The Read

The Read

Episodes

  • Wife Swap

    Jul 24, 2014 | 69 min
    Naya Rivera loves a new man, Lebron loves cupcakes and Farrah Franklin loves to get 2 on.
  • On The Run

    Jul 17, 2014 | 81 min
    The Carters have collected our edges…again.
  • I See London, I See France

    Jul 10, 2014 | 100 min
    Karrueche is single again, Prince shades an R&B “diva" and Keyshia Cole is dumb.
  • All Shade

    Jul 3, 2014 | 98 min
    The EBT Awards were a great showing of shade, sass and lumberjack outfits. Plus, a natural hair read.
  • Vital Information

    Jun 26, 2014 | 65 min
    The internet attempts to bail a fine light skinned felon out of prison, Keyshia Cole sings about lady love and Drake has a new WCW.
  • None In A Million (feat. Mike Brown)

    Jun 20, 2014 | 85 min
    Blue Ivy’s CRWN, T.I.’s Instabeef and Zendaya’s swooped bang. Plus comedian Mike Brown joins us this week for all this shade and more.
  • Dont Mess With Pamela James

    Jun 12, 2014 | 74 min
    Tichina Arnold serves a shining read for Khloe Kardashian’s boyfriend. Plus, Rihanna shades TLC over her boobs and much more!
  • Crystal Tits

    Jun 5, 2014 | 81 min
    Rihanna’s glitter boobs, an Azealia Banks debate and more.
  • Dial Up

    May 29, 2014 | 82 min
    For the first time ever, Kid Fury & Crissle take calls from a few of you listeners at home.
  • Ass Hook

    May 22, 2014 | 77 min
    Jaylongé is a union of beauty again...according to Beyoncé. Plus, Ciara gives birth to tomorrow, Rob Kardashian knows he’s fat and much more.
  • Going Down (feat. Dustin Ross)

    May 15, 2014 | 91 min
    …never really did like elevators. [ Tickets: TheReadDetroit.com + TheReadLA.com ]
  • Lemon Pepper Wings

    May 8, 2014 | 88 min
    Monica Lewinksy, Willow Smith and lots of celebrity fuckboys.
  • Banned for Life

    Apr 30, 2014 | 87 min
    Carter concerts, bare breasts and racism.
  • Butt Fingers

    Apr 24, 2014 | 74 min
    Flops fall back in love, Columbus Short is in a real life Scandal and Mama Dee discusses douche sales.
  • The Mang-o-Rita Experiment

    Apr 17, 2014 | 79 min
    There would be a description here, but we don’t remember what the hell was discussed so…
  • Leave Trick Daddy Alone

    Apr 10, 2014 | 93 min
    Rappers with legal troubles, Rihanna’s bare booty picture day, Scandal predictions and much more!
  • Unleash The Draggin'

    Apr 3, 2014 | 77 min
    Here at The Read, we promote equal opportunity dragging and this week the verbal gatherings are open and available for all.
  • The Winner Is North

    Mar 27, 2014 | 67 min
    North West’s parents are on the cover of Vogue, but who cares about them? Plus, Nick Cannon doesn’t care about whiteface.
  • #Aubrihanna

    Mar 20, 2014 | 74 min
    It looks like Drake and Rihanna are the new light-skinned power couple in these streets. Meanwhile, Chris Brown is only allowed one phone call.
  • In My Skin (feat. Shaun Ross)

    Mar 13, 2014 | 71 min
    Boosie is free, Frank Ocean and Chipotle have beef (HA!) and Chris Brown is single again. Plus model/actor, Shaun Ross, joins the show to talk fashion, Beyoncé and self-love.
  • Live One Year Anniversary Show

    Mar 6, 2014 | 98 min
    The Read celebrates its' first anniversary with a live show from New York City.
  • G I R L Bye...

    Mar 1, 2014 | 74 min
    Pharrell’s new album cover is causing some brown anger. Robin Thicke’s wife finally found some sense. Plus, one of the craziest letters yet.
  • Angry & Optimistic

    Feb 20, 2014 | 83 min
    Vampires, Lil Kim and other horrifying things.
  • Gay, Black & Unbothered

    Feb 12, 2014 | 50 min
    This week, TIP & Tiny are sharing their booty issues with Instagram. Plus, T-Pain puts homophobes on blast and Kid Fury ain’t thinking about fatherhood.
  • Episode From Hell

    Feb 6, 2014 | 66 min
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  • The Granny Heist

    Jan 30, 2014 | 63 min
    Macklemore received all of Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy awards, but don’t worry…he’s awful sorry about that. Is T.I.’s family hustling backwards? All this plus Vin Diesel’s attempt at surfing this week.
  • The Grammy Heist

    Jan 30, 2014 | 63 min
    Macklemore received all of Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy awards, but don’t worry…he’s awful sorry about that. Is T.I.’s family hustling backwards? All this plus Vin Diesel’s attempt at surfing this week.
  • TooOld 4Instagram

    Jan 23, 2014 | 68 min
    Madonna and does something stupid for attention…again. Drake wins at Saturday Night Live. Plus, Sherri Shepherd shade and much more.
  • The Fall Of House Bieber

    Jan 16, 2014 | 49 min
    Bieber and friends are finally looking at doing time. Ciara reveals her pregnancy that we all knew about. Plus, Kid Fury sets a new goal for 2014.
  • Break Babies

    Jan 9, 2014 | 64 min
    Young Jeezy makes terrorist threats, SNL adds some color to their mix and Dwyane Wade has a new baby mama. Plus…girl, it’s cold
  • The Mailbag

    Dec 31, 2013 | 80 min
    Happy 2014! The Read is dedicating this episode to you and your letters from home.
  • Beyoncé Holiday Spectacular

    Dec 17, 2013 | 105 min
    What was once meant to be a holiday special filled with friends, champagne and shade turned out to be a full stan moment after King Beyoncé snatched us up from the root.
  • #AskYourPublicist

    Dec 12, 2013 | 59 min
    R. Kelly may dress like a thirteen year old Chief Keef fan, but he sure doesn’t know Twitter very well. Plus, Michelle Obama gets these girls together and The Carters rule the Grammys.
  • Trina Appreciation Day (feat. Freshalina)

    Dec 5, 2013 | 63 min
    Prepare for The Read to get loose (with more punch than a bowl of juice) as we keep it trill with special guest and blogging godmother, Freshalina.
  • Turkey Day

    Nov 27, 2013 | 61 min
    Happy Thanksgiving! Have your honey ham with a side of shade this week when we discuss Rihanna’s doobie wrap, Flo Rida’s “good fortune,” and turduckens.
  • Race-Themed

    Nov 20, 2013 | 59 min
    Keri Hilson is still enjoying her basketball boo and box braids, Oprah has requested that a certain group of people die, and USA Today tried the hell out of it.
  • Sistah Wives

    Nov 14, 2013 | 77 min
    Description: Akon has the answer to love and hip-hop while Pebbles won’t give up the answers we care about. All this plus talk of Mariah Carey, dating in NYC, and stud love.
  • Space Pop

    Nov 7, 2013 | 42 min
    Eminem is back on the train of controversy while Gaga has booked a ship to outer space…literally. Plus, New York’s MTA is still living hell on Earth.
  • Blackface (feat. Charlamagne Tha God)

    Oct 30, 2013 | 84 min
    The Breakfast Club’s own, Charlamagne Tha God, joins the show this week to talk Chris Brown, Young Jeezy, Rich Dollaz’ forehead and more. Plus, Julianne Hough isn’t very good at this Halloween thing.
  • Raggedy Pebbles

    Oct 24, 2013 | 67 min
    Who knew that Lil Mama was such a good actress? Nobody. Who knew that Kanye and Kim would have a widely publicized engagement? Everyone. All this and bad football, this week on The Read. Don't forget to grab tickets to Kid Fury's Trilloween: http://bit.ly/169eeVk
  • America's Grape Juice

    Oct 17, 2013 | 55 min
    Madonna is fighting the power one text at a time, while Drake and Chris Brown continue to exhibit extreme lightskinned behavior. Plus, vine videos and GOP juice!
  • Everyday People (feat. Roblé Ali)

    Oct 10, 2013 | 73 min
    Khloe and Lamar were seen together since Kris and Bruce Jenner are not. Miley Cyrus catches another swift read and Slim Thug can't control his hoodisms. Plus we chop it up with special guest, Chef Roblé!
  • Sideshow Bras

    Oct 3, 2013 | 66 min
    Kanye is being stalked, Lamar Odom may have been set up and Lebron James got a virtual read. Plus, Kid Fury thinks buying bras on the hood sidewalk is gross.
  • PLEASE IGNORE The Read RSS Feed Test PLEASE IGNORE

    Oct 2, 2013 | 70 min
    This is a test of our new RSS feed settings. Please disregard, this file will self-destruct in 5-4-3....
  • The Read – My Auntie Jenifer

    Oct 1, 2013 | 78 min
    Please pray for Kieran James Romney and while you’re at it tell Rihanna and Teyana to go be rich and quiet. Then get into the moment when The Read got to interview the amazing Jenifer Lewis. The Read – My Auntie Jenifer
  • The Read – Hide Your Kids, Hide Your Sexuality

    Oct 1, 2013 | 45 min
    Antoine Dodson is playing another publicity game and Miley’s man is over her. Plus, we’re tired of you cheeky queens touching Beyoncé. The Read – Hide Your Kids, Hide Your Sexuality
  • The Read – The Mailbag

    Oct 1, 2013 | 67 min
    In an effort to get our lives and schedule together, The Read is dedicating this episode to you and your letters from home.​ (Yes, there is still a regular show this week.) The Read – The Mailbag
  • The Read – Gucci This, Gucci That

    Oct 1, 2013 | 70 min
    Keyshia Cole has apologized in hopes of salvaging what’s left of her edges. Bruno Mars is performing at the next Super Bowl and Gucci Mane has lost all three teaspoons of his mind. Plus, a simple reminder that Blue Ivy is better than you. The Read – Gucci This, Gucci That
  • The Read – The VMA Review

    Oct 1, 2013 | 66 min
    From Lady Gaga to NSYNC to Miley Cyrus, we’re breaking down all our thoughts on the 2013 Video Music Awards. Also, we have a word on stans and agreeing to disagree. The Read – The VMA Review
  • The Read – Big Gay Ice Cream

    Oct 1, 2013 | 77 min
    So many celebrity stunt queens have been pulling it this week, so tell Perez Hilton, Miguel and Raz B to get their acrylic nails out of your pocketbook. Also, a word on gay ice cream and how it destroys children. The Read – Big Gay Ice Cream
  • The Read – Friendly Reminders

    Oct 1, 2013 | 71 min
    This week, some chick in Switzerland tried our dear Queen Oprah, Kendrick Lamar turned the entire hip-hop industry upside down…and Beyoncé got a haircut. Plus, PMS is real and Miley’s edges are destroyed. The Read – Friendly Reminders
  • The Read – The Mrs. Carter Show

    Oct 1, 2013 | 71 min
    Beyoncé. King Bey. Motha. BGKC. Mrs Carter. This week we recap the snatching that took place at Barclays Center for the Mrs. Carter Show. The Read – The Mrs. Carter Show
  • The Read – Sweet And Meat

    Oct 1, 2013 | 73 min
    This week, our good friend Chescaleigh is back to help us discuss Dwyane Wade’s typo name, DJ Khaled’s publicity stunt and much more. Your listener letters are as fiery as ever and Kid Fury has a powerful read for potato chip injustice. The Read – Sweet and Meat
  • The Read – Luna Vs Serena

    Oct 1, 2013 | 66 min
    Kanye went black skinhead on some jerk paparazzi and we at The Read are perfectly okay with that. The royal baby is here and Beyoncé’s weave has been compromised, plus much more! The Read – Luna Vs Serena
  • The Read – Well Deserved Laughs

    Oct 1, 2013 | 70 min
    This past week has been an especially sucky one, but the show must go on. Grab a few deserved laughs as Kid Fury & Crissle talk Chris Brown, Keri Hilson, and the monstrous Kris Jenner. Plus, you listeners sound off! The Read – Well Deserved Laughs
  • The Read – Stay Off The Bus

    Oct 1, 2013 | 69 min
    This week, we all hail Jay’s Holy Grail. Mariah Carey busted her legendary ass and your letters from home are crazier than ever! Plus, our guest Assante introduces a new segment and Stevie J stops by the show in his fuckboy bus… The Read – Stay Off The Bus
  • The Read – The Black Entertainment Episode

    Oct 1, 2013 | 69 min
    This week, Kid Fury & Crissle review the BET Awards before the holiday. Talk of George Zimmerman gets pretty heated and your letters from home are still insane!
  • The Read – What’s In A Name?

    Oct 1, 2013 | 74 min
    This week, Blue Ivy has officially muted the name North West on Twitter. Paula Deen might be sorry for calling you all the N-word, but she’s still been fired. Plus, a listener update that will gag your shorts off!
  • The Read – Paula’s Best Dish

    Oct 1, 2013 | 77 min
    Have you had a taste of Paula Deen’s racism lately? Come get a bite along with lots of shade for Kaidence Donda West and Chad Johnson. Plus, Crissle reads where it hurts…for Fury.
  • The Read – My Auntie Jenifer

    Sep 26, 2013 | 78 min
    Please pray for Kieran James Romney and while you’re at it tell Rihanna and Teyana to go be rich and quiet. Then get into the moment when The Read got to interview the amazing Jenifer Lewis. The Read – My Auntie Jenifer
  • The Read – Hide Your Kids, Hide Your Sexuality

    Sep 20, 2013 | 45 min
    Antoine Dodson is playing another publicity game and Miley’s man is over her. Plus, we’re tired of you cheeky queens touching Beyoncé. The Read – Hide Your Kids, Hide Your Sexuality
  • The Read – The Mailbag

    Sep 18, 2013 | 67 min
    In an effort to get our lives and schedule together, The Read is dedicating this episode to you and your letters from home.​ (Yes, there is still a regular show this week.) The Read – The Mailbag
  • The Read – Gucci This, Gucci That

    Sep 10, 2013 | 70 min
    Keyshia Cole has apologized in hopes of salvaging what’s left of her edges. Bruno Mars is performing at the next Super Bowl and Gucci Mane has lost all three teaspoons of his mind. Plus, a simple reminder that Blue Ivy is better than you. The Read – Gucci This, Gucci That
  • The Read – The VMA Review

    Aug 29, 2013 | 66 min
    From Lady Gaga to NSYNC to Miley Cyrus, we’re breaking down all our thoughts on the 2013 Video Music Awards. Also, we have a word on stans and agreeing to disagree. The Read – The VMA Review
  • The Read – Big Gay Ice Cream

    Aug 22, 2013 | 77 min
    So many celebrity stunt queens have been pulling it this week, so tell Perez Hilton, Miguel and Raz B to get their acrylic nails out of your pocketbook. Also, a word on gay ice cream and how it destroys children. The Read – Big Gay Ice Cream
  • The Read – Friendly Reminders

    Aug 15, 2013 | 71 min
    This week, some chick in Switzerland tried our dear Queen Oprah, Kendrick Lamar turned the entire hip-hop industry upside down…and Beyoncé got a haircut. Plus, PMS is real and Miley’s edges are destroyed. The Read – Friendly Reminders
  • The Read – The Mrs. Carter Show

    Aug 8, 2013 | 71 min
    Beyoncé. King Bey. Motha. BGKC. Mrs Carter. This week we recap the snatching that took place at Barclays Center for the Mrs. Carter Show. The Read – The Mrs. Carter Show
  • The Read – Sweet And Meat

    Aug 1, 2013 | 73 min
    This week, our good friend Chescaleigh is back to help us discuss Dwyane Wade’s typo name, DJ Khaled’s publicity stunt and much more. Your listener letters are as fiery as ever and Kid Fury has a powerful read for potato chip injustice. The Read – Sweet and Meat
  • The Read – Luna Vs Serena

    Jul 25, 2013 | 66 min
    Kanye went black skinhead on some jerk paparazzi and we at The Read are perfectly okay with that. The royal baby is here and Beyoncé’s weave has been compromised, plus much more! The Read – Luna Vs Serena
  • The Read – Well Deserved Laughs

    Jul 18, 2013 | 70 min
    This past week has been an especially sucky one, but the show must go on. Grab a few deserved laughs as Kid Fury & Crissle talk Chris Brown, Keri Hilson, and the monstrous Kris Jenner. Plus, you listeners sound off! The Read – Well Deserved Laughs
  • The Read – Stay Off The Bus

    Jul 11, 2013 | 69 min
    This week, we all hail Jay’s Holy Grail. Mariah Carey busted her legendary ass and your letters from home are crazier than ever! Plus, our guest Assante introduces a new segment and Stevie J stops by the show in his fuckboy bus…   The Read – Stay Off The Bus
  • The Read – The Black Entertainment Episode

    Jul 3, 2013 | 69 min
    This week, Kid Fury & Crissle review the BET Awards before the holiday. Talk of George Zimmerman gets pretty heated and your letters from home are still insane!
  • The Read – What’s In A Name?

    Jun 26, 2013 | 74 min
    This week, Blue Ivy has officially muted the name North West on Twitter. Paula Deen might be sorry for calling you all the N-word, but she’s still been fired. Plus, a listener update that will gag your shorts off!
  • The Read – Paula’s Best Dish

    Jun 20, 2013 | 77 min
    Have you had a taste of Paula Deen’s racism lately? Come get a bite along with lots of shade for Kaidence Donda West and Chad Johnson. Plus, Crissle reads where it hurts…for Fury.
  • The Read – Law & Order: FU

    Jun 13, 2013 | 72 min
    It’s been legal hell for a few celebrities as of late. This week, Kid Fury and Crissle bang the gavel on these famous fools. Plus, Miley Cyrus and her twerking are tired as hell.
  • The Read – Say No To F**k Boys

    Jun 6, 2013 | 74 min
    Have you asked Draya Michele any tough Twitter questions yet? This week, Kid Fury and Crissle are reading deadbeat parents and destroying the fuckboys. Also, which Real Housewife is pregnant again and what’s up Kanye’s butt?
  • The Read – Pray For The Dancing Lobsters

    May 31, 2013 | 60 min
    This week, Crissle lets you know how she feels about a drugged out rapping Amanda Bynes! Everyone is judging Miguel, Beyoncé will having escort you out and Kid Fury is always late! We also introduce a new sponsor, Audible.com. Go to audiblepodcast.com/read to check out free trial. And of course check out Huluplus.com/theread to get a free trial to [...]

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