Saturday, November 14, 2015
Podcast: "Phone Down" (The BackBeat)
In this week’s episode of The BackBeat, we give our delayed review of Lianne La Lavas’s amazing sophomore album Blood, get into Jeezy’s comments about the student protests around the country, talk about the rumored release for Rihanna’s ANTI, engage with Amber Rose’s financial goals for young women, get into Adele and arguments around cultural appropriation (Hey Iggy!), and share our thoughts on Prodigy suing UMG over royalties. We also share our excitement about Missy’s new song and video for her Pharrell assisted “Where They From.”
Stay tuned to the end of the episode to hear what our Songs of The Moment are this week! Kyera chooses some great songs from Missy, J. Cole, and Wale. Marcus dips into the discography of Erykah Badu, Eryn Allen Kane, and Donny Hathaway.