Rank #1: Episode 159 | "Cleared"
This week, Joe had a lot to get off of his chest. He, Rory and Mal begin with Kanye’s latest antics, Joe questions why no other prominent media personality challenges Kanye but instead gives him a pass for his behaviour (6:53). He also addresses Rosenberg’s Twitter comments regarding the podcast (35:13). Also, J.Cole dropped his latest album “KOD” and the guys decide he may be the most difficult rapper to judge and Joe also compares J.Cole to himself (46:13). And lastly, former member of Slaughterhouse, Crooked I, announced his departure from the rap group and Joe speaks on it (1:06:10). Sleeper Picks of The Week: Rory: Khalid (feat. Ty Dolla $ign and 6lack) - “OTW” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjf-h6NMj7U&feature=share Joe: JMSN - “So Badly” |https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=26CJcxvsIqA&feature=share Mal: NBDY - “Used To” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4VxOsHA3qE&feature=share
Rank #2: Episode 177 | "TV & Mayonnaise"
On this weeks episode, Joe addresses Eminem. Joe explains how he received the news of being dissed (17:26). He then talks about his experience while being signed to Shady Records (36:24) and shares his thoughts on the demise of Slaughterhouse (44:25). Joe also states in this episode “I’m glad this day has finally arrived so everyone can be truthful” and reveals that he believes he is better than Eminem (58:50). The guys then discuss Colin Kaepernick being supported by Nike (1:51:42), Kanye West attempted rebrand (2:02:41) and Joe’s Breakfast Club interview which leads Rory and Mal to respond to Charlemagne tha God and DJ Envy (2:18:15). This episode answers a lot of the questions floating around, tune in and get the answers. Sleeper Picks of the week Joe: Ye Ali - “T-Shirt (Interlude)” | https://youtu.be/T9tnsfalVT4 Rory: Prince Hakim - “R.O.Y.A.L.T.Y” (feat. Walt Anderson) | https://youtu.be/cKM0F1umHl0 Mal: Jack Marzilla - “Bacardi Bluez” | https://soundcloud.com/jackmarzilla/bacardi-bluez
Rank #3: Episode 113 | "Podcast Beef?"
Episode 113 with either friend or enemy of the show Charlamagne Tha God Sleeper Picks: Rory: T Wayne "Waste Of A Wasp" | https://soundcloud.com/tpain/t-pain-lil-wayne-waist-of-a?in=tpain/sets/t-wayne Charlamange: David Banner "Who Want It" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCbZixfj68c Mal: Rolling Stone P "Little Do They Know" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arWUfB-BDi4 Joe: T Pain "You Don't Know S**t" | https://soundcloud.com/tpain/you-dont-know-s**t
Rank #4: Episode 158 | "Tim Hortons?"
This week, Joe clarifies his stance on Nicki Minaj as he, Rory and Mal discuss Nicki’s latest music and Joe proclaims that the Barbz are back! (6:40). Also, J.Cole has announced that he’s dropping an album on 4/20 and unlike his previous albums Joe has a theory that J.Cole is ready to compete again (31:49). And what does Drake’s new album Scorpion mean? The guys have no idea but they do speculate on its meaning (1:05:57). Again, a day late. But always on time! New “Do We Have Sleepers?” T-Shirts are available in new color ways! Make sure you check out the link below and show the guys from the podcast that you’re a friend of the show! Salute. https://joe-budden.myshopify.com Sleeper picks of the week Mal: Dave B “Dreamboy” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VE5_8EYNF3o&feature=share Rory: Snakehips (feat. St Rulez) “Cruzin” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyTCFjMdL5U&feature=share Joe: THEY. “Ain’t The Same” | https://soundcloud.com/unofficialthey/aint-the-same
Rank #5: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 64
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Rank #6: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 53
Not Sure what wasn't covered in this episode; from All Star to the Grammys to Charlamagne to Kanye to Drake/Kendrick/Cole to Nessa & the 49ers, etc etc. We also end the podcast with Billy June, a friend of the Juan Epstein podcast, as he tells us how he lost his dominatrix virginity. www.getbevel.com - promo code: JOE
Rank #7: Episode 172 | "The Van Guard"
On this episode, Joe, Rory and Mal return and begin with recapping their week off. They also discuss new music from Travis Scott, DJ Khaled, H.E.R, YG and more (14:55). Although the guys don’t agree with all of 6ix9ine’s tactics it appears he’s changing his image and Joe reveals why he has become likable (53:50). The guys also catch up on things that happened while being away, Joe gives R. Kelly the lifetime Nasty Award (2:24:46), Demi Lovato (2:18:58), and Tristian Thompson Slapping Draymond Green (2:27:27). The wait is over, enjoy! Other topics include: People dissing Funk Flex (33:50) LeBron surpasses Michael Jordan (44:40) 50 Cent vs Floyd Mayweather (1:16:39) Kendrick Lamar’s acting debut on Power (1:31:44) Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe K. Roosevelt - “Feelings Don’t Change” | https://youtu.be/gO5M-Ee3VbA Kalin White - “More Than Just a F*ck” | https://youtu.be/7xvCvJ1bI3M Rory Noochie - “Spilling Feelings” | https://youtu.be/DCGT6clKYyc Mal Jayla Darden - “Between Us” | https://soundcloud.com/jayladarden/id
Rank #8: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 7
After last week's childhood redemption; Joe, Marisa, & Rory discuss the Summer Jam line up, a weekend full of shots (or lack there of), & Jay-Z's new streaming service "TIDAL". Did Joe close with Alma? Spoiler alert: No.
Rank #9: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 79
Started off calm lol ... if you don't like hip hop this episode may not be for you, if that's the case, we'll catch you on the next one.
Rank #10: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 8
Are 'weirdos' taking over hip hop? Joe Budden, Peter Rosenberg, Rob Markman, Lowkey, Rory, & Marisa sit down and discuss all that is hip hop in 2015. @JoeBudden @rosenbergradio @MarisaMendez @RobMarkman @LowKeyUHTN @thisisrory
Rank #11: Episode 150 | "Shrimp LaCafe"
This week Joe, Rory, and Mal had plenty to discuss and you won’t want to miss a minute of it. Starting off with their recap of the NBA All-Star weekend and Fergie’s unforgettable national anthem performance (5:38). Hell Rell was caught slippin’ at a restaurant and the guys react on his physical altercation which was caught on video (45:48). Is Blac Chyna the new Kim K? No. Nobody thinks that, but the guys do react to her alleged sex tape and grades the performance (1:06:32). And Drake’s new video released and Joe gives his in-depth opinion on, which then leads to an unexpected conversation about the Toronto rapper (1:21:01). If you’re ready to laugh with us, what are you waiting for? Tune in now! Other topics include: -Tekashi69 vs the West Coast (57:36) -Chris Rock's Netflix special (1:54:46) -Joe's son disses him, how should Joe handle it? (2:01:51)
Rank #12: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 77
Joined by Ice and Mal, this is just 2 hours of waiting for a haircut in the barbershop lol, enjoy!
Rank #13: Episode 160 | "Factory, Factoid, Fendi"
No time was wasted on this weeks episode, as Joe, Rory, and Mal address the Kanye situation immediately. They discuss Kanye’s interview with Charlemagne and his TMZ meltdown and decide it’s time to cancel Kanye West (2:53). Joe then addresses Chance the Rapper and others, who attempted to defend Kanye (33:15). Also, is Black Twitter trying to cancel Issa Rae? The guys discuss her stance on black women dating Asian men (53:37). And Joe announces that Slaughterhouse is over (1:28:53). Another loaded episode, salute. Sleeper Picks of the Week Joe: Post Malone - “Blame It On Me” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-cG38SJCJo&feature=share Mal: K. Forest - “Playa” | *Song Coming Soon* Rory: Robert Glasper and Alex Isley “No One Like You” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYwKdySiXFA&feature=share
Rank #14: Episode 174 | "The Free Money Card"
The Barbz are back! And this week Joe, Rory and Mal jump right into it and covers Nicki Minaj’s new album, “Queen” (5:12). Joe then addressees Nicki’s antics on social media and her beef with team Gwinin’ (39:06) and how she exposed Safaree’s hairline transplant during her interview with Funk Flex (1:02:06). Joe also discusses Warner Bros selling their shares in Spotify for $500 million and how it affects creators (145:38). For those wondering, Joe’s passion is on full display this episode as the guys unpack what’s on the docket. Sleeper Picks of the Week: Rory: Joyce Wrice - “Goodmorning” | https://youtu.be/OOSP4OV1dfc Joe: F5 - Left on Read Mal: Phabo - “Right Now” | https://youtu.be/lhpfWw79mqY
Rank #15: Episode 152 | "What Would You Do If Your Son Was At Home?"
Once again it’s on! This week Joe, Rory, and Mal discuss Charlamagne’s beef with Mal and the headlines from the Oscars (5:00). Tory Lanez dropped his sophomore album this past week and the guys give their thoughts on it as well as Tory’s interview at the Breakfast Club (40:55). Rick Ross’s medical scare caught everyone off guard which allowed Joe to reflect on how important Ross is to his life (56:17). And who’s the best group in Hip Hop right now? The Migos or Rae Sremmurd? The guys debate (1:31:25).... Don’t forget to cop your “Friend of The Show” T-Shirt. Make sure you check out the link below for the official podcast merchandise and more information. https://twitter.com/joebuddenpod/status/967165738409758722?s=21 Other topics include: -Joe, Rory and Mal discuss DJ Khaled’s new song (30:06) -Joe addresses Rosenberg and all the “Lil” rappers -The guys discuss the ESPN work environment allegations (2:08:09) Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: Alex Isley “When It Rains” | https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/when-it-rains/1339727195?i=1339727853 Rory: Phonte “Cry No More” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mtw2o1akZdc&feature=share Mal: Maliibu Miitch “The Count” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XzmrlxHDf8&feature=share
Rank #16: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 6
If you've been with us since Episode 2 you may remember Joe painfully discussing his childhood crush not giving him the time of day in 6th grade. Well, as usual, Twitter found her; so we reached out and brought her onto the podcast as our first guest to discuss her role in Joe's path to relationship destruction! We'll just name Episode 6, "OLS -1". Subscribe on iTunes & comment below so Marisa can reply back to you in anger lol.
Rank #17: Episode 151 | "Vicious Cycle"
This week Joe, Rory and Mal had plenty to discuss but started off with brother Lenard (Charlamagne) and Mo’Nique’s Breakfast Club interview (2:57). The guys also give an update on “Hurt Bae” and the current status of their situation and Joe breaks down the do’s and don’t’s of a break-up (17:27). And yes, Safaree and his recent antics are discussed on this week’s episode (53:22). Also, a very important guest calls into the show to discuss Wale’s latest music (1:21:26). Other topics include: -Quincy Jones apology (43:26) -Tekashi69 being arrested and Mal addresses Akademiks (1:24:18) Sleeper picks of the week: Joe: TXS “Do Good” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdutBfyXPmg&feature=share Rory: Everything Is Recorded “Show Love” (ft Syd & Sampha) | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtwzymbS1D0&feature=share Mal: Gritlok “Warfare” | https://soundcloud.com/getgritty/warfare
Rank #18: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 73
This episode we are joined by Charlamagne Tha God & Andrew Schulz of the Brilliant Idiots podcast to settle anything disagreements between Charlamagne & Joe; as well as the recent Joe vs Drake beef. There is a lot in this episode so enjoy!
Rank #19: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 24
Drake, Meek, Nicki ... eh y'all already know what were going to talk about.. lol
Rank #20: I'll Name This Podcast Later Episode 60
The Drake conversation that no one will have. Sleeper Songs Of The Week: Mari: Ty Dolla $ign "Know Y I Came" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Gj_uOmSvYA&sns=em Joe: Chris Brown "Kae" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddBf-APCXPY Rory: Lianne La Havas "Gone" | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwHtaCTEitE