Okay, Now Listen is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by Scottie Beam and Sylvia Obell. They share what’s on their minds, what they're binging and what’s blowing up their timelines. Brought to you by Netflix and Strong Black Lead.
Okay, So That Was This Year?
On this episode, we start by reveling in the fact that there's only one week left in the year (but we still have our guard up).
Then, we give out superlatives to some of our favorite television shows and VERZUZ moments. And we had to run through some of our favorite moments of Black joy that happened throughout 2020.
Finally, we end the last episode of the year by talking about what we hope to bring into 2021.
Okay, Now Watch Me Throw It Back
On this episode, we start by showing our appreciation to listeners who included Okay, Now Listen on their year-end top podcast lists (thank you!!).
Then, we pull back the curtain and share some segments that we recorded during the development of this podcast over a year ago! You’ll hear our take on The Newlywed Game and a segment that all “Love and Basketball” fans will appreciate called The People vs. Quincy McCall.
In this week’s Putting You On, we share some of our favorite holiday movies that are sure to brighten your holiday spirits.
Okay, Who Made The Potato Salad?!
On this episode, we start by getting Scottie's highly-anticipated review of the movie “Home Alone” and Sylvia talks about devouring Season 4 of Netflix's “The Crown.”
Then, we host a Friendsgiving with Brandon 'Jinx' Jenkins and Darian Harvin and talk about everything from crazy Thanksgiving family moments to the hottest takes on side dishes.
In this week’s Putting You On, we share some tips for surviving Thanksgiving at a significant other's home and our favorite Thanksgiving-themed television episodes.
Okay, The Whites Can Go
On this episode, we start by checking in on what was possibly the longest week of all of our lives.
Then, we chat about a few of our favorite white TV shows that we might actually want to take with us to the other side. And the moment we’ve all been waiting for: Sylvia quizzes Scottie in a game of "Does Scottie Know This White Person?"
In this week’s Putting You On, we share the only recommendation that matters right now and that's Netflix's “The Crown,” returning with Season 4 on November 15th.
Okay, Check On Your HBCU Friends
This week, Scottie and Sylvia start the show with a cuffing season check-in. Then, they process their feelings on a year without homecoming and reminisce on their HBCU experiences! Come for the do's and don'ts for future homecoming's, stay for Scottie and Sylvia's recommendations on where to get the best food and HBCU merch (shout out to Hall Pass: https://hallpass.shop/)
Okay, Don't Hate The Player, Hate The Game
On this episode, we start with Scottie discussing her arrival into the 30s club and what she has to look forward to.
Then, we chat about the upcoming cuffing season and the play by play points on how to build your quarantine-friendly roster.
Finally, we share some home decor and wellness recommendations that'll have your space and face looking right.