8 episodes

Here Comes the Break is a groundbreaking podcast sparking real conversations about creativity, mental health, friendship, family, hope, and music. Hosted by our protagonist Ruben (Asante Blackk), this fictional narrative featuring real interviews with emerging artists will bring voice to young creators who use social media platforms to amplify their own messages.

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    • 3.5 • 217 Ratings

Here Comes the Break is a groundbreaking podcast sparking real conversations about creativity, mental health, friendship, family, hope, and music. Hosted by our protagonist Ruben (Asante Blackk), this fictional narrative featuring real interviews with emerging artists will bring voice to young creators who use social media platforms to amplify their own messages.

    Episode 6: Jailbreak

    Episode 6: Jailbreak

    Ruben sets his plan into motion and runs away to Viral Villa for a whirlwind weekend in SoCal. But when it’s time to come home, everyone feels betrayed: not just his parents, but Marco and Janelle too. With his team’s trust at an all time low, Ruben must find a way for the show to go on.
    Featuring Def Jam artist Saint Bodhi & her new song "Heaven is Real."
    Executive Producer: Asante Blackk
    Producer: Daniella Perkins
    Starring: Asante Blackk and Daniella Perkins
    Co-Starring: Bobby Cius, Rayme Cornell, Christopher V. Edwards and Taylor Bettinson
    Written by: Taylor Bettinson and Nakia Hill
    Directed By: Christopher V. Edwards
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    • 31 min
    Episode 5: Breaking Out

    Episode 5: Breaking Out

    Ruben is grounded at the worst possible time: the team has just received an invite to Viral Villa, the hottest arts collective in LA. Ruben’s parents will never agree to let him go. But against his better judgment, Ruben starts plotting to run away for the weekend anyway.

    Featuring Def Jam artist LA the GOAT & his new song "You Wouldn't Believe it"

    Executive Producer: Asante Blackk
    Producer: Daniella Perkins
    Starring: Asante Blackk and Daniella Perkins
    Co-Starring: Bobby Cius, Rayme Cornell, Christopher V. Edwards and Taylor Bettinson
    Written by: Taylor Bettinson and Nakia Hill
    Directed By: Christopher V. Edwards

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    • 28 min
    Episode 4: Them’s the Breaks

    Episode 4: Them’s the Breaks

    With more and more interview opportunities flowing in, Ruben’s latest mission is to go to a recording studio in Manhattan by himself for a sit-down interview. But he finds all his progress endangered when he gets home and his parents have figured out he’s been lying to them about his activities.

    Featuring Def Jam artist Stephen Moses & his new song, “Confessions of a Hot Boy.”

    Executive Producer: Asante Blackk
    Producer: Daniella Perkins
    Starring: Asante Blackk and Daniella Perkins
    Co-Starring: Bobby Cius, Rayme Cornell, Christopher V. Edwards and Taylor Bettinson
    Written by: Taylor Bettinson and Nakia Hill
    Directed By: Christopher V. Edwards

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    • 29 min
    Episode 3: A Lucky Break

    Episode 3: A Lucky Break

    The podcast team expands when Ruben brings his new school friend Janelle into the fold. She, Ruben, and Marco sneak into another show in the city, but Ruben’s panic attacks are still kicking in at all the wrong times, leading Janelle to demonstrate her value to the team.

    Featuring Def Jam artist OHNO & his new song “JUGO.”

    Executive Producer: Asante Blackk
    Producer: Daniella Perkins
    Starring: Asante Blackk and Daniella Perkins
    Co-Starring: Bobby Cius, Rayme Cornell, Christopher V. Edwards and Taylor Bettinson
    Written by: Taylor Bettinson and Nakia Hill
    Directed By: Christopher V. Edwards

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    • 29 min
    Episode 2: Breaking Big

    Episode 2: Breaking Big

    Ruben’s parents are excited for his start at a new STEM school, but what they don’t know is Ruben is running on no sleep and the wrong pills, working to score his next interview on the sly, and just about ready to crash. Hard.

    Featuring Def Jam artist Masio Gunz & his new song “Slide”

    Executive Producer: Asante Blackk
    Producer: Daniella Perkins
    Starring: Asante Blackk and Daniella Perkins
    Co-Starring: Bobby Cius, Rayme Cornell, Christopher V. Edwards and Taylor Bettinson
    Written by: Taylor Bettinson and Nakia Hill
    Directed By: Christopher V. Edwards

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    • 31 min
    Episode 1: Breaking In (Start Here)

    Episode 1: Breaking In (Start Here)

    Ruben and Marco, two young creators from Queens, shoot their shot when they sneak out to Brooklyn for a hip-hop show and bluff their way into an artist interview. But as the friends hustle to turn the interview into a new podcast, Ruben has a panic attack and mixes up his anxiety medication... right when it’s time to hop on the mic.

    Featuring Def Jam artist Nevaeh Jolie & her new song “Sorry I’m High.”

    Executive Producer: Asante Blackk
    Producer: Daniella Perkins
    Starring: Asante Blackk and Daniella Perkins
    Co-Starring: Bobby Cius, Rayme Cornell, Christopher V. Edwards and Taylor Bettinson
    Written by: Taylor Bettinson and Nakia Hill
    Directed By: Christopher V. Edwards

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    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

3.5 out of 5
217 Ratings

217 Ratings

TB🥀🥀 ,

Relatable

This podcast with him was mad relatable, how he feels depressed, exactly me.

sj462737 ,

Simply Awesome

Bold, Refreshing and Fresh. Great Podcast.

AGPsycho ,

Who’d a thought....

Hip hop and anxiety...amazing message, education AND entertainment combined in a unique form...oh so relevant and just what’s needed...hope this reaches an audience far and wide!

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