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The Notorious P.O.D. - a HipHop Podcast

The Notorious P.O.D. - a HipHop Podcast

By The Notorious P.O.D
A podcast featuring some of the greatest HipHop albums of all time. Each episode we look at a different timeless HipHop masterpiece. We discuss our favourite tracks, the hottest lines, the record sales and much more! With interviews from up and coming artists, promoters and entrepreneurs in the game, this is a podcast you don’t want to miss! If Wu-Tang is for the children, then the Notorious P.O.D is for everyone! Peace! #HipHop #Rap #Music #Comedy
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The HipHop Forum: UH UH UH
On this weeks HipHop Forum the boys discuss; Kanye pissing on his Grammy and 48hr rant, Meg Thee Stallion names Tory Lanez as the shooter, Nas album review, arrests made in Jam Master Jay case, RZA selling the Wu catalogue, Method man vs Math Hoffa battle..... Plus the boys answer all your questions! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D. #BlackLivesMatter
1:06:53
September 23, 2020
Small Boss - Colors over the Wall
On this very special episode of Notorious P.O.D. Big Jon talks to friend of the show Small Boss about his debut album: Colors over the Wall! They talk, getting signed to Sony imprint, The Orchard. Collaborations, the creative process, the artwork. Plus Small Boss shares his tips for artists looking to get signed! A must listen episode but please give the album a listen and support a new artists: https://open.spotify.com/album/3d7ECeoYaL6Y5Ro3kk0aeZ?si=liKTW_7sS-iMxmjUy81N4g
1:09:06
September 16, 2020
The HipHop Forum: The hypnotic power of Erykah Badu's WAP PART 2
Part 2 of this packed episode the boys talk;  The silly reasons to dislike rappers, Black Thought having a ghost writer, Common allegations & P Diddys body count! Plus the boys answer all your questions! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D. #BlackLivesMatter
50:56
August 15, 2020
The HipHop Forum: The hypnotic power of Erykah Badu's WAP PART 1
In this bumper 2 part episode, Big Jon, Cal & T work their way through some of the biggest stories from the world of hiphop.  In part 1 they talk; Talib f*cking Sara jay,  WAP, Logic retiring, Cuban links 3 Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D. #BlackLivesMatter
49:52
August 15, 2020
The HipHop Forum: Run The Jewels is HipHop for Guardian readers
In this Jam packed episode, Big Jon, Cal & T work their way through some of the biggest stories from the world of hiphop.  They talk;            Akedemiks vs Gibbs, how Hiphop journalism has changed, Virgil Abloh cover art for Pop Smoke, J Cole vs Noname, Pusha, young thug and drake drama, Westside Gunn v Shady Records, Method man & havoc album rumours, what is Enya Hip Hop, Kanye's new music and why Run The Jewels is for guardian readers!  Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D. #BlackLivesMatter
1:36:04
July 17, 2020
The HipHop Forum: Swizz Beats is just Ross from Friends
It's impossible to put into words what is happening in the world right now. This podcast stands firmly with the black community & supports the fight for justice & equality for all. As a team, the three of us decided that we wanted to record this episode and keep it focused on the culture and art form we love. Hiphop is part of black culture & as such, we want to continue to promote & discuss it.  Black lives matter & if this podcast can help this cause in any other way please approach us, we are here and ready to do more.  In this episode, Big Jon, Cal & T work their way through some of the biggest stories from the world of hiphop.  They talk; Alfredo, Snoop’s legacy, Swizz Beats rapper tax & DMX’s vs G Unit! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Follow me on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D. #BlackLivesMatter
1:08:34
June 7, 2020
The HipHop Forum: Boomer Bap & Orchestra's!
Another HipHop Forum episode for your listening pleasure. The boys discuss; French Montana vs Kendrick? HipHop Legends worst songs? What makes a classic album? Best story telling songs? They answer all of your questions plus loads more!!!! Its another banger son!!!! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Follow me on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D. Notorious Joints playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5JlNIA5J9EEXgmMEKi0CxB?si=UUjq1rlcTsa7_0kPSesLEQ
1:14:33
May 8, 2020
Nas: illmatic - Feat Tony D
Tony D is in the house (well, in his own house) to talk iLLMATIC!!! Thelonious & Big Jon add their views to the most talked about album in the hiphop podcast community! Some amazing questions from our listeners & we answered all of them! Enjoy!  Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Follow me on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass Notorious Joints playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5JlNIA5J9EEXgmMEKi0CxB?si=UUjq1rlcTsa7_0kPSesLEQ
1:32:05
May 1, 2020
Jay-Z: The Blueprint Feat Bump & Gaz
Gaz & Bump are back to talk Jay-Z’s The Blueprint! We talk: top tracks, best lyrics, favourite beats plus Bump tells us what it’s like to be on dating apps during lockdown! They answer all of your questions too! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Follow me on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass Notorious Joints playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5JlNIA5J9EEXgmMEKi0CxB?si=UUjq1rlcTsa7_0kPSesLEQ
1:16:02
April 19, 2020
The HipHop Forum: RZA’s radio alarm clock speakers
In another HipHop forum episode, Big Jon, Cal & T jump into some HipHop talking points! They discuss; RZA vs Preemo & the rise of IG Live battles, problematic views of rappers you like, personal classics & if 90’s rappers had social media! They answer all of your questions! Its a banger son!!!! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Follow me on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D.
1:01:26
April 14, 2020
The HipHop Forum: Flavor Flav is HipHop's Bez!
In another HipHop forum episode, Big Jon, Cal & T jump into some HipHop talking points! They discuss; Flavor flav being sacked from Public Enemy, Biggie being inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame, the best ad-libs/ticks in rap history, the boys create their own 4 Person Super Group plus they answer all of your questions! Its a banger son!!!! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Follow me on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D.
1:18:41
March 20, 2020
Outkast: ATLiens Feat Dat Young Miller
This week big Jon is joined by Florida artist Dat Young Miller to take a detailed look into Outkast's classic 2nd album debut album, "ATLiens" The boys talk everything from Intro's to instrumentals, features to singles and everything between. We answer your listener questions and much much more! PEACE!!!! https://twitter.com/yungmillertime?lang=en https://open.spotify.com/artist/131m6nwn7ZmsohCdVmCocJ?autoplay=true&v=A The Notorious P.O.D. (@thenotoriouspod) • Instagram photos ... The Notorious P.O.D - a HipHop Podcast (@NotoriousP_O_D) · Twitter
39:36
March 12, 2020
The HipHop Forum: Big L is Tesco value baked beans....
We are back with another HipHop Forum episode for your ears! Big Jon, Cal & T in the studio to talk; Puffy playing hardball with Mace Meg The Stallion & G-Eazy rumours Slow Thai’s NME Meltdown The art of freestyling off the dome Jay Electronica dropping a new album Remembering Big L The greatest Jewellery in hiphop! Remember to do you 5for5…. whats your top 5 favourite MC’s?  Give us a 5 star review and leave us your top5 fav MC’s! Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod Follow me on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass Apple podcast: The Notorious P.O.D.
1:26:22
February 16, 2020
Kanye West: College Dropout Feat Small Boss
This week big Jon is joined by New York artist Small Boss to take a detailed look into Kanye West's debut album, "The College Dropout" The boys talk everything from Intro's to instrumentals, features to singles and everything between.  We answer your listener questions and much much more!  PEACE!!!!  Small Boss (@smallbossmc) | Twitter Small Boss (@smallbossmc) • Instagram photos and videos The Notorious P.O.D. (@thenotoriouspod) • Instagram photos ... The Notorious P.O.D - a HipHop Podcast (@NotoriousP_O_D) · Twitter
1:30:59
February 6, 2020
The HipHop Forum: Mystikal is like Ched Evans
Its the first show of the new year and Big Jon is joined by Thelonious Filth & Cal to chew over some of the hot stories so far this year in the world of Hiphop & Grime! This week the discuss; Wiley vs Stormzy and a more general chat bout beefs Eminem’s album and a general chat about retirement in HipHop Griselda - was 2019 the year they took over the game Is P Diddy a nonce? Plus loads of other mad stuff and of course your listener questions!  Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Instagram: @thenotoriouspod @TheRealJonbass
1:36:07
January 23, 2020
Jay-Z: Black Album - Eminem beats are all the same!
Big Jon is joined by Cal, back in the studio for his hat-trick ball! This time the boys are discussing Jay-z's so called retirement album:  The Black Album.  Eminem beats, why the Beatles are rubbish, Nas should shut up, meeting celebrity stories etc We also answer your listener questions.  Please remember to leave us your top 5 personal fav rappers by heading over to iTunes and leaving us 5 stars & Review. #5for5 Follow us:Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D       Instagram: @thenotoriouspod #NotoriousPOD
1:21:55
November 15, 2019
Lauryn Hill: Miseducation of Lauryn Hill Feat Lauren Cofie
Big Jon is joined by Model, Artist & Rinse FM presenter Lauren Cofie to talk about Lauryn Hill’s only solo studio album; The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill. We talk about breaks ups, Sister act 2 and find out why the mention of D’Angelo made Lauren need a cold shower! Listen to Jon & Lauren talk about one of the great neo soul albums over a cup of tea! We also answer your listener questions.  Please remember to leave us your top 5 personal fav rappers by heading over to iTunes and leaving us 5 stars & Review. #5for5 Follow us:Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D       Instagram: @thenotoriouspod #NotoriousPOD  #HipHop
1:32:37
October 31, 2019
The Streets: a grand don't come for free - Feat Genesis Elijah
Big Jon is joined by Genesis Elijah to talk about The Streets sophomore album; a grand don't come for free. Genesis Elijah is one of the most respected and versatile artists in the UK music scene. He’s performed at Glastonbury, Wembley arena & he’s worked with the likes of Big Narstie, skinnyman, Klashnekoff and many many more!!!  The boys talk about the genius of Mike Skinner, grime for geezers & why its so important to be different! We also answer your listener questions.  Please remember to leave us your top 5 personal fav rappers by heading over to iTunes and leaving us 5 stars & Review. #5for5 Enjoy! Follow Genesis Elijah on all platforms: @GenesisElijah Follow us on: @NotoriousP_O_D on twitter  & @Notoriouspod on instagram Follow Big Jon @TheRealJonbass on all platforms. #TheStreets #agranddontcomeforfree #grime #ukmusic #music #musicpodcast #GenesisElijah
1:50:02
October 13, 2019
BONUS: Working at ROCNATION with Misha Lehrer
In this very special episode of Notorious P.O.D. we speak to Misha Lehrer, a former Roc nation employee.... We talk about what it’s like to work for Jay-Z, meeting Beyoncé, bribing DJ’s In strip clubs & everything that goes with looking after artists in the HipHop game! A fantastic listen for anyone interested in the inner workings of the music industry!
53:21
September 6, 2019
Eminem: The Slim Shady LP - Fifa Sessions
This week Big Jon is joined by The Fighting Cock overlord Flav! The boys go deep into the Slim Shady LP, Flav gives us his boxing entrance music, we hear some more of your top 5 personal MC's & Flav tells us why he's been playing so much FIFA with Big Jon! We also answer your listener questions.  Please remember to leave us your top 5 personal fav rappers by heading over to iTunes and leaving us 5 stars & Review. #5for5 Follow us:Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D       Instagram: @thenotoriouspod #NotoriousPOD  #Eminem #SlimShady #FightingCock #HipHop #BelowTheBelt
1:29:53
August 15, 2019
The Game: The Documentary - Avengers Assemble
This week Big Jon is joined again by Below The Belt's very own Cal, this time to discuss The Games: “The Documentary” They go into the mixtape era, Cal brings in some beef DVD's, Why Dr Dre’s Detox should of been like Avengers Assemble & we answer your listener questions.  Please remember to leave us your top 5 personal fav rappers by heading over to iTunes and leaving us 5 stars & Review. #5for5 Follow us:Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D       Instagram: @thenotoriouspod #NotoriousPOD  #TheGame #HipHop #BelowTheBelt
1:29:50
July 25, 2019
50 Cent: Get Rich Or Die Tryin - Dr Dre is Paul Bearer
This week Big Jon is joined by Below The Belt's very own Cal to discuss 50 Cent's:  "Get Rich Or Die Tryin" They talk about G Unit, The Game, Beef DVD's, Why HipHop is like Wrestling, why club tropicana is the ultimate ring walk music & we answer your listener questions.  Please rate & Review.  Follow us:Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D       Instagram: @thenotoriouspod #NotoriousPOD  #50cent #HipHop #BelowTheBelt
1:29:41
June 21, 2019
Wiley: Treddin On Thin Ice - Pissed Up Gorms
🚨NEW PODCAST 🚨Gaz & Big Jon get stuck into Wiley’s debut album in another one of our new bonus episodes taking on classics from other genres! This time it’s a grime gem! The lads reminisce about the early Grime days & talk about the famous Pay As You Go vs Heartless Clash that had the tape pack man dem buzzing! Please subscribe, rate & Review! Peace! #grime #wiley #thegodfather #ukgarage #musicpodcast #TheNotoriousPOD
41:42
June 5, 2019
Mos Def & Talib Kweli: Black Star - I'm a parrot mate!
This week Jon & Gaz cover Mos Def & Talib Kweli are: Black Star!  They go into all the usual detail plus Gaz & big Jon talk about Rawkus Records, Who's better between Mos & Talib and the time they met a giant parrot outside a Spar!  Please rate & Review. Follow us on twitter @NotoriousP_O_D #NotoriousPOD  #BlackStar #HipHop
1:18:22
May 27, 2019
Jay-Z: Reasonable Doubt feat Tony D - Part 2
In this 2nd part of our 2 part special with Tony D we discuss Jay-Z’s ever evolving flow, Tony’s top 5 favourite MC’s and the Jay-Z & Nas beef. We also descend into general hiphop chat. It’s a must listen!!!
1:02:50
April 26, 2019
Jay-Z: Reasonable Doubt Feat Tony D - Part 1
In the first of a 2 part special Big Jon is joined by UK HipHop royalty. Tony D of the poisonous poets crew is in the house! As one of the greatest battle rappers the scene has ever known, as well as being a true student of the game, Tony Brings his knowledge to the Notorious P.O.D.!!! Tony is in to talk about Jay-Z’s debut album Reasonable Doubt but the episode became so much more. In this first part, we talk boxing entrance music, early memories of HipHop, New York in the 90’s, our favourites tracks from the album and much more!!!
1:33:47
April 26, 2019
Kano: Home Sweet Home - From London to Luton
In the first of a new series of bonus episodes, Big Jon and Gaz focus on some of their favourite classic albums from other genre's.  These albums will get the full Notorious P.O.D. treatment and will give the boys the opportunity to interview some special guests on their favourite RnB, Grime, Neo Soul & Uk HipHop albums.  In this episode they focus on Kano's debut album: Home Sweet Home. Please rate & Review. Follow us on twitter @NotoriousP_O_D #NotoriousPOD #Kano #HomeSweetHome #Grime
36:08
April 18, 2019
Dr Dre: The Chronic- The Cleaner
Big Jon is joined by Kam from Crate 808 to talk about Dre’s debut album The Chronic. They get into top 5 producers, top 5 MC’s, Favourite Dilla beats, Death Row records and a comparing Rappers to wrestlers! This is an Epic! We also answer your questions and meet big Jons cleaner! #HipHop #DrDre #TheChronic
1:28:15
April 12, 2019
Fugees: The Score - A Plant Pot With A Twig In
This week Jon & Gaz cover The Fugees sophmore album The Score. They go into all the usual detail plus Gaz tell's us why he got sacked from his job and what he brought for a girl one Valentine's Day!  Please rate & Review. Follow us on twitter @NotoriousP_O_D #NotoriousPOD #Fugees #TheScore #HipHop
56:45
March 24, 2019
Biggie: Ready To Die - A Puff Daddy Sh*t Sandwich
This week on The Notorious P.O.D. We are joined by Hiphop Head & The Fighting Cock Podcast legend @TheloniousFilth T & big Jon get stuck into Biggie's debut masterpiece "Ready To Die". Knowledge is dropped, spitting trivia too and of course we answer your questions! Enjoy! Peace!!! 
1:25:05
February 23, 2019
Mobb Deep: The Infamous- Stephen Hawking’s Marshmallow Teeth
Big Jon & Gaz get stuck right in to Mobb Deeps Classic 1995 album The Infamous. They also discuss the benefits of eating knob cheese sandwiches & Stephen Hawkings Marshmallow teeth! Follow Big Jon @TheRealJonbass & Gary Roy Smith @garymarina07 PEACE!!!!
53:24
February 10, 2019
2Pac: Me Against The World - A Llarma Snow Globe
Big Jon & Gaz are joined by Shed Beats duo Coopz & Vibez P to talk everything 2pac! They dig deep into one of Pac's most loved and critically acclaimed albums; Me Against The World. Theres a quiz, some serious knowledge dropped by coopz and we also find out why Gaz would eat a worm rather than lick a tramp! Some amazing listener questions this week, so make sure you listen to the end for some mega lolz! Follow on twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D  - Follow Big Jon on: @TheRealJonbass
1:24:26
January 5, 2019
Snoop Dogg: Doggystyle - Pink Wafer
On this episode Big Jon & Gaz get stuck into Snoop's debut studio album: Doggystyle! In this, the last show of the year they go into all the details of the album as usual plus they ask that essential question; is it better to poo yourself or jizz in a public place? Follow us on Twitter: @NotoriousP_O_D Please request albums and give us your questions for Januarys first pod! Follow Jon Bass on Insta/twitter: @TheRealJonbass His new show is on WWW.PULSE88.CO.UK - Thursdays at 11pm - its called “Hold You Down” a real hiphop show for real hiphop heads. Its also available as a podcast, so subscribe now! Have a Merry Christmas and a happy new year! SEE YOU IN 2019!!!
57:39
December 15, 2018
GZA: Liquid Swords - So I’m gunna go with B
This week, with Gaz in Vegas, Cory steps up to the plate in the co host seat. We are also joined by HipHop head & another member of The Curious Boys Club “Man Like Hugo”. We are also joined by "Kev"who was thrown into the Lions Den at the last minute! We go deep into GZA's Liquid Swords in the true Notorious POD Style. We also discuss Eminem's new album, MGK's diss track & Joe Buddens podcast. Is a belter!
1:41:45
September 8, 2018
Kanye West Special - Fat Burgers Franchise
Big Jon & Gaz look over Kanye West's career and give it the notorious pod treatment. Little bonus episode for you! Enjoy.
56:39
June 2, 2018
Dr Dre: 2001 - A Fat Ugly Dinosaur
This week Big Jon & Gaz are joined by Instagram celebrity, Lucazade guzzling, social commentator "Bump". We discuss Dr Dre's 2nd album: 2001 & reminisce over our first lads holiday to Malia (Classy).
1:06:43
April 22, 2018
A Tribe Called Quest: Midnight Marauders - Sausage Rolls & Saha!
This week Big Jon & Gaz are joined by Vibez P to discuss A Tribe Called Quest's Midnight Marauders. We also answer a classic "would you rather?" and find out why you should never answer the phone with an expletive. If you enjoy, please rate, review and subscribe!
1:11:52
April 7, 2018
Wu-Tang Clan: 36 Chambers - A done up blue Corsa
In our first full episode we discuss The Wu-Tang Clans 36 chambers album. Big Jon, Gaz and Slick Ricky get stuck into it. We are also joined by Curious Boys founder Cory Barrett. Please give it a listen and leave a review! PEACE!!!
1:10:31
March 17, 2018