Season 2 of the podcast features exciting new episodes with hosts Nasir Marumo and Temar France. This season’s theme music was produced and performed by NliteN.
mutha of badness: BBYMUTHA’s bastard tape
Season 2, Episode 5
In this episode, The Rap Scholars return with special guest Jeffrey Martín for an in-depth discussion of the Chattanooga rapper BbyMutha and her performances of black femme badness on her most recent release. Music includes selections from The Bastard Tape, Vol. 1.
KINGS OF RAP: TIERRA WHACK, CHYNNA, BBYMUTHA
Season 2, Episode 4
In this episode, The Rap Scholars return with a brand new installment of the “Kings of Rap” Series, which brings you flame from The Rap Scholars’ favorite current women rappers. This episode we discuss the music of Tierra Whack, Chynna, & BbyMutha. Music includes selections from Whack World, music 2 die 2, and Glow Kit: Blk Girl.
Wakanda Soon come
Season 2, Episode 3
In this episode, The Rap Scholars revisit TDE’s iconic Black Panther album and use songs from the album to talk global black revolution and a turn away from respectability politics towards a more combative posture. Music includes selections from Black Panther The Album Music From And Inspired By.
What happened, Mr. West?
Season 2, Episode 2
In this episode, The Rap Scholars discuss the new ‘Ye, speaking on topics from his recent music, public comments and endorsements of Donald Trump to his diagnosis of bipolar disorder, among others. Music includes selections from Ye, KIDS SEE GHOSTS, and his most recent single with Lil Pump.
KINGS OF RAP: NICKI, CARDI, CITY GIRLS
Season 2, Episode 1
In this episode, The Rap Scholars discuss the masterful new albums of some of hip-hop’s leading rappers in 2018, who we refer to as the Kings of Rap. Music includes Nicki Minaj, Cardi B, and City Girls.