Class Act Radio

Class Act Radio

Class Act Radio is an internet radio produced by Cheeseburga, that feature conversations on black culture, dating/relationship lessons learned, and trending stories. Originally from New York and broadcasting live in Phoenix,Arizona, Class Act Radio highlights local arizona artists and public figures, while playing Hip Hop, R&B, Reggae, Soca, Afro-Beats, Dancehall and more! Tune in live every Saturday, 6pm-8pm PST (9pm-11pm EST) on RadioPhoenix.Org and comment your thoughts on the topics live on air! Studio Line to call is 602 354 8823

Episodes

September 11, 2021 119 min

A Tik Toker recently went viral after revealing  she and her boyfriend have been living in an apartment together for a year, which he pays the rent and major finances. What he doesnt know is that girlfriend and Tik Tok user  @jaynedoee0 is the owner of the building and all the rent money he pays goes directly to her! Her boyfriend does not know this and continues ot pay the rent. Some people have applauded her for the move whil...

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BossCee pulls up to Class Act Radio to talk new music, navigating the pandemic as a music artist, and provide commentary on Kanye West's Donda and Drake's Certified Loverboy. Originally from Brooklyn,NY BossCee says her sound is inspired by artists like Foxy Brown and Pop Smoke. BossCee says when you listen to her music it's going to make you want to go to your Ops crib and beat the s*** out of them. Go to your baby fat...

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To be a better person we have to look within. Some times we hurt people close to us and do not take our fair share of responsibility when things end bad. On this episode of Class Act Radio, I talk about some of the ways we hurt people close to us. Whether its hurting them before they hurt us, self sabotage, or simply because they are around us the most, its important to talk about what we can do to keep and maintain the relationshi...

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DaBaby has been under fire after making sexist and homophobic remarks about members of the gay community and those affected by HIV/AIDS. Aja MyQueen of As If The Podcast, pulls up to Class Act Radio and we talk about how homophobia is common in Hip Hop, misinformation around sexual health, and the common misconception around HIV/AIDS affecting members of the LGBTQ community.

According to the CDC, in 2018, in the United States, the d...

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Simone Biles recently withdrew from the 2021 Tokoyo Olympics for reasons about her mental health. Many conservative media personalities have been critical of her decision to withdraw citing her as "weak" or "selfish." Although half the people criticizing her cannot even bend over to tie their shoes, many forget that Simone Biles was one of the many young women who survived being sexually harassed by former USA Olymp...

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PK Tha Poet, a Chicago born music artist by way of Phoenix,AZ details his recent spontaenous trip to South Africa and new documentary "Not By Sight." PK orignially planned and scheduled this trip in two months to fly to South Africa and go on tour with other local South African artists. In returning to the United States, PK finds inspiration in evolving his sound and new life experiences of what it means to bet on your self...

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DaBaby recently went viral after reverse hustling some kids who tried to sell him candy. After the kids tried to sell him their entire box of candy for $200, DaBaby opted to buy only $4.00 worth of candy. The internet is torn between did DaBaby teach the kids a? valuable lesson or was he wrong for not spending more money with them?

In addition to Dababy, I discuss reasons to support black owned businesses like closing the racial wea...

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On this episode of Class Act Radio, I talk about the recent assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Mo?set.

Haiti as a country for years has be portrayed as a poor nation however the culture of Haiti has inspired major historical events like the Louisiana Purchase and well know African Americans with Haitian roots like W.E.B DuBois who was the first African American to obtain a PHD from Harvard and founded the NAACP.

Tune in as I ...

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Sha'Carri Richardson, quickly became a household name after winning the 100-meter dash at the 2021 Olympic trials with a time of 10.86 seconds. After gaining publicity for her record setting run at the Olympic trials, she tested positive for marijuana. Sha'Carri later accepted responsibility for her actions, however a number of people have criticized her for her actions.

On this episode I share my take on her recent events a...
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On this episode of Class Act Radio I talk about Derek Chauvin was sentenced to 22 and a half years for the murder of George Flyod. Though the sentencing was considered light to many people, does it represent a change in the right direction towards police accountability?

Michael B Jordan releases a new rum and titles it "J'ouvert." In addition to Nikki Minaj, the caribbean community came together to shun him appropriating...

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The Tulsa Race Massacre happened 100 years ago of May 2021.  Mobs of white residents brutaly attacked the thirving neighborhood of the Greenwood District and was labelled one of the worst incidents of racial violence in American history. A thriving black neighboord once know as Black Wall Street, one of the wealthiest black communies in the United States no longer exists.

I share stories of the event and what potential reparations s...

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May is Mental Health Awareness month! On this episode I mention some alarming statistics of how black americans struggle with mental health issues. In 2018, 58% of Black American young adults 18-25 and 50% of adults 26-49 with serious mental illness did not recieve treatment. These statistics are closely associated with the common stigma among black culture that mental health is taboo. We wear a mask because we have to be strong ev...

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Ellen DeGeneres is ending her long time running talk show after 19 seasons. Ellen claims she is ending her show and looking for a new challenge however reports have circulated around her toxic workplace environment towards black employees. Since the testimony and statements from her toxic workplace surfced, The Ellen DeGeneres Show's ratings have tumbled 43% this season.

I share a personal story of racism I experienced in the wo...

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 The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announces that athletes will be banned from wearing Black Lives Matter apparel at games and during ceremonies. This comes after the IOC conducted a poll among Olympic athetes where majority of the poll are in favor of strict rules against demonstrations. 

 As the pandemic begins to wind down across the U.S. a new problem affecting black americans.  According to the Center for Disease and Co...

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May 1, 2021 38 min

Diamond Qing, Harlem based artist pulls up to Class Act Radio to promote her new single "Run It Up" and "Bluff."? Diamond Qing has over 300k monthly streams on Spotify, her new single "Bluff" has hit over one million streams, and she has been trending upwards on music charts for Shazam.

Diamond Qing and Cheeseburga talk about her recent tour, entertainment career, and her mindset as an artist that promotes wo...

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On this episode I talk about the unique testimonies during the Derek Chauvin trial. Testimonies from other officers, children young as 10 years old, 911 dispatchers, and others played a major part in the trial and conviction. 

Does Derek Chauvin's conviction represent a changing of the times when it comes to law enforce and accountability? 

As of May 2020 Derek Chauvin became the first white police officer in Minnesota to be char...

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A friend of mine shared with me that his wife has been having an affair with his best friend. If that wasn't enough not only was his wife sleeping with his best friend, she also was sleeping with the husband of her own best friend! Cheating is never an easy experience to deal with, if you have been cheated on what advice would you give to someone else who is going through the same thing? If you have never been cheated on, you w...

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You ever date someone and they say they want to "go with the flow" or "just want to keep things casual," you may be on path towards a situationship. I believe people today are predisposed towards dating for convenience versus dating for a connection.  Cancel plans last minute, lack of consistency, vagueness, and intentions that dont match yours could be the sign of wasted time. Tune in to learn the difference betwee...

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March 27, 2021 118 min

Historically Black Colleges and Universities have been a corner stone in the black communirty with higher educations and professionals for over 100 years.  Over half of the black teachers in America earned their degrees from HBCUS, 94% of PhD earned by African Americans were from HBCUs, and the list goes on! 

This episode features music by J Cole, Wale, Chris Brown, Tyga, Drake, Rihanna and more in Hip Hop and R&B in the first h...

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PK Tha Poet stops by Class Act Radio to talk about his upcoming Hip Hop tour in South Africa. After connecting with Hip Hop artists and producers in South Africa via IG Live, PK is looking to expand his music bran internationally.  Pk Tha Poet is a Hip Hop artist who splits his time between Arizona and Chicago. PK has navigated the music scene in Arizona for 6 years and has established himself as a consistent force of music and bus...

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