The Joe Budden Podcast with Rory & Mal
Joe Budden, Rory, & Mal
Tune into Joe Budden and his friends Rory & Mal and follow along the crazy adventures of these very random friends.
The end of this chapter has arrived. The guys reflect on the last two years during their exclusive deal (23:05), Joe addresses Mal's sports curse (48:22), new music (55:30), Kanye's Twitter rant (129:41), Roy Jones Jr. has a changed of heart (169:09), Nicki Minaj wins her lawsuit (174:40) and more. Sleeper Picks: Joe | Mark Morrison - “Return Of The Mack” Rory | Roc-A-Fella - “We Are The Champions” (Ft. Kanye West, Cam’ron, Beanie Sigel & Twista) Mal | Joe Budden - “So Long Goodbye” Parks | De la Soul - “I Am I Be”
On this episode: The guys begin with recapping Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight Verzuz showcase (24:45). Rory exposes Joe for dirty macking (36:30), the guys discuss Kanye's tweets (42:24), Apple's latest event (65:28), the Social Dilemma documentary (104:47) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Usher - “Twork It Out” Rory | THEY. - “STCU“ (Ft. Juicy J) Mal | MC Eiht - “Neighborhood Looks” (Ft. Havoc & Kurupt) Parks | 38 Spesh - “Stash Box” (Ft. Benny The Butcher)
Back to the funny's this episode, Joe gives some insight on how he was feeling last podcast (17:22). The guys also discuss the upcoming celebration between Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight on Verzuz (21:44), new music from Conway the Machine (35:54), remembering 9/11 (50:34), and Joe shares his thoughts on the timeliness of his attempted smear campaign (1:54:19). Sleeper Picks Joe | Brainstorm - “Maybe” Rory | Westside Connection - “Westward Ho” Mal | Blxst “Overrated” Parks | Big Noyd - “Recognize & Realize” (Ft. Prodigy)
On this episode: The guys discuss podcasts starting a union (35:45), they congratulates Big Sean on projected number 1 album (39:00), 6ix9ine flops (41:10), Travis Scott's collaboration with McDonalds (60:15) and more! Sleeper Picks Rory | Reggie - “SOUTHSIDE FADE” Mal | Conway The Machine - “Lemon” (Ft. Method Man) Parks | GQ - “Big Lutha”
The guys start with their appreciation for SZA (22:35). They also give a lighthearted review of Big Sean's album (46:05), Bryson Tiller's new single (60:27), 50 Cent wants to forget about G-Unit (90:20), Steve Nash is the new head coach for the Brooklyn Nets (141:00) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Tame Impala - “Lost In Yesterday” Rory | Lil Wayne - “Harden” Mal | Money Man - “Performance” Parks | Clipse - “Hello New World”
Joe shares how he celebrated his 40th birthday and discusses Brandy and Monica's Verzuz battle (20:24). The guys also highlight Chadwick Boseman's impact (33:25), thoughts on the VMA's (56:50), Mal revisits his stance on Tory Lanez (84:50), Joe addresses recent headlines regarding him (95:40) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe’s | George Benson - “Give Me The Night” Rory | Robert Glasper - “Better Than I Imagined” (Ft. H.E.R. & Meshell Ndegeocello) Mal | Jaden - “In The Hills” Parks | Black Thought - “Good Morning” (Ft. Pusha T, Killer Mike & Swizz Beatz)
On this episode: Mal and Rory kick things off by addressing those inquiring about the podcast's next move (14:50). Joe also explains his decision to moving on from Spotify (25:45) and addresses Charlamagne tha God (41:44), he also asks the guys about their experience with Pisces women (104:00), new music (106:15), Akon vs T-Pain (112:00), and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Toni Braxton - “Gotta Move On” (Ft. H.E.R.) Rory | Akon - “I Cant Wait” (Ft. T-Pain) Mal | IAMNOBODI - “An Idea” (Ft. Emmavie, Zacari & Josh J) Parks | Heltah Skeltah - “Gunz ‘N Onez” (Ft. Method Man)
Over the weekend, a new Verzuz matchup was announced and Joe shares his excitement for Brandy and Monica's upcoming battle (19:00). Big Sean announces a release date for his album (29:13), the guys show support for Jacob Blake (51:04), Joe gives and in-depth reflection on his 2 years with Spotify (64:14), and more NBA playoff takes (178:55). Sleeper Picks: Joe | Boyz II Men - “Motownphilly” Rory | IYAMAH - “Balance” Mal | Dave East - “Know How I Feel” (Ft. Mary J Blige) Parks | The Lox - “Gave It To Em”
The Nas appreciation episode which included a ton of reflection, new album review and apologies to the legend and Hit-Boy (14:19). They also speculate on Jay-Z's history of releasing music around the same time as Nas (31:45), Meg Thee Stallion reveals more details regarding her shooting (47:35), most recent allegations against Trey Songz (83:53), DaniLeigh's breakup photoshoots (102:56), and more NBA playoff coverage (150:07). Sleeper Picks Joe | Nas - “Full Circle” (Ft. AZ, Foxy Brown & Cormega) Rory | Nas - “Surviving the Times” Mal | Nas - “Replace Me” (Ft. Don Toliver & Big Sean) Parks | Nas - “Get Down”
On this episode: Summer Walker gives parental advice but doesn't have children (18:32). Joe and the guys discuss CyHi Da Prynce ghost-writing for Travis Scott (32:45), a tracklist by Nas is revealed (57:16), Drake and Lil Wayne's career comparison and treatment by the label (85:13), "sonning" someone in Hip Hop (99:34), the NBA playoffs begin (124:42) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Kenyon Dixon & Avery Wilson - “What I Like” Rory | Serena Isioma - “Sensitive” Mal | Hit Boy & Don Kennedy - “87 Benzo” (Ft. 24hrs) Parks | Ransom - “Hereditary”
On this episode: Drake drops his first single and the guys react (13:40). A bunch of new music was also dropped (36:15), NFL rookie sneaking women into team hotels (58:36), Cuba Gooding Jr.'s lawyer presents an interesting defense strategy in his court case (69:55), No I.D. sells his catalogue (99:35) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Ye Ali - “Obvious” Rory | Lil Wayne - “This What I Call Her” Mal | Foxy Brown - “The Promise” (Ft. Havoc) Parks | RZA - “Holocaust”
After Joe recaps his weekend spent with Parks (11:15), the guys discuss Safaree's B.A.D remix (35:10). Also, Joe feels that Billboard dropped the ball on their Verzuz cover (48:10), flu season predictions (65:30), Ancestry.com being sold (71:58) the XXL Freshman cover (83:02), and the guys send their well wishes to Azealia Banks and LaKeith Stanfield. Sleeper Picks Joe | Victoria Monét - “Go There With You” Rory | THEY - “All Mine” MAL | Popcaan - “BRUCK DI BUDDY” Parks | RJ Payne - “Fuckboy” (Ft. Freeway)
On this episode: Joe insists that Rory owes 2 Chainz an apology after his Verzuz battle with Rick Ross (12:42). Also, Cardi B and Meg thee Stallion collaborate on WAP (40:33) which includes a lyrical breakdown from Joe (48:58), more new music (65:18), Mal questions Joe's basketball skillset (84:10), and the guys discuss movies/shows they're looking forward to (89:45) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Victoria Monét - “Go There With You" Rory | Jim Jones - “The King” (Ft. Noe) Mal | Beanie Sigel - “Tales Of A Hustler Pt 2” (Ft. Oschino & Sparks) Parks | Ras Kass - “Soul On Ice Remix”
On this episode: Rory shares how he attempted to connect Logic and Joe, but failed (28:33). Also, Meg Thee Stallion and Cardi B announce a new song (34:45), the pros and cons of Twitter becoming subscription based (50:40), is DaBaby a Pop Star or not (84:40), Ellen Degeneres alleged "toxic" work environment (103:25) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Mariah the Scientist - “Always n Forever” (Ft. Lil Baby) Rory | Jaz Karis - “Let Me Down” Mal | Armani Caesar - “Simply Done” (Ft. Benny The Butcher) Parks | Eto - “Latin Scene”
On this episode: Rory shares that he is COVID-19 free (28:12). Joe believes 2 Chainz heard the doubters (40:26), Akademiks and Meek Mill's internet war continues (61:40), an update on Marriage Bootcamp (79:13), Brandy appreciation and much more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Brandy - “I Am More” Rory | Big Sean - “Me, Myself & I” Mal | Rick Ross - “Thug Cry” (Ft. Lil Wayne) Parks | The Roots - “Step Into The Realm”
On this episode: Joe shares his grievances with Uber Eats delivering on bikes (14:16). The guys also share their predictions on Rick Ross vs 2 Chainz (23:54), who has the better discography between Chris Brown and Usher (36:05) and Biggie and Tupac (43:25), T.I.'s efforts to mend he and Jeezy's beef with Gucci Mane (57:09), an update from Meg Thee Stallion (64:38), Roy Jones Jr.'s chances against Mike Tyson (90:44), Joe's theory on Larsa Pippen (106:28) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | PJ Morton - “First Began” Rory | Gaidaa - “Stranger” (Ft. Saba & Jarreau Vandal Mal | Black Soprano Family - “It’s Over” (Ft. Heem, Rick Hyde & Benny The Butcher & DJ Drama) Parks | Hus Kingpin - “TWLG”
The guys recap and show their appreciation for DMX and Snoop Dogg's Verzuz showcase (18:55). A Lupe Fiasco lyric breakdown (62:40), new music and Joe explains his criticism of Logic (69:40), Rory's hot take on "We Are the World" (94:41), predictions on Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr. (105:10), and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Jacquees - “Put In Work” (Ft. Chris Brown) Rory | Playaz Circle - “Paper Chaser” (Ft. Phonte) Mal | The-Dream - “Prime”
Benny The Butcher pulls up to the podcast and discusses how he rapped his way into success. He also talks signing to a record deal, new music, and he gives his thoughts on what's currently going on in the culture.
Joe begins with an apology towards Meg thee Stallion for appearing insensitive on the previous podcast (18:40). The guys also discuss Kanye Wests first rally and their concern for him (27:04), August Alsina's entanglement song (51:19), the "Fatal Attraction" review (81:16) and an apology to Logic (102:22). Sleeper Picks Joe | Mac Ayres - “Same Old Strangers” (Ft. Keys Open Doors) Rory | MarcLo - "Belong" Mal | Benny The Butcher - “Deal Or No Deal” Parks | E. Jones - “Hello”
On this episode: Joe shares his experience of being locked out of his Twitter account (11:14) and shortly after, the crew covers the Tory Lanez and Megan Thee Stallion's shooting incident (20:00). They also discuss Nick Cannon (49:34), Snoop Dogg and DMX's Verzuz battle (81:35), new music from Drake (100:14), Logic announces his retirement from rap (117:11) and the Migos legal troubles with their label QC (128:14). Sleeper Picks Joe | Wizkid - “Smile” (Ft. H.E.R.) Rory | Juelz Santana - “Squalie” (Ft. Jr Writer) Mal | AZ - “Rather Unique” Parks | Capone-N-Noreaga - “LA, LA” (Ft. Mobb Deep & Tragedy Khadafi)
On this episode: Joe and Mal begin with defining what a coon is (14:25). The guys also discuss Tory Lanez and Meg Thee Stallion getting arrested (30:15), Chance the Rapper defends Kanye West (38:53), the guys recap this weeks Battle Rap matchups (82:45), and much more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Fleetwood Mac - “The Chain” Rory | They - “Play Fight” (Ft. Tinashe) Mal | Kodak Black - “Vultures Cry 2” (Ft. WizDaWizard & Mike Smiff) Parks | Black Thought - “Thought vs Everybody”
On this episode: Mal doesn't waste any time, and ensures the guys discuss Jada and Will's Red Table Talk episode (12:51). The guys also talk 50's latest antics (56:34), new music from Summer Walker, Snoh Aalegra and others (80:17). Joe responds to DJ Khaled (132:23), reacts to Gillie Da Kid's thoughts on BLM (138:31) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe: Rotimi - “In My Bed” Rory: The Dream - “Long Gone” Mal: John Legend - “I Can Change” (Ft. Snoop Dogg) Parks: Passport Gift & Parks - “Pick a Side”
On this episode: Joe and the guys reveal how the podcast content affects their personal lives (6:50). Pusha T disses Drake again (21:23), Young Thug lost respect for Pusha T (40:00), and T.I. challenges 50 Cent (55:13). Also, an update on Ghislaine Maxwell's arrest (116:07), Joe explains why leverage is important (137:58), and addresses Terry Crews again (151:48). Sleeper Picks Joe: Foxy Brown - “Stylin” Rory: Shay Lia - “All Up To You” Mal: W8nsee - “Front Line” Parks: Mr Muthaf***in’ eXquire - “Black Mirror”
The episode Joe has been waiting for. August Alsina opens up on his relationship with Jada Pinkett-Smith (10:38). Joe also asks, where is Will Smith? (26:45) Which leads to a broader conversation regarding open-marriages (54:30). Joe then responds to DJ Vlad (73:15), Pop Smoke's new album (87:40), Joe's request for Ty Dolla Sign (105:45) and more! Joe: BMU (Black Men United) - “U Will Know” Rory: Fabolous - “Money Talks” Mal: ScHoolboy Q - “My Hatin’ Joint” Parks: J-live - “Wax Paper”
Joe's prediction on the latest Verzuz battle between Jadakiss and Fabolous finally panned out, and the guys recap the night (14:04). Snoh Aalegra and Summer Walker announce that they're releasing projects on the same day (42:50), Kanye drops new music (53:40), the BET Awards recap (65:13), Freddie Gibbs vs Akademiks (74:16), Mal ask the hard hitting questions (111:55), and Tik Tok is allegedly stealing our data better than everyone else (127:30). Sleeper Picks Joe: August Alsina - “Soon As I Walk In” (Ft. Tink) Rory: Terrace Martin, Robert Glasper, 9th Wonder & Kamasi Washington - Freeze Tag (Ft. Phoelix) Mal:Nick Grant & Tae Beast - FEDS
A loaded episode this week: Joe begins with taking Rory to homie court (21:20). The crew also predicts Jadakiss vs Fabolous's Verzuz outcome (41:06), new music from 6lack (68:35), Kanye West and Dr. Dre working together (102:11), Kid Cudi announces his new podcast (121:40) and Ro James joins the show (133:22) Sleeper Picks Joe | Ro James - “New Religion” Rory | Kendrick Lamar - “Cartoons & Cereal” (Ft. Gunplay) Mal | B.G. - “Silent B.G.” Parks | Switch/Lord Finesse - “There’ll Never Be”
On this episode: The guys recap their Father's Day weekend (12:00) and the Alicia Keys vs John Legend Verzuz (22:09). They then discuss Swizz Beatz vs Drake (31:24) Eminem's leaked verse dissing Joe (57:06), Mal shares his theory on Ja Rule (90:50), and much more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Swae Lee - “Reality Check” Rory | Alycia Bella - “Seasons” Mal | Sy Ari Da Kid - “Familiar” Parks | Curren$y & Fuse - “Coast 2 Coast”
On this episode: The guys cover the tension between J. Cole and Noname (24:22). They also discuss new music from Wale (70:28), Teyana Taylor (77:18) and others. In addition, Mal puts on his cape for PartyNextDoor (94:00), Marques Houston speaks on his relationship (119:20) and much more. Sleeper Picks Joe | Teyana Taylor - “Lowkey” (Ft. Erykah Badu) Rory | Joe Budden - “Short Summer” (Ft. Emanny) Mal | A$AP Rocky - “Angels” Parks | KRS-One - “Sound of da Police”
On this episode: Joe and the guys discuss Dave Chappelle's latest special (26:20). They also discuss the BET award nominees (41:07), Alicia Keys vs John Legend's upcoming Verzuz battle (53:08), new music (83:20), Joe continues to speak to social injustices (121:47) and much more! Sleeper Pick Joe | Avant - “Edible” Rory | They - “Count Me In” Mal | Tsu Surf - “No Disrespect” (Ft. Lady London & Justin Love) Parks | Milano Constantine - “700 Club” (Ft. Rigz)
On this episode: The guys begin with all the cop related TV shows being cancelled (22:18). The NYPD's press conference (32:22) and the topic of defunding the police (58:24), the guys take the time to remember Jas Waters (96:20), Joe addresses the Barbs over Nicki (120:05) and he apologizes to Marlon Wayans (142:00). Sleeper Picks Joe | Joe Budden - “Poker In The Sky” Rory | Stack Bundles - “Circulate” Mal | Nipsey Hussle - “Face The World” Parks | Busta Rhymes - “Everybody Rise”
On this episode: The guys had plenty to discuss this week, starting with Akon's new song with Duke (29:37) which led to a conversation about Tory Lanez clearing his samples (38:55). Joe goes on a passionate rant about window-dressing in corporate America (61:55), Bruce Lee (92:50), B. Simone's comments on dating people who have 9-5 jobs (107:00), and Joe responds to Terry Crews (138:10). Sleepers Picks Joe | Lucky Daye - “Shoulda” (Ft. Babyface) Rory | Seeyousoon - “Blue Chord” Mal | Al-Doe & Spanish Ran - “Alinea” Parks | Pharoahe Monch - “Same Sh!t, Different Toilet” (Ft. Styles P)
On this episode: The guys begin with their trust issues (18:00). They also give a breakdown on King Bach's BLM video (31:50), Trina received backlash for her recent comments on looting (47:05), Drew Brees's stance on the U.S. flag (69:16), Dyckman's controversy (80:32), Joe hands out a few awards (113:38), and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Trick Daddy - “Amerika” (ft. Society) Rory | Wale - “Friends N strangers” Mal | Vic Mensa - “16 Shots” Parks | GetoPros - "Together" (ft. Dead Prez)
A much needed pod took place this episode and Joe begins with how the media has portrayed the looting during the protest (18:06). The guys give their thoughts on "Black Out Tuesday" (32:10), Virgil Abloh's $50 donation (66:00), James Dolan's statements on the BLM protest (110:35), a list of companies that support Trump (122:05), the Verzuz battle we all needed (142:00) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Yolonda Adams - “The Battle Is The Lord’s” Rory | Boylife - “Peas” Mal | Conway the Machine - “Front Lines” Parks | Flee Lord - “Ten From This Clip”
On this episode: The guys discuss the recent tragedies and protests throughout the country (10:20). They also cover Donald Trump's tweets (43:32), how would Mal change if he becomes a Millionaire (61:10), new music from Freddie Gibbs (85:16), Joel Ortiz and Crooked I (125:55), and more "binge-able" shows to check out (155:20). Sleeper Picks Joe | Lucky Daye - “Roll Some Mo” (ft. Chronixx, MediSun) Rory | Lupe Fiasco - “Us Placers” (ft. Kanye West, Pharrell) Mal | Foxy Brown - “4-5-6” (ft. Beanie Sigel & Memphis Bleek) Parks | Pete Rock & Camp Lo - No Uniform (ft. MOP)
After a loaded Memorial Day weekend, the guys begin with the Beenie Man vs Bounty Killer Verzuz battle (19:05) and Jagged Edge vs 112 (29:20). Joe also introduces a new segment called "Cape Town" (43:38), Azealia Banks latest news (56:23), the "this is my city" guy (69:00), Phonte starts a debate on artist charging podcasters for interviews (85:08), Doja Cats apology (134:58) the guys bring awareness to the recent injustices (153:23) and MORE! Sleeper Picks Joe | Kenyon Dixon - “Sky’s The Limit” (ft. V Bozeman) Rory | The Pheels - “Be Like That” (ft. Lion Babe) Mal | Saint Jhn - “Roses Remix“ (ft.Future) [Unreleased] Parks | Miles Davis - “Blu”
On this episode: The guys give their predictions on the upcoming Verzuz battle between 112 and Jagged Edge (15:02). Also, there's speculated R&Beef between PartyNextDoor and 6lack (33:00), Rory creates the best freshman Hip Hop classes of all-time (40:50), new music (55:55), Mal opens a conversation about three sums (64:10) and Joe Biden on the Breakfast Club (80:40) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe | Victoria Monét - “Moment” Rory | Nappy Roots - “Po’ Folks” (ft. Anthony Hamilton) Mal | Bone Thugs B Harmony - “Mr.Bill Collector” Parks | Kool G Rap - “4,5,6”
The guys recap the latest Verzuz battle between Ludacris and Nelly (14:17) and also look forward to potential battles (36:10). The guys also pod about other podcast, giving perspective on the "Call Her Daddy podcast vs Bar Stool sports (65:48) and the Joe Rogan podcast joining Spotify (95:47), Billboard vs everybody (115:00), and Parks tells us what's important (124:15). Sleeper Picks Joe | Adrian Marcel - "NOWHERE" Rory | Nyah Grace - "Sooner or Later" Mal | Eto - "Beloved" Parks | Reason - "Pop Sh*t" (ft. ScHoolboy Q)
Joe shares his theory on todays artists not being able to "fall off" (10:00). The guys also cover new music from Future (23:15), Will Smith dropping bars (41:13), the latest influencers (51:32), and previous tension between Ludacris and Nelly (94:00). Sleeper Picks Joe | Nelly - "Luven Me" Rory | Ludacris - "Hip-Hop Quotables" Mal | Ludacris - "Diamond In the Back" Parks | Ludacris - "Do The Right Thang" (ft. Common & Spike Lee)
Joe and the guys recap the highly anticipated Verzuz battle between two queens, Erykah Badu and Jill Scott (10:33) and discuss the next battle between Ludacris and Nelly (34:24). Joe also was "attacked" on Twitter this week (48:56), the guys stress the importance of establishing hierarchy in podcasting (64:55) and the impact of Andre Harrell's career (144:30) while also remembering Little Richard, Betty Wright and Jerry Stiller this episode. Sleeper Picks: Joe | 11:11 - "Me, Chanel & Jameson" Rory | Zacari - "Edamame" Mal | 22gz - "No Questions" Parks | Apollo Brown & Che Ńoir - "Hustle Dont Give" (ft. Black Thought)
On this episode: The guys discuss Tekashi's Instagram live and give their thoughts on his antics (18:38). They also talk Kehlani's new album (38:10), 50 Cent' takes shots at Lloyd Banks in his new book (51:03), Joe's perspective on being in a group (65:35), and the final prediction from Jill Scott vs Erykah Badu (107:11). Sleeper Picks Joe | Hablot Brown - "Heaven" Rory | Devin the dude - "I Cant Make It Home" Mal | Puff Daddy - "Everyday" (ft. Jadakiss Styles P, Pusha T & Tish Hyman) Parks | Tha Eastsidaz - "Friends"
On this episode: The guys welcome Rory into the 30's club (9:43). Joe also wants to give Tory Lanez his flowers for making the most during the quarantine (28:13), DaBaby's recent legal allegations (65:35), a debate of creators vs ownership (71:53), new music from Chris Brown and Young Thug (99:55) and men outgrowing male friendships (120:33) and MORE! Sleeper Picks Joe: Leven Kali - "Perfect is Boring" Rory: Joyce Wrice - "That On You" Mal: Mozzy - "The Homies Wanna Know" Parks: Rasheed Chappell & 38 Spesh - "Iron Head"
On this episode: Joe and the guys discuss this week's new music, which includes a new Demo Tape from Drake (14:31). They also give a Nicki Minaj verse breakdown (45:23) artist streaming live performances (93:31), Erykah Badu vs Jill Scott (97:28) and more! Sleeper Picks: Joe: H.E.R. - "Wrong Places" Rory: Kendrick Lamar - "Heart Pt. 3" Mal: SAINt JHN - "Roses" Parks: Stezo - "It's My Turn"
On this episode: The guys discuss the events that took place over the weekend (7:09) and encourage men to hold each other accountable for their actions (25:15). Also, Rory addresses a tweet of his that resurfaced (58:33), Joe believes we owe Sisqo an apology (118:33), a recap on what shows the guys are binge-watching (141:33) and more! Sleeper Picks Joe: K. Roosevelt - "Do Me Now" Rory: Berhana - "Lucky Strike" Mal: Money Man - "Beat the Odds" Parks: Ransom - "Hellraiser"
Joe jumps right into a recap of Rory F. Baby vs Mal and they give their perspectives on the outcome of the battle between Lil Wayne vs Fabolous mixtapes (12:52). The guys also pay respects to Fred the Godson (24:45), Rory compares DaBaby to Fetty Wap's run (36:02), French vs Kendrick Lamar (47:33) and Young Young (55:27), Joe is exposed as the king of "slime" (61:35), the NFL Draft and much more! Sleeper Picks Joe: T-Pain and Chris Brow - "Wake Up Dead" Rory: Fred the Godson - "Intro" Mal: Fred the Godson - "She Call Me God 2" Parks: Fred the Godson - "Doves Fly"
On this episode: Joe talks about his realization that nothing matters (11:55). The guys also recap Teddy Riley vs Babyface's battle (21:50), remember Prince (69:10), discusses part 1 & 2 of the Michael Jordan documentary (82:30) and more. Sleeper Picks Joe: Mizzo - "Dour Hour" Rory: TeeMarrr - "Cool Enough" Mal: The-Dream - "Say Something" Parks: Ab- Soul - "Freestyle"
On this episode: Mal tuned into Joe's Instagram Live therapy session and shares his thoughts (3:38) and Joe gives the background of Dr. Phil (22:40). Westside Gunn released a new album (37:34), Rory's take on the timing of the DaBaby's album dropping (61:38), they revisit the mixtape era conversation (74:15), the DVSN's album brings them to another tier (115:08) and MORE! Sleeper Picks Joe: DVSN - "Again" Rory: AZ - "Wanna Be There" Mal: Brent Faiyaz - "Around" Parks: GZA - "4th Chamber"
The JBP Boyz are back to business, covering all the things they missed since the last episode. Starting with a recap of the most recent battles, the RZA vs DJ Premier (16:00), Lil Jon vs T-Pain (47:45), and they also predict Teddy Riley vs Babyface (38:24). Diddy joins the IG live trend (68:42), the guys reveal when they've slept with someone of out spite, Dr. Dre entering the beat battle conversation and more! Sleeper Picks Joe: Kiana Lede - "Attention" Rory: Kirby - "We Don't Funk" Mal: Tank - "You Never Know" Parks: N.O.R.E - "Patio Furniture"
On this episode: Joe discusses the battles that took place over the weekend, starting with Ne-Yo vs Johntá Austin (23:04), The Dream vs Sean Garrett (46:40), and Boi-1da vs HitBoy (67:38). The guys also debate Tory Lanez vs French Montana's catalogue (83:25), Joe ask the guys their love languages (125:40), and changes to the NFL and NBA (172:20). Sleeper Picks Joe: Giveon - "Heartbreak Anniversary" Mal: Stove God Cooks - "Cocaine Cologne" Parks: Conway - "Gold BBS's"
PartyNextDoor finally delivers his new album and the guys REACT (26:13). Rory reveals his 'Song of The Year' (35:27), they talk new music from Jessie Reyez, Jeezy and others (84:40). They also discuss Swizz Beatz vs Timbaland's beat battle recap (92:43), set predictions for HitBoy vs Boi-1da's beat-battle (121:30), Joe gives back to the people (118:50), and more. Sleeper Picks Joe: Che Ecru - "Roaming" Rory: Bishop Lamont - "Grow Up" Mal: Gunplay - "Bible on the Dash" Parks: Bahamadia - "uknowhowwedo"
Like most of social media, Joe gives flowers to the legendary DJ D-Nice and also speaks to how there's a place for all ages in Hip Hop (25:45). Mal asks the guys if there's anything they've learned about their partners while being quarantined (61:33), shows to binge-watch (98:10), and more Drake leaks (123:00) Sleeper Picks Joe: Keith Sweat - "Twisted" Rory: Austin Millz - "On Read" Mal: JAG - "Swimming In Money"