Rank #1: NFL Means N*ggas For Life ( Jay Z's Deal With NFL )
Well you waited , And as promised Simba is back on a Tuesday to talk about not only J's deal with the NFL but all Black Americans who have made similar moves. In this episode Simba unpacks piece by piece his criticism of Kaepernick , NFL & social media protests, & Jay Z's new deal. 1st is his position on Kaepernicks initial protest followed by breaking down Jay Z's whole journey into music and stardom . Next he confronts the top defense statements for Jay Z taking this job. Up next Simba questions the purpose of being " the only nigga in the room " as a strategy for change and progression . If you still have questions on where Simba Ali stands with the NFL's employment of Jay Z ... BE KIND AND PLEASE REWIND! Also he talks about Nicki Minaj putting the " Joe Budden Podcast " in timeout , The 3 serial gunmen apprehended before they could carry out their mass shooting plots, Conor Mcgregor punching old guys and much more.
PLAYLIST : QC - Intro / ROCKIE FRESH - Must Be / SAINT JHN - Anything Can Happen / CHANCE - Hot Shower
Aug 20 2019
Rank #2: HATED IT ! ( Transgender Black Men of America )
The 1st day of the week is the worst day of the week, Lucky for you Mr. Monday is on his job. Our hearts are broken to find out our brother from " New York Undercover " ... Might be a undercover brotha. Simba gives his thoughts on the growing black homosexual community and its purpose. Actually we'll let Farrakhan tell it like it is in a clip talking about homosexuality in Hollywood. The Revolt Summit would have been better served if they invited Simba to intellectually debate T. I & Killer Mike about " Make America Great Again " and what it means to who . What happened to Joe Budden & SOTC ? Simba wants to know . Are we losing Joe to the " HOUSE " ? RAPE!! In this sports segment Ali talks about Antonio Browns current rape allegations and whether he buys her story . Jay Z spent the 1st half of his career putting thousands of brothas in jail by promoting and glamorizing selling drugs, and the last 5 years getting 15 people out of prison in attempts to appear as a activist. Lets's Talk About It ! Remembering 9 / 11 and how & why it happened and much more.
PLAYLIST : Tobe Nwigwe - I'm Dope / Little Brother - Picture This / SiR - The Recipe / Post Malone - I'm Gonna Be / SiR - Fire
Sep 16 2019
Rank #3: I'll Name This Podcast Later
College admission scandals , Racist bartenders , and Desus is gay ? . . . We'll have to name this podcast later ! Simba discusses the recent developments in the " College Admissions Scandal " , He applauds the Rock & Roll HOF for standing up for Michael Jackson in the wake of the Leaving Neverland documentary. He finds out what is going on with Black men in media , and gives his take on the current state of the podcast and media networks representation of the Black man. Is Ariana Grande the perfect personification of feminism , me too , and times up ? Simba seems to think so . Of course he talks sports and the hate Lebron James has been receiving for missing the playoffs this year. Also how is Peyton & Eli Manning the highest paid players in NFL history . Simba talks about the New Zealand Mosque Shooting and his opinions on the threat of ISIS . J Prince gets the chain back! all this and much more on this weeks episode of The North Star .
TROLLING STONES : Adrian Broner , Swae Lee , SHAQ , Big Blue & Pretty Ricky , Skinny from the 9
PLAYLIST : Two Cups - Rich the Kid feat. Offset & Big Sean / Calling My Spirit - Kodak Black / Summer Walker - Girls Need Love
Mar 25 2019
Rank #4: The Masquerade Parade On Meek St.
School is back in session and Simba has a full classroom . On this episode we dive deep into the question "Who Are The Stars" ? And why are homosexuals disguising their sexual preference in their lyrics in attempts to still reap heterosexual profits and approval ? Why are wealthy blacks masquerading as social activists when in reality they could care less about the plight of their people and rejoice in their own success with the very rich white men who profit from our oppression ? Why are London Blacks masquerading as Black Americans in music & film ? WHY? Things cool out for a second then quickly turn back up as he discusses Paul Mooney's rape of Richard Pryor Jr. Simba unpacks this sick black devil culture that has given birth to every prominent black negro in history in music and entertainment. Whats a podcast without a little sports talk ? Simba gives his take on the rekindled Shaq & Kobe feud . 2019 MTV VMA's let's talk about it! And just when you think its safe Lord Jamar calls Eminem HipHop's Tarzan ... DAMN! This is a great episode that ends abruptly on Burger Kings " Impossible Burger " before the power goes out .
PLAYLIST : Babushka Boi - ASAP Rocky / On Chill - Wale Feat. Jeremiah / Cash Sh*t - Megan Thee Stallion Feat. Da Baby / Everything - Little Brother
Sep 03 2019
Rank #5: Brazil Is Burning
Happy Birthday Simba! He's back on a Monday to recant his birthday celebration with his friends he grew up with over the weekend . Things slowly shift into the Young Thug interview where thug clarifies his sexuality . Which causes Simba to ask " why now " ? Dame Dash & D.L.Hughley speak on the NFL Jay Z deal which pulls Simba back to the topic. After discussing whether J is really a billionaire and his latest clips released from the announcement of the deal asking " what have twitter people done " he segues right into the Miami Dolphins head coach & Kenny Stills practice music selection beef and what that says about the power structure of Black America. Of course what would this weeks episode be without Popeyes new chicken sandwich ? Simba discusses the power of social media. And speaking of media ours has been silent on the Brazilian Rainforest fires & the Waorani tribe who just won their lawsuit against BIG OIL and inhabit the areas near the fires . Andrew Luck retires , Coming to America 2 AND MUCH MORE . . .
PLAYLIST : IDK - 24 / Snoop Dogg - So Misinformed / Kes Woods - Demons / Snoop Dogg - One Blood, One Cuz Snoop Dogg - 1st Place
Aug 26 2019
Rank #6: Guns,Guns,& More Guns
Simba Ali returns after his sabbatical to a country once again suffering from a mass shooting , And once again struggling with the 2nd amendment . He talks about the thin line America walks between gun control and mental health. The conversation segue's into ASAP Rocky's arrest and unjust incarceration . Also how Kanye & Trump worked together to get ASAP released . He briefly discusses the NCAA's "Rich Paul " rule before talking about Jeff Epstein's suspicious suicide . BUT WAIT ! Did Nicki Minaj bring the guns to visit Joe Budden & Charlamagne ? Simba will let us know . This is a relaxed , fun filled podcast and also the 1st episode recorded from the new office conducted entirely by Simba . So sit back and enjoy !
PLAYLIST : Nipsey Hussle - Perfect Ten / SiR - Hair Down / Majid Jordan - Caught Up
10 CRACK COMMANDMENTS : Rick Ross - Port of Miami 2
Aug 14 2019
Rank #7: Convenient Revolutionaries
Welcome back to the only podcast that feels like your breaking the law by listening to it. Simba asks why lil duval, charlamagne , Trevor Noah , and Tariq Nasheed took so long to crack their jokes and speak up on Jussie Smollet fake attack. Then he reminds the world how he was also right in the same way with the Colin Kaepernick protest . He discusses the wealthy black athletes and entertainers who only want to use black civil rights and slavery energy and sympathy for quick money grabs and social media attention . This ties perfectly into his views on 50 cents & T.I's involvement in boycotting Gucci. Should Zion Williamson sit or play the rest of his college season at Duke? And what role does NCAA play in perpetuating the ideas that created and profited from the American Slave Trade . All this and much more.
PLAYLIST : Offset - RedRoom / Nipsey Hussle - Racks In The Middle / Kendrick Lamar - Hol' Up
TROLLING STONES : R.Kelly / Tristian Thompson / Jussie Smollett / Robert Kraft
Feb 25 2019
Rank #8: Done & Ready For Kids ( Nicki Minaj Retires )
NICKI MINAJ RETIRES ? SAY IT AIN'T SO! But before you say anything Simba says all black men who sold cocaine were patriotically contributing to the fight against communism and should be released immediately ! Or C.I.A and others should be brought up on charges. Then he gives his goodbye to the queen of Hiphop as he plays her music and reflects on her legacy . Did Jay Z say the tension between Blacks and police exist because Black boys grow up in broken homes without fathers ? ... OH HELL NAW! And as promised Simba gives his take on the Kevin Hart car accident and the unasked questions everyone wants to know. Its the first week of NFL football so of course we have to talk sports. Antonio Brown set trippen , And the Minnesota Vikings start strong. It's only natural that T.I's new podcast " Expeditiously " would raise the eyebrows on Simba's head. This is a action packed podcast trust and believe .
PLAYLIST : Wande - Blessed Up / Daniel Caesar Feat. Brandy - Love Again / Tory Lanez - Freaky / Mobb Deep - Win or Lose / Mac Ayres - I Wanna Give Up
Sep 09 2019
Rank #9: Everythings For Sale
Simba Ali is back to discuss the HBO "Leaving Neverland" documentary and the Gayle King R. Kelly interview . He goes deeper into his feelings about the parents of the victims and their lack of parental protection in pursuit of fame and money . Somehow this leads to the recent footage leaked of Oprah and Jordan saying they want to be white . He asks how the current generation of black people can be Black & proud if Oprah and Jordan are the mothers and fathers of Black excellence ? To lighten the mood Simba talks sports . He peels back the layers of the Dallas cowboys David Irving quitting the NFL to smoke weed issue. As well as pointing out the hypocrisy of the NFL's Alcohol vs Marijuana policies due to race. IT'S GREAT TO BE BACK !
PLAYLIST : Boogie - Tired. / Boogie - Rainy Days. / Boogie - Time Feat. Snoh Aalegra.
Mar 11 2019
Rank #10: Podcasting While Black
Simba is back from Jamaica with a fake accent and a few stories. It seems like he couldn't wait to get back to his North Star Family and give his take on all the latest American current events. He talks about Black and White peoples hypocritical love for Tiger Woods and hate for Trump. Then Simba gives his take Gillie The Kid & Wallo's podcast , and talks about what its like as a young African American podcaster . Ali clearly lays out the difference between he and all other black podcasters calling himself the " Conor Mcgregor " of podcasting. He then discusses the rise of Black art in America with Simone Lee's " Brick House " statue being displayed in New York City. Simba talks Coachella and peoples fake hate for Kanye. Can Black women date White men ? Simba explores the double standard of interracial relationships in the black community . Also Bun B shoots home invader and Simba applauds him . We find out whats going on with Remy Ma and Brittany's situation . Of course he gives us a sports segment before getting into TROLLING STONES segment and much more...
PLAYLIST : Trippen - Buddy Feat Khalid / Black Folk - ScHoolboy Q / Worth It - YK Osiris / See Me - Melii
TROLLING STONES : Blac Chyna / Adrian Broner / Detroit Police Officers / Raz B / Ariane Grande
Apr 29 2019
Rank #11: Self Destruction ( Ending Black on Black Murder )
In the wake of Nipsey Hussle's murder Simba Ali takes his position as the " Malcolm X " in the fight against Black on Black murder. In this episode we pay tribute to the rapper who took the baton from 2pac and started his own marathon . He discusses the events that lead up to Nipsey's death , conflicting information in the stories told by witnesses , and possible motives . Simba then gives his take on Big U's march for gang unity and the effects of gang culture . If you are tired of your leaders looking confused about the Black on Black murder problem then listen to this episode filled with truth , facts , love and hate. R.I.P Nipsey Hussle
PLAYLIST : Nipsey Hussle - Blue Laces 2 / Nipsey Hussle - Summertime in that Cutlass / Nipsey Hussle - A Hunnit A Show / Nipsey Hussle - Double Up
Apr 08 2019
Rank #12: Momma Ain't Raise No H*# !
This post Mother's Day episode kicks right off with Simba thanking Kim K and all participating parties for their 17 prisoners released in 90 days campaign . He then discusses Joe Budden & Cyn's break up and the pressures success can put on relationships. 2 gay super hero's ? You know Simba has a take on this . Spider Loc calls T.I a snitch in recent interview , so Simba unpacks what it means to " snitch " and if Spider is justified in his word concerning T.I. Ali then talks about the MET Gala and African Americans desire to participate. Farrakhan is still banned by Zuckerberg so Simba takes to the front lines to address the situation. Chris Darden steps down as Eric Holders Lawyer following death threats ... DUH! Gillie the Kid & Dame Dash clash over " Free Game " wave . SPORTS : Houston losses to Golden State . NETFLIX PICKS : Devil At The Crossroads / Love , Death , and Robots /Ballad of Buster Scruggs / Grass is Greener . TROLLING STONES - 50 Cent vs Jackie Long / R.Kelly 's Hotline Bling / Drake / Dennis Rodman PLAYLIST : Imported - Jesse Reyes & 6lack / Enzo - Dj Snake / Vintage & Adventurous - Comradfrmdaaves And Much More .
May 13 2019
Rank #13: You've Got To Be Joking !
Judge Tammy Kemp hugs Amy Guyger after she's convicted of " white degree " murder , Simba weighs in on the Tuesday episode. He talks about Amy's social media and phone records reflecting a different person than the 911 phone call. Ali explains why blacks are so forgiving to our white American brothers & sisters , and the mental condition of Black's & whites due to the rolls played during the shaping of this country. DID JUSTIN BEIEBER SAY 1 LESS Ni**ER ? HOW DID HE ENTER THE BLACK WORLD OF HIPHOP & R&B THEN ??? Did N.O.R.E violate Taxstone by interviewing Troy Ave? This segues perfectly into the state of podcasting and Joe Budden & N.O.R.E being label dependent artist with huge podcasting platforms . . . what is their message to Blacks from their communities? Independent ownership or Profitable prostitution. LET'S TALK SPORTS !! Minnesota Vikings / Twins / Dak messing up his own money / RB's not sticking together . Did you go see the " Joker " ? Was it what it was pumped up to be ? Was this a Mental Health Marketing Strategy ? hmmmmmmm.
PLAYLIST : Chris Brown Feat Gunna - HEAT / Tyler Yaweh - WHO SHOT JOHNNY ? / Travis Scott - HIGHEST IN THE ROOM / Doja Cat - JUICY / Young Thug Feat. Gunna / Chance - SUN COME DOWN / DJ Drama - NASTY / Travis Scott - COFFEE BEAN
Oct 08 2019
Rank #14: Episode # 12 ( Twin Cities On Fire )
BRINKS CALLS IN / MINNEAPOLIS PROTESTS / GEORGE FLOYD PROTEST's
Jun 01 2020
Rank #15: Episode # 11 ( Minneapolis Is Burning )
The Murder Of George Floyd In Minneapolis , Minneapolis Riots , Joe Biden Says "You're Not Black" , Doja Cat Cancelled , The Last Dance Recap , ObamaGate And Much More
May 28 2020
Rank #16: Corona Couch Session #1 w Simba Ali
FAMILY , FRIENDS & F#!K SHIT .
Mar 31 2020
Rank #17: Episode # 6
CORONA TIME !
Mar 25 2020
Rank #18: Episode # 1
We lost Kobe & his daughter Gianna Bryant in helicopter crash . . . We are at a loss for words. This is the 1st episode we streamed live . WE ARE IN FULL RADIO STATION MODE FROM HERE ON OUT! Grammys / ROC Nation Brunch / J.Cole & Kendrick are no longer the balance in HipHop / Famous clout chasers / And much more
PLAYLIST : Metro Boomin Feat. Gunna - SPACE CADET / Jadakiss - ME / Showbiz & Milano - REMINISCE
Jan 27 2020
Rank #19: UFC THE BLACK VERSION Ep.1 - UFC 246
This is the 1st episode of Simba Ali's " UFC The Black Version " . Here he discusses the aftermath of UFC 246. He introduces the new show while giving his take on the possible up coming fights. Jorge Masvidal , Kamaru Usman , Kahbib . . . WHO'S NEXT ?
MUSIC : Lil Uzi Vert - Futsal Shuffle 2020
Jan 20 2020
Rank #20: Do Right And Kill Everything D.R.A.K.E
2020 promises to a great year for the podcast! And Simba kicks the year off with with new historical evidence laying claim to Black Americans with English first and last names as the aboriginal native Americans. He could not resist putting DRAKE on the HipHop battle couch for his interview with Elliot Wilson on Rap Radar . He goes over his feelings regarding the new Netflix Kevin Hart " Don't F This UP " documentary before diving into the uncle Snoop Dogg & Celina Powell fiasco . Is Da Baby a private prison plant in HipHop? Simba explores the possibilities . We say RiP to Lexii Alijai gone too soon , SPORTS , And much more.
PLAYLIST : LIL TJAY - Ruthless / NO IDEA - Don Toliver / CHRIS BROWN - Overtime / 2CHAINZ - Virgil Discount ( APOLOGIES FOR THE SOUND QUALITY ON THE MUSIC. WON'T HAPPEN AGAIN )
Jan 13 2020