Month: December 2018

#QuestionsForTheCulture – CD 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

Episode 22 – “The Hood Ain’t The Same”: Overcoming Gentrification, Building Our Future Together

@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. Walking through the issues of gentrification, overcoming and building toward a better future for the black community, Africa town 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 Africa town:

Text “HOME” to (206) 309-6324 for more information on housing, business and health resources.

Upscale Ignorance Podcast Featuring






#QuestionsForTheCulture – Who is the 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

Episode 21 – “Independent Women”: A Discussion on Independent Women vs. Providing Men

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