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The Breaks: Beat Battle Edition

This week on The Breaks, Fresh and Confucius

  • Talk about the recent live-streamed beat battles, including Mannie Fresh vs Scott Storch and Lil Jon vs T-Pain.
  • Touch on the cultural significance of Mannie Fresh.
  • Discuss the deep production credits of Lil Jon and T-Pain.
  • Address Tekashi 6ix9ine’s release from prison and speculate about how people will react.
  • In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh defends Nas as a good beat selector.
  • Confucius reminds us that just because you’re sheltering in place, doesn’t mean that you have to transform yourself or learn a new skill — simply surviving right now is enough.

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The Breaks Shelter in Place

This week on The Breaks, Confucius and Fresh

  • Touch what it’s been life to sheltering in place due to COVID-19.
  • Discuss how these new circumstances are pushing artist to find creative ways to connect with fans.
  • Talk about the new  Jay Electronica release “A Written Testimony.”
  • Chat about Slim Thug potentially brokering a truce between Trae tha Truth and Z-Ro.
  • In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh reminds people to say inside because COVID-19 does not discriminate.
  • Confucius voices his frustration about non-billionaires defending billionaires for their small donations for COVID-19 relief.
  • This week’s local song of the week is “It’s All Good” by Paris Aryanna.

Listen to this episode of The Breaks

Listen on The Apple Podcasts App, Spotify or Stitcher

The Breaks are on every Saturday 10pm-1am on KUTX 98.9.
You can hear the latest full broadcast of The Breaks Saturday night show.