Rucci explains what life was like growing up Black & El Salvadorian in Inglewood, being exposed to the harsh conditions of life by his mom, watching his father get deported by ICE, upholding the legacy of his mentor Sean Mack, remembering his very first rap, signing to Empire and opening up like never before on his latest album Tako's Son.
RJMrLA explains why he chose to flip a commonly used phrase "ON GOD" as his the title of his debut album, splitting from Mustard & YG, fatherhood, using his platform to speak up on social issues, learning from Nipsey Hussle and why you are sleeping if you've never seen him perform live.
Stix joins the podcast and explains his connection to Glasses Malone's controversial song "2pac Must Die", the pros and cons of knowing too much in the music industry, writing anthems for the LA Clippers as well as the LAFC + leveraging those relationships to develop his community in Watts.
We kick things off with a recap + reactions from our interview with Saviii 3rd, the people coming for Glasses Malone over his latest track entitled "2pac Must Die", and discuss why folks are storming Area 51...then this episode suddenly self destructs!
The East Side of Long Beach is no stranger to talent and Saviii 3rd is no exception. He opens up on the exact moment he knew he wanted pursue music, taking to the streets, serving several years in the penitentiary before signing to Cash Money West, his current relationship with Birdman, Warren G, Blueface and latest project All Eyez On 3.
The Clippers shock the NBA by acquiring Kwahi Leonard + Paul George, Chuck Dizzle apologizes to Clipper Darryl; multiple earthquakes rocked Southern California while DJ Hed attempts a Vegas getaway. Also discussed A$AP Rocky being unjustly detained in Sweden along with a recap of new music/artists currently on our radar.
This week Chuck Dizzle & DJ Hed stress the importance of being transparent during interviews, Pharell providing internships to 114 high school graduates in Harlem, Kawhi Leonard's big decision, Slim400 surviving multiple gun shots, Blueface dealing with family drama and how not to get finessed by those who are less fortunate.
Pomona is in the building as Young Drummer Boy speaks on making a transition from the streets to music, from a producer to rapper, suffering from anxiety, Latinos in Hip Hop, being signed to Empire, new project Same Click and what he plans on doing before the year ends.
This week includes a recap DJ Hed's Kicksperience during BET Weekend, the highlights of the BET Awards in Los Angeles, XXL Magazine finally getting the Freshman Class right for 2019, DJ Mustard getting his own day and 10 years since the death of Michael Jackson.
DJ Hed Presents The Kicksperience FULL line up announcement for, the maylay of OJ Simpson joining twitter, Raptors putting an end to the Warriors Dynasty, Anthony Davis coming to LA, "fans" hoping back on the Laker bandwagon and Tory Lanez defending women of color.
The Home Grown homie Casey Veggies returns to speak on his new album "Organic", being inspired by Mac Miller & Nipsey Hussle, going independent after parting ways with Epic Records and the time Jay-Z flew him out to New York.
On this episode, more details regarding the KICKSPERIENCE presented by DJ HED, losing yet another hip-hop vet - The Geto Boyz own Bushwick Bill, the Notorious B.I.G finally getting a street named after him, why the Raptors have trash fans and may blow their lead against the Warriors!
All Money In artist Pacman Da Gunman talks new album 'No Guts No Glory', why it stands out from his previous projects, losing Nipsey Hussle, lessons he's learned and their final moments. We also discuss what people don't know about the LA native, how he moves differently and what he has to do before the year ends.
This week Chuck Dizzle & DJ HED are joined by KFI AM 640's digital expert and Host of the Don't @ Me Podcast - December Savage; who shares her journey from joining to workforce at 14, not so humble beginnings working retail at ROSS and her experience leaving BET to landing a her gig with one of the most conservative radio stations in Los Angeles. We also discuss Jay-Z officially becoming hip hop's first billionaire, the ups and d... Read more
Chuck Dizzle & DJ HED touch on the importance of rejection all while finally welcoming our show producer Lupe Llerenes to iHeartMafia! We also discuss the return of Little Brother, thoughts on the death penalty, abortion being banned in both Alabama & Ohio plus Magic Johnson snitching on the Lakers GM.
We had the opportunity to sit with Suge J. Knight, the son Deathrow Records' former CEO Marion 'Suge' Knight. Off top he explained that nothing would be off limits so we discuss the following: - WHAT EXACTLY IS THE 'NEW DEATHROW' - UPDATES ON HIS FATHER - RELATIONSHIP WITH FORMER DEATHROW RECORDS AFFILIATES - NEW MUSIC FROM 2PAC AND ASKING HIS FATHER WHAT HAPPENED - BIGGEST LESSONS & MISCONCEPTIONS BEING A KNIGHT - FUTURE PLANS
#HOMEGROWN HIGHLIGHTS: - 213 COME UP SHOW RECAP - NIPSEY HUSSLE'S MARATHON STORE MAKING $10 MILLION SINCE HIS DEATH - RAPPERS USING THE N-WORD
#HOMEGROWN HIGHLIGHTS: HAITI BABII'S WELL EXECUTED VIRAL FREESTYLE AYESHA CURRY WANTING MORE ATTENTION FROM MEN OWNING YOUR INSECURITIES HARD WORK MEETING PREPARATION JUSTIN BEIBER'S MJ + 2PAC = CHRIS BROWN EQUATION
#HOMEGROWN HIGHLIGHTS: - PAYDAYLA RECAP - BUSINESS PRACTICES - RELATIONSHIP REVELATIONS - SCHOOLBOY'S CRASH TALK - SOULJA BOY VIOLATING PROBATION FOR ALL BUSINESS INQUIRIES CONTACT INFO@HOMEGROWNRADIO.NET
This episode includes a few PSAs for those on the COME UP... Home Grown Radio being featured in the LA Times Putting more respect on Beyonce Fatherhood being new wave in hip hop and the quickest recap of Kanye's Sunday Service @ Coachella