6 episodes

21-year-old troublemaker Alhan Gençay speaks to MCs, comedians, a few experts to give you the lowdown on the post-corona world.

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    • Personal Journals

21-year-old troublemaker Alhan Gençay speaks to MCs, comedians, a few experts to give you the lowdown on the post-corona world.

    Hobbies

    Hobbies

    Relentless content machine Alhan Gençay explores the underrated world of socially distanced hobbies.

    Alhan hits up the King of the Internet, the YouTuber and rapper ​KSI​, to get some ideas for corona-safe hobbies. Then he speaks to the President of the UK Roundabout Appreciation Society (aka the Lord of the Rings) ​Kevin Beresford​ to try and find beauty in these oases of green on our roads. After that it’s ghost hunting with paranormal expert Rosie O’Carroll. And finally he rings up top mc Jaykae, to find out what Birmingham’s hardest rapper does when he’s not spitting bars.

    • 23 min
    Food + Health

    Food + Health

    Top dog at the BBC Alhan Gençay gets some food and health tips to keep you in good shape in these socially distanced times.

    First on the menu is Alhan’s old friend ​Big Zuu​, the rapper and fine dining aficionado, who will share his tricks for eating well during coronavirus. Then Alhan gets a left-field health tip from wellness guru and “urine therapy” advocate ​Leah Sampson​. For dessert, Alhan chats to one of the UK’s top chefs, ​Michel Roux Jr​, to find out who serves the best fried chicken in the land.

    • 21 min
    Family

    Family

    Presenting prodigy Alhan Gençay gets to grips with family life in the age of coronavirus.

    Alhan dials up new father and grime MC, ​Jme​, to hear how the CEO of Boy Better Know is handling family life. Then he’ll pick up some knowledge from the grime scene’s favourite granny, Grime Gran​. After that he’s travelling to the jungle with queen of the chimpanzees herself, primateologist ​Jane Goodall​, to see what we can learn from our hairiest cousins. And finally, he speaks to former hostage negotiator ​Matthias Schranner ​to find out how you can get your​ ​way at home.

    • 25 min
    Love Life

    Love Life

    Future national treasure Alhan Gençay finds out how we can keep our love lives ticking over during the global pandemic.

    Alhan hits up the comedian ​Very Vee Brown​ to hear how she’s handling things. Then he speaks to the founder of an alternative porn website, ​Cindy Gallop​, and secures some badly needed advice from top dating guru ​Hayley Quinn​. Finally he speaks to top Only Fans creator Lenn Holmes​ to learn how to get the perfect nude.

    • 26 min
    Staying Sane

    Staying Sane

    The BBC’s self-appointed top broadcaster Alhan Gençay discovers how we can keep our minds healthy when everything around us is going sideways.
    First up he speaks to his mate Lily Allen to hear how she’s coping with a post-Covid world. Then he gets spiritual with legendary Buddhist monk Gen Kelsang Tharpa, who helps us look for inner peace. Finally, Alhan steps out of this world with the astronaut Tim Peake, hearing about his experiences on the International Space Station.

    • 21 min
    Welcome to Alhan's World

    Welcome to Alhan's World

    21-year-old troublemaker Alhan Gençay speaks to MCs, comedians, a few experts to give you the lowdown on the post-corona world.

    • 2 min

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