9 episodes

The Midnight Miracle is a thought-provoking podcast that uniquely blends the salon and variety show traditions while providing a glimpse into the inner lives of hosts Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, and friends. The Midnight Miracle was recorded during Chappelle's legendary 2020 Summer Camp in Ohio.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 238 Ratings

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The Midnight Miracle is a thought-provoking podcast that uniquely blends the salon and variety show traditions while providing a glimpse into the inner lives of hosts Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, and friends. The Midnight Miracle was recorded during Chappelle's legendary 2020 Summer Camp in Ohio.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
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    Dave (Side B)

    Dave (Side B)

    “You can’t beat a Filipino family at karaoke!”—Dave Chappelle



    Featuring, in order of appearance: David Letterman, Michelle Wolf, Mo Amer



    Featuring music by Heatwave and Ennio Morricone



    Recorded in Ohio, Summer 2020



    Executive Produced by Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, Noah Gersh, Jamie Schefman, Nick Panama, Kenzi Wilbur, and Miles Hodges



    Produced by Noah Gersh and Jamie Schefman for SALT

    Production Manager: Liz LeMay

    Recording Engineer: Federico Lopez

    Recording Engineer: Adrián Bruque for NPND

    Assistant Editors: Danny Carissimi and Noah Kowalski

    Senior Sound Designer: Russell Topal

    Transcription Supervisor: Sam Beasley

    Mixer: Jordan Galvan



    Podcast Artwork: Rachel Eck

    Still Photography: Mathieu Bitton



    The Midnight Miracle is a Luminary Original Podcast in partnership with Pilot Boy Productions and SALT.



    Special thanks to Paul Adongo, Cipriano Beredo, Elaine Chappelle, Ivy Davy, Rikki Hughes, Kyle Ranson-Walsh, Sina Sadighi, Mark Silverstein, and Carla Sims.



    Photography made available courtesy of Pilot Boy Productions, Inc. Copyright © 2021 by Pilot Boy Productions, Inc., all rights reserved.

    Dave (Side A)

    Dave (Side A)

    “Didn’t I say Japan is fly?”—David Letterman



    Featuring, in order of appearance: Mo Amer, Michelle Wolf, David Letterman



    Contains music by Wiener Philharmoniker (Symphony No.7 in A Major, Op. 92), conducted by Carlos Kleiber.



    Recorded in Ohio, Summer 2020



    Executive Produced by Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, Noah Gersh, Jamie Schefman, Nick Panama, Kenzi Wilbur, and Miles Hodges



    Produced by Noah Gersh and Jamie Schefman for SALT

    Production Manager: Liz LeMay

    Recording Engineer: Federico Lopez

    Recording Engineer: Adrián Bruque for NPND

    Assistant Editors: Danny Carissimi and Noah Kowalski

    Senior Sound Designer: Russell Topal

    Transcription Supervisor: Sam Beasley

    Mixer: Jordan Galvan



    Podcast Artwork: Rachel Eck

    Still Photography: Mathieu Bitton



    The Midnight Miracle is a Luminary Original Podcast in partnership with Pilot Boy Productions and SALT.



    Special thanks to Paul Adongo, Cipriano Beredo, Elaine Chappelle, Ivy Davy, Rikki Hughes, Kyle Ranson-Walsh, Sina Sadighi, Mark Silverstein, and Carla Sims.



    Photography made available courtesy of Pilot Boy Productions, Inc. Copyright © 2021 by Pilot Boy Productions, Inc., all rights reserved.

    Corn Flakes

    Corn Flakes

    "Are y’all n****s about to ruin corn flakes for me?”—Dave Chappelle

    Featuring, in order of appearance: Questlove, John Hamm


    Featuring music for SALT by Ryland Blackinton

    Recorded in Ohio, Summer 2020

    Executive Produced by Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, Noah Gersh, Jamie Schefman, Nick Panama, Kenzi Wilbur, and Miles Hodges

    Produced by Noah Gersh and Jamie Schefman for SALT
    Production Manager: Liz LeMay
    Recording Engineer: Federico Lopez
    Recording Engineer: Adrián Bruque for NPND
    Assistant Editors: Danny Carissimi and Noah Kowalski 
    Senior Sound Designer: Russell Topal
    Transcription Supervisor: Sam Beasley
    Mixer: Jordan Galvan

    Podcast Artwork: Rachel Eck
    Still Photography: Mathieu Bitton

    The Midnight Miracle is a Luminary Original Podcast in partnership with Pilot Boy Productions and SALT.

    Special thanks to Paul Adongo, Cipriano Beredo, Elaine Chappelle, Ivy Davy, Rikki Hughes, Kyle Ranson-Walsh, Sina Sadighi, Mark Silverstein, and Carla Sims.

    Photography made available courtesy of Pilot Boy Productions, Inc. Copyright © 2021 by Pilot Boy Productions, Inc., all rights reserved.

    • 2 min
    No Snakes (Side B)

    No Snakes (Side B)

    “I wish you could know what it means to be me.” —Nina Simone



    Featuring, in order of appearance: Mathieu Bitton, Radio Rahim, Mo Amer, Michael Che, Michelle Wolf, Cipha Sounds



    Contains audio clips of Shaykh Hamza Yusuf and Nina Simone, and music from Nina Simone, Brittany Howard, and Michael Kiwanuka.



    Recorded in Ohio, Summer 2020



    Executive Produced by Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, Noah Gersh, Jamie Schefman, Nick Panama, Kenzi Wilbur, and Miles Hodges



    Produced by Noah Gersh and Jamie Schefman for SALT

    Production Manager: Liz LeMay

    Recording Engineer: Federico Lopez

    Recording Engineer: Adrián Bruque for NPND

    Assistant Editors: Danny Carissimi and Noah Kowalski

    Senior Sound Designer: Russell Topal

    Transcription Supervisor: Sam Beasley

    Mixer: Jordan Galvan



    Podcast Artwork: Rachel Eck

    Still Photography: Mathieu Bitton



    The Midnight Miracle is a Luminary Original Podcast in partnership with Pilot Boy Productions and SALT.



    Special thanks to Paul Adongo, Cipriano Beredo, Elaine Chappelle, Ivy Davy, Rikki Hughes, Kyle Ranson-Walsh, Sina Sadighi, Mark Silverstein, and Carla Sims.



    Photography made available courtesy of Pilot Boy Productions, Inc. Copyright © 2021 by Pilot Boy Productions, Inc., all rights reserved.

    Sada Baby and The Legend of Goan Git (Side A)

    Sada Baby and The Legend of Goan Git (Side A)

    "I'mma feel betrayed if I don't hear from you n****s." —Sada Baby

    Featuring, in order of appearance: Sada Baby, David Banner, Michelle Wolf, Radio Rahim, Brother Ali, Donnell Rawlings, Mo Amer



    Contains music from Sada Baby. Additional music for SALT by Ryland Blackinton



    Recorded in Ohio, Summer 2020



    Executive Produced by Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, Noah Gersh, Jamie Schefman, Nick Panama, Kenzi Wilbur, and Miles Hodges



    Produced by Noah Gersh and Jamie Schefman for SALT

    Production Manager: Liz LeMay

    Recording Engineer: Federico Lopez

    Recording Engineer: Adrián Bruque for NPND

    Assistant Editors: Danny Carissimi and Noah Kowalski

    Senior Sound Designer: Russell Topal

    Transcription Supervisor: Sam Beasley

    Mixer: Jordan Galvan



    Podcast Artwork: Rachel Eck

    Still Photography: Mathieu Bitton



    The Midnight Miracle is a Luminary Original Podcast in partnership with Pilot Boy Productions and SALT.



    Special thanks to Paul Adongo, Cipriano Beredo, Elaine Chappelle, Ivy Davy, Rikki Hughes, Kyle Ranson-Walsh, Sina Sadighi, Mark Silverstein, and Carla Sims.



    Photography made available courtesy of Pilot Boy Productions, Inc. Copyright © 2021 by Pilot Boy Productions, Inc., all rights reserved.

    How to Inspire (Side A)

    How to Inspire (Side A)

    “How do you keep a despondent person alive?”—Dave Chappelle

    Hosted by: Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, and Dave Chappelle

    Featuring, in order of appearance: Radio Rahim, Mo Amer, Chris Rock, Donnell Rawlings, Jarobi White, and Questlove

    Contains audio clips featuring Robin Williams and Richard Pryor, and music from Amy Winehouse, Aretha Franklin, Robert Glasper, The Roots, and Stevie Wonder. 

    Recorded in Ohio, Summer 2020

    More episodes coming soon to Luminary, and the Luminary channel on Apple Podcasts.

    Executive Produced by Talib Kweli, yasiin bey, Dave Chappelle, Noah Gersh, Jamie Schefman, Nick Panama, Kenzi Wilbur, and Miles Hodges

    Produced by Noah Gersh and Jamie Schefman for SALT
    Production Manager: Liz LeMay
    Recording Engineer: Federico Lopez
    Recording Engineer: Adrián Bruque for NPND
    Assistant Editors: Danny Carissimi and Noah Kowalski 
    Senior Sound Designer: Russell Topal
    Script Supervisor: Sam Beasley
    Mixer: Jordan Galvan

    Podcast Artwork: Rachel Eck
    Still Photography: Mathieu Bitton

    The Midnight Miracle is a Luminary Original Podcast in partnership with Pilot Boy Productions and SALT.

    Special thanks to Paul Adongo, Cipriano Beredo, Elaine Chappelle, Ivy Davy, Rikki Hughes, Kyle Ranson-Walsh, Sina Sadighi, Mark Silverstein, and Carla Sims.


    Photography made available courtesy of Pilot Boy Productions, Inc. Copyright © 2021 by Pilot Boy Productions, Inc., all rights reserved.

    • 23 min

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238 Ratings

238 Ratings

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