We’re back and talking about Kendrick Lamar becoming the first non-classical, non-jazz musician to win a Pulitzer prize for music, Meek Mill finally being released from prison and whether we’ll get a Drake collab to capitalize on the moment, and give our expectations for Drake’s recently announced next album, Scorpion. Then of course we talk about all of the madness surrounding twitter and Kanye West and his upcoming projects. Lastly, we breakdown J. Cole’s latest album, KOD, whether it’s his best album yet, and try to understand why he’s such a polarizing yet wildly successful figure in hip-hop. Check the full episode out above and tell us your thoughts, comments, and questions about the topics in the episode.
00:01:17 – Coachella performances
00:04:40 – Kendrick Lamar first non-classical, non-jazz musician to win Pulitzer prize
00:09:20 – What are our expectations for Drake’s new album Scorpion?
00:13:49 – Celebrating 20 years of The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill and George Clinton retiring
00:16:04 – Meek Mill’s free (can we get that ‘first day out’ Drake collab though?)
00:20:57 – ABBA is making a comeback and ‘Yodel boy’ now has a record deal and a single
00:26:15 – KANYE WEST
00:42:39 – RIP Avicii
00:44:44 – Is KOD J. Cole’s best album yet?
01:10:00 – What we’re currently listening to and new and upcoming music releases
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