks Fans Not To Buy Or Stream Her Music Keyshia Cole Explains She’s Retiring From Music For Her Children — Says She’s Proud Of Her Accomplishments (Exclusive Details)
54:46
April 02, 2021
I'm A Savage
I'm A Savage
Cardi B Becomes First Female Rapper to Have a Diamond Certified Song with "Bodak Yellow" (2017) 2021 Grammy Awards. Meg wins first 3 grammys, best rap performance, best new artist and best rap song of the year with savage remix. | Blue Ivy wins her first grammy as the second youngest ever at 9 years old for All 16 Co-Owners Of Tidal Reportedly Receive $8.9 Million Payout Following Jay-Z’s Recent Deal—Beyoncé, Kanye West, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj & More Kanye West’s New Yeezy 450 Shoes Sell Out In Under A Minute Nicole Young Reportedly Files Restraining Order Against Dr. Dre Due To Allegations He’s Sending Her Death Threats
01:01:08
March 19, 2021
No Remorse
No Remorse
Follow up from last week's episode, Lisaraye Responds To Draya Michele’s Request To Be Cast As “Diamond” In Potential ‘Players Club’ Remake by saying she would prefer an unknown actress to have the role. Pop Smoke’s Debut Album ‘Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon’ Becomes The Longest-Running No. 1 R&B/Hip-Hop Album On Billboard Since 1990 Jack Dorsey’s Square Inc. To Acquire Majority Stake Of Jay-Z’s Streaming Service Tidal Lauren London Returns To The Big Screen With Michael B. Jordan In The Upcoming Film ‘Without Remorse’ Fivio Foreign Recent Sexual Assault Allegations from woman on IG Janet Jackson Two-Night Documentary To Coincide With The 40th Anniversary Of Her Debut Album Jhené Aiko To Host GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony
01:10:18
March 12, 2021
Kobe Bryant Is Slander Proof!
Kobe Bryant Is Slander Proof!
Judge Denies Motion To Lift Gag Order Off Of Tory Lanez In Megan Thee Stallion Case Twitter Announces New Feature ‘Super Follow’ Which Allows Users To Charge For Exclusive Content Bobby Shmurda Released From Prison Idris Elba Has New Music Coming With Megan Thee Stallion & Davido! Meek Mill Says He Apologized To Vanessa Bryant In Private After She Called Him Out For Controversial Kobe Lyrics The Mother Of Tekashi 69’s Daughter Speaks Out Against His Recent Trolling, Says It’s Affecting Their Child’s Safety Moët Hennessy Acquires 50% Stake In Jay-Z’s Champagne Brand Armand de Brignac Naomi Osaka Wins The Australian Open And Collects Her Fourth Grand Slam Title Tekashi 69 Drops The Music Video To “Za Za” Which Includes Footage From His Argument With Meek Mill & Meek Mill's lawyers send 69 a cease and desist letter Draya Michele & Joseline Hernandez Want To Play Diamond In Potential ‘The Players Club’ Remake
01:13:00
March 05, 2021
Beyoncé! BeyGOOD and save the world!
Beyoncé! BeyGOOD and save the world!
Lauryn Hill Becomes The First Female Rapper In History To Have An Album Sell 10 Million Copies As ‘The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill’ Goes Diamond Beyoncé’s ‘BeyGOOD’ Foundation Partners With Adidas To Provide Relief For Those Impacted By Winter Storms Meek Mill Rapping About Kobe Bryant In New Song Featuring Lil Baby. “And if I ever lack I’m going out with my choppa it’ll be another Kobe.” LeBron James Wants To Do An Album Senator Ted Cruz Traveling While Texas Residents Continue To Face Winter Storm Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Is Not Here For The City Hosting The NBA All-Star Game—“People Should Not Travel To Atlanta” Tory Lanez Hair at Celeb Ball Game Driver Who Allegedly Killed Nicki Minaj’s Father, Robert Maraj, In Hit-And-Run Accident Turns Himself In To Police Moneybagg Yo Apologizes After Tweeting He Doesn’t Want The Pandemic To End Because He Made Millions Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Now Worth $1 Billion Rumors/Gossip Boosie Says Lori Harvey Is Not “Goals” Based On Her Past Relationships & Doubles down after being called out on it
01:46:44
February 25, 2021
Fred Hampton got murd... assasinated just to clarify it further
Fred Hampton got murd... assasinated just to clarify it further
Special guests Amoré King (Dope Tho Founder, American Rapper, Songwriter) and Coiya (Singer, Songwriter) appear to run down the events. Dave Chappelle getting rights to show back after asking fans to boycott it being on Netflix t Machine Gun Kelly transitioning from Rap into a Rock artist and finding surprisingly large success (65 million views on his last video. “Bloody Valentines”) Judas and the Black Messiah. Film centered around Fred Hampton and The Black Panther Party. Judas and the Black Messiah Soundtrack. (Jay Z, Nas, Black Thought) Issa Rae co-executive producing a show with the City Girls about estranged high school friends coming together to form a rap group. Donald Glover to star in TV adaptation of Mr. & Mrs. Smith. (WHERE TF IS ATLANTA DONALD???)
01:42:10
February 17, 2021
We Got The Game Glued Up
We Got The Game Glued Up
The Dope Tho Podcast, a weekly show covering music and Black culture. Tune into the Dope Tho family for mischief, hijinks, all the hot takes you can handle. This week we cover. Gorilla Glue Girl Super Bowl & Halftime Show: Was the Weekend's performance hot or nah? Jasmine Sullivan: national anthem H.E.R.'s performance Amanda Gorman: first poet ever to perform at Super Bowl Commercials Update from last week: TI & Tiny show suspended due to rape allegations Fast & Furious 9 Why? Nick Cannon returning to host Wild N Out after apologizing.  Lil Uzi Vert gets $24M diamond implanted in his forehead CryptoCurrency in Hip Hop (dogecoin). Queen Latifah as The Equalizer.
01:38:53
February 10, 2021
Music On World Off
Music On World Off
Big Chels and the gang discuss The 1 year anniversary of Kobe Bryant and Gigi's passing, The Presidential Inaguration (Michelle Obama's fashion, and Bernie Sanders going viral) Lil Kim biopic, Pop Smoke's upcoming film debut, Trey Songz brawling with police. Dani Leigh controvers, rumors and more...
01:09:51
February 09, 2021
Getting a feel for this
Getting a feel for this
In this episode the Dope Tho family discuss YFN Lucci- murder charge, Plies new teeth, Drake - 1st artist to reach 50B streams Funk Master Flex says Drake is better than Jay-Z, Bow Wow controversial album topic, and, is Azealia Banks boiling her dead cat a sign of mental illness or just a spiritual/cultural practice?
49:41
January 29, 2021