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By Kenneth Goodrum
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Believing Your Eyes Ep 85

Ken's Corner

Believing Your Eyes Ep 85
In this week's episode, Ken talks about Red Man and Method Man's Verzuz performance, reaction from the George Floyd verdict, the murder of Ma'Khia Bryant, and much more. #RIPMaKhiaBryant #GeorgeFloyd #RedandMeth #Verzuz #BelieveYourEyes #TrustYourEyes
April 24, 2021
Thank You Earl Simmons Ep 84
In this episode, Ken gives a tribute to Earl "DMX" Simmons and police brutality.
April 19, 2021
Stocks, Options, and Financial Legacy with Taylor Porter and Anthony Williams Ep 83
In this week's episode, Ken talks stocks, options, and financial legacy with Taylor Porter and Anthony Williams.
February 19, 2021
Curate Your Peace Ep 82
In this week's episode, Ken talks about the Presidential inauguration and people's reaction to it. He also talks about curating your peace and much more... #AmandaGorman #HBCU #Howard #KamalaHarris #AKA #BlackGirlMagic #Peace #CurateYourPeace  #Inauguration #BeBrave #Light
January 22, 2021
Bi-Power, an interview with the author, Dorethea Edwards - Ep 81
In this week's episode, Ken discusses the book Bi-Power with the author, Ms. Dorethea Edwards
January 22, 2021
Stop Giving Him The Mic - Ep 80
In this week's episode, Ken starts the new year off by discussing the movie Soul and he also talks about the insurrection at the Nation's Capitol., #AndrewTejada #Soul #Capitol #TerrorAttack #Love #Hope #Faith
January 08, 2021
My Superpower Ep 79
In this week's episode, Ken talks about Coming to America 2, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Deion Sanders flipping recruits, December 21 superpowers, and much much more... #ComingToAmerica2, #HBCU #MedalOfFreedom #Love #Superpowers #CoachPrime #DogWhistle #December21 #Help
December 18, 2020
Lessons, Losses, & Forgiveness. A Conversation with Laurice Johnson - Ep 78
In this week's episode, Ken talks with Educator Laurice Johnson as they discuss, life lessons, pain, and healing. #Mothers #BlackMothersMatter #Motherhood #Lessons #Chicago #God #Pain #TeachableMoments #BestFriends #FullCircle #Overcomer #LifeLessons
December 04, 2020
Like Father, Like Son - Ep 77
In this week's episode, Ken sits down and has a candid conversation with his oldest son, Joshua. They discuss the evolution of their relationship, challenges, and how they continue to grow and evolve. #Love #FatherAndSon #Fatherhood #BlackFathersMatter #BlackSonsMatter #BlackLivesMatter #MakeItWork #Family #Sons #Fathers
November 24, 2020
Why Do You Love Me Ep 76
In this week's episode, Ken discusses the Quawan Baldwin murder, the election aftermath, and he talks about why does a person love. #BidenHarris #Love #RIPQuawanBaldwin #Healing #LoveIsAction #BlackLivesMatter #VotingWorks #LoveWins
November 13, 2020
Coming Out - Ep 75
In this week’s episode Ken talks about the Tragedy in Nigeria, the outrage concerning Ice Cube, and the closets that we are all in in life.
October 23, 2020
Saving Me For Myself - Ep 74
In this week's episode, Ken uses recent life experiences to illustrate saving himself from himself.  #Selfcare #SaveYourself #Friends #Selflove #PositiveThinking #PutSelfFirst #NewFoundation #StartOver #Relationship #Love
October 09, 2020
Hoping For Hope - Ep 73
Ken is back after a short vacation. In this week's episode, Ken talks about the grand jury’s verdict in the Breonna Taylor case, Royce da 5’9” and Deion Sanders becoming head coach at Jackson State University so much more.
September 25, 2020
Free Man Walking Ep 72
In this week's episode, Ken talks about the murder of Daniel Prude by seven police officers in Rochester, NY. He also gives his condolences to the families of Clifford Robertson, Coach John Thompson, and Chadwick Boseman. Ken also talks about how Joe Budden’s announcement concerning Spotify encouraged him and much more… #FreeManWalking #Freedom #RipCliffordRobinson #RipCoachJohnThompson #ChadwickBoseman #RipDanielPrude #JusticeForDanielPrude #JoeBudden #JoeBuddenPodcast #JBP #WakandaForever #BlackPanther #BlackExcellence #BlackLivesMatter #CoachKen #DontBeAfraid #StartSomethingNew #StepOutOnFaith #Purpose
September 04, 2020
The Right Side of Right - Ep 71
Ken apologizes for the late post this week and immediately discusses Jacob Blake, the 17-year-old murderer, the NBA's protest, and Kenny Smith. #JacobBlake #17yearoldmurderer #NBA, #TNT, #KennySmith, #Protest #JusticeforJacob #RightSideofRight #RightSideofHistory
August 28, 2020
You Gots To Have Vision - Ep 70
In this week's episode, Ken briefly discuss is the Democratic convention and he gives a very inspiring talk about vision. #DNC #Vision #BernieSanders #JoeBiden #KamalaHarris #BidenHarris2020 #Inspiration #Dream
August 20, 2020
Show Me Your Resume Ep 69
In this week's episode, Ken recaps his weekend and Kanye West. Ken also discusses the reaction to Kamala Harris being selected as Joe Biden's running mate and much more...
August 13, 2020
Lemon Pepper Lou - Ep 68
In this week's episode, Ken talks about J Cole possibly going to the NBA,  Jonathan Swan's interview with Trump, and Ken uses the Lou Williams situation to talk about decision-making while in an emotional state, and much more..... #LouWilliams #NBA #Trump #JCole #Axios #HBO #JonathanSwan #PrayersForBeirut #DecisionMaking #MagicCity #EmotionalDecisions
August 05, 2020
Why Ep. 67
In this week's episode, Ken encourages everyone to remember your "WHY"
July 29, 2020
Faith of a Friend Ep 66
In this week's episode, Ken gives his condolences to the families of two civil rights leaders CT Vivian and John Lewis. Ken briefly addresses the situation in Oregon, and lastly Ken talks about Love and Friendship.
July 22, 2020
Mature Relationship Ep 65
In this week's episode, Ken jumps right into the Will and Jada Red Table interview. He is joined by his special guest Constance.
July 15, 2020
These Are The People In Your Neighborhood - Ep 64
In this week's episode, Ken discusses Blackout Tuesday, COVID 19, Bethel, Ohio, and the March on Stone Mountain in Georgia much more...
July 08, 2020
Pulling Teeth Ep. 63
Ken is back after taking an unexpected week off. Ken recaps Father's Day, his son's birthday, and can talks about how people are holding on to Christopher Columbus and Robert E Lee and much more.
June 30, 2020
When You Know Better, Do Better Ep. 62
In this week's episode, Ken talks about NASCAR getting rid of the Confederate Flag, Kyrie Irving's hesitation about the NBA restarting, Dave Chappelle's special 846, and Spike Lee's movie Da 5 Bloods. Ken wishes Ice Cube a happy birthday. He also discusses people being lynched and much more...
June 16, 2020
See You At The Finish Line EP 61
In this week's episode, Ken discusses Drew Brees' comments. Ken also talks about people criticizing how others are going about protesting.
June 09, 2020
Optimistic Ep. 60
In this week's episode, Ken responds to the public outcry concerning the riots after the murder of George Floyd. 
June 02, 2020
Murder, Anger, Prayers, Hashtags, Repeat - Ep. 59
In this week's episode, Ken gives a heart-filled and emotional recap of the recent murder of George Floyd, and other recent acts against black people.
May 28, 2020
Hostile Work Environment Ep 58
In this week's episode Ken recaps his weekend. He discusses the Nelly and Ludacris celebration of Music and the Jill Scott and Erykah Badu Celebration of music. Ken also discusses people's perspective and reaction to Michael Jordan's leadership style and much more...
May 19, 2020
Its In You Ep. 57
This week ITS ALL KEN! The fans loves the interviews but they wanted to hear KEN. He recaps his Mother's day weekend, gives condolences to the families of Jerry Stiller, Little Richard, Betty Wright and Andre Harrell. Ken also discusses the killing of Ahmaud Arbery and the lessons from the Wizard of Oz. This episode includes our first giveaway! Listen in to find out how to win!
May 12, 2020
PTSD: A Conversation with Carlos Stewart EP. 56
In this week's episode, Ken has an in-depth conversation with Carlos Stewart and the effects of PTSD.
May 05, 2020
Team Tiffany Ep. 55
In this week's episode, Ken interviews Tiffany Terry. They cover topics from Real Estate to being a Doula.
April 28, 2020
Is You Still A Fan? Ep. 54
In this week's episode, Ken talks about the Michael Jordan documentary, receiving a corona check, Teddy Riley vs Babyface, a recap of his birthday weekend and the lessons he learned from that, and much more.... 
April 21, 2020
The A.R.T. (A Real Thing) Interview with Chris Drye Ep. 53
This week Ken has a conversation with Chris Drye. Artist, Fashion Designer, and Entrepreneur. Instagram: @dryehumor
April 14, 2020
Thank You Ep. 52
Its the one year anniversary of the Ken's Corner Podcast and Ken thanks everyone and every situation that helped motivate and inspire him. Ken also gives his thoughts on the Netflix movie The Platform and much more...
April 07, 2020
My Brother's Keeper Ep. 51
In this week's episode, Ken pay tribute to the passing of his friend, Coronavirus update, and his review of Tiger King...
March 31, 2020
Rest Wisely Ep. 50
In this week episode, Ken pays his respects to the families and fans of Roger Mayweather and Kenny Rogers, talks about how he is dealing with the being at home, the weekend of DJs and Ken encourages people to "Rest Wisely" and much more...
March 24, 2020
Corona Ep. 49
In this week's episode, Ken jumps right into the effects that the coronavirus has had across the Nation and the world from sports, politics, schools and the church. Ken gives his unique perspective on all of it.
March 17, 2020
Interview with DJ Arie Ep. 48
This week Ken interviews DJ Arie as he kicks off Women's History month. They discuss an array of topics, from the science of DJing to song writing and much more... IG: @armbemusic Facebook Business Page:  @armbemusic Twitter: @ClasicalMichele
March 10, 2020
The Art of Humility Ep. 47
In this week's episode Ken Chris Matthews sudden retirement from MSNBC, Judge Judy leaving after 25 seasons, Democrats dropping out of the race, and Hotboxing with Mike Tyson episode with Sugar Ray Leonard. Lastly Ken gives his condolences to the family and fans of actor Nathaniel Taylor who played Rollo on Sanford and Son and much more...
March 03, 2020
Father Knows Best Ep. 46
In this week's episode, Ken recaps his weekend in Maryland, and he gives his condolences to the family and fans of Pop Smoke. Ken discusses Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury fight, Democratic debate in Nevada, Mike Bloomberg, Snoop Dogg on the Red Table Talk,  Dwyane Wade, and the Malcolm X documentary and much more... 
February 25, 2020
You're Better Than That Ep. 45
In this week's episode, Ken recaps his weekend, The NBA All-star Game, Mike Bloomberg, and John Oliver. Lastly, Ken encourages you to know that you're better than what you put yourself through and much more...
February 18, 2020
Point Of It All - Ep. 44
In this week's episode, Ken talks about seeing a friend in need, the debut of the XFL, standing brooms, the effects of Trump's budget, Gayle King and much more...
February 11, 2020
Coloring Outside the LInes Ep. 43
In this week's episode, Ken discusses his trip to Benton Harbor Michigan, a very brief Super bowl recap, Vanessa Bryant, Terry Crews, Joaquin Phoenix speech, living your life outside the lines and much more.
February 04, 2020
Mamba Mentality Ep. 42
In this episode, Ken gives honor to Kobe Bryant and his legacy.
January 27, 2020
Black Wall Street Ep. 41
In this week's episode, Ken interviews  Steph Simon one of the leading pioneers of the hip hop scene in Tulsa Oklahoma. They discuss the hip hop scene of Tulsa, Black Wall Street, the World Music & Culture Fest, and much more.
January 20, 2020
The Elephant in the Room Ep. 40
In this week episode Ken recaps the NFL playoffs. He sends his prayers to the people of Puerto Rico. Ken addresses the Bossie Badazz situation, he talks about the importance of addressing the Elephant in the room, and much more. 
January 13, 2020
What About Your Friends Ep. 39
In this week's episode, Ken talks about how he brought in the New Year, He welcomes his new listeners in Turkey, and he talks about Friendship.
January 06, 2020
Finding Ken Again Ep. 38
As we close out 2019, Ken starts with his condolences to the families of the shooting victims in the Texas Church. Recaps the Browns crappy season. Reviews Kevin Hart's Netflix documentary. Lastly Ken opens up about being diagnosed with depression, and much more.
December 30, 2019
Airing of Grievances Ep. 37
This week Ken is disappointed once again about the Cleveland Brown's performance. He reviews Cam'ron's new album Purple Haze 2. Eddie Murphy's return to Saturday Night Live and he reviews The Watchmen. Ken airs out his grievances starting with the documentary on Netflix Don't F*** with Cats and how we are dismissive of each other and much much more...
December 23, 2019
Konnichiwa Ep. 36
In this week episode Ken pays his respects to Danny Aiello. He gives his Browns recap. Ken congratulates Jay-Z and Diddy for turning 50. Ken is excited to announce his podcast being heard in Japan, Colombia and United Kingdom. Lastly Ken talks about the impact of Tom Joyner.. and much more.
December 16, 2019
Enjoy The Journey Ep. 35
Ken is back after being away for a week. Ken gives his condolences to Juice Wrld fans and family, gives his Congratulations to Joe Budden and crew for being the number one podcast on Spotify. Reviews new music from The Game and Fat Joe. Ken gives his review of The Irishman, his take on Kamala Harris dropping out of the presidential race. Lastly Ken uses his trip to Milwaukee to illustrate the journeys in life.. and much more
December 09, 2019
Grow and Go Ep. 34
In this week episode, Ken recaps the Brown's game and Dante Wilder fight. He also discusses the student protest at the Harvard vs.Yale game. Ken gives up his Black Card for one week because he didn't know and the Black College Quiz TV show on Bounce TV. He takes issue with Jason Whitlock, and he gives a heart-felt shout out to his older son as he moves to the next chapter of his life, and much more. 
November 25, 2019
Everyone Relax Ep. 33
This week's episode Ken talks Disney+, New Music from Royce da 5'9", Big Krit, Styles P and Tory Lanez. Ken sends his prayers to the two children that lost their life in the school shooting in Santa Clarita California and also to Alexis Crawford young lady killed at Clark Atlanta. Rodney Reed stay of execution, the Myles Garrett and Mason Rudolph fight, and Colin Kaepernick's workout and much more
November 18, 2019
Confidence Ep. 32
In this week's episode, Ken gives a shout to Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated for its upcoming Founders Day, discusses his son's football playoffs, new music from Dave East, white football coach using the N word, T.I. controversy, Confidence and much more
November 11, 2019
Byron Allen vs. Comcast Ep. 31
In this week's episode, Ken reviews new music for Westside Gunn and Gang Starr, he gives tribute to John Witherspoon, reviews The Joker movie, and talks about the impact of the Byron Allen vs Comcast Supreme Court case and much more...
November 05, 2019
Redemption of Kanye West Ep. 30
In this week's episode Ken talks New Music from Tank and Kanye West, the passing of Shaq's sister, Van Latham, Tank's comments, Trump's Lynching Tweet, Eddie Murphy's Netflix movie and much more.
October 28, 2019
Karate Kick Ep. 29
In this week's episode Ken reviews new music from Casanova and Black Moon, he also reviews the Netflix series Raising Dion and talks about the memorial for Emmett Till, Oregon High School football coach Keanon Lowe stopping shooting, El Chapo's son, passing of Elijah Cummings,  Master P's message to us all and pays tribute to the two teenagers that lost their lives in Xenia Ohio and much more..
October 21, 2019
Heeeyy Big Head Ep. 28
In this week episode recaps his Homecoming weekend, New Music from Wale, the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson. Ken talks about Tyler Perry's opening and much.
October 14, 2019
Hug-Gate Ep. 27
In this week's episode Ken reviews new music from Lil Kim, Sabrina Claudio and Summer Walker. Ken also gives his commentary on the Botham Jean trial and the outcry over the hug.
October 07, 2019
WHOA Ep. 26
In this week's episode, Ken talks about new music from Chuck Cross, DaBaby and Young MA. He gives his condolences to Snoop Dogg's regarding his grandson, Robert DeNiro rant, Botham Jean's Murderer and much more...
September 30, 2019
Marked Safe Ep. 25
In today's episode, Ken talks about new music, Antonio Brown, BET+ streaming service, Tekashi 69, Chelsea Handler documentary on Netflix and much more...
September 23, 2019
California Love Ep. 24
In this week's episode Ken talks about the anniversary of Tupac's death, the Bill Burr special on Netflix, The Boys TV series on Amazon prime, swimming while black, Malik Yoba, Mental Health, the Revolt Summit and much much more
September 16, 2019
143 Ep. 23
In this week's episode Ken talks about new music from Joell Ortiz, Nicki Minaj retirement, Jemele Hill, Love and much more.
September 09, 2019
I Said What I Said Ep. 22
In this week's episode Ken talks about is Trip to Detroit, Kevin Hart's accident and recaps Dave Chappelle Netflix show, and much more...
September 02, 2019
The Man In The Arena Ep. 21
In this week's episode, Ken talks about new music, fires in the Amazon rain forest, Desmond Howard's comments,  recaps the Dave Chappelle block party, reaction to Andrew Luck's retirement and much more
August 26, 2019
The Hero, The Victim, The Villain Ep. 20
On this week's episode, Ken talks about the Rich Paul situation, The Family on Netflix, and the Jay Z and NFL partnership and much more....
August 21, 2019
Blame Game Ep. 19
 In this week's episode Ken talks about Goldberg's return, New Rick Ross Album, Blaming other people, Epstein's suicide and much more.  
August 12, 2019
Fight Against Love Ep. 18
 In this week's episode Ken addresses El Paso TX and Dayton OH  mass shootings.
August 05, 2019
Unpopular Opinions Ep. 17
In this week episode Ken talks about Tom Hanks and Mister Rogers neighborhood movie, making a drink too strong, the great hack on Netflix and unpopular opinions and much more.
July 29, 2019
Get Over It Ep. 16
In this episode Ken talks about 45 comments, Last Chance U, and how to get past personal disappointment and much more
July 23, 2019
Leave Well Enough Alone Ep. 15
In today's episode Ken's talks about storming area 51, Jeffrey Epstein, Dapper Dan's interview, and much more.. 
July 15, 2019
Pause Ep. 14
In this week's episode Ken talks thanks Bill Duke for following him on Twitter, the Little Mermaid controversy, Lil Nas X announcement of being homosexual and much more. 
July 08, 2019
Extreme Absolutes Ep. 13
 In today's episode Ken talks about new music,  NBA Free agency, Tyler Perry, and Nipsey Hussle's mother speeches and much much more.  Intro music:  Come Together by Chris Brown featuring H.E.R.
July 01, 2019
Boxed Up Feelings Ep. 12
In this week's episode Ken talks about OJ having Twitter and gives his perspective on how men should deal with their feelings and much more. Music intro J. Cole " For Whom The Bell Tolls"  
June 24, 2019
Thank You Dad Ep. 11
 In this week's episode Ken discusses his relationship with his father. 
June 17, 2019
Telephone Tough Dudes Ep. 10
 In this weeks episode Ken talks about getting into it with the Walmart greeter, crime in the DR, and he takes a unique perspective on Kyle Lowry being pushed by a fan, and much more.  Recorded June 10, 2019.
June 17, 2019
Carphished Ep. 9
In today's episode Ken recaps the Joshua fight, new music, going car shopping, disaster relief efforts and should everybody have an opinion on everything.  Recorded June 3, 2019.
June 17, 2019
Now What? Ep. 8
 In this week's episode Ken talks about his experience as a counter-protester at a Klu Klux Klan rally, and much more.  Recorded May 27, 2019.
June 17, 2019
Celebration Ep. 7
In this week's episode Ken talks about the Wilder fight, pays tribute to Coach Moe, and Mo'Nique's response to Steve Harvey's shows being cancelled.  Recorded May 20, 2019.
June 17, 2019
Lessons From My Mother Ep. 6
 In this week's episode Ken talks about lessons from his mother.  Recorded May 13, 2019. 
June 17, 2019
Beautiful Scars Ep. 5
 In this week's episode Ken talks about his son leaving for his acting career and how scars tell stories.. and much more.  Recorded May 6, 2019
June 17, 2019
5 - 2 Ep. 4
 In this week's episode, Ken briefly recaps his birthday weekend and he gives life lessons from fights.  Recorded April 29, 2019
June 17, 2019
Mind Condition Ep. 3
 In this week's episode, its Ken's Birthday! Ken discusses how our minds are conditioned, about his part, and other topics.  Recorded on April 17, 2019.
June 17, 2019
Trust Issues Ep. 2
 In this episode, Ken discusses the trusting systems that we don't believe in.  Recorded April 11, 2019.
June 17, 2019
Botox Ep. 1
 In this episode Ken is discussing self imagery.  Recorded April 6, 2019.
June 17, 2019