8 episodes

Legendary rapper R.A. The Rugged Man and guests discuss politics, movies, music, combat sports, comedy, and more.

The R.A. The Rugged Man Show aka Ignorant Long Island Guy's Podcast R.A. The Rugged Man

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 44 Ratings

Legendary rapper R.A. The Rugged Man and guests discuss politics, movies, music, combat sports, comedy, and more.

    Episode 8: Frank Henenlotter

    Episode 8: Frank Henenlotter

    R.A. The Rugged Man and guest host A-F-R-O are joined by filmmaker Frank Henenlotter for an in-depth discussion covering movie history, memorable scenes from Henenlotter’s classic films, all-time great directors, and more.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Episode 7: James Paxton

    Episode 7: James Paxton

    R.A. talks to James Paxton about the remarkable life and career of his father, legendary actor Bill Paxton. This leads to an emotional discussion on Paxton’s recent death, which resonates strongly with R.A., who lost his own father a few years ago.

    • 59 min
    Episode 6: Masta Ace + Chris Rivers

    Episode 6: Masta Ace + Chris Rivers

    R.A. The Rugged Man talks hip-hop with Masta Ace and Chris Rivers, plus special guests Marco Polo and Passionate MC. Topics include hip-hop’s greatest live performers, classic albums, Big Pun's untimely death, the downfall of Cold Chillin’, and much more.

    • 58 min
    Episode 5: Juice + Illmaculate + Killah Priest

    Episode 5: Juice + Illmaculate + Killah Priest

    R.A. The Rugged Man is joined by Juice, Illmaculate, Killah Priest for a special battle rap episode. The four MCs discuss the foundational role of battling in the art of MCing, freestyle vs. written rhymes, the evolution of battle rap, and much more.

    • 59 min
    Episode 4: Travie McCoy

    Episode 4: Travie McCoy

    R.A. The Rugged Man is joined by Travie McCoy of chart-topping group Gym Class Heroes, plus a few guests. The two emcees discuss music industry shadiness, hip hop influences, guilty pop music pleasures, the devastating effects of opioids, and much more.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode 3: Stro + Mad Squablz + Ruste Juxx

    Episode 3: Stro + Mad Squablz + Ruste Juxx

    R.A. The Rugged Man discusses the past, present, and future of hip-hop with fellow emcees Stro, Mad Squablz, Ruste Juxx, and Jarv, plus producer Mr. Green. Plus, the four guest emcees each take a turn rhyming, with Mr. Green on the beats.

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
44 Ratings

44 Ratings

script1 ,

Worth your time 100%

I love getting to know R.A. In this type of forum. It’s insightful and shows he has reap perspective. No wonder his flow is legendary. Worth your time

D0n-Fransisc0 ,

Don’t stop

Don’t stop you and the drinks champs are are the reason I hear podcast

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Bang Bang Boogie

Outstanding podcast from legendary MC, R.A. the Rugged Man. Definitely worth anyone's time.

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