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Tune into Joe Budden and his friends Rory & Mal and follow along the crazy adventures of these very random friends.

The Joe Budden Podcast with Rory & Mal The Joe Budden Network

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    • 4.9 • 2.5K Ratings

Tune into Joe Budden and his friends Rory & Mal and follow along the crazy adventures of these very random friends.

    Episode 393 | "The Big Bro"

    Episode 393 | "The Big Bro"

    Although Joe, Rory, Mal and Parks have made it clear they don't believe the Grammy's respect or understand the culture, there are artist that still strive to win the Award (21:58). The guys discuss the nominees, the snubs and the reaction from the music industry (48:00). They also discuss Dave Chappelle's latest special and the importance of his message (1:03:22), Hip-Hop beef's that should end (1:35:17), who can Joe beat in a Verzuz (1:48:40) and an update on HBO's "The Undoing" (potential spoiler alerts) and MORE!
     
    Sleeper Picks 
    Joe | Protoje - “In Bloom” (Ft. Lila Iké)
    Rory | Priya Ragu - “Good Love 2.0”
    Mal | | JR Writer - “This Is Not New” (Ft. Royce Da 5’9)
    Parks | Rasheed Chappell - “Rock Bottom” (Ft. Ransom)

    • 2 hr 29 min
    Episode 392 | "Ta Daa"

    Episode 392 | "Ta Daa"

    Joe and the guys get straight to it this episode and recap the most anticipated Verzuz battle between Jeezy and Gucci Mane (13:06). They give their takes on the outcome, their favorite moments of the night, who they believed won and Joe reaches out to an Atlanta correspondent for better understanding of the climate in Atlanta (1:08:05). Also, new music was released (1:33:46), Joe clears his tension with Wale (2:29:35), a review of Kevin Hart's latest comedy special (2:42:41) and much more!
    Sleeper Picks
    Joe | SAINt JHN - “Highschool Reunion, Prom” (Ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
    Rory | T-Pain - “She Said”
    Mal | SAINt JHN - “Quarantine Wifey” (Ft. JID)
    Parks | Mobb Deep - “Extortion” (Ft. Method Man)

    • 3 hr 29 min
    Episode 391 | "Steam Room"

    Episode 391 | "Steam Room"

    Since the previous episode, Jeezy has found a new opponent in Gucci Mane (replacing T.I.) for the upcoming Verzuz battle and the guys react and give their predictions on the historic reunion (22:24). Joe then gets in his bag regarding the current energy surrounding Hip Hop culture (38:45), an update on HBO's "The Undoing" (POTENTIAL SPOILER ALERTS) (1:09:33), and the pressure Clubhouse faces now that Twitter has announced a chat room feature (1:19:27). Also, an update on Taylor Swifts masters (1:41:15), James Harden potentially coming to the Brooklyn Nets (2:11:19), and Technology vs Government (2:25:10)!
     
    Sleeper Picks
    Joe | Gucci Mane - “So Icy” (Ft. Young Jeezy) 
    Rory | Hailes - “Come Thru” (Ft. Jonathan Singletary)
    Mal | SAINt JHN - “Pray 4 Me” (Ft. Kanye West) 
    Parks | Salaam Remi - “Really Real Out Here” (Ft. Black Thought & Common)

    • 3 hr 11 min
    Episode 390 | "Chatty Chatty"

    Episode 390 | "Chatty Chatty"

    On this episode: Joe asks the question regarding Futures decisions to collaborate with Lil Uzi Vert and other artist that he believes doesn't make sense (17:42). The guys also discuss new music from Masego, Goodie Mob, (39:16), and 2 Chainz (1:02:45) . Westside Gunn joins the crew to discuss his time on Shady records, working on new music, and the pressures he faces while being an artist in today's climate (1:38:30).
    Sleeper Picks
    Joe | Blxst - “Searching”
     
    Rory | Lloyd Banks - “Nobody Believes Me” 
     
    Mal | Belly - “Lullaby” 
     
    Parks | Ransom & Nicholas Craven - “Final Destination”

    • 3 hr 16 min
    Episode 389 | "The Baddies"

    Episode 389 | "The Baddies"

    Covid-19 couldn't hold Joe down for long, the guys return to the studio to discuss all that they've missed and Joe shares his experience with the virus. The guys begin with Dave Chappelle on SNL (20:44), a hypothetical Verzuz battle between OutKast and A Tribe Called Quest (32:00), they congratulate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris (58:20) in addition to reacting to Van Jones crying on CNN (1:12:00). The crew also sheds light on the untimely passing of  King Von (1:32:25), an update in the tech world (2:22:20) and more!
     
    Sleeper Picks
    Joe | SiR - “Footsteps in the Dark Pts 1 & 2” 
     
    Rory | Raahiim - “You Love Me”
     
    Mal | King Von - “I Am What I Am” (Ft. Fivio Foreign)
     
    Parks | UFO Fev - “El Maestro” (Ft. Big Ghost)

    • 2 hr 58 min
    Episode 388 | "Slow Buss"

    Episode 388 | "Slow Buss"

    Covid-19 hit close to home this past week, so Joe and the guys gave a Zoom-cast until they return in-studio. Joe begins with an apology to everyone and an update on his Covid battle (4:00). The guys also discuss the recent election anxiety (6:50), New Jersey legalizes weed (18:05), Joe Rogan goes live on YouTube during the election coverage (20:58), new music that released since the last episode (24:11), and Joe hating on other rappers (51:35).

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

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2.5K Ratings

2.5K Ratings

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Too funny !

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