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Episode 11 – “Ups and Downers”: Mac Miller, Drug Culture, Depression and More…

The crew discusses a heavy week including the death of Mac Miller, Drugs and Depression. The crew also touches on Nas and Kelis, Serena and double standards, Meek and Drake and the killing of another unarmed black man, Botham ShemJean, in his own apartment. Lebron again puts on for women with #StrongestWomen and Nike makes some fire shoes, literally this time, with backlash from the Kaepernick ad. Also in quick hits, John Legend is the EGOT, Power finale, Nia Franklin is Miss America and remembering 9/11. That and plenty more stuff this episode. Get ready for a roller coaster ride of ups and downs on this episode of Upscale Ignorance.

Episode 10 – “Chess Not Checkers”: Nike with Kap and NFL, The Sitgma of Black Women’s Responsibility to Save Black Men

In a loaded episode, the boys talk Nike and Kaepernick, The Shop with Lebron James, Eminem v MGK, Drake, Kim and Kanye, Childish Gambino and the stigma of black women’s responsibility. Geoffrey Owens and reality, Andrew Gillum and more…

Episode 9 – “No News is Slow News”: Jemele Hill Says Peace (and So Does Kanan)

The boys talk MJ, Birdman and Weezy reuniting and who’s catalog goes to a desert island in #QuestionsForTheCulture. They also catch up on NBA, NFL and College Football happenings, Serena Williams’ fine ass, Urban Meyer and Jemele Hill’s departure. Learn about Eve Ewing and the black female Iron Man, an officer is finally convicted for an unjust killing, Power is dead…(and so is Kanan) and Oprah, Doja Cat, Astroworld and more…

Episode 8.1 – “A Rose Through Concrete” with Beauty By Jaye Part 1

Hear the incredible story of Jenita Hill, an entrepreneur in the beauty industry. Learn of the pitfalls and heartache leading her to many triumphs and ultimately creating a leader in the field.

Episode 8.2 – “A Rose Through Concrete” with Beauty By Jaye Part 2

Hear the incredible story of Jenita Hill (@Beauty_By_Jaye), an entrepreneur in the beauty industry. Learn of the pitfalls and heartache leading her to many triumphs and ultimately creating a leader in the field.

Episode 7.1 – “Beyonce, Vogue, Madden, Astroworld and More…”

The crew discusses Beyonce shutting down Vogue, Madden’s misstep, Astroworld, Lebron’s School, the NFL, Drake v Adidas, Puma betting big, NBA betting at all, Trayvon, Immigration, Urban Meyer and more…

Segment 1 – Music Talk

Segment 2 – Sports Talk

Segment 3 – Culture Talk

Episode 7.2 – “Lebron and iPromise, NFL, HOF, Urban Meyer and More”

The crew discusses Beyonce shutting down Vogue, Madden’s misstep, Astroworld, Lebron’s School, the NFL, Drake v Adidas, Puma betting big, NBA betting at all, Trayvon, Immigration, Urban Meyer and more…

Segment 1 – Music Talk

Segment 2 – Sports Talk

Segment 3 – Culture Talk

Episode 7.3 – “Trayvon, Drake v Adidas, Google, Puma and More…”

The crew discusses Beyonce shutting down Vogue, Madden’s misstep, Astroworld, Lebron’s School, the NFL, Drake v Adidas, Puma betting big, NBA betting at all, Trayvon, Immigration, Urban Meyer and more…

Segment 1 – Music Talk

Segment 2 – Sports Talk

Segment 3 – Culture Talk

Episode 6.3 – “NBA All-Decade Teams”

The crew discusses Jay and is Philly Made in America. Drake and Shiggy. Is Ciara trippin? Philly ain’t Made in America? Gurley, Le’Veon and NFL Love. Kawhi and Demar Love, NBA Summer League, Free Agents and NBA All-Decade Teams. Forbes 100 Celebrities, Take a Knee, Nia Wilson, Blacks on screen and more…

Segment 1 – Music Talk

Segment 2 – NFL and NBA Talk

Segment 3 – NBA All-Decade Teams

Segment 4 – Culture Talk

Episode 6.1 – “Made in America, Jay, Meek, Ciara and More”

The crew discusses Jay and is Philly Made in America. Drake and Shiggy. Is Ciara trippin? Philly ain’t Made in America? Gurley, Le’Veon and NFL Love. Kawhi and Demar Love, NBA Summer League, Free Agents and NBA All-Decade Teams. Forbes 100 Celebrities, Take a Knee, Nia Wilson, Blacks on screen and more…

Segment 1 – Music Talk

Segment 2 – NFL and NBA Talk

Segment 3 – NBA All-Decade Teams

Segment 4 – Culture Talk