The Chant is Impact’s very own music and sports news podcast. Each week co-hosts Hikaru Kudo and Justin LaBelle analyze the past week’s major headlines and share their opinions in various music and sports-related topics.
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Detroit vs. Everybody
On this week’s episode of The Chant, co-hosts Hikaru Kudo and Justin LaBelle get a bit emotional running through the show for the week. They cover topics such as the Detroit Lions primetime match-up against the Packers, Lizzo being accused of plagiarism, MSU football and Coach Dantonio and Pitchfork’s Top 200 songs of the 2010s. Hikaru and Justin bring you their opinions on the latest news headlines.
What Time Is It?
In this week’s episode of The Chant, co-hosts Hikaru Kudo and Justin Labelle share sports and music news including the following: MSU volleyball's split weekend, Kanye West news and drama and Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix. To end the show, Justin quizzes Hikaru on Pitchfork’s Top 200 best albums of the 2010s.
It's Way Too Early In the Morning...
Co-host Hikaru Kudo kicks off the tenth episode by recapping and giving his unhappy thoughts on MSU football’s loss to Arizona State last Saturday. Justin catches us up on some music news including a student's arrest for quoting a Tyler the Creator song and Nicki Minaj’s retirement from music. To wrap it up, Hikaru discusses tailgating and Justin shares that Tool’s album beat Taylor Swift on The Billboard Top 200 list.
We. Are. Back!
The long wait is over! Impact’s music and sports news podcast, The Chant, is back! Co-hosts Hikaru Kudo and Justin LaBelle kick off this week’s episode by giving each of their thoughts on the return of college football, including Hikaru’s predictions of this year’s MSU football team. Then ,Justin discusses MTV music awards, Hikaru updates us on Formula 1's summer, and Justin shares his thoughts on Meek Mill's release from probation.
What's Up with Woodstock 50?
In the final spring semester episode of The Chant, co-hosts Hikaru Kudo and Justin LaBelle start the episode off by discussing their semesters. Headlines discussed this week are the controversy with Chris Brown’s history of domestic abuse, Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix and Rebull's history with it, Woodstock 50's "cancellation", the Detroit Tiger’s 2018 first-round picks and potential trades.
On this episode of The Chant, co-hosts Hikaru Kudo and Justin LaBelle dive into some exciting news in both music and sports. Headlines on this show are the following: Lil Dicky's new single, "Earth", first-round matchups in the NBA Playoffs, the second weekend of Coachella and Steve Yzerman’s return to the Detroit Red Wings.