Upscale Ignorance

Upscale Ignorance

By Upscale Ignorance Podcast
Moving The Culture One Discussion At A Time. Join The Conversation Architects of Culture...Intelligently Hood. @UpscaleIG
"Girls, Girls, Girls": Ayesha Curry, Abortion and NBA Playoffs
@UpscaleIG caught up on the latest craziness of the world including the NBA Playoffs, abortion and the fight for women's rights, Ayesha Curry looking for her groove (hey baby) and more. Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:13:58
May 21, 2019
"Endgame" - RIP John Singleton, Endgame, Game of Thrones and Beyonce takes us to Homecoming
The @upscaleig crew talked about the power displayed in Beyonce's Homecoming. A tribute to John Singleton, the craziness of Game of Thrones battle in the north, word to Arya Stark! Cam nerds out about Avengers, plus more on Nipsey Hussle and outnumbered, we find out just how much women don't give a shit about Cardi be dropping Cosby's in folks drinks. And we hear some horror stories for the #QuestionsForTheCulture, "What could make you stop having sex midway through?" Hit us up @UpscaleIG  Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:24:56
May 2, 2019
"The Marathon Continues": Remembering Nipsey Hussle and Continuing His Legacy
The crew discusses the great Nipsey Hussle and the incredible legacy he left behind. From building community, Hear @UpscaleIG talk why this loss hit different, building something bigger than yourself and a discussion on the male ego. Also the greatness of Victory Lap and the lost potential. Plus, NBA Playoffs, Russell Wilson and "Blackness", Cardi B, Student Loan Debt Forgiveness and more...
1:18:21
April 23, 2019
#QuestionsForTheCulture: All-Town Team, Seattle's Best High School Basketball Players
Seattle's been the best-kept secret for high school basketball for quite some time now, putting out some of the best talents in the world. From recent standouts like Dejounte Murray and Zach LaVine to the greatest of the greats, Jamal Crawford and Jason Terry. But damn it, check up! We sat down to get to our five greatest in each era, from 1950 to 1999 and 2000 and beyond. So peep the episode and hear ours, featuring Gus and Ryland. Hit us with your lists at @upscaleig. Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:11:40
April 3, 2019
"He Got Game": It Takes a Village of Kings to Raise Kings. Lonzo v BBB, Ja v Zion and More...
After discussing from a woman's perspective, the @upscaleig team enlisted help to have a roundtable of black men in mentorship and coaching roles. Talking through the importance of young men needing positive examples and influence, guests Ryland and Gus talk standing in the gap. From single-parent households, encouraging respect and opening opportunities, creating a healthy community is definitely at the forefront. And it wouldn't be chillin if we didn't talk hella hoop! March Madness, Lonzo vs. BBB, Ja vs. Zion, Trae vs. Doncic and Warriors vs. everyone. Add in a hilarious "Ignorant Shit" and you have a classic! Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:11:14
March 27, 2019
"Hidden Figures": A Real Conversation With #BlackGirlMagic
The @upscaleig crew sat with 5 beautiful young ladies to discuss life for #BlackGirlMagic. Thoughts on boys, sex, drugs and how adults can create better communication and relationship. Also, thoughts on body shaming, colorism, driving while black and so much more! An essential listen for those raising teenage queens! Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:27:54
March 20, 2019
"Trading Places": Does Social Media Effect Relationships?
With obvious ties to the rise of social media and changes in mental health, the squad focuses on whether social media affects their relationships and how (33:00). An open discussion on jealousy, perception vs reality and constant feelings of comparison and the importance of having a strong mind. Also @JayeSweets, @GreenDiggidy and @TrapMoneyFreshy discuss these things and (4:30) R. Kelly, NFL Free Agency and Biggie. Also this week's #QuestionsForTheCulture, does or has social media affected your relationships? Let us know @upscaleig... Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:41:43
March 13, 2019
#QuestionsForTheCulture: What's On Your Playlist?
In this week's Questions For The Culture, The @UpscaleIG wants to know "what's on your playlist?" With the incredible amount of new music released everyday on platforms like Spotify and Apple Music, it's tough to sift through and find gold. Be sure to hit us up on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with your thoughts and suggestions and if we like it, we'll add it to the "Upscale Ignorance Playlist for the People" on Spotify. Be sure to tag #QuestionsForTheCulture or #QFTC Playlist: https://spoti.fi/2XSJXHm Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
19:08
March 12, 2019
"She's Gotta Have It" featuring @_axsm: The
Remember when art and music and creativity were celebrated in schools and community? @UpscaleIG caught up with Stephanie Morales, an artist and curator based in Seattle to talk about her grind and hustle. From transition to full time to creating opportunities for other artists of color, Steph is definitely putting on for her city and culture. And it wouldn't be Upscale Ignorance without the drama, this week in the form of Michael Jackson documentary, Michael Cohen, Jordyn Woods and Solange. We also discuss the latest in NBA and The Shop moving the culture forward. And can't forget this week's #QuestionsForTheCulture, what under the radar artists and songs are on your playlist?   Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Guest: https://www.instagram.com/_axsm Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:13:28
March 6, 2019
#QuestionsForTheCulture: Is It Cool For Friends To Be Friends With Your Ex?
In this week's Questions For The Culture, The @UpscaleIG asked for protocol...is it cool for your friends to be friends with your ex? How about you, are you cool with your exes? Can your friends stay cool? Or is it FDB? Be sure to hit us up on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with your thoughts and stories, this week's Question for the Culture! Be sure to tag #QuestionsForTheCulture or #QFTC Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com 
13:23
March 4, 2019
Episode 30 - "Mary Jane" featuring @thccompanywa: Being Black Owned in the Cannabis Industry
Remember when there was a "weed" store on every corner, and now there's a weed store on every corner? @UpscaleIG caught up with Raft and Joy Hollingsworth, owners of the Hollingsworth Cannabis Co. to talk about being black business owners in the cannabis industry. From legislation to the burden and opportunity of giving opportunity back to a community once displaced by a business now glamourized and celebrated. @thccompanywa also talk the future of the industry and opportunities for entrepreneurs, and the benefits of THC for pain, sexual pleasure, relaxation and more. And it wouldn't be Upscale Ignorance unless we touch on the craziness of the week, from Jussie Smollett in court, Zion Williamson on court, Robert Kraft in a "dome" and R. Kelly out the field. We also ask this week's #QuestionsForTheCulture, can your friends be friends with your ex? Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Guest: https://www.instagram.com/thccompanywa Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:29:02
February 27, 2019
#QuestionsForTheCulture - Best Story Songs
The @UpscaleIG crew got to thinking, what are the best story songs in Hip-Hop and R&B? From Biggie to Slick Rick to Alicia Keys, come with us on a trip down memory lane. Be sure to hit us up on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with your thoughts on the Best Story Songs, this week's Question for the Culture! #QFTC Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
24:02
February 24, 2019
Episode 29 - "What's Free": Colin Kaepernick vs NFL, Jussie Smollett, Bernie Sanders and more...
After a weekend of all-stars, the three brightest got together to bring you another podcast discussing the unexpected turn in the Colin Kaepernick saga, whether he should play again and his legacy. And speaking of unexpected, the latest information in the Jussie Smollett saga went from hate crime to Thin Line Between Love and Hate. The @UpscaleIG crew discusses these things and All-Star Weekend, Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris. We also ask this week's #QuestionsForTheCulture, what's the best story song? Sponsored by Sukie's Candle Company. (@sukiescandleco) Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:01:30
February 20, 2019
Episode 28 - "Snowpacalypse Now" ft. @TallHomeyVita and #SnowMageddon2019
Did it SNOW where you were??? We got bombed here meaning the week off, but never fear...earlier this year, Seattle's greatest producer since Quincy Jones dropped a funky mix for ya'll to vibe out. And when I say it's funky, I mean it's FUNKY! Vitamin D is nothing short of a musical genius and legend, and before you get his story on Upscale Ignorance, we'll hit you with some of his work! Peep this mix, (House Party Style) and we'll be back with you soon! S/O #Snowmageddon2019 for the cabin fever. Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Host: https://www.instagram.com/jayesweets Guest: https://www.twitter.com/tallhomeyvita Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Website: https://www.upscaleignorance.com For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:32:17
February 13, 2019
Episode 27 - "The Chronic" ft. @JarvDee: Music From Seattle to Seoul
I just wanna smoke my weed and listen to this podcast, with @JarvDee narrating the ups and downs of the music industry. @TrapMoneyFreshy and @GreenDiggidy catch up and find out how this Seattle native has music poppin' in Seoul, Korea and why you should never give up on the grind. Plus, hella laughs and thoughts on 6ix9ine, 21 Savage, the "not so" Super Bowl (#ImWithKap), Bow Wow and more...sponsored by Sukie's Candle Company. (@sukiescandleco) Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Guest: https://www.instagram.com/jarvdee Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:42:13
February 6, 2019
Episode 26 - "Success" ft. @SuccessBully
Keita Williams, Founder of @SuccessBully, stopped through to help you with your goal setting in business and life. As a black, female entrepreneur, Keita is well-versed in what it takes to succeed and knows it's done better with support and motivation. With tips on how to set and achieve goals, as well as, crushing the ideas that tend to not work, @SuccessBully drops a few jewels for you to get your life in order. Plus, in our #QuestionsForTheCulture, we discuss whether or not your significant other should move on if you're beyond memory. Add in the latest news and notes and yet another incredible episode, sponsored by Sukie's Candle Company. (@sukiescandleco) Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Guest: https://www.instagram.com/successbully Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook For Sponsorship and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
59:26
January 30, 2019
Episode 25 - "Survivor" ft. @t.williamscounselingservices and @therapywithash
In our first Live Podcast, the crew aimed to create an open, safe space for the community to address the Surviving R. Kelly series, its implications on a larger scale, and how we can heal together. Featuring @t.williamscounselingservices and @therapywithash, Licensed Therapists with additional resources to help the community come together, learn and heal. Hosts: @JayeSweets, @GreenDiggidy and @TrapMoneyFreshy Discussion: Seeing Something, Saying Nothing Young Ladies and Adult Males Parent/Child Communication and Relationships The Blame Game Separating Artistry From Person Increase In Interest In R. Kelly? Song Lyrics and Messages. 90s and Current Selling Sex to Kids Control and Brainwashing Victim Shaming? Victim Blaming? Common In Black Community? All communities? “Surviving Lies” with R. Kelly? Elevation of Broken People .Celebrities Courts and Investigations Sexual Assault Lines Surge Difficulties In Speaking Up Current Persona and Public Appearances Help for R. Kelly?
1:25:54
January 25, 2019
Episode 24 - "Fruit Salad" ft. @Elartison
S/O to Vegans, the queen @elartison AKA Elle Artison stopped through to rap with @GreenDiggidy and @TrapMoneyFreshy on eating well, being healthy and her journey to being Vegan and its health benefits. Clean your body and soul with this word on @UpscaleIG. The crew also discusses the NFL playoffs, LeBron as GOAT and Bad Boys 3. Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Host: https://www.instagram.com/greendiggidy Guest: https://www.instagram.com/elartison Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Sponsors and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:19:45
January 15, 2019
Episode 23 - "Level Up" ft. @callherhelen
@callherhelen came through to chop it up with @trapmoneyfreshy about her career, ambition and life on the road as a professional dancer. From Chris Brown to Ciara and now Major Lazer, Helen Gedlu has traveled the world doing what she loves. Hear pieces of her story inside. And of course, with it being Upscale Ignorance, we touch on Surviving R. Kelly, Travis Scott, Lebron as GOAT, Coachella, Kevin Hart and more. Host: https://www.instagram.com/trapmoneyfreshy Guest: https://www.instagram.com/callherhelen Show: https://www.instagram.com/upscaleig Facebook: Upscale Ignorance Podcast - Home | Facebook Sponsors and Advertising: upscaleignorancepodcast@gmail.com
1:13:10
January 5, 2019
#QuestionsForTheCulture - Central District Memories
Chillin with the folks at @AfricatownSea, the @UpscaleIG team share some fond memories of the Central District, nothing more, nothing less. Join the conversation...check out @UpscaleIG on Facebook and Instagram and share your love for the CD! Hosts: @GreenDiggidy, @TrapMoneyFreshy and @JayeSweets Guests: @Wykingrmc and @TraeHoliday of www.africatownseattle.com
25:32
December 20, 2018
Episode 22 - "The Hood Ain't The Same"
@UpscaleIG caught up with the dope folks at @AfricatownSea to talk about the incredible work they've done to restore and continue the beautiful, vibrant and strong community that is the Central District. On this episode we walk through the issues of gentrification, overcoming and building toward a better future for the black community. Africatown is doing the work to rebuild the culture, black business and create a sense of community in a place WE called HOME! Hear that and plenty more as the crew show the CD love. Be sure to check out the many works and resources at Africatown: www.africatownseattle.com Text "HOME" to (206) 309-6324 for more information on housing, business and health resources. @TrapMoneyFreshy @GreenDiggidy @JayeSweets @Wykingrmc @TraeHoliday
1:03:18
December 18, 2018
#QuestionsForTheCulture - King of RnB
Whatup @UpscaleIG fam, word is someone else (ahem...Jacquees) jumped off the ledge and proclaimed themselves the king of something, this time the King of Rnb (of this generation). The squad weighs in to see if the Maury test determines that to be a lie. Also weigh in on some greatness all-time in Rnb. We want to hear from you as well. @JayeSweets, @GreenDiggidy and @TrapMoneyFreshy if you got somethin' to say! #QFTC
35:41
December 14, 2018
Episode 21 - "Independent Women"
The crew take on the discussion of "Independent Women" and whether or not that's a good thing. in the week's discussion, many have weighed in on whether a man who avoids an independent woman simply wants control vs being a provider and natural giver. @JayeSweets, @GreenDiggidy and @TrapMoneyFreshy also touch on Kevin Hart, the Grammys, Black Girl Magic, Content Creators, NBA Madness, Meek Milly and more. Be sure to peep @UpscaleIG on all social media and join the conversation. #UpscaleIG
1:24:38
December 12, 2018
Episode 20 - "Game Night"
With all the heaviness in the world today, the @UpscaleIG crew decide to lighten it up a bit and have themselves a game night. Throwback Cartoons, Would You Rather, What Would You Do and more...nothing's off limits for @JayeSweets, @TrapMoneyFreshy and @GreenDiggidy.
52:54
November 28, 2018
#QuestionsForTheCulture - Top 5 Style Icons
@UpscaleIG discusses the top 5 Style Icons of this generation. Some folks are stylish, others change the culture. Some are trendy, some are trendsetters. @TrapMoneyFreshy, @JayeSweets and @GreenDiggidy discuss who they are for them. Hit @upscaleIG, let us know who are the icons of YOUR generation!
34:00
November 23, 2018
Episode 19 - "Dear Mama"
Hear LaFleshe Broussard (@sheizdope) discuss life as a single mother and business owner. Oh, and by the way, she's got QUADRUPLETS. Hear how this mom of 5 deals while staying wavy. Plus, @JayeSweets talks Michelle Obama and Jill Scott while @TrapMoneyFreshy and @GreenDiggidy hit the NBA and NFL craziness. Gobble Gobble!
1:22:39
November 21, 2018
#QuestionsForTheCulture - Top 5 Rap Groups
With it being the 25th Anniversary of the legendary releases, Midnight Marauders and Enter th 36th Chambers, this week's #QFTC features @TrapMoneyFreshy, @GreenDiggidy and @JayeSweets running down their top 5 rap groups ever. They also have a special guest in the building.  You mad? At me bro! @UpscaleIG #QFTC #JoinTheConversation
26:28
November 16, 2018
Episode 18 - "Get Money"
On the latest episode of Upscale Ignorance, the crew talks financial issues concerning our community, tips for saving and changing generational habits with Antoine Toussaint, a professional wealth manager. (27:00) We also discuss the trust of others handling your money, caring for parents AND children and the pitfalls of credit. In news, @TrapMoneyFreshy, @GreenDiggidy and @JayeSweets touch on the midterm elections, craziness in Cali, continued tragedy in Chicago, Jimmy Butler and more...peep the latest. For more info on our guest, hit @upscaleig Guest: Antoine Toussaint Ten in ten Midterm Elections Mississippi Senators Thousand Oaks Shooting Cali Wildfires Jimmy Butler Le'Veon Bell Dubai Hoverbikes Jemel Roberson Toy Story 4 Stan Lee #QuestionsForTheCulture: Top 5 Rap Groups Ever
1:26:19
November 14, 2018
Episode 17 - "Let's Stay Together"
In this episode of Upscale Ignorance, @TrapMoneyFreshy, @JayeSweets and @GreenDiggidy hosted 3 beautiful couples at different stages in their marriage to talk about the realities of relationships. Touching on communication, sex, infidelity, unconditional love, gender roles and how and when you know it’s the ONE! Rich kings and queens drop jewels for all... Ten in Ten Don Lemon vs... JR Smith wants out. Derrick Rose goes for 50. WNBA Players opt out of CBA. Bad Boys 3 confirmed. Oprah down in GA. R.I.P. Roy Hargrove 49ers Cheerleader takes a knee Happy 31st to Kap Happy Homecoming to many HBCUs. #QuestionsForTheCulture: Most overrated singer ever?
2:11:22
November 7, 2018
Episode 16 - "Hate Me Now"
In what was a difficult week for many, @TrapMoneyFreshy and @JayeSweets try to digest the hate crimes of recent. In an effort to keep spirits up, the UI team also discusses the crazy week in scoring for the Splash Brothers, shows a salute to Diddy and Elon Musk. UI also takes a deeper look at the ability of people to so easily advice at leaving a relationship. Peep the agenda below Ten in Ten 1. Diddy 2. Bombs 3. Megyn Kelly 4. Kroger Shooting 5. Ethiopia has a new Pres 6. Flint Water 7. trump and citizenship 8. Simone Biles 9. Splash Bros, Jimmy Butler and NBA Recap 10. Skipping College Food For Thought 1. Staying Through Trauma in a Relationship Ignorant S*** 1. Nick Cannon Battles Who? 2. I'm Not Black, I'm Dr. Phil 3. Uproar Over Uproar 4. 50 Front Row for Ja 5. Boogie Cousins 6. R.I.P. Madea The Wrap Up 1. Best Thing Out 2. Worst Thing Out 3. Halloween Scared 4. Name That Movie 5. #QFTC: Best Scary Movie Questions For the Culture: What's the Best Scary Movie Ever?
1:20:54
October 31, 2018
Episode 15 - "We Fly High"
After @JayeSweets and @GreenDigiddy "Square Up" the crew kicks off a fully loaded episode touching on the upcoming midterm elections, NBA Season and diving into an honest conversation on relationships with the help of Red Table Talks. We also discuss all things Ignorant including Ryanair, NFL drama while daydreaming about the Mega Millions.  Hosts: @TrapMoneyFreshy, @Greendiggidy and @JayeSweets Ten in Ten Mass Bail Out USA Gymnastics Shuri and Black Panther Aretha Franklin Riri Says No Super Bowl Pusha Tea NBA vs NCAA Luke Cage Rock the Vote Lakers v Rockets Features NBA Season Preview Relationships and Red Table Talks Ignorant S*** Funny topics and tidbits from around the world of sports and entertainment The Wrap Up Reliving Super Bowl Halftime Mega Millions Per My Email Childhood Celebrity Crushes #QuestionsForTheCulture: Name your childhood celeb crushes
1:39:10
October 24, 2018
Episode 14 - All Falls Down
The crew drags their feet to discuss Kanye, though also touching on Lebron, Drake and "The Shop" in relation to Mr. West. Also discussing issues regarding voting, welcoming back the NBA and speaking on what's new in music. Other topics include Africa's Youngest billionaire, the loss of Paul Allen, white supremacist rallies, forever first lady Michelle, King Coogler and leaders of the next generation. Be sure to check us out @UpscaleIG on all social media. Hosts: @TrapMoneyFreshy, @Greendiggidy and @JayeSweets Ten in Ten Paul Allen Africa's Youngest Billionaire Michelle Obama Education Initiative New Music Black Panther 2 white supremacy rallies Voting Rights Hurricane Matthew Relief Time's Next Generation Lebron and Drake hit Staples Featured Discussion Kanye The Shop on HBO Ignorant S*** Funny topics and tidbits from around the world of sports and entertainment The Wrap Up Music Requests Kids Movies NBA Calls Best of the Burgers School Dance Days Best Dance Songs #QuestionsForTheCulture: Name a song that no matter what makes you hit the dance floor!
1:21:33
October 17, 2018
Episode 13 - "It's Been A Long Time"
Back from vacation, the Upscale Ignorance crew (with special guests) is back discussing a wide range of topics from the Carter V to Kevin Hart/Katt Williams to Brett Kavanaugh.  Forgive some sound errors and rock with us. Peep the loaded topic list below: Rnb Group Rankings (5:00)  The Lead (18:00) Boomerang to the Small Screen  Shut Up and Dribble On The Run II Tour Carter V Quincy Jones Documentary KD Returns to Seattle The Feature (37:00) Kevin Hart v Katt Williams and the idea of love and respect vs money and fame Brett Kavanaugh and White Male Privilege Ignorant S*** (1:05:00) Police Officers Killed in SC LaQuan McDonald Verdict R.I.P. Amarah Riley Chance for Chicago Mayor Space Jam 2 Tiger Tiger Woods Ya'll The Wrap Up (1:22:00) The Cookout Will Smith Ghost Stories Talent Unfulfilled Petty Breakup Stories Aquemini Turns 20 #QFTC Favorite OutKast Album
1:41:20
October 10, 2018
Episode 12 - Introducing Running Clock
With the Upscale Ignorance crew on vacation, we thought we'd preview our upcoming show Running Clock. Running Clock features sports talk, with today's diving into the impact and results of Lavar Ball (0:00), is the NBA too friendly (6:00), Big 3 Recap (12:00), Seattle Storm rout (14:45) and finally, it's dive into the top position players in the NBA starting with the top 5 PGs for the upcoming season (16:00). Buckle up!
36:28
September 27, 2018
Episode 11 - "Ups and Downers"
The crew discusses a heavy week including the death of Mac Miller, Drugs and Depression. The crew also touches on Nas and Kelis, Serena and double standards, Meek and Drake and the killing of another unarmed black man, Botham ShemJean, in his own apartment. Lebron again puts on for women with #StrongestWomen and Nike makes some fire shoes, literally this time, with backlash from the Kaepernick ad. Also in quick hits, John Legend is the EGOT, Power finale, Nia Franklin is Miss America and remembering 9/11. That and plenty more stuff this episode. Get ready for a roller coaster ride of ups and downs on this episode of Upscale Ignorance.
1:33:24
September 13, 2018
Episode 10 - 9.4.18 - "Chess Not Checkers"
In a loaded episode, the boys talk Nike and Kaepernick, The Shop with Lebron James, Eminem v MGK, Drake, Kim and Kanye, Childish Gambino and the stigma of black women's responsibility. Geoffrey Owens and reality, Andrew Gillum and more...S/O Doja Cat.
1:35:36
September 5, 2018
Episode 9 - "No News and Slow News" - Music, Sports and Culture
The boys talk MJ, Birdman and Weezy reuniting and who's catalog goes to a desert island in #QuestionsForTheCulture. They also catch up on NBA, NFL and College Football happenings, Serena Williams' fine ass, Urban Meyer and Jemele Hill's departure. Learn about Eve Ewing and the black female Iron Man, an officer is finally convicted for an unjust killing, Power is dead...(and so is Kanan) and Oprah, Doja Cat, Astroworld and more...
1:32:18
August 31, 2018
Episode 8 - "A Rose Through Concrete" with @Beauty_By_Jaye
Hear the incredible story of Jenita Hill (@Beauty_By_Jaye), an entrepreneur in the beauty industry. Learn of the pitfalls and heartache leading her to many triumphs and ultimately creating a leader in the field.
1:33:53
August 22, 2018
Episode 7 - "We Takin Over" - 8.7.18
The crew discusses Beyonce shutting down Vogue, Madden's misstep, Astroworld, Lebron's School, the NFL, Drake v Adidas, Puma betting big, NBA betting at all, Trayvon, Immigration, Urban Meyer and more... Segment 1 - Music Talk Segment 2 - Sports Talk Segment 3 - Culture Talk
2:03:46
August 10, 2018
Episode 6 - "We On" - 7.24.18
The crew discusses Drake and Shiggy. Is Ciara trippin? Philly ain't Made in America? Gurley, Le'Veon and NFL Love. Kawhi and Demar Love, NBA Summer League Recap, Free Agents and NBA All-Decade Teams. Forbes 100 Celebrities, Take a Knee, Nia Wilson, Blacks on screen and more...
1:59:19
July 26, 2018
Episode 5 - "Album Reviews, Free Agency and More" - 7.4.18
The crew talks all the latest music drops, crazy NBA Free Agency and more... Music: Drake, Jay Z and Beyonce, Nas, Teyana Taylor, Jay Rock, Kanye West and Kid Cudi album releases. Also, Carter V coming, Joe Jackson and more. Hoop: NBA Free Agency, LeBron, DeMarcus Cousins, Warriors, Lakers, Kawhi and more...
1:40:23
July 8, 2018
"Angola" - "Prison Industrial Complex"
Dr. David Leonard, esteemed professor and author of "Playing While White" stops through to talk about the Prison Industrial Complex, and the enormous impact its had on communities of color. Hear about the financial stakes of the prison system, reform, the current state of the system, bail reform and more. Also learn about who else is moving the culture aside from Shaun King, Jay Z and Meek Mill.
1:36:00
June 28, 2018
Upscale Ignorance - Episode 3
The crew talks Albims by Kanye, Pusha T and Black Thought. NBA Finals Wrap Up and the Carter 3 10th Anniversary. Finally, a final look at Anthony Bordain, Mental Health in Hollywood and Quick Hits.
1:31:34
June 19, 2018
Streets On Fire
How hot are Drake, Kendrick and J. Cole on the all-time scale? Plus music by Vitamin D, Wale and more.
46:32
June 6, 2018
The Corner Podcast - Episode 1
On this episode, Cam, L and Kalin discuss Legalizing Marijuana, Encounters with Police and the Prison Industrial Complex.
37:11
May 21, 2018
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