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Curt & Darren explore rap's relationship with politics, sports, history, film, and several other subjects.

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Curt & Darren explore rap's relationship with politics, sports, history, film, and several other subjects.

    Do the Right Thing

    Do the Right Thing

    In our final episode of the Summer Film Series, Curt and Darren review Spike Lee's 80's classic "Do the Right Thing." The duo discusses the film's relationship with hip hop and the path it paved for up and coming Black filmmakers. The Rap Nerds also talk about the social impact of the film and its ability to speak to the current times.

    • 54 min
    Friday Triology

    Friday Triology

    Curt and Darren are back with another episode from their "Summer Series." During this episode, the duo goes over the Friday trilogy (Friday, Next Friday, Friday After Next). They discuss the background behind the film and go over the things that make the film so relatable and a hilarious staple in the Black film world.

    • 1 hr
    Summer Film Series: "Baby Boy" - Don't be like Jody

    Summer Film Series: "Baby Boy" - Don't be like Jody

    The Rap Nerds kicked off the Summer Film Series with the movie, "Baby Boy" directed by John Singleton. Curt and Darren were joined by Music Support Group member, Kendra (IG @kenken_laflare).

    In this episode, we reviewed "Baby Boy" and broke down some of our favorite scenes from the movie. Of course, we let the jokes fly all episode. How much did Jody get paid to fix bikes? Did Yvette have car insurance? All these questions are answered in this episode. Be sure to also check us out on Youtube and Instagram (music.support.group)

    Songs:
    The Type - Curren$y
    Just a Baby Boy - Snoop Dogg & Tyrese
    Baby Mama - Three Six Mafia

    • 56 min
    Shutup! Listen & Learn: Empathy over Ego

    Shutup! Listen & Learn: Empathy over Ego

    Curt and Darren return with another episode of Rap Nerds. In this episode, they're joined by Music Support Group member, Kirsten. They start off the podcast by discussing how crazy the last month has been, from white people semi-discovering racism and everything Black people have been dealing with. We also look at the response certain rappers have been giving during this new Black Revolution. We also touch on the J. Cole/Noname incident and close by letting you know why you should listen to Black Women always.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Quarantine Mix #4

    Quarantine Mix #4

    DJ Mix - CurtDawg - IG @music.support.group. Be sure to check out the Rap Nerds Podcast

    • 57 min
    Billionaire Talk - MJ, Ye, and Old Men Playing Songs off Their Phone

    Billionaire Talk - MJ, Ye, and Old Men Playing Songs off Their Phone

    Curt and Darren check in with each other to start off the podcast and then get into Kanye West's newest interview in GQ, him becoming a billionaire, and his comments on "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy."

    The two then talk about the Instagram Live battles held between different producers and artists and debate whether they are worth the watch.

    Curt and Darren hop into the "Last Dance" and "The Jordan Rules" and give their opinions and thoughts on the documentary and book. The two close out the episode with their "Mood Music" segment and new music they've been listening to.

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    Also, be sure to check out the Quarantine Mix on The Rap Nerds SoundCloud page.

    • 59 min

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