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July 5, 2021

Kim Verzuz Nicki?

By: Elizabeth McQueen

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September 27, 2021

Diddy vs Dupree?!?

This week on the Breaks Confucius is out so: After recent events, Fresh explains why he thinks Jermaine Dupree could hold his own in a Verzuz against Diddy. He talks about the recent comments by Lil Duval calling out Black Celebrities for not supporting the release of Boosie Badazz's biopic "My Struggle." In this week's installment of Hip-Hop Facts you'll learn about who gave Ray Parker Jr. -- who wrote the theme for "Ghostbusters --  his start. You'll also learn a fact that includes both Jay-Z's "Hard Knock Life" and Nipsey Hussle's "Hussle and Motivate." After T.I.'s recent comments blaming…


September 20, 2021

Dr. Nicki vs The Vaccine

This week on the Breaks: Confucius and Fresh discuss Nicki Minaj's recent comments about the COVID-19 vaccine. Both hosts discuss whether Drake's music has become redundant after the release of his latest record "Certified Lover Boy." In this week's installment of Hip-Hop Facts you'll learn about the origin of the term hip-hop, how KUTX DJ Jody Denberg grew up in the Bronx around the time that hip-hop was being created,  how RBX never wanted to be a rapper and what happened when the Lords of the Underground threw UGK's demo tape out a window. In his Unpopular Opinion Fresh answers…


September 13, 2021

Rest in Power MKW

This week on The Breaks: Confucius and Fresh pay tribute to actor Michael K. Williams. The hosts discuss the upcoming Verzuz between Jah Rule and Fat Joe. In this week's installment of Hip-Hop Facts you'll learn interesting tidbits about Jay Z's "The Blueprint," Nas, the time the Lox almost stabbed Mike Tyson, Beanie Sigel's album "The Truth" and more. After Tidal's recent tweet, Fresh and Confucius answer the question "Would you rather have $500,000 or a dinner with Jay Z." After finding out that an Austin artist obviously bought streams, Confucius uses his Confucius Says segment to encourage aspiring artists to…