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June 13, 2022

Rolling Stone’s “200 Greatest Hip-Hop Albums of All Time”

By: Jack Anderson

Confucius and Fresh react to Rolling Stone‘s “200 Greatest Hip-Hop Albums of All Time” and inspired by 21 Savage, discuss the prospect of getting money and fame in a lower class community without inviting a RICO case or having your neighborhood turn your back on you.

You’ll hear Hip-Hop Facts about Yo! MTV Raps, the soundtrack to the 1997 film Booty Call, Fresh Fest, a celebrity ventriloquist, and more.

Fresh’s Unpopular Opinion covers the elitism of R&B fans and how our culture categorizes the genre at large.

Finally the fellas chat about Uvalde, the nepotism of Star Wars casting, the impending return of the Those Damn Comic Book Guys podcast, and Matthew McConaughey’s political prospects.


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June 27, 2022

Hip Hop’s Holdouts on House Music

Does the act of Beyonce and Drake putting their feet into the house music pool hurt the momentum of hip hop? Confucius & Fresh discuss the implications and ramifications of that argument, then react to Chris Brown’s comment that hip-hop’s dominance has made R&B obsolete. Confucius’ Hip Hop Facts include an interaction between Omar Epps […]

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June 20, 2022

Stand Up Comedy and Juneteenth

In the first segment of this episode, Confucius and Fresh interview comedians Rochelle Genivive Clinton, Dasharae, Daniel West, and Jordan McDonald. For Hip Hop Facts Fresh talks about Nick Cannon’s pre-Wildin’ Out backing by Will Smith, the myth that Naughty By Nature’s Treach left a reptilian surprise for Tommy Boy Records CEO Tom Silverman, and DJ […]

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June 13, 2022

Rolling Stone’s “200 Greatest Hip-Hop Albums of All Time”

Confucius and Fresh react to Rolling Stone‘s “200 Greatest Hip-Hop Albums of All Time” and inspired by 21 Savage, discuss the prospect of getting money and fame in a lower class community without inviting a RICO case or having your neighborhood turn your back on you. You’ll hear Hip-Hop Facts about Yo! MTV Raps, the soundtrack […]

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