It's ok, we're here now! R&B and fall go together like a Santa Claus and Christmas. This week, was more than exceptional! Our #IEWeeklyPlaylist had all types of R&B with sounds from Brent Faiyaz, Brik.Liam, Dvsn, with some amazing Alternative from King Krule. Rob & Kahlil come through with the Afropunk ATL & TidalXBrooklyn recaps! Shonda Rhimes is being inducted into the TV Hall Of Fame, New Orleans is about to get a female mayor, and we tell you what's going down in Somalia while your cable news won't. Join our convo and tweet us your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly.
Another week, another episode! This week Sylvee & Kahlil hold down the fort while Bro. Rob is away. He still gave his input though for this week's #IEWeeklyPlaylist, which was perfectly smooth and perfectly fall! We got Hip Hop vibes from Belly, amazing Indie R&B from Sabrina Claudio, early seasons greetings from Fantasia, and a debut album from Kelela! We talk Jemele Hill, Harvey Weinstein, and the BET Hip Hop Awards! Join our convo and tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly.
Back with the Sunshine! This week we were joined by the Sunshine Queen, friend and fellow artist Te'La (@StaySunnyTey), who just released her debut album, "Out Of Bounds." We got to interview her and pick her mind about the creation of her album and the way she sets her own boundaries! We also featured her on the #IEWeeklyPlaylist filled with authentic indie soul, new age hip hop, and legendary R&B vibes from A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Tamar Braxton, & Tank. The Knowles-Carter regime may as well be the country's new administration, Coming To America is getting a sequel, Tina Campbell is trippin, and we offer up solutions for Vegas! Join our convo and tweet your thoughts and favorite moments to @onthewayweekly!
Summer's gone, it's officially fall, we're back again so lets cut to the chase! This week our #IEWeeklyPlaylist was blessed and highly favored all around. We feature new and debut albums from Ledisi, Moses Sumney, Jhene Aiko, & Rapsody! This playlist alone is sure to keep your fall season melodic af! Cardi B made music history this week by making "Bodak Yellow," the number one song in the country. Obama has had enough and is back with his foundation, and James Comey got booed at Howard U. You can also hear us sound off on the "Take A Knee" movement getting co-opted, the ACA repeal failing again, and how we can find ways to get support to Puerto Rico! Join our convo, and tweet us your responses and fav moments to @onthewayweekly!
In a world full of lies, your favorite three are back for another week, to, "give it to you straight!" This week our #IEWeeklyPlaylist is a little LEGENDARY, mixed with some pop and new wave! We've got sounds from thee Wyclef Jean, The Jet Age Of Tomorrow, Galantis, & Musiq Soulchild! This week was also hella eventful but between #MusicNews & #TheBlackness, we've got you covered. We recap this year's dope af "VH1 Hip Hop Honors: 90's Game Changers," discuss Kevin Hart, advocate for Jemele Hill, and celebrate fellow brown folk winning Emmys! Lastly, Republicans are making a final attempt to end Obamacare, we give you the details so you can get in touch with your senators ASAP - there's no time to waste! Join our convo and tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly!
Peace to all the melanin gods! Your fav three melanated miracles are back for anotha one! This week, our #IEWeeklyPlaylist was lady heavy, and heavily amazing! We also call it our, "I'm Not Hear For Your Sh*t" playlist. The Queen's reigned supreme this week with sounds from Leikeli47, Syd, Princess Nokia, and Music from HBO's Insecure Season 2! Janet Jackson also returned this week resuming her world tour, NY city promises free lunches, and we put a cap on Sunday's nights season finale of Insecure. Join our convo and tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly!
Long days are getting shorter, but our episodes stay the same! This week our #IEWeeklyPlaylist is Hip-Hop heavy with a sprinkle of some A1 Neo-Soul! We feature sounds from Earthgang, Audio Push, The Foreign Exchange, & Chief Keef! Also Sylvee & Kahlil are fresh off of their trip to Budweiser's Made In America, and give you a play by play of all the artists they saw including, Cardi B, J. Cole, Little Dragon, Jay-Z and many more! We also bring you up to speed on DACA, and the rest of this week's issues. Come get this laughter, knowledge and healing! Tweet us your thoughts and fav moments to @onthewayweekly now!
Wow Wow Wow! It has officially been six months of the On The Way podcast and we have made it to our 25th episode! We just want to thank you all for taking this journey with us thus far and we're looking forward to the next 25 - we have some dope things coming your way! This week, we went back to the beginning and put together our favorite material from our three segments to give you some of the best that we've got. For listeners old and new, we're grateful for you and hope you laugh with us as we reminisce. Tweet us your favorite memories to @onthewayweekly! #OTW25
We're back! This week Chi-Town continues to push the culture and Harlem is back on the rise! Our #IEWeeklyPlaylist has sounds from Dave East, Taylor Bennett, Jamila Woods, & A$AP Ferg. We discuss a possible Kid Cudi x Kanye West album collab, two H.S. students learning an unexpected lesson at Howard University, and Black Girls continuing to Rock! Join our conversation and tweet us your thoughts and favorite moments @onthewayweekly!
Man were we looking forward to #OTWDay this week, and we're glad you're back! This week our #IEWeeklyPlaylist was filled with vibes from Jazz to House to Hip-Hop with sounds from Bosco, Stacy Money, Chantae Cann, & Dom Kennedy! Queen Cardi B has charted on the Billboard Top Ten, and King Kelela is finally ready to bless us with her debut album. Also, speaking of "money moves," Shonda Rhimes is making the switch from ABC to Netflix while Spike Lee has chosen his next project. But of course, we delve into Charlottesville, the fallout that ensued, and how all of this ain't nothin' new. Tweet your thoughts and ideas about how we can move forward to us @onthewayweekly!
Back again! This week, we open the show commemorating and celebrating the birthday of, "The Voice," to top all voices, Queen Whitney Houston! Also, our #IEWeeklyPlaylist is the definition of "Ratched & Redeemed," which features Rotimi, Ugly God, Stas Thee Boss, and Deitrick Haddon! We discuss the upcoming Biggie Doc, the shifting benefactors of 'Affirmative Action,' and whether or not LeVar Burton has the right to read. Join the conversation - tweet us your fav moments to @onthewayweekly!
"...and we BACK!" -This week our #IEWeeklyPlaylist contains some unbelievable Indie sounds as well as two off the wall debut albums! We get music from Luke Christopher, Vic Mensa, Eli Sostre, & Amine! We also dive into an array of issues like the return of TRL, the shortest sitting WH Communications Director in history, Lil Duval vs. Janet Mock, and Oprah still securing the bag while Will Packer rises to the top! Tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly!
Sylvee, Kahlil & Rob are back at it again, with Rob reporting to you live from his new hometown, Atlanta. This week these three are reviewing new albums from Meek Mill, Anne Dereaux, Steve Aoki & Tyler, The Creator for the #IEWeeklyPlaylist. Our girl and co-executive producer Waldy (@threeminks), gives us the run down on her experience at FYF Festival in Los Angeles. We dig into MTV's VMA nominations, Kendrick's album success, O.J. Simpson on parole, and discuss the curious case of former Dallas Cowboy Lucky Whitehead! Tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly!
Your favorite crew is back for another again! This week our #IEWeeklyPlaylist has gone international! Daley, Terrace Martin & The Polly Seeds, French Montana, and Wizkid brought us vibes from England, Cali, New York, and Nigeria! If you've got kids, you'd better be on the lookout because Robert Kelly is allegedly back on the loose! We thoroughly discuss events surrounding the resurgence of the legendary singer's sketchy predatory history. We also highlight the Republican's latest failed Healthcare bill and call out Walmart on their latest racially insensitive debacle. Tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly - we tweet back!
We're back y'all! This week, Summer 17 continues to heat up and the 'OTW' crew is on fire! We were blessed with great R&B, Trap, and Chill Wave vibes with releases from Sevyn Streeter, Ronald "CJ" Alexander, 21 Savage, & Toro Y Moi. We talk Jay-Z's 4:44 tour as well as Ava DuVernay's newest Netflix masterpiece. Most importantly, we sat down with 'NBC's The Voice' Contestant, and one of Kahlil's good friends, the amazing Ms. Felicia Temple! She gets personal on some of the behind the scenes activities of the show, her new EP, and the complexities of her music making process. We hope you enjoy this one, cause we had a blast! Tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly - we tweet back!
"Reunited and it feels so good!" - This week the crew is back together with tons to talk about. We saw new releases this week from Calvin Harris, India.Arie, A-Natural, and of course, "The greatest rapper alive," Jay-Z! Rob & Kahlil dish out the details from their trip to New Orleans and give a play by play of all the acts they saw at EssenceFest 2017. Settle on in, get ready to laugh, and let the stanning begin! Tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly - we tweet back!
This week is a special one! Kahlil & Rob are on the way to New Orleans for Essence Music Festival. The squad reviews new music from Qu'ality, Gwen Bunn, Vince Staples & DJ Khaled! We recap the BET Awards and offer a behind the scenes look at some of the show's funniest never before heard moments. Tweet us your favorite ones to @onthewayweekly - we tweet back!
This week, the crew is back together and it's been another great week in music! We see new releases from 2 Chainz, H.E.R. (aka Gabi Wilson), DJ Harrison, and the legendary Big Boi. We lost a hip hop warrior this week in Prodigy, but he can't be forgotten. We learned that this father's day, not only did Jay-Z become a new dad, but he also saved other dads in the process and still found time to announce his new album! The Philando Castile verdict came back, and just like you, we're not happy. However we discuss ways of maintaining our mental health while going through and affecting change. Join our convo and tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly - we tweet back!
It's #OnTheWayDay - This week, our anticipation and thirst was finally quenched with the release of SZA's Ctrl! Just in time, it is theee album of the summer. Brother Rob is away performing in ATL this week, but we still got his input for our #IEWeeklyPlaylist which also features, Brik.Liam, Kenyon Dixon, & Curren$y! XXL released their 2017 Freshmen while legends like Ice Cube & Dave Chappelle continue to thrive! We've also cover the highlights of the Attorney General's testimony. Strap in, as we dive into Summer '17 ...we're still getting started and have a lot more on the way! Tweet your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly - we tweet back!
"WE LIVE BABY!" - This week we were BLESSED with #HEALER, the newest installment by our own Rob Milton, produced by Georgia Anne Muldrow. He added a new EP to his discography and we were lucky enough to get the inside scoop of his process behind creating this soulful masterpiece! We also had blessings by, PartyNextDoor, Mali Music, and Sly 5th Ave! Chance The Rapper & New Edition keep on winning, but we can't quite say the same for Bill Maher or Bill Cosby. 45 also pulled us out of the 'Paris Accord' leaving us with more ammo to justify his impeachment. We want to know what you have to say, so tweet us your favorite moments to @onthewayweekly - we tweet back!